BERLIN — The Maryland Heritage Areas Authority (MHAA) has awarded the Beach to Bay Heritage Area nearly $167,000 in funding for projects totaling $346,000. Projects receiving funding include:
The Beach to Bay Heritage Area management entity also received record funding to manage the heritage area. These grant funds support heritage tourism projects and activities that draw visitors and expand economic development and tourism-related job creation throughout the Lower Shore.
“This funding is critical to the organizations here on the shore who strive every day to maintain and promote our cultural, historic and natural resources,” said Kristen Goller, board president of the Beach to Bay Heritage Area.