The Penn Yan-Yates County Airport is among the regional airports that will share $20.5 million in state funding through New York’s “Aviation Capital Grant Program.”
The airport will receive $421,200 to undertake an airport sanitary sewer extension.
Other regional airports that will get state funds are:
‒ Corning-Painted Post Airport: $448,200 million to construct a helicopter maintenance and storage hangar;
‒ Finger Lakes Regional Airport: $662,474 to construct a new Jet-A Fuel Farm.
The grants are used for safety, infrastructure, and economic development projects.