OCDC moves forward with the Workforce Housing and Somerset Street improvements. View OCPD project
OCDC received the Commitment to Excellence Award from Kenneth C. Holt, MD Secretary of Housing and Community Development. OCDC received this award for Neighborhood Revitalization efforts to renovate buildings and facilitate seasonal employee housing.
OCDC has been awarded the following grants for this year from the Maryland Department of Housing & Community Development: $50,000 for Façade Improvement Program, $50,000 for Green Building Initiatives Program, and $50,000 for its Business Assistance Program. In addition, DHCD has awarded a grant of $65,000 for demolition/predevelopment costs for a mixed use project to… Read more »
At its October 26th Annual Meeting, the Community Development Network of Maryland provided OCDC with its Impact Award. This prestigious award is provided annually to an organization that has shown a tremendous impact on its community.
The OCDC has been informed by the Maryland Department of Housing & Community Development that it will be receiving the following funds in 2016: $50,000 for the OCDC Facade Improvement Program, $50,000 for Green Building Initiatives Program, and $200,000 towards the new Royalton Hotel mixed use project (1101 Atlantic Avenue) for demolition work.
On Saturday, November 14th, the OCDC will hold its 3rd annual OC Clean Sweep. This event includes having volunteers pick up trash and debris between the Inlet and 17th Street. Lunch and a shirt will be provided to volunteers. The event begins at 10 am at the OCDC office at 108 Dorchester Street in downtown… Read more »
The first downtown craft beer festival is being held at Sunset Park on October 24th from 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm. Shore Craft.com, OCDC and the Town of Ocean City are sponsoring this inaugural event. For more information about the event including tickets, participating breweries, and food trucks check out wwww.shorecraftbeerfest.com.
This annual tournament, held on October 7th at Ocean City Golf Club had 30 teams participating. The weather was excellent. Funds from this tournament are used for several OCDC projects and programs.
June 25 Summer Kick Off Event at Sunset Park – Radio Birds and PUSH – 7 pm to 9 pm – 410-289-7739 July 2 Sunset Park Party Nights at Sunset Park – Lauren Glick & the Mood Swingers/Blues/R&B/Jazz (Co-Sponsor -O.C. Chamber) – 7 pm to 9 pm – 410-289-7739 – July 9 Sunset Park Party… Read more »
Each event will start at 3 pm: June 8 – Tommy Edward (Rod Stewart tribute); June 15 – British Invasion Experience (Beatles tribute); July 13 – Blake Haley (acoustic, country, rock); July 27 – Rob Fahey (rock); August 10 – Nate Clendenen duo (acoustic rock); August 24 – Troy Mawyer (rock); September 21 – Tsunami… Read more »