Rep. Thompson announces grant funds to 4 local airports


JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Congressman Bennie Thompson announced the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Aviation Administration awarded grant funds to the following:

  • City of Vicksburg/Vicksburg Municipal Airport – $30,000
  • County of Tunica & Tunica County Airport Commission/Tunica Municipal Airport – $69,000
  • City of Lexington/CA Moore – $20,000
  • County of Yazoo/Yazoo County Airport – $20,000

Thompson said the grants are being funded as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) of 2020.

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