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FNS Photo by Darren Gibbins Due to wear and tear on its runways, the Grand Forks airport is getting $4.1 million from the Federal Aviation Administration for taxiway construction, as well as another $1.3 million from the state. The Grand Forks airport is scheduled to use the funds to redesign and rebuild a five-way taxiway intersection near where the old terminal was located.

More funding for ND airports: Facilities to receive federal grants for infrastructure, safety

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GRAND FORKS — Five airports across the state will receive more than $17 million in federal grants, U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., announced Thursday.


The Grand Forks International Airport will receive more than $4.1 million to redesign and reconstruct part of its taxiway. The Devils Lake Regional Airport will receive more than $1.2 million primarily to purchase a new firetruck.

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John Hageman
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