The public hearing for Rezoning Case 2017-05 Abundant Solar Power, Inc., originally scheduled on Tuesday, September 5, 2017, has been postponed. The public hearing has been rescheduled from September 5, 2017 to November 21, 2017 at the County Administration Building, The Elk Room, 200 Chesapeake Blvd., Elkton, MD on the following Rezoning application:
08/24/2017 11:27 AM
On Tuesday August 15, 2017 Legislative Session Day 2017-16, the County Council of Cecil County Enacted: Resolution No. 35-2017 Appointment—Building Board of Appeals - Leroy H. Scott III. A Resolution to confirm the reappointment of Leroy H. Scott III by the County Executive to the Cecil County Building Board of Appeals, term to expire August 15, 2018. Resolution No. 36-2017 Appointment—Cecil County Plumbing Board - Ronald Dixon, Thomas Vaughn, Sr. and Melvin Reburn. A Resolution to confirm the reappointment of Ronald Dixon, Thomas
08/17/2017 8:38 AM
A public hearing will be held by the County Council of Cecil County on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the County Administration Building, The Elk Room, 200 Chesapeake Blvd., Elkton, MD on the following Rezoning application: FILE: 2017-05- APPLICANT: Abundant Solar Power, Inc. REQUEST: Request to rezone 40.1 acres from Suburban Transition (ST), to Northern Agricultural Residential (NAR). PROPERTY
08/11/2017 1:43 PM
Elkton, MD – On July 7, 2017, Cecil County Executive Dr. Alan McCarthy announced the recipients of the competitive FY2018 Video Lottery Terminal (VLT) Local Community grants. The purpose of the VLT Local Community Grant Program is to provide local nonprofit and state, county, and municipal government agencies funding to address the needs of the community and/or population for: public safety initiatives; public service projects or programs related to economic development, community development, infrastructure and sanitation; and prevention, intervention and education projects or programs.
08/02/2017 2:13 PM
CECIL COUNTY COUNCIL NAMES POULTRY HOUSE CAFOs COMMITTEE
07/21/2017 2:46 PM
A public hearing will be held by the County Council of Cecil County on Tuesday August 15, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in the Elk Room of the County Administration Building, 200 Chesapeake Blvd, Elkton, MD on the following: Bill No. 2017-14 Budget Transfer - Capital Budget - Board of Education - Rising Sun Elementary School - Boiler Project. A Bill to amend the Annual Budget and Appropriation Ordinance for Cecil County, Maryland for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2018, to move forward the project,
07/20/2017 11:43 AM
On Tuesday July 18, 2017 Legislative Session Day 2017-14, the County Council of Cecil County Enacted: Resolution No. 27-2017 Appointments—Department of Social Services Board - Raymond Hamm and Berkeley Orr. A Resolution to confirm the reappointment of Raymond W. Hamm, Jr. and Berkeley C. Orr, Jr. to the Department of Social Services Board for three (3) year terms to expire June 30, 2020.
07/20/2017 10:17 AM
Elkton, MD – County Executive Alan McCarthy and the Cecil County Council are pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Cecil County Recycling Awards. This is the twelfth year that Cecil County Government has recognized municipalities, private firms, and other organizations for excellence in recycling and waste reduction.
07/19/2017 9:38 AM
On Tuesday July 11, 2017 Legislative Session Day 2017-13, the County Council of Cecil County Enacted: Resolution No. 22-2017 Amendment - Master Water and Sewer Plan - Conowingo Mobile Home Court and Maybelle Manor Mobile Home Estates. A Resolution to amend the Cecil County Master Water and Sewer Plan, Tables 8, 9, 11; and associated map; in order to separate the sewage systems
07/12/2017 3:36 PM
Elkton, MD – The Maryland Department of the Environment (“MDE”) has awarded a $188,000 “Fiscal Year 2018 Energy Water Infrastructure Program” (“EWIP”) grant to Cecil County Government to fund the installation of a solar array at the County’s Northeast River Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant at Seneca Point.
