April 11, 2016FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 11, 2016
Contact: Andrea Davey, Public Affairs Officer
PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY PLANNING BOARD APPROVES
|St. Joseph’s Chapel, Beltsville||Hitching Post Hill, Hyattsville
|Chapel of the Incarnation, Brandywine||Pleasant Prospect, Bowie
|Frederick and Frances Watkins House, Bowie||Wagner House, Accokeek|
|Brookfield of the Berrys, Upper Marlboro||3721 36th Street, Mount Rainier|
|Epiphany Episcopal Church, Forestville||Harvey Dairy Store, Hyattsville
|Cheltenham United Methodist Church, Cheltenham
|Kleiner-Davidson-White House, Berwyn Heights
|St. Barnabas’ Episcopal Church, Leeland, Upper Marlboro|
The criteria for project selection included: significance of the property; equitable countywide distribution of grant funds; urgency of need; retention of original materials in the project; provision for long-term preservation; applicant’s administrative capability and readiness to initiate and complete the project; demonstrated community interest and support; educational and innovative value; and leveraging of other preservation activities.
Photos and descriptions of the award-winning projects, and additional information on the grant program are available at www.pgplanning.org/hpgrants.htm or by contacting the M-NCPPC Historic Preservation Section at 301-952-3680.