Fort Dodge Officials Meet with Rep. King, Federal DOT
Local officials from Fort Dodge continue to meet with federal lawmakers during their annual lobbying trip in Washington, D.C. The group, which includes representatives from Fort Dodge, Webster County, and the Greater Fort Dodge Growth Alliance are in the capitol to highlight the area's growth and make funding requests for development projects. Wednesday's agenda saw meetings with Congressman Steve King and the federal department of transportation. King says the meetings were positive and helps build the relationships that are necessary when securing funds for projects
Meetings with the DOT centered around the need to return air service to the Fort Dodge Regional Airport as well as funding requests for the runway rehabilitation project.