Congressman Steve Cohen

Representing the 9th District of Tennessee

Congressman Cohen Announces $4.2 Million Grant to Memphis International Airport

September 24, 2019
Press Release
Funds to construct deicing pad and associated facilities


WASHINGTON – Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) today announced a $4.2 million U.S. Department of Transportation grant to construct a deicing pad and related facilities at the Memphis International Airport.  


Congressman Cohen made the following statement: 


“Investments in the Memphis International Airport not only benefit the traveling public; they also create good-paying jobs. I’m pleased that the airport will be getting a new deicing pad, which is critical for safe flying in winter.”