England Airpark awarded the low bidder, Merrick, LLC, the $3.2 million construction contract for Emergency Access Road Improvements - Phase 1. In this remarkable effort, the England Authority Board moved from authorization, design, bid and award of contract for this 3.5 miles of road in less than 90 days.

This project will be funded by a combination of funds from the Federal Aviation Administration and the LDOTD Aviation Trust Fund.