NEWS BRIEF: FFA paves way for Reno-Stead Airport runway improvements
Reno-Stead Airport has been presented a $21 million grant from the Federal Aviation Administration. grant in Reno-Stead history. The grant provides funding for runway reconstruction that will enhance operational safety.
The Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority Board, which owns and operates Reno-Stead Airport, approved the construction contract for the Runway 8-26 project. Sparks-based Road and Highway Builders, LLC, will serve as contractor. Cr and construction is set to begin March 8.
A commercial use is defined as, “recreation use of the public lands and related waters for business or financial gain.” Returning applicants must be in good standing with the BLM to be considered for the 2020 renewal process.