Airport runway closed

K&E Excavating, the Ken Jernstedt Airfield runway shift contractor, has released its new schedule for resuming construction after the winter shut down.

The project calls for the runway to e closed from May 13 through June 13 and for the project to be substantially complete by June 13.

Prior to May 13 some construction activity will occur at the east end of the runway. However, this will not require the runway to be closed.

The Dalles airport has offered no-cost tie downs during the construction period.

For details call the Port office at 541- 386-1645.

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