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The new funding is part of the DOT’s $520.5 million national grant program for airport upgrades.
Returning commercial air flights to Sikorsky Memorial Airport has been a goal of Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim since his 2015 return to office.
Federal approval of renovations to Sikorsky’s runways would result in up to eight daily passenger flights by 2021, Mayor Joe Ganim's administration believes.
The draft acknowledged Bridgeport's 22.1 percent poverty rate and 23 percent food insecurity rate.
Tim Larson would be leaving the airport at a time when a new focus is shining on Connecticut’s shoreline airports.
The largest of the projects is a $7 million endeavor aimed at infrastructure improvements within Sikorsky Memorial Airport.
The proposals to the state bond commission include $7 million for improvements to Sikorsky Memorial Airport.
Since taking office in December, Laura Hoydick has been eager to put Stratford’s obstreperous past behind and focus on a positive political environment.
Bridgeport officials are negotiating the sale of the city-owned airport in the town of Stratford with the Connecticut Aviation Authority.
There are plenty of options outside of the county -- but none are particularly convenient.