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U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine, both Virginia Democrats, have announced that airports in the state are expected to receive $399,740,660 in federal funds over the next five years as a result of the infrastructure deal signed into law last week.

Ingalls Field in Bath County is expected to receive $555,000. The funding will be distributed to Virginia airports over five years.

The funding represents Virginia’s share of $15 billion in direct grants to airports around the country as a result of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act.

Kaine and Warner said, “It’s with great pride that we applaud President Biden’s signing of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act – a historic law that will bring critically-overdue funding into our communities and create a new generation of good-paying American jobs. The investments made possible by this law will bring Virginia’s infrastructure into the twenty-first century by fixing crumbling roadways, bolstering public transit systems, bridging the broadband gap, and strengthening our coastal resiliency. As former governors of Virginia, we know that getting a bill signed into law is only the beginning, and we’ll be working with folks on the ground to ensure this bill is implemented quickly and efficiently.”

The funding will be distributed to Virginia airports over five years as follows:

·Washington Dulles International: $120,399,725

·Ronald Reagan Washington National: $116,734,485

·Richmond International: $35,608,215

·Norfolk International: $33,098,390

·Charlottesville-Albemarle: $15,444,835

·Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional: $14,977,645

·Newport News/Williamsburg International: $10,194,005

·Lynchburg Regional/Preston Glenn Field: $6,497,230

·Shenandoah Valley Regional: $5,066,130

·Manassas Regional/Harry P. Davis Field: $3,735,000

·Leesburg Executive: $3,735,000

·Virginia Highlands: $1,480,000

·Virginia Tech/Montgomery Executive: $1,480,000

·Culpeper Regional: $1,480,000

·Danville Regional: $1,480,000

·New River Valley: $1,480,000

·Blue Ridge: $1,480,000

·Chesapeake Regional: $1,480,000

·Hampton Roads Executive: $1,480,000

·Richmond Executive-Chesterfield County: $1,480,000

·Hanover County Municipal: $1,480,000

·Warrenton-Fauquier: $1,480,000

·Winchester Regional: $1,480,000

·Franklin Regional: $790,000

·Front Royal-Warren County: $790,000

·Twin County: $790,000

·Louisa County/Freeman Field: $790,000

·Luray Caverns: $790,000

·Mountain Empire: $790,000

·Accomack County: $790,000

·Orange County: $790,000

·Dinwiddie County: $790,000

·New Kent County: $790,000

·William M. Tuck: $790,000

·Mecklenburg-Brunswick Regional: $790,000

·Stafford Regional: $790,000

·Suffolk Executive: $790,000

·Tappahannock-Essex County: $790,000

·Middle Peninsula Regional: $790,000

·Emporia-Greensville Regional: $550,000

·Farmville Regional: $550,000

·Ingalls Field: $550,000

·Lee County: $550,000

·Tazewell County: $550,000

·Tangier Island: $550,000

· Lonesome Pine: $550,000

·Brookneal/Campbell County: $550,000

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