Governor Walker approves more than $473,000 project at Solon Springs Municipal Airport
June 18, 2012
Governor Scott Walker today announced a $473,597 project to upgrade the electrical system and install navigational aids at the Solon Springs Municipal Airport in Douglas County.
Stacey Miller, airport engineering specialist with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT), said the project will increase visibility and safety for pilots landing at the airport. The runway lighting will be upgraded from low intensity to medium intensity lighting.
The project is scheduled to be completed by October 2012.
- State = $19,618
- Village of Solon Springs and town of Solon Springs = $19,619
- Federal Aviation Administration = $434,360
Solon Springs Municipal Airport is located two miles south of the village of Solon Springs. It has one paved runway, which is 3,100 feet.
For more information, contact:
Airport Engineering Specialist Stacey Miller, WisDOT
(608) 266-8167, email@example.com