Sen. Brown Announces More Than $568,000 in New Federal Resources to Improve Hardin County Airport

Hardin County Airport Will Use Department of Transportation Funding to Repair Runway

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) today announced that Hardin County Airport in Kenton has been awarded $568,629 by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to rehabilitate Runway 04/22 to preserve its structural integrity and to reduce the potential for foreign object debris. The runway will undergo crack repair and overlaying.

“This is great news for Hardin County,” Brown said. “These improvements will enhance safety at Hardin County Airport. These federal dollars will go a long way in sustaining travel in and out of the airport for area residents and businesses.”

Hardin County Airport is a general aviation airport operated by the Hardin County Airport Authority. 

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