Local Airport Awarded State Grant

The Wolf Administration has announced nearly $14 million in grant funding to make infrastructure and equipment upgrades at 29 Pennsylvania airports and one of them is in our area. The Danville-Riverside Airport is receiving $180,000 in state grant money to install pilot visual aid equipment and replace runway lighting. Pennsylvania ranks 13th in the country in the number of public-use aviation facilities with 127 airports, heliports, and seaplane bases.