State approves $400k for Orange County Airport
The Texas Transportation Commission approved approximately $400,000 for improvements to the Orange County Airport at a May meeting.
According to a press release from the Texas Department of Transportation, the funds are earmarked for planned airport improvements including engineering and construction of new hangars at the facility. Project costs will be funded through Orange County and TxDOT's Aviation Facilities Grant Program, which was designed to preserve and improve the state's general aviation system. A project consultant will be selected this summer, the release read.