The City of Nelson will contribute $10,000 towards a study of the West Kootenay Regional Airport.
A consultant has been hired to develop a plan that could improve the airport’s reliability.
Councillor Michael Dailly says it makes sense to chip in.
The study will cost about $270,000.
The Columbia Basin Trust is paying $150,000 and two RDCK rural areas are adding $10,000 each.
The City of Castlegar is picking up the rest.