Improvements are on the way for both Tyler Pounds Regional Airport and the East Texas Regional Airport. The airport in Gregg County received a grant of more than $200,000. The money will go toward a service road and airport drainage. In March, the airport received a grant of more than $1- million for general improvements.
Last week, Tyler Pounds Regional Airport also received a grant of more than $1.9 million. The funding comes through the U.S. Department of Transportation.