In Chronological Order
August 12, 2003: LVIA awarded $2.4 million for taxiway improvements
September 14, 2011: Lehigh Valley International Airport is about to spend $16 million on runway safety measures (FAA covers most of the cost)
October 13, 2011: Judge orders Lehigh Valley International Airport to pay $16 million to settle land dispute
September 14, 2012: The Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority will receive a $5.3 million federal grant for runway safety improvements
January 22, 2013: ... install $4.5 million in new lighting, climate controls, power generators and other energy-saving devices-- "LVIA spent the past three years $14 million on renovating its main terminal."
December 14, 2013: Passenger traffic at LVIA drops to its lowest total since 1985
SOURCE: 'Fly LVIA'
One other point worth mentioning is who the LVIA Board of Governors are. As far as I know not one of them has a pilot's license nor any experience in aviation marketing. All are political appointees of Lehigh and Northampton county elected executives.
Enough said. I'll let others to make of this what they will.