Governor Walker approves building improvements at the Price County Airport

Date sent: March 7, 2017

Governor Scott Walker has approved funding totaling $299,832 for building improvements needed on the equipment storage building, as well as the terminal, at the Price County Airport.

Stacey Miller, project manager with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Bureau of Aeronautics, says a larger door will be installed on the equipment storage building and the terminal building will be reroofed. The design work has begun and construction should be completed by August 2017.

Funds for these projects will come from the state, Price County and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).

Funding Breakdown

  • State = $14,992
  • Price County = $14,992
  • FAA = $269,848

Airport improvement projects are administered through the WisDOT Bureau of Aeronautics. Price County Airport is one of 97 facilities included in the Wisconsin State Airport System Plan, which makes it eligible for state and federal funding.

For more information, contact:
Stacey Miller, WisDOT airport engineering specialist
(608) 266-8167,