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TDOT announces aeronautics grants for Chattanooga, Cleveland airports

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NASHVILLE, TN (WRCB) -- The Tennessee Department of Transportation announced Wednesday that federal and state aeronautics grants totaling $12.2 million have been approved for 13 Tennessee airports.

In Hamilton County, the Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport will be receiving $942,210 in grants to help renovate the commercial terminal.

In Bradley County, the Cleveland Municipal Airport will receive $1,009,000 in grants to repair the apron and taxilane to serve proposed T-hangers.

The grants are made available through the Tennessee Department of Transportation's Aeronautics Division.

The Division administers federal and state funding to assist in the location, design, construction and maintenance of Tennessee's diverse public aviation system.

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