Pekin Municipal Airport will celebrate the completion of recent renovations with a ribbon-cutting ceremony from noon to 1 p.m. July 19.

The work, which began in May, includes new runway pavement. According to Todd Dugan, Pekin Municipal Airport manager, the renovations will improve services for local and transient aircraft and improve safety. Dugan said the runway pavement had cracking issues that were addressed during the renovations.

Pekin Municipal Airport is located at 13906 Airport Lane, Pekin. For more information, visit