07/12/2017 12:39 PM
Elkton, MD – The Cecil County Department of Public Works (“DPW”) has published a formal written policy regarding implementation of a section of the Cecil County Code that mandates that properties be connected to the County’s sanitary sewer system in cases where the property abuts the sewer main. Section 97-12 of the Cecil County Code requires property owners to connect to public sanitary sewer where and when it is available and, once the connection is made, to formally abandon existing on-site disposal systems. Abandonment typically entails disconnecting the building drain, pumping out and disposing of the contents of the holding tank, punching holes in the bottom of the tank to permit drainage, and filling the tank with stone.
07/11/2017 3:48 PM
CITIZENS CORNER CANCELLED FOR JULY 11 AND AUGUST 1 The Cecil County Council has cancelled Citizens Corner for July 11 and August 1. The next Citizens Corner is scheduled on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at 6pm in the Elk Room of the County Administration Building, 200 Chesapeake Blvd, Elkton MD. Citizens who wish to address the Council
06/22/2017 10:05 AM
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE COUNTY COUNCIL OF CECIL COUNTY A public hearing will be held by the County Council of Cecil County on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the County Administration Building, The Elk Room, 200 Chesapeake Blvd., Elkton, MD on the following Rezoning application: FILE: 2017-04- APPLICANT: Penntex Ventures, LLC, c/o Dwight E. Thomey. REQUEST: To rezone 1 acre from Business Local (BL) to Business General, (BG). PROPERTY LOCATION: 2825 North East Road,
06/21/2017 3:10 PM
The 15th Anniversary of the 55+ Healthy Lifestyle Expo schedule for August 10th, 2017
06/21/2017 2:55 PM
Notice of Enactment On Tuesday June 20, 2017 Legislative Session Day 2017-12, the County Council of Cecil County Enacted: Bill No. 2017-12 Agricultural Preservation District - Appledale Farm. A Bill to approve the petition of George and Barbara Balog for property located at 134 Warburton Road, North East, MD 21901, also known as Appledale Farm (Tax Map 19, Grid 15, Parcels 61 and 487) requesting the
06/21/2017 2:23 PM
Elkton, MD – The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has awarded an $818,225 Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays Trust Fund “Cost-Effective Non-Point Source Pollution Reduction Grant” to Cecil County Government to fund the upgrade of a stormwater management facility serving the Timberbrook development in North East as well as the construction or upgrade of roadside stormwater management ditches along County roadways.
On Tuesday June 6, 2017 Legislative Session Day 2017-11, the County Council of Cecil County Enacted: Bill No. 2017-07 Capital Improvement Program - FY2018-2022. A Bill to approve the Capital Improvement Program for Cecil County for Fiscal Years 2018 through 2022. Effective Date 08/14/17
06/14/2017 11:51 AM
Notice of Enactment On Tuesday May 16, 2017 Legislative Session Day 2017-10, the County Council of Cecil County Enacted: Resolution No. 17-2017 Appointment - Drug and Alcohol Abuse Council - Dr. Paul M. Katz. A Resolution to appoint Paul M. Katz to the Cecil County Drug and Alcohol Abuse Council to a three year term, term to expire on May 16, 2020.
05/23/2017 2:13 PM
Hogan Administration Launches “Before It’s Too Late” Web Portal to Provide Resources, Raise Awareness of Opioid Crisis
The Hogan-Rutherford administration today launched "Before It’s Too Late," a new web portal designed to provide resources and raise public awareness of the rapid escalation of the evolving heroin, opioid, and fentanyl crisis in Maryland.
05/17/2017 1:30 PM
On Tuesday May 2, 2017 Legislative Session Day 2017-09, the County Council of Cecil County Enacted: Resolution No. 16-2017 Tax Credit - Historic Property - Thomas Richards House. A Resolution to approve a property tax credit of 10% of the documented expenses spent by the owner-taxpayer for the restoration and preservation of Thomas Richards House, a historic designated structure in Cecil
05/03/2017 12:02 PM