Latest Barnstable Municipal Airport Stories

2008-06-24 02:29:59

By Jake Berry, Cape Cod Times, Hyannis, Mass. Jun. 21--HYANNIS -- After six months of idling on the runway, an expansion project at Barnstable Municipal Airport is now one step closer to takeoff. The Barnstable Town Council voted Thursday, 12-1, to secure a $1.7 million design grant through the Massachusetts Aeronautics Commission for a new airport terminal. The council's vote ends a six-month standoff over the grant language. The aeronautics commission first awarded the grant...

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