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UPC WESTSIDE CDC LIVE WHERE YOU WORSHIP, LIVE WHERE YOU EDUCATE PROGRAM

Live Where You Worship (LWYW), Live Where You Educate (LWYE) is a benefit offered to faith community parishioners and educators in the Upton Community to assist with down payments and closing costs for homes in the Upton community. The LWYW, LWYE program provides an opportunity for congregants and educators in the Upton community to receive support to purchase a property in the Upton community. As part of the Upton Master Plan implementation process, Upton Planning Committee (UPC) is offering members of Upton’s faith and education communities a grant for up to $25,000 to purchase homes close to their worship centers [...]

Maryland Designates Two New Arts and Entertainment Districts

BALTIMORE, MD (July 1, 2019) – Maryland Secretary of Commerce Kelly M. Schulz today announced the designation of two new Arts and Entertainment (A&E) Districts in Maryland. The Town of Easton and the area along the Pennsylvania Avenue corridor in Baltimore will join 26 existing Districts in the state. The Districts offer tax-related incentives to help attract artists, arts organizations, and other creative enterprises to these areas, and are aimed at developing and promoting community involvement, tourism, and revitalization. A&E District designations last for 10 years. “Maryland’s Arts and Entertainment Districts serve an important role in revitalizing communities across the [...]