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Dalhart lands grant - Airport project takes off


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By TAMMI KATE LEDFORD

The City of Dalhart was awarded a grant for approximately $501,000 for Dalhart Municipal Airport. The funds were approved by the Texas Transportation Commission at its April meeting as part of an estimated $60 million funding for planning, constructing and maintaining community airports such as the one owned and maintained by the City of Dalhart. The city is responsible for the maintenance of the runways
The funds are earmarked for planned airport improvements, which include: pavement improvements. A project consultant will be selected this summer prior to the beginning of the constructing or repairs. Project costs will be funded through the City of Dalhart and TxDOT’s Aviation Facilities Grant Program, which preserves and improves the state’s general aviation system.

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