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12/31/2019 3:00 PM
Dear Cecil County Citizens, The passage of time is remarkably swift. We just concluded our Thanksgiving holiday and now look forward to Christmas festivities. The anticipation of a New Year, and the beginning of a new decade, are a mere matter of days away.
12/20/2019 6:53 AM
On Tuesday, December 17, 2019 Legislative Session Day 2019-24, the County Council of Cecil County Enacted: Resolution No. 64-2019 Surplus Property- Booth Street Maintenance Building-Town of Elkton. A Resolution declaring the Booth Street maintenance building, designated as Parcel Number 1841 on T
12/18/2019 1:29 PM
A public hearing will be held by the County Council of Cecil County on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. at the County Administration Building, The Elk Room, 200 Chesapeake Blvd., Elkton, MD on the following Rezoning application: FILE: 2019-04 APPLICANT: Michael and Rachel Good. REQUEST: Req
12/17/2019 5:46 PM
Press Release: Governor Hogan Announces Homelessness Prevention Awards for Carroll, Cecil, and Charles Counties
ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan today announced $1.4 million to assist Maryland’s homelessness prevention efforts through the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development’s Community Development Block Grant program (CDBG).
12/16/2019 12:14 PM
ELKTON, MD. – Last evening, the Cecil County Office of Economic Development (OED) was the recipient of the “Outstanding Rural Economic Development” award from the Rural Maryland Council (RMC). The honor was presented at the Rural Impact Awards ceremony during the RMC Annual Meeting in Annapolis, MD.
12/12/2019 12:00 PM
ELKTON, MD. – In this morning’s work session, Director of Finance, Lisa Saxton and Deputy Director, Jeffery Koss, presented Cecil County’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for the year ending June 30, 2019.
12/10/2019 4:34 PM
On Tuesday, December 3, 2019 Legislative Session Day 2019-23, the County Council of Cecil County Enacted: Resolution No. 66-2019 Appointments—Commission on Aging. A Resolution to confirm the County Executive's reappointments of Wilma L. Fitzner, Carol King, Julie Graham, Jamie McCloskey and Mark
12/04/2019 2:49 PM
Dear Cecil County Citizens, Thanksgiving is just a few days away. Time passes at such amazing speed as everyone is so busy with efforts addressing multiple priorities that there doesn’t seem to be enough time to satisfy them all.
11/25/2019 3:45 PM
ELKTON, MD. – The Cecil County Tourism office was recently awarded ‘Best Destination Guide 2019’ at the Maryland Tourism and Travel Summit in Rocky Gap, MD. The event is the Maryland Tourism Coalition’s annual industry conference. Destination Guides from across the state are judged on content,
11/25/2019 1:02 PM
ELKTON, MD. -- The Cecil County Department of Land Use and Development Services (LUDS) is considering a partnership with the Chesapeake Bay Trust (the Trust) to offer a local grant program for planting trees around streams. The idea is aimed at implementing one of the goals stated in the County’s
11/22/2019 12:48 PM
ELKTON, MD. -- Cecil County Executive Dr. Alan J. McCarthy is pleased to announce that he has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Jennifer Cohan, Secretary of the Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT), pursuant to which DelDOT will provide the County with over $1.2 million
11/22/2019 11:00 AM
Pierce Road will close for pipe replacement on or about Monday, December 2nd at 7AM through Wednesday, December 4th at 4PM.
11/21/2019 4:30 PM
ELKTON, MD. – Standard & Poor's Global Rating Services and Moody's Investors Service reaffirmed Cecil County Government's 'AA+' and 'Aa2' respective bond ratings, according to reports released after the County's rating agency meetings in October.
11/20/2019 3:48 PM
On Tuesday, November 19, 2019 Legislative Session Day 2019-22, the County Council of Cecil County Enacted: Bill No. 2019-16 Amendment – Plumbing Code. A Bill to amend certain provisions of the Cecil County Code, Chapter 270, PLUMBING to update references to the Division of Permits and Inspection
11/20/2019 12:46 PM
COLORA, MD. – On Nov. 7, 2019, West Nottingham Academy hosted a meeting of policy makers, educators, farmers, researchers, government and nonprofit conservation organizations, business people, and West Nottingham students to discuss possibilities for Cecil County schools to divert food waste from
11/20/2019 8:18 AM
ELKTON, MD. – On November 1st, Cecil Transit launched CecilGo!, a new mobile payment application that will enable passengers to utilize their mobile phones as an electronic fare medium to ride fixed route buses.
11/18/2019 11:06 AM
A public hearing will be held by the County Council of Cecil County on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at the County Administration Building, The Elk Room, 200 Chesapeake Blvd., Elkton, MD on the following Rezoning application: FILE: 2019-03 APPLICANT: Wood Family Properties, LLC. REQUEST:
11/13/2019 1:00 PM
ELKTON, MD. – On October 29, 2019, the Cecil County Department of Land Use and Development Services (LUDS) had its Biennial Review for its Forest Conservation Program. The review was led by Marian Honeczy, Supervisor of Urban & Community Forestry for the Maryland Department of Natural Resources
11/05/2019 2:52 PM
ELKTON, MD. -- Bodhi Counseling, in partnership with the Cecil County Department of Community Services, will host an event to mark International Survivor of Suicide Loss Day. The event will be held on Saturday, November 23, 2019, from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., at the Elkton Center, located at the back
11/05/2019 2:00 PM