The Baltimore Street Project

history, Timeline & Progress of the Revitalization Project


October 2018

Hosted the 1st Steppin' Out for Christmas Haus Bingo event and raised over $3,500


june 2018

Hosted Steppin' Out for a Celebration at Unity Park to acknowledge the approval by Borough Council of the Master Plan, recognize the project donors and thank the Master Plan participants.


february 2018

Received unanimous approval from Gettysburg Borough Council for the Master Plan

Hosted the 2nd Steppin' Out for Polish Pottery Bingo event and raised $4,860

Awarded a $5,000 grant for the next 3 years from FirstEnergy Foundation


december 2017

Hosted the 1st Steppin' in for the Holidays on Baltimore Street


Presented a draft of the Master Plan to Gettysburg Borough Council

august 2017


Held a district-wide meeting to update the community on the progress of the project

july 2017


Presented the vision of the revitalization project at a MSG Corporate Breakfast

june 2017


Held the first Master Plan Community & Stakeholders Committee meeting

march 2017


Held the first Master Plan Steering Committee meeting

February 2017


Secured $38,100 in cash and commitments to fund the Streetscape Master Plan

Awarded a $5,00 grant from the South Mountain Partnership for the Streetscape Master Plan

october 2016


Hosted the 1st Steppin' Out for Polish Pottery Bingo event and raised nearly $2,700

september 2016


Applied for the South Mountain Partnership Mini-Grant to help fund Streetscape Master Plan

July 2016


Awarded a $5,000 grant from The Robert C. Hoffman Charitable Trust

June 2016


Hosted the 2nd Steppin' Out in Lincoln's Footsteps event

may 2016


  LED street lamps installed

april 2016


$2,340 raised through Kickstarter for 1st facade painting at 777 Baltimore Street

December 2015


Hosted the 1st Steppin' Out in Lincoln's Footsteps event

october 2015


$15,000 grant from Adams County Community Foundation approved

august 2015


Held a Baltimore Street Community Input meeting

june 2015


First official Baltimore Street Committee meeting

november 2014


Raised $21,100 to buy five LED street lamps for demonstration block

june 2014


3 Community Retreats, Focus Groups, Interviews with Delta Development 

2010 - 2014