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Congressman Peter DeFazio

Representing the 4th District of OREGON

Rep. Peter DeFazio Announces Grant to Reconstruct Taxiway at Hobby Field Airport in Creswell

Aug 24, 2018
Press Release

WASHINGTON—Rep. Peter DeFazio (OR-04) today announced that Hobby Field Airport in Creswell, Oregon will receive $200,000 from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for the reconstruction of its taxiway.

“This is great news for the many businesses and general aviation pilots who use Hobby Field Airport,” said DeFazio. “The grant will reconstruct the pavement of the airport’s busy taxiway, ensuring that pilots and the small businesses that depend on the airport can access the runway safely. I’m proud to support infrastructure investments like this, and will continue to push for increased investments as the top Democrat on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.”

According to the FAA grant notice, the grant will reconstruct over 2,100 feet of taxiway pavement that requires rehabilitation.

To see the grant notification, click here.

 

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