Rep. Slaughter Announces $1.4 Million Grant for Greater Rochester International Airport

Published 08/19 2014 02:19PM

Updated 08/19 2014 06:53PM

Rochester, NY (WROC)-  Today, Congresswoman Louise M. Slaughter announced that the Greater Rochester International Airport was awarded a $1,434,567 million in federal grant funded by the U.S. Department of Transportation to add 850 feet of runway to Taxiway E.

“Expanding our airport’s capacity has always been a priority of mine, and I’m glad to have secured over $27 million for improvements since 2005,” Rep. Slaughter said. “I will continue to support investments in transportation, infrastructure, and the jobs that come with those projects.”

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