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Governor Walker approves design project at Lancaster Municipal Airport

July 29, 2014

Governor Scott Walker today announced a $148,875 project to do both preliminary and final design for runway rehabilitation at Lancaster Municipal Airport.

Stacey J. Miller, airport engineering specialist with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT), said the project will rehabilitate runway pavement found to be in poor condition.

Funding Breakdown

  • State = $5,250
  • City of Lancaster = $5,250
  • Federal Aviation Administration = $138,375

The project is expected to be completed by fall of 2015.

Lancaster Municipal Airport is one of 98 facilities included in the Wisconsin State Airport System Plan, which makes it eligible for state and federal funding. Airport improvement projects are administered through WisDOT’s Bureau of Aeronautics.

For more information, contact:
Stacey J. Miller, WisDOT airport engineering specialist
(608) 266-8167,



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