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Council Votes to Forgo Beacon Project, Return 2016 Airport Grant Funds 

After discussing a proposal to allocate federal grant monies to relocate and enhance the beacon light at the Briggs-Smith Memorial Airport, the Memphis City Council ultimately decided to return the funds to the government. The federal Airport Improvement Program annually allocated $150,000 in grant funds for the Memphis airport. However the funds must be used […]

Pilots’ Association Teaming Up With City to Get Airport Renovation Project Off the Ground

With the specter of being forced to repay more than $50,000 in engineering fees, the City of Memphis on Thursday night agreed to move forward with a nearly $500,000 renovation project at Briggs Smith Memorial Airport. The Memphis City Council had been hesitant to earmark roughly $50,000 in city funding to the project, a required […]


REQUESTS FOR BIDS/INVITATION FOR BIDS CITY OF MEMPHIS MEMPHIS MEMORIAL AIRPORT MoDOT Project No. 13-026A-1   Sealed bids subject to the conditions and provisions presented herein will be received until 2:00 PM, Prevailing Central Time, May 29, 2015 and then publicly opened and read at Memphis City Hall; City of Memphis; 125 W. Jefferson; Memphis, […]