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Emmitsburg is a Community Legacy Grant Awardee

The Town is pleased to announce that we were awarded $50,000 for the FY2019 Community Legacy Grant program.  Awardee List

The Community Legacy program:

  • Is a partnership between the Town and the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD)
  • DHCD provides 50% matching grants for exterior façade and other exterior improvements, and the property owner pays the other 50%.
  • The maximum grant is $12,500 per property, per State fiscal year, as long as money is available. 

Applications for the grant can be obtained at the Town Office or you can downloaded a pdf.  They are due no later than January 4, 2019.  Please contact the Town Planner, Zach Gulden, at 301-600-6309 or by email at for more information.