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August 16, 2012
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Airport receives $1.3 million in federal grants

The Minden-Tahoe Airport has been awarded $1.3 million in federal grants to rehabilitate the primary taxiway, County Manager Steve Mokrohisky announced Thursday.

The three Federal Aviation Administration grants are the first to be administered since passage of the airport use ordinance in 2010, regaining compliance with federal regulation and bringing on new management.

"Two years ago, our residents said they wanted an economically vibrant and financially self-sufficient general aviation airport with a focus on soaring and sport aviation," Mokrohisky said. "We listened, and thanks to the new airport use ordinance adopted by our voters, we are now receiving the funds …

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