Brown Announces Nearly $55,000 in Federal Funds to Improve Airport in Monroe County

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has awarded $54,900 to the Monroe County Airport Authority and Monroe County Commissioners for upgrades to the Monroe County Airport.

“The Monroe County Airport supports tourism and commerce in Monroe County,” Brown said. “This funding will improve the safety and efficiency of the airport so it can remain a reliable option for the county.”

This grant to the Monroe County Airport will go toward reconstructing the airport’s runway.