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Farr Introduces Bill to Protect Federal Waters Off California Coast
July 14, 2016
Mesa Del Ray Airport Receives $162,000 Federal Grant
July 13, 2016
WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Sam Farr (D-Calif.) announced that the Mesa Del Ray Airport in King City will receive a federal grant totaling $162,000 from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The funding will be used to update the airport master plan and airport layout to better serve passengers.
“Mesa Del Ray Airport is an important connecting hub for communities in the region,” said Rep. Farr. “Rural airports are important pieces in our nation’s infrastructure and this investment will uplift the entire region.”
“Our airport is a tremendous resource in our community and is used for a number of activities, including both general aviation and as a base for emergency wildfire operations. I look forward to the improvements and upgrades this grant will allow so that it can continue to provide those services,” said King City Mayor, Robert Cullen.
More information about this grant from the Federal Aviation Administration is available here.
Farr Statement on Rule Regarding Lemons From Argentina
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute Receives $75,000 Federal Grant
July 12, 2016
Farr Statement on Louisiana, Minnesota and Dallas Shootings
July 8, 2016
WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Sam Farr (D-Calif.) released the following statement regarding the recent tragedies in Louisiana, Minnesota and Dallas.