Town wins arts grant

The Town of Dedham was one of seven communities recently awarded a Municipal ArtistLink planning grant by the Massachusetts Cultural Council. The $20,000 grant will be used toward the planning of a Mother Brook Arts & Community Center at the old Avery Elementary School. According to a news release from the state agency, the grants were awarded to cities and towns that demonstrated a commitment to advancing and integrating artist spaces into communitywide economic development plans.

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