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Waterline flushing schedule for Mystic Harbour and other area water systems

The Water and Wastewater Division of Public Works will begin its semi-annual program for flushing waterlines in Assateague Pointe, Edgewater Acres, Nantucket Point, Deer Point, Landings, Mystic Harbour, Newark, Ocean Reef, and West Ocean City Service Areas between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 4 p.m.

The following proposed spring 2023 dates for the flushing of the waterlines are subject to change.

Notice of a Proposed Real Property Tax Increase (Constant Yield Advertisement)

The following draft advertisement is submitted for your consideration of a proposed Real Property Tax
Increase (Constant Yield Advertisement). The State Department of Assessments and Taxation has been sent this
draft to approve for the required advertisement with a tax increase that would retain the current real property tax
rate, which is greater than the constant yield rate. The language for the constant yield advertisement is
established by State Code (Tax-Property Article, § 6-308) and must appear in the newspapers as written. The

Volunteers Needed to Serve on Trial Board for Police Discipline-Related Matters

The Worcester County Commissioners are seeking interest from area residents to serve on the Trial Board for police discipline-related matters.

The Trial Board will consist of three members, be chaired by a retired or administrative law judge, and will conduct hearings if an officer does not accept the disciplinary measures recommended by the Charging Committee, the body that initially reviews complaints of police misconduct.

With Ribbon Cutting, Doors Officially Open on New Worcester County Tourism and Economic Development Visitors Center on Green Street

Snow Hill, Maryland – On March 2, 2023 over 70 community friends gathered to cut the ribbon and open the doors to the new Worcester County Tourism and Economic Development (WCTED) Office and Visitors Center at 107 West Green Street in Snow Hill.

Commissioners Welcome New Senior Budget Accountant


Snow Hill, Maryland (March 16, 2023) – The Worcester County Commissioners named Lynn Wright as the new senior budget accountant in County Administration.

“I am thrilled to have Lynn join the budget team,” Budget Officer Kim Reynolds said. “With her prior knowledge and experience, she will be a true asset.”

West Ocean City Commercial Harbor Parking Lot to be Closed March 16 and 17 for Restriping

The West Ocean City Commercial Harbor Parking Lot will be closed March 16 and 17, 2023 for restriping, weather permitting. The parking lot will be unavailable to residents and boaters during the restriping process, which should be concluded by the end of the week for the facility to reopen Saturday, March 18.

Worcester County Bid Advertisement - Sound Attenuating Panels



Proposal Solicitation – Sound Attenuating Panels 

Worcester County is seeking Proposals from qualified Vendors to contract for the purchase and installation of sound attenuating panels for the reduction of reverberation in the Worcester County Government Center in Snow Hill, MD in conformity with the requirements contained herein Proposal Documents.