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Posts Tagged ‘Neighborhood Revitalization’

WALKTOBER Trails

WALKTOBER Trails We have made it to our last blog for the Walktober series. Get ready because we are sharing two different trails to take advantage of for the Halloween weekend. In the beginning of the series we first introduced the Great Allegheny Passage located in Western, Maryland. Week two, we presented the Lafayette Trail  Read the Rest…

WALKTOBER Trails

WALKTOBER Trails We continue our Walktober blog series by introducing you to a new trail located in Howard county. For those who don’t know what Walktober is, the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) and other Maryland agencies, including the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development have funded and supported incredible walking trails throughout the  Read the Rest…

WEATHERIZATION MONTH

WEATHERIZATION MONTH Our new  blog series this month is highlighting 45 years of success for the Weatherization Assistance Program. Each week we feature the many benefits of energy efficient homes to help reduce total residential energy expenses and improve overall health and safety. The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development maintains the program for  Read the Rest…

WALKTOBER Trails

WALKTOBER Trails We’re back for the continuation of our Walktober blog series for the month of October. The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) and other Maryland agencies, including the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development have had a great opportunity to fund and support incredible walking trails throughout the state. Last week we introduced  Read the Rest…

WEATHERIZATION MONTH

WEATHERIZATION MONTH What is the Weatherization Assistance Program and why should you care? This program was created in 1976 by President Gerald Ford who signed the Energy Conservation and Production Act into law. The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development maintains the program for Maryland’s residents.  The program supports the increase of energy efficient  Read the Rest…

WALKTOBER Trails

WALKTOBER Trails   What is WALKTOBER? Walktober is when the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) and other Maryland agencies, including the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development, promote and host public events spotlighting Maryland pedestrians’ safety, health, and commuting options in current walk programs and initiatives. Our department has had a unique opportunity to  Read the Rest…

Hogan Administration Announces Community Legacy Grants

For immediate release: October 24, 2018 Contact: Shareese Churchill shareese.churchill@maryland.gov 410-974-2316 Hogan Administration Announces Community Legacy Grants Neighborhood revitalization program awards $8 million to 79 projects statewide ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan today announced $8 million in Fiscal Year 2019 grant awards through the Community Legacy program managed by the Maryland Department of Housing  Read the Rest…

Governor Hogan Announces More Than $5.6 Million to Enhance the Quality of Life in 13 MD Communities

NEW CARROLTON, MD —The construction of a million gallon water tank in the Town of Westport, the expansion of a food pantry in Easton and the rehabilitation of a senior home in Leonardtown to make it more energy efficient rehabilitation are among the projects benefitting this year from DHCD’s Community Development Block Grant program. The Hogan administration announced more than  Read the Rest…

Net-Zero: Suitland Home is 100 Years Old But State-of-the-Art When it Comes to Energy Efficiency

Suitland, MD – A renovated home in Suitland may be 100 years old but as the first Net-Zero home in Prince George’s County it represents the state-of-the-art in energy efficiency. The house will be a stop on a tour hosted by the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo when the group meets in Washington, D.C. in November. Greenbuild is the world’s largest  Read the Rest…