WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) today announced that $314,395 has been awarded to the Greene County Regional Airport Authority and Greene County Board of Commissioners by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The federal funds will be used to construct a taxiway and remove obstructions from the runways at Greene County – Lewis A. Jackson Regional Airport.

“This is great news for Greene County,” Brown said. “These improvements will enhance the capacity of the Greene County – Lewis A. Jackson Airport.  These federal dollars will go a long way in sustaining travel in and out of the airport for area residents and businesses.”

Greene County – Lewis A. Jackson Airport is a general aviation airport associated with Dayton.