Funding for District 1

Tomorrow, the Maryland Board of Public Works will be considering funding for various projects across District 1. They are as follows: District 1A: ·       A request from the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) for new funding up to $1,256,607, including $1,211,602 from the Bay Restoration Fund to the City of Frostburg for the Beall Street Corridor project.  This is … Continue reading Funding for District 1

McKay in the News: Redistricting Western Maryland

Delegate McKay was quoted in Maryland Matters regarding the redistricting of Maryland. An independent commission was tasked with redrawing Maryland's Congressional (and Legislative) Districts and thus their proposals are being shown to the public in different meetings. Delegate McKay also pointed out the fact that “Like communities should be together as much as possible.” Check … Continue reading McKay in the News: Redistricting Western Maryland

Governor Hogan Announces Funding for Pedestrian Projects

In a press release on Monday, September 20, 2021, Governor Hogan announced that $16.8 million would be given in grants to support 42 projects across the State of Maryland. These projects include improving trails, bike paths, and various other pedestrian ways. Two of the projects being funded are located in District 1. They are the … Continue reading Governor Hogan Announces Funding for Pedestrian Projects

Funding for District 1

On September 15, 2021, the Maryland Board of Public Works approved funding for various projects across District 1. The projects are below: District 1A: A request from the Department of Natural Resources to commit $608,167 from the Local Parks and Playgrounds Infrastructure funding allocated to Garrett County for the following projects: ·       Accident Town Park West: $48,433 to, among other … Continue reading Funding for District 1

Funding for District 1C

This Wednesday, September 1, 2021, the Maryland Department of Public Works will be considering funding for the following projects in District 1C: A request to enter into a grant agreement for a $15,000 grant to the Board of Directors of the Cumberland Historic Cemetery Organization, Inc. for the acquisition, planning, design, construction, repair, renovation, reconstruction, site improvement, and … Continue reading Funding for District 1C

Governor Hogan Announces $400 Million for Universal Broadband for Maryland

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan today announced the launch of Connect Maryland, a transformative new initiative to supercharge the State of Maryland’s broadband investment with a total new investment of $400 million to fully address the digital divide. The governor made the announcement in Snow Hill, where he was joined by Senate President Bill Ferguson, House … Continue reading Governor Hogan Announces $400 Million for Universal Broadband for Maryland

Update for New Funding for District 1

Last week the Maryland Board of Public Works approved funding for District 1. They are listed below: District 1A: A request from the Department of Natural Resources to grant $70,000 of Program Open Space statewide funds for the acquisition in fee simple of 27.5 +/- acres (Miller property) in Garrett County.  Thiscompletely forested property is adjacent to Potomac State … Continue reading Update for New Funding for District 1