WATERFOWL CHESAPEAKE

WATERFOWL CHESAPEAKE

The Easton Economic Development Corporation and Waterfowl Chesapeake have joined forces to conduct a feasibility analysis for the restoration and redevelopment of the historic Armory building located in downtown Easton.  A series of visioning sessions are being held to identify potential uses, resources, and next steps. Ideas that have emerged range from creating a space […]

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Town of Easton

The effort to update Easton’s Zoning Ordinance continues with the Planning Commission and staff discussing a variety of issues they would like to address at both regular monthly meetings and special workshop sessions.  Recently, the Commission outlined a schedule for the next three month’s effort on this project. The Commission established the following dates and […]

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Winners Announced for 2019 Talbot Chamber of Commerce Business Awards Program

The Talbot County Chamber is pleased to announce the winners of the 2019 Business Awards. Each year the Talbot Chamber asks its members to nominate individuals and organizations to be recognized for outstanding service to our community. The Chamber Board of Directors reviews the nominations and votes for a winner in each category. The Awards […]

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Building African American Minds

Construction of the new BAAM Athletic Center on Jowite Street is well on the way to completion. Solar roof panels have been installed, which will generate 100% of the Center’s electric energy usage. BAAM will fully own all of the panels thanks to Brent and Michelle Beerley who generously contributed towards this solar project. The […]

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Easton Arts District Culture Crossing Celebrates Easton’s Artistic and Ethnic Diversity

EASTON, Md. – The inaugural Easton Arts District Culture Crossing was successfully launched on Saturday, July 13. Culture Crossing is an artisan’s summer showcase celebrating the diversity of Easton’s neighborhoods. It is the first event being presented by the Easton Arts District. Maryland Secretary of Commerce Kelly M. Schulz recently announced Easton as one of two […]

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Rock that D&I and Score High on Innovation!

Focusing on Diversity and Inclusion is all the rage! Why? As businesses face increasing pressure to innovate to stay ahead of the market, they are looking for strategic ways to capture new ideas. The people most apt to innovate are the people that world isn’t optimized for, and that includes people with disabilities of all […]

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Economic News

Opportunity Zones spur investment in economically distressed census tracts by reducing capital gains taxes for investors.  As previously reported, most of Easton is located in an Opportunity Zone.  The State of Maryland has layered additional incentives for O-Zone investors, including tax credits for companies that locate or expand in a Maryland Opportunity Zone.  These companies […]

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