City officials in Rochelle held a ceremony this morning at the Municipal Airport for the expansion of the runway along with the new taxiway. The project totaled 3.1 million dollars.
The runway has been extended 775 feet. It now totals just over 5,000 feet.
The new taxiway is 13 hundred feet.
Gredco Director Jason Anderson said that the longer runway means that bigger planes can now land at the ...read more