Governor Walker Approves More Than $198,000 for Project at Taylor County Airport
Governor Scott Walker today (September 12) announced a $198,334 project to purchase snow removal equipment and attachments for the Taylor County Aiport in Medford.
Eric Johnson, airport development engineer with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation said the equipment includes a tractor with blade, blower, broom and loader attachments to keep the aiport pavement clear of ice and snow.
Taylor County -$9,917
Federal Aviation Administration-$178,500
The equipment will be delivered by November, just in time for Wisconsin's winter season.
Taylor County Airport is one of 98 facilities in the Wisconsin State Airport System Plan (SASP). The airport is classified as a medium general aviation airport. It supports most single and multi-engine general aviation aircraft including aircraft commonly used by businesses.