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    County and IAFF Local 4645 Agree to 3-Year Collective Bargaining

    ELKTON, MD. – International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Local 4645 President Patrice Burchett and County Executive Alan McCarthy signed a collective bargaining agreement recently on a new three-year contract effective July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2022.

    03/27/2019 12:39 PM

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    Cecil Employee Spotlight: Development Plans Review Division Chief Kordell Wilen

    Customer Service is important to us at Cecil County Government! Cecil Spotlight recognizes the County's behind-the-scenes employees for the amazing jobs they do and for their impeccable customer service.

    03/25/2019 9:20 AM

  • County Council Enacts

    On Tuesday, March 19, 2019 Legislative Session Day 2019-06 the County Council of Cecil County Enacted: Bill NO. 2019-02 Approval - Agricultural Preservation District – Leon King. A Bill to approve the petition of Leon King for property located at Tonys Road at Warburton Road, Elkton, M

    03/25/2019 9:15 AM

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    County’s Opioid Case Meets Next Milestone, Additional Complaints Filed

    ELKTON, MD. – Barron & Budd, the law firm in the federal court case against manufacturers and distributors of opioid medication, which represents 635 different governmental entities, in 28 different states and 8 sovereign nations, informs that Cecil County has met the Federal Court’s March 16th

    03/22/2019 10:19 AM

  • Cecil County Council Budget Hearing Notice

    The County Council of Cecil County has scheduled budget hearings for county department and agencies in preparation for the adoption of the FY 2020 Cecil County Annual Budget and Appropriation Ordinance. All budget hearings wil

    03/21/2019 3:24 PM

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    Want to Make a Difference in Cecil County? 55VLP Wants You!

    ELKTON, MD. -- Who’s best at tackling Cecil County’s toughest problems? Maybe you are! Cecil County Department of Community Services’ 55+ Volunteer Leadership Program (55VLP) is about to get underway and now is the time to get involved.

    03/18/2019 12:05 PM

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    County Executive McCarthy to hold Press Conference On Proposed FY2020 Budget

    ELKTON, MD. -- On Friday, March 29, 2018 at 10:00 AM, County Executive Alan J. McCarthy will hold a press conference at the County Administration Building, 200 Chesapeake Blvd., Elk Room, Elkton, MD 21921. The public is invited to attend.

    03/18/2019 9:03 AM

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    DelDOT Addresses US 301 Bypass, Commercial Truck Traffic Issues In Cecil County

    ELKTON, MD. – Discussions regarding continued efforts to resolve ongoing traffic issues on Cecil County roadways as a result of the recently opened US 301 bypass in Delaware continued this week.

    03/15/2019 10:14 AM

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    County Recognized for Achieving FEMA Class 7 Rating

    ELKTON, MD. -- Throughout the United States, there are well over 20,000 communities participating in FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), with 148 of them located here in the state of Maryland.

    03/11/2019 4:26 PM

  • County Council Enacts

    On Tuesday, March 5, 2019 Legislative Session Day 2019-05 the County Council of Cecil County Enacted: Bill NO. 2019-01 Budget Transfer – Capital Budget – Board of Education – Various School Capital Projects. A Bill to amend the Annual Budget and Appropriation Ordinance for Cecil Count

    03/08/2019 12:21 PM



    BALTIMORE, MD (March 4, 2019) – Northrop Grumman, a global security company that designs, builds, and delivers space, defense, and aviation-related systems, is expanding its manufacturing operations in Cecil County and plans to add 175 new jobs over the next five years.

    03/05/2019 2:30 PM

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    Administration Introduces Revised Strategic Plan for 2020

    ELKTON, MD. – With the close of the initial five year Strategic Plan approaching in May, Director of Administration Al Wein will present the proposed updated plan to the Cecil County Council at the work session on Tuesday, March 5th.

    02/27/2019 3:44 PM

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    County Will Celebrate Brantwood Park with Ribbon Cutting and Family Fun Run & Walk Event May 4th

    ELKTON, MD. – Cecil County Parks and Recreation will hold an official ribbon cutting ceremony to commemorate the opening of Brantwood Park on Williams Road in Elkton on Saturday, May 4th.

    02/26/2019 4:05 PM

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    County Executive Alan McCarthy Releases Statement on SAO

    ELKTON, MD. – County Executive Alan McCarthy made the following statement today in regards to the recent resignation of Ms. Amanda Bessicks, State’s Attorney for Cecil County:

    02/25/2019 2:09 PM

  • County Council Enacts

    Notice of Enactment-On Tuesday, February 19, 2019 Legislative Session Day 2019-04, the County Council of Cecil County Enacted: Resolution No. 05-2019 Appointment—Property Tax Assessment Appeal Board- Dale K. DeWeese. Resolution to recommend to the Governor of Maryland the appointment

    02/21/2019 3:13 PM

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    County Executive McCarthy Announces Proposed Plan To Address Black Fly Concerns in Northwestern Cecil County

    ELKTON, MD. -- County Executive McCarthy and his staff have been working on a plan to address the black fly (Simulium Jennings) nuisance issue that has been brought to the county government’s attention by numerous residents in the northwestern sector of the county.

    02/21/2019 2:54 PM

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    Cecil Employee Spotlight: Office Services Specialist Charlene Hall

    Customer Service is important to us at Cecil County Government! Cecil Spotlight recognizes the County's behind-the-scenes employees for the amazing jobs they do and for their impeccable customer service. We’re so proud of our employees! Thank you, Charlene!

    02/21/2019 8:40 AM


    UPDATE: Marley Road at Route 40


    02/19/2019 4:13 PM


    Maryland, Delaware Officials Meet To Discuss 301 Traffic Diversion

    CECILTON, MD. – Officials from agencies in Maryland and Delaware gathered in Cecilton Wednesday to discuss the ongoing traffic diversion issues in the southern portions of Cecil County as a result of the opening of the new U.S. Route 301 bypass in Delaware in mid-January.

    02/15/2019 11:33 AM

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    County Executive Holds Citizen Input Session: Public Education, North East Library and Brantwood Park Development Top the List

    ELKTON, MD. – Despite the wintry conditions outside, more than 75 people filled the Elk Room at the Cecil County Administration Building in Elkton last night as County Executive Alan McCarthy held a public hearing to allow for citizen input on the FY2020 Budget.

    02/13/2019 5:45 PM

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