Bootheel airports among those picked for grants

Tuesday, September 9, 2003

ST. LOUIS -- Missouri airports will receive $26 million in federal grants, Transportation Secretary Norman Mineta said Monday.

Those airports receiving grants include:

$2.5 million to help construct a new runway at the Kennett airport in Southeast Missouri.

In addition, grant money will go toward airports in the following communities: Cape Girardeau, Dexter, Caruthers-ville, New Madrid, Sikeston, Perryville, Poplar Bluff, and Piedmont.

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