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RFP: Wayside Installations on Byway

Dorchester County is accepting proposals for the fabrication and installation of five new markers and replacing map panels on 16 existing byway markers along the Harriet Tubman Byway. The project will improve and update the visitor infrastructure along the Byway and provide a more complete and up-to-date experience. (Click the headline to read more.)

Tastes like…. muskrat!

In February and March 2020, you have a few opportunities to try one of Dorchester County’s more unusual delicacies — muskrat! This small rodent found in local marshlands used to be a staple on dinner tables. Now you, too, can experience it... (click on headline to read more)

Heritage Partners Receive Mini-Grants

The Heart of Chesapeake Country Heritage Area has awarded mini-grants totaling nearly $7,500 to four organizations to assist with projects that enrich heritage resources and events in Dorchester County. This second round of HCCHA mini-grants brings the total to $25,000 awarded to non-profit organizations and municipalities this fiscal year. (Click on the headline to read more.)

Ads available in Dorchester Visitor Guide

For the first time, Dorchester County Tourism is partnering with Chesapeake Bay magazine to produce the county visitor guide for 2020. This 52-page magazine-style visitor guide will include stories and photos about Dorchester's waterways, fishing and paddling opportunities, dining, Underground Railroad and Harriet Tubman history, and more. (Click on the headline to read more.)

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