Rochester’s airport receiving $12M in American Rescue Plan funds
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — The Frederick Douglass-Greater Rochester International Airport is getting nearly $12 million in federal funding for improvements.
The U.S. Department of Transportation announced more than $39 million in COVID-19 relief funds for airports across Upstate New York, including Rochester’s.
Elmira-Corning Regional received $134,000.
These grants are funded by the American Rescue Plan Act.
The money will go toward costs related to operations, staff, concessions and more.