(a)  Applications for State financial assistance shall be made as part of the Department's overall Transportation Improvement Program (TIP), which is the Department's annual program for expenditure of funds for all modes of transportation under the control of the Department.  Deadlines for submission of applications, procedures, and forms shall be provided annually to local governments or airport authorities currently operating or proposing to develop a publicly owned airport, seaplane port or heliport which shall be open to the public without restriction.  This information shall be furnished upon request to the Director of Aviation of the Department of Transportation.

(b)  Applications for State Aid to Airports shall be made on the approved Request for Aid Form to the Director of Aeronautics.  Applications shall contain:

(1)           an executed state financial assistance Request for Aid Form,

(2)           a current airport layout plan depicting the proposed project,

(3)           a detailed cost estimate showing construction quantities and their costs, and

(4)           a narrative statement outlining the facts about the project and giving the rationale for its need.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 63‑66; 63‑70; 143B‑350(f),(g); 143B‑355;

Eff. July 1, 1978;

Amended Eff. December 1, 1993; November 1, 1991.