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FAA Slashes Merced Regional Airport Allocation by $13.6 Million

As Merced Mayor Mike Murphy puts it, "the fed giveth" and "taketh away." Allocated $16.9 million in CARES Act funding, the Merced Regional Airport saw its allocation slashed to $3.3 million this week. Even though that's a huge cut, Murphy says the allocation is significant and will be put toward...

Merced, Fresno Airports Reap Nearly $30M in COVID Grants

Federal CARES Act funding totaling more than $30 million is headed to eight Valley airports to help ease COVID-19 business impacts and prevent job losses. The office of Rep. Jim Costa (D-Fresno) announced the grants Friday. Merced Regional Airport and Fresno Yosemite International Airport will receive a combined $29.82 million....