John Happ, Director of Easterwood Airport received the "Excellence in Aviation Transportation Award" Wednesday morning in Irving, Texas.
The award is given to the top leader in aviation in Texas throughout the year. It was presented to Happ at the 16th Annual Transportation and Infrastructure Summit.
The Summit lasts through Friday and will feature Victor Mendez, the Administrator of the Federal Highway Administration, and several other speakers from 14 states and 8 countries.
More than 600 officials and public leaders are currently attending the summit.