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Marion accepts $1.4 million
bid for airport improvements

From the June 27, 2018 issue of The Journal
By Richard Harris
   The Marion County Airport is about to get some big upgrades with the state footing most of the bill. County Manager Jason Tinsley secured a state grant of more than $1 million, which will be used along with local funds to resurface, re-stripe, add runway lighting, and install a security fence around the airport.
   The County Commission recently voted to accept a bid of $1,410,816 from ... The rest of the story.