Canandaigua Airport Receives Grant

News Date: 
06/05/2014

Ontario County IDA received a grant through the Federal Aviation Administration, Airport Improvement Program in the amount of $292,500 for the purchase of new snow removal equipment at the Canandaigua Airport. Specifically, this equipment is a front end loader with interchangeable bucket and 14' plow blade. This equipment will enable us to more quickly and efficiently clear snow from our newly extended runway, taxiway and aircraft parking areas and ultimately better serve our aviation customers and the flying public.

The specifics of the grant are: $292,500 FAA share at 90%

$16,250 local share (OCIDA) at 5%

$16,250 NYSDOT share at 5%