Eastern Shore Land Conservancy

ESLC awarded Preservation Grant for smokestack repair at Phillips Packing House


CAMBRIDGE, MD – Eastern Shore Land Conservancy (ESLC) was recently awarded a $25,000 grant by the National Trust for Historic Preservation from The Bartus Trew Providence Preservation Fund. These grant funds will be used to help stabilize and repair the building’s iconic smokestacks. Cross Street Partners, in partnership with Eastern Shore Land Conservancy (ESLC) will […]

Did you know? ESLC headquarters is LEED certified


Here at ESLC, we believe in the old adage, ‘If you talk it, you walk it’. With this in mind, ensuring that the future Eastern Shore Conservation Center (or ESCC) — reimagined from the abandoned and downtrodden McCord Laundry building in downtown Easton — would be a sustainable, LEED certified building, was never in question. After […]

Cambridge Residents Invited to Community Design Charrettes and Kick-Off Event for Cannery Park


ESLC and its project partners will host two community design charrettes, as well as a project kick-off event, to celebrate and gather community input for Cannery Park. The park, which will be located adjacent to the former Phillips Packing Co.’s last remaining building (soon to be known as The Packing House), is the culmination of […]

Cannery Park Community Design Charrettes


Why Eastern Shore residents should care about saving the Historic Tax Credit


Caught up in the current effort to reform the federal tax code is a critical program that has completed nearly $25 million worth of rehabilitated historic buildings on Maryland’s Eastern Shore since 2002. The Federal Historic Tax Credit (HTC) is a 20% credit on the cost of rehabilitating a historic building and is a powerful […]

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