CROWNSVILLE, Md (WJZ) – The Hogan administration announced Wednesday that 10 projects were recently awarded funds by the Maryland Historical Trust through the Historic Preservation Capital Grant Program.
The Historic Preservation Capital Grant Program works to assist brick-and-mortar historic preservation projects across Maryland.READ MORE: People In Baltimore Protest In Solidarity, Mourning Daunte Wright's Death After He Was Fatally Shot By Police During Traffic Stop In Minnesota
The program helps to support physical preservation projects, as well as for architectural, engineering, archeology and consulting services.READ MORE: Pause In Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Could Delay Maryland's Goals As Baltimore City Emerges As Potential New Hotspot
The Maryland Historical Trust, an agency of the Maryland Department of Planning, received more than 40 applications for projects competing for $600,000 in available grants.
“The program encourages restoration and rehabilitation of historic properties across the state and is one more way we can preserve and protect Maryland’s history and culture” Governor Larry Hogan said.MORE NEWS: Stimulus Check Update: Are You Eligible For A Plus-Up Payment?
Details on the projects awarded funds can be found by clicking here.