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ADVANCING THE ARTS ACROSS MARYLAND

GOVERNOR O'MALLEY DESIGNATES ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT DISTRICT

GOVERNOR O'MALLEY DESIGNATES ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT DISTRICT

Frostburg receives designation as "Mountain City Arts & Entertainment District"

December 04, 2008Press Release

Governor Martin O’Malley today announced that the City of Frostburg has been selected to join the State’s vibrant Arts and Entertainment (A&E) District program. Administered by the Maryland Department of Commerce through the Maryland State Arts Council, the program provides local and county governments with assorted tax benefits designed to boost economic development and create a cultural district filled with artists and arts enterprises. Maryland was one of the first states to develop a statewide A&E program.

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