Congressman Filner announces more than $169,000 in federal funds for repairs to Brawley Municipal Airport

Congressman Bob Filner today announced Brawley Municipal Airport will receive $169,594 from the U.S. Department of Transportation.

“I’m proud to announce Brawley Municipal Airport will receive much needed federal funds to make repairs to ensure the safety of the airport,” said Congressman Filner.

The grant will provide federal funding for the rehabilitation of the aircraft parking apron at Brawley Municipal Airport.  The project consists of slurry sealing and marking of the apron pavement.  The repairs are necessary to preserve the service life of the pavement and to enhance the safety of aircraft operations.