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Congressman Thompson Announces Coronavirus Response Grants for 2nd District Airports

April 14, 2020
Press Release

For Immediate Release                                                                                                    Contact : Ty James

April 14, 2020                                                                                                                            (202) 225-5876

 

 

 

Congressman Thompson Announces Coronavirus Response Grants for 2nd  District Airports

 

 

 

WASHINGTON—U.S. Rep. Thompson Congressman Thompson (MS-02),  today announced the award of $9,141,630 in grants to 21 Second Congressional District airfields experiencing severe economic disruption because of  the COVID-19 public health emergency. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) awards, made available directly from the U.S. Treasury were funded in the recently enacted Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.

 

 

City

Airport Name

Total

Batesville

Panola County

$30,000

Belzoni

Belzoni Municipal

$20,000

Carroll (County)

Greenwood-Leflore

$69,000

Charleston

Charleston Municipal

$1,000

Clarksdale

Fletcher Field

$30,000

Cleveland

Cleveland Municipal

$30,000

Crystal Springs

Copiah County

$30,000

Drew

Ruleville-Drew

$20,000

Greenville

Greenville Mid-Delta

$69,000

Grenada

Grenada Municipal

$30,000

Hollandale

Hollandale Municipal

$1,000

Indianola

Indianola Municipal

$30,000

Jackson

Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International

$8,561,630

Kosciusko

Kosciusko-Attala County

$20,000

Lexington

C A Moore

$20,000

Raymond

John Bell Williams

$30,000

Tunica

Tunica Municipal

$69,000

Vicksburg

Vicksburg Municipal

$30,000

Water Valley

Water Valley Municipal

$1,000

Winona

Winona-Montgomery County

$30,000

Yazoo City

Yazoo County

$20,000

 

 

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