These awards followed a competitive selection process culminating in the Performing Duties of Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment’s selection of these proposals on August 13, 2021. These infrastructure projects benefit local installations and provide support to our service members, their families, and the Department’s missions. The awards derive from Fiscal Year 2021 appropriated funding and leverage an additional $68 million in non-Federal funding for a total investment of $128 million.
Runway Reconstruction for Manhattan Regional Airport
$5,925,150 to the City of Manhattan, Kansas to undertake a $6,729,187 project to reconstruct a runway at Manhattan Regional Airport for Fort Riley, Kansas. The project will support military use of the local civilian aviation facility.