CDRC Receives $5,000 Grant Award from Maine Community Foundation for Downtown Signage


The Calais Downtown Revitalization Coalition (CDRC) has been awarded a $5,000 grant from the Washington County Fund of the Maine Community Foundation for downtown signage.

These monies, along with additional funding, will help place beautiful welcome signs downtown in addition to identifying historic districts and points of interest.  

CDRC board member Herm Gadway is in the process of designing and ordering the signage which should be erected in the spring.

CDRC is a 501c3 non-profit organization. If anyone is interested in helping fund this project, donations may sent to CDRC, P.O. Box 146, Calais, ME 04619. To view some of the organizations many accomplishments, go to the facebook page at