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  • County Council Enacts

    On Tuesday April 18, 2017 Legislative Session Day 2017-08, the County Council of Cecil County Enacted: Bill No. 2017-04 Supplemental Appropriation - Capital Budget - Board of Education - BTOP and E-Rate A Bill to amend the Annual Budget and Appropriation Ordinance for Cecil County

    04/21/2017 2:33 PM

  • County Council Public Hearing

    A public hearing will be held by the County Council of Cecil County on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the County Administration Building, The Elk Room, 200 Chesapeake Blvd., Elkton, MD on the following Rezoning application:

    04/20/2017 8:34 AM

  • Notice of Funding Availability: VLT Local Community Grant For FY 2018

    Cecil County Executive Dr. Alan J. McCarthy is pleased to announce the notice of funding availability (NOFA) for the Video Lottery Terminal (VLT) Grant Program for FY 2018. Nonprofit and not-for-profit organizations and state, county and municipal government agencies are eligible to apply for grants to mitigate the impact of the Perryville gaming facility (Hollywood Casino) on local resources and communities. Grant applications must indicate how the funding will be used to address the needs of the community and/or population served in one of three purpose areas: 1.) Public Safety Initiatives, 2.) Economic, Community Development, Infrastructure and Sanitation Public Service Projects or Programs, or 3.) Prevention, Intervention and Education Projects or Programs.

    04/12/2017 1:52 PM

  • County Council Enacts

    Notice of Enactment On Tuesday April 4, 2017 Legislative Session Day 2017-07, the County Council of Cecil County Enacted: Bill No. 2017-01 Landfill Closure Investment Account and Board of Directors. A Bill to create a Landfill Closure Investment Account in the Landfill Enterprise Fund, to create a Facility Closure Investment Account Board of Directors, and to authorize the Landfill Closure Investment Account Board of Directors to invest and reinvest funds in the Landfill Closure Investment Account in accordance with applicable law and Board regulation. Effective Date: 06/05/2017

    04/06/2017 10:27 AM

  • LAND USE AND DEVELOPMENT SERVICES

    County Executive Alan McCarthy announced today that services currently delivered in three different departments will be combined and housed under one new department, to be called the Department of Land Use and Development Services. In accordance with this reorganization and consolidation, services provided by Planning & Zoning, Permits & Inspections and the plans review function of the Department of Public Works will all be combined as divisions within the new Department of Land Use and Development Services.

    03/29/2017 11:33 AM

  • County Council Public Hearing

    A public hearing will be held by the County Council of Cecil County on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the County Administration Building, The Elk Room, 200 Chesapeake Blvd., Elkton, MD on the following Rezoning application:

    03/15/2017 9:01 AM

  • County Council Enacts

    Notice of Enactment On Tuesday March 3, 2017 Legislative Session Day 2017-05, the County Council of Cecil County Enacted: Resolution No. 06-2017 Land Conveyance - Estate of Richard D. Mackie. A Resolution re-conveying land, easements and rights in and to, and retaining a right-of-maintenance over, that certain parcel

    03/08/2017 12:09 PM

  • Poultry Confined Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs) - Executive Order 01-2017

    County Executive Alan McCarthy is pleased to announce that he has signed Executive Order 01-2017, which requires that the Cecil Soil Conservation District consult with the Director of Planning & Zoning to obtain comments regarding the implementation of best management practices during review of applications for Confined Animal Feeding Operations (“CAFO”). A CAFO application includes a proposal to discharge manure, litter, or process wastewater as part of the overall concentrated animal feeding operation. A CAFO facility must be designed, constructed, operated, or maintained, such that a discharge to local surface waters will occur in strict compliance with State environmental laws and regulations.

    03/03/2017 3:40 PM

  • Tier Map Advisory Committee Appointments by the County Executive

    03/03/2017 10:35 AM

  • County Council Enacts

    Notice of Enactment On Tuesday February 21, 2017 Legislative Session Day 2017-04, the County Council of Cecil County Enacted: Resolution No. 07-2017 Appointment—Weed Control Advisory Committee. A Resolution to confirm the reappointments by the County Executive of Monty Johnson, Anthony Calao, William Ewing, Dave

    02/23/2017 4:24 PM

  • RESCHEDULED County Council Public Hearing Notice

    A public hearing will be held by the County Council of Cecil County on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the County Administration Building, The Elk Room, 200 Chesapeake Blvd., Elkton, MD on the following Rezoning application:

    02/10/2017 9:16 AM

  • County Council Enacts

    On Tuesday February 7, 2017 Legislative Session Day 2017-03, the County Council of Cecil County enacted: Bill No. 2016-25 Amendment- Zoning Ordinance- Communications Towers. An Act to amend the Cecil County Zoning Ordinance, Article V, Part VIII, Section 115 Communications Towers in order to allow

    02/10/2017 9:09 AM

  • News Release #17-08 - Cecil County Department of Public Works

    Elkton, MD – The Maryland Quality Initiative (MdQI) named the environmental site design stormwater management project at Conowingo Elementary School as the winner of the 2017 Award of Excellence in the “Green/Sustainability/Environmental Award” category at its annual awards banquet held at the Baltimore Convention Center on January 26, 2017.

    02/01/2017 11:09 AM