Schlemeyer Field in Odessa Receives New Grant Money for Renovations

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - Almost 500 thousand dollars in grant money lands at Schlemeyer Field in Odessa.

The Texas Transportation Commission awarded the big grant during this month's meeting.

That money will be used for airport improvements, including terminal buildings and new pavement.

A contract for the project is expected to be awarded this fall.

Project costs will be funded through TXDOT's Aviation Facilities Grant Program and Ector County.