Airports in Eddy and Lincoln Counties Receive Nearly $1M for Improvements

19 Apr 2021


Nine airports in New Mexico, including those in Eddy and Lincoln counties, received $1.7 million in federal grants for various improvements, U.S. Rep. Yvette Herrell (R-NM) announced.

She said the U.S. Department of Transportation awarded the funds to airports in the Second Congressional District.

Sierra Blanca Regional Airport was awarded $600,000, the most of any airport in the district, to reconstruct 6,300 feet of taxiway and 6,300 feet of runway, read the press release.

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