For Immediate Release: 

A new program is now available to  commercial property owners, as well as business owners,  within the Central Business District.  The Central Business District Façade Improvement Program applications are now available for download on the City of Cumberland’s website at https://DocumentCenter/View/3239/CBD-Facade-Improvement-App21Update2 under Historic Preservation Commission Announcements  The maximum award is $10,000 and requires a 25/75 match by the applicant.  The maximum allocation for a request for funding for signs will not exceed $5,000. Applications are due by noon on April 30, 2020.  For more information, please contact Ruth Davis-Rogers, Historic Planner/Preservation Coordinator at or 301-759-6431.