Council Approves Bump in Airport Funding
August 19, 2020
The Sidney City Council approved increasing funding for the Sidney Municipal Airport.
On Tuesday, Aug. 11, the Sidney City Council debated a proposal for reinstating funding for the airport. For the 2019-2020 fiscal year, the Sidney Airport Authority requested $169,350.44. Also during that period, the city's valuation decreased by 12 percent. The council approved reducing the airport authority's funding by the same rate as all other departments in the City, resulting in a decrease to $128,244.53.
This year, the Airport Authority requested the full amount available, $173,357 for FY 2020-2021...