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20 - CAPE GAZETI, Friday, October 9 - October 15, 1998 Rehoboth Main Street among those groups receiving state tourism funds Rehoboth Beach Main Street Inc., is one of eight Sussex Coun- ty organizations to receive state funding for tourism projects, it was .announced Thursday, Oct. 8, by Gigi Windley, Delaware Tourism Office director. Main Street leceived $3.000 of the total $27,000 awarded m Sus- sex and will use the funds to cre- ate a 1909 Park and Walk Map in cooperation with the city&apos;s parkr ing aO,,isory committee, accord- !,g to Main Sree Program Direc- tor .ie<'a Naipier- Kane. The two-sided map of down- town Rehoboth Beach will feature a grid map that will be color-cod- ed to show the different types of parking regulations in effect in each area, what the meter rates are, what the different permit op- tions and fees are and where the change machines are located and where permits can be purchased. The tourist information.side will have a list of businesses grouped by category, historical sites and public facilities, all with their corresponding grid location, a calendar of events and activities held downtown, answers to-fre- quently asked questions and pub- lie transportation details.. Main Street will distribute the map through City Hall, the park- ing department, downtown mer- Greater Seaford Chamber and chants and the information kiosks City - updating the existing cram- located on the Boardwalk. ber brochure to include Seaford's Other Sussex County recipients new attractions, $3,000. include the following: A total of 38 grants, amounting Greater Millsboro Chamber of to $99,955, were awarded to 29 Commerce creation of a organizations throughout the "Greater Millsboro - Enjoy the state. Good Life" brochure, $1,687. The matching grants program Lewes Chamber of Commerce was recently reinstated through - increase distribution of the funds provided by the Delaware "Lewes Visitors Guide and Walk- General Assembly. ing Tour" brochure, $4,000. Through the program, nonprofit Rehoboth Beach-Dewey organizations are eligible to re- Beach Chamber of Commerce - ceive up to 50 percent of the total create a local map to be printed in cost of projects that will help fos- tear-off pad form, $3,000. ter cultural tourism, heritage Sussex Arts Council - tourism tourism and/or ecotourism in research and analysis to be used as Delaware. a basis for a community cultural "We at the Delaware Tourism plan, $3,000. Office are very excited to be able Sussex County Convention to once again allocate funds and Tourism Commission - through the matching grants pro- tourism research to be used, for gram," Windley said. long-term strategic planning, "Sussex County has many out- $4,000. standing attributes - pristine Sussex County Convention beaches, scenic highways and by- and Tourism Corporation - updat- ways, beautiful nature preserves ing and reprinting the "Southern and cozy small towns, each vdth Delaware Heritage Trail" its own unique Culture and history. brochure and purchasing addition- The nine organizations receiving al road signage for the trail route, funding will help to preserve and $4,000. enhance these attributes so that Seaford Main Street - produc- they may continue to be appreciat- tion of a downtown Seaford direc- ed by visitors and residents alike," tory, $1,312. she added. Q Josh & Mike StevensOn How-often should 1 wax my4aardwood floor? Never! Today's protective coatings for a hardwood floors last a long time and never require waxing. In fact, if you do wax the floor, you will not be able to wet-mop it, and you will have re-wax every six - twelve months.: The only way to remove wax thoroughly" is to sand the floor back to raw wood. We can make too> care suggestions, and can also make old floors new again with finishes that will hold up for many years with no more care than an occasional light mopping! rurain9 Your Oocomin9 &aams Into/00adiq Visit Our Showroom at 1521 Savannah Rd., Lewes or call 644-0800 to schedule a no-costno obligation In-Home Consultation. Hunter Douglas Priority Dealer www.interiors@dreamweaver.net On-Site Drapery Cleaning We've rimed October Customer Appreciation Month! Please i Stop In To Visit & Take Advantage  of our Month Long Specials Offered Just Because WE BELIEVE OUR e.- CUSTOMERS ARE #1 SUPPLY _ A Local Business Proudly Serving Local People Highway One, Midway Rehoboth Beach,DE --Phone and Fax Orders (302) 645-2287 Fax: (302) 645-0162 Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Gett0kn0w Wilminoton Colleoe at Rehoboth Beach- pm Bobolh BCh Learn about 00dtin9 Upcono Programs Hear $c l]isiory o[ Wilmington College ' llefreshments will be served Get To Know More About Your Newest Neighbor Wilmington College at Rehoboth Beach For more information call." (302) 856-5780 ask for Jim Hartzell