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January 25, 2014

News Briefs - 01/26/2014

Generator grants offered to all state service stations

CUMBERLAND — The Maryland Energy Administration has expanded its Fuel Up Maryland program to include all 1,800 service stations across Maryland.

The program helps provide back-up power to service stations in the event of major power outages by offering a $25,000 grant or 60 percent of the cost of prewiring and installing back-up power generation.

The program will continue through June. Applications will be accepted until all grant funds have been awarded. For more information, go to


Allegany County planners to meet Wednesday

CUMBERLAND — The Allegany County Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a business meeting Jan. 29 at 5 p.m. in Room 100 of the County Office Complex.

For more information, contact acting Planning Coordinator David Dorsey at 301-876-9546.

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