Economic stimulus for new runway lights

RALEIGH In all, North Carolina airports will get $12 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. The Asheville Regional airport will get $7.5 million for terminal improvements.

"Through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act we are creating jobs in North Carolina and across the country while investing in the long-term safety and economic vitality of our airports," said Secretary LaHood in a statement released to the media.

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