Jun 17 2008

Shelby Announces $1.9 Million for Birmingham International Airport

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.), a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation will release $1,900,151 to Birmingham Airport Authority for environmental mitigation.

“A strong transportation infrastructure is critical to attracting new businesses and industry,” said Shelby. “The Birmingham Airport Authority will use this funding for necessary environmental mitigation.”