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Frederick Street project gets $1 million state grant

December 20th, 2022 by WCBC Radio

Allegany and Garrett counties will receive a combined $6.8 million for economic development projects, part of a $50 million grant package announced recently by Governor Larry Hogan. Included in the Allegany County projects was $1 million for the renovation of 19 Frederick St., which has been vacant since the Allegany County Human Resources and Development Commission moved into a new building on Virginia Avenue in 2009. Cumberland Mayor Ray Morriss said last week that a developer has been interested in the building, and while no deal has been finalized, he is optimistic…