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  • UMD EXTENSION 4H LOGO

    UMD Extension Cecil County 4-H Program To Host Open House & Project Showcase

    Are you between the ages of 5-18 and interested in: Animals & Veterinary Science, Agriculture, Arts & Photography, Camping, Citizenship & Civic Engagement, Clothing & Fashion, Communications, Computers & Technology, Crafts & Hobbies, Food & Fitness, Gardening & Plants, Healthy Lifestyles,

    09/12/2019 11:28 AM

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    That's a wrap! North East High Turf Field Is Ready To Go!

    NORTH EAST, MD. -- That's a wrap! Installation of the new turf field at North East High School is complete and it's gorgeous! Girls' soccer will be the first event on the field on Wednesday, September 11th.

    09/10/2019 2:50 PM

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    MdTA NOTIFICATION OF ROAD CLOSURE: Winch Road will be closed beginning Monday, September 23, 2019

    PERRYVILLE, MD. -- The Maryland Department of Transportation and the Maryland Transportation Authority announce the closure of the Winch Road overpass over I-95 beginning Monday, September 23, 2019, for a period of two weeks. Please see detour provided by the Maryland Transportation Authority.

    09/10/2019 12:59 PM

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    Cecil Employee Spotlight: Housing Inspector Pete White

    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.

    09/10/2019 7:53 AM

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    Message from the County Executive for August 30, 2019

    Dear Cecil County Citizens, President Grover Cleveland signed legislation establishing the annual celebration of Labor Day in June of 1894. Think of it, 115 years ago! The purpose was to officially recognize the importance and impact that those who provide the labor by filling workforce needs.

    08/30/2019 11:34 AM

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    Harvest Dinner Set To Feature Cecil County Delicacies

    ELKTON, MD. -- Sweet potato-turnip lasagna-tomato and three cheese with seasoned beef. Smoked beef brisket with Jerusalem artichoke mash. Zucchini and yellow squash wrapped chicken enchilada with avocado crema and queso fresco. And, those are just the main courses!

    08/28/2019 11:37 AM

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    Lidl To Hold First Public Hiring Event For Cecil County Distribution Center

    PERRYVILLE, MD. – Lidl, ranked a top 3 U.S. grocer by Food & Wine magazine, announced today that it will hold a public hiring event for warehouse associate positions at its state-of-the-art, Cecil County regional headquarters and distribution center.

    08/26/2019 11:05 AM

  • County Council Enacts

    Notice of Enactment On Tuesday, August 20, 2019 Legislative Session Day 2019-16, the County Council of Cecil County Enacted: Resolution No. 39-2019 Amendment - Master Water and Sewer Plan - Conowingo Mobile Home Court and Maybelle Manor Mobile Home Estates. A Resolution to amend the Cecil County

    08/21/2019 11:12 AM

  • CRAGLE 081919

    Retired CCSO Sergeant Needs New Kidney; Watch interview on CecilTV airing 8/20!

    ELKTON, MD. -- Retired Sergeant Andrew Cragle, who spent 28 years (12/15/78-2/28/07) with the Cecil County Sheriff’s Office, is now seeking the community's assistance in helping him find a compatible kidney donor.

    08/19/2019 3:19 PM

  • CECIL SERVES ROAD CLOSURE

    NOTIFICATION OF UPCOMING ROAD/BRIDGE CLOSURE: Dr. Jack Road on August 29, 2019

    Dr. Jack Road will be closed on Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 7:00 am for ONE DAY for bridge inspection.

    08/19/2019 8:30 AM

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    Cecil Employee Spotlight: Animal Welfare Enforcement Officer Brittany Lambert

    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.

    08/14/2019 3:30 PM

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    County Executive McCarthy Releases Statement on Water Quality at WNA and RSES

    ELKTON, MD. -- Grounded on the Maryland Department of the Environment’s (MDE) well readings pertaining to the water supplies at West Nottingham Academy (WNA) and Rising Sun Elementary School (RSES), and after completing their review, the Cecil County Health Department has concluded

    08/14/2019 12:11 PM

  • County Council Enacts

    Notice of Enactment On Tuesday, August 6, 2019 Legislative Session Day 2019-15, the County Council of Cecil County Enacted: Bill No. 2019-08 Roads – Cecil County – Repeal of Public Law – Purchasing Manual. A Bill repealing Md. Code Ann., § 12-532 (Building and repairing roads in Cecil County), L

    08/09/2019 1:36 PM

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    Message from the County Executive for August 5, 2019

    August 5, 2019 -- I was deeply saddened this weekend for the families and cities of El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio when I learned of the tragedies that took place -- more senseless acts that needlessly killed 29 people, and injured many more.

    08/05/2019 1:19 PM

  • WSA MCSORLEY AND CLASS

    Now Accepting Applications for the 4th Watershed Stewards Academy

    ELKTON, MD. -- Cecil County Government, along with University of Maryland Sea Grant Extension, are proud to announce that the fourth Watershed Stewards Academy (WSA) class will be held this fall, based on the impressive results of the first three classes.

    08/05/2019 12:43 PM

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    FEMA, FCC Conduct Nationwide EAS Test

    ELKTON, MD. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), will conduct a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019.

    08/05/2019 10:53 AM

  • SCHEDULED ROAD MAINTENANCE AHEAD 2019

    Cecil County Roads Division Announces Surface Treatment Schedule

    ELKTON, MD – The Cecil County Roads Division has announced their upcoming road maintenance/surface treatment schedule. Although the County would prefer to asphalt overlay roadways, there are circumstances that a surface treatment is the appropriate application.

    07/31/2019 11:38 AM

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    FY2020 Video Lottery Terminal Grant Recipients Announced

    ELKTON, MD – Cecil County Executive Dr. Alan McCarthy is pleased to announce the recipients of the competitive FY2020 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 a

    07/31/2019 9:36 AM

  • HORST FAMILY 2019

    Horst Dairy Farm Now Protected by Cecil Land Trust's Fair Hill Rural Legacy Area Program

    The Horst Family dairy farm, near Farmington, is the latest Cecil County farm to be permanently protected by the Cecil Land Trust’s Fair Hill Rural Legacy Area (FHRLA) program.

    07/30/2019 11:54 AM

  • CECIL SERVES UPDATE

    UPDATE: Revised upcoming bridge closing schedules for Black Snake Road, Providence Road & Stevenson Road:

    ~ Stevenson Rd. will bridge will close on or about August 5th. ~ Providence Rd. Bridge will close on or about August 23rd. ~ Black Snake Rd. Bridge will close on or about Sept 18th.

    07/29/2019 8:52 AM