Tompkins County
New York


Authorizing Acceptance of a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Grant to Rehabilitate General Aviation (GA) Apron, Install Perimeter Fencing, and Install Apron Lighting - Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport




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Resolution/Document Body

WHEREAS, the County has received a grant offer from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in the amount of $1,550,274 to help finance the Rehabilitation of the General Aviation (GA) Apron, Installation of Perimeter Fencing, and Installation of Apron Flood Lighting at the Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport, and


WHEREAS, the budget for this project will be $1,722,527 and the financing is as follows: 


FAA Share (90.0%)                                                                      Account No. HT 5601.44592              $1,550,274

NYS Department of Transportation Share (5.0%)               Account No. HT 5601.43592              $   86,126

Airport Operational Budget                                                        Account No. HT 5601.45031              $   86,127

              (PFC’s instead of Operational Funds once application has been finalized)

, now therefore be it                   


              RESOLVED, on recommendation of the Facilities and Infrastructure Committee, That the grant offer from the FAA in the amount of $1,550,274 be and hereby is accepted and that the County Administrator, of his designee, is authorized to execute the required documents.



Meeting History

Sep 11, 2017 5:15 PM  Facilities and Infrastructure Committee Special Meeting
MOVER:Michael Sigler, Member
SECONDER:Glenn Morey, Vice Chair
AYES:David McKenna, Glenn Morey, Michael Sigler, Daniel Klein
EXCUSED:Peter Stein
Sep 11, 2017 5:30 PM Media Tompkins County Legislature Special Meeting
MOVER:David McKenna, Member
SECONDER:Glenn Morey, Member
AYES:Will Burbank, James Dennis, Rich John, Dooley Kiefer, Daniel Klein, Michael Lane, Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, Martha Robertson, David McKenna, Glenn Morey, Michael Sigler
EXCUSED:Carol Chock, Anna Kelles, Peter Stein