Bishop Announces Funds for Local Airport Improvements

September 14, 2021
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Dan Bishop (NC-09) announced that North Carolina’s Board of Transportation awarded the Laurinburg-Maxton Airport with $180,000 in state funds to design a new above-ground fuel farm:

“North Carolina’s Laurinburg-Maxton Airport has an opportunity to be an economic driver for our region. These new funds will ensure the airport can realize its mission. Specifically, the $180,000 in funding will allow the Laurinburg-Maxton Airport to construct a new above-ground fuel farm. This is terrific news and I look forward to its completion,” said Rep. Dan Bishop.

The North Carolina Board of Transportation approved over $29 million for aviation projects across the state. For more information on those projects click here