The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) remembers those lives who were lost on 9/11 and celebrates our nation’s strength and resilience. We draw inspiration from the ways in which survivors and victims’ continue to honor their legacies.
Please take time to remember and reflect on the lives that senselessly ended too soon. Let us strive to carry on the American spirit of courage, compassion and resolve.
Please see below for the latest updates from your Board.
BOCC meeting next week
The next BOCC meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, September 15 at 10 a.m. Due to COVID-19, county buildings are closed to the public. Citizens are invited to tune in online to watch the meeting live to learn more about the local community. Call in numbers to participate are as follows: U.S. toll-free number: 888-475-4499 or 877-853-5257, Meeting ID: 899 4188 8251, Passcode (if asked): #.
Community centers to reopen Monday
The Calvert County Department of Parks & Recreation announces the Southern, Harriet E. Brown, Mt. Hope and Northeast community centers and the North Beach Recreation Center will reopen to residents on Monday, Sept. 14.
While facilities will be open normal business hours, activities will be by reservation only with a limited number of participants to allow for social distancing. No drop-in activities will be available. To view facility hours, available activities or to make reservations, visit the Calvert County Government website and click on the facility of your choice.
There is still time to be counted in the 2020 Census
The census is a count of all residents, of every age, where they live and sleep most of the time. For each adult, child and baby not counted, we miss out on about approximately $18,250 per person in federal funding over the next 10 years.
Your personal information is private, secure and protected by law, which makes participating in the census an easy, safe and important way to help provide vital resources for our community for the next 10 years. Respond online, by phone or by mail before Sept. 30, 2020. Be counted at My2020Census.gov.
Fall fun in Calvert County – what’s open
Looking for something fun to do with your family this fall? The Calvert County Department of Economic Development has launched a web page to showcase open attractions and outdoor spaces in Calvert County. Please check individual attraction websites for hours of operation and guidelines before heading out.
Calvert County Courthouse Implements Phase IV of Reopening
The rapidly evolving health emergency regarding the spread of COVID-19 requires the Maryland court system to continually review and evaluate contingency planning efforts. The Calvert County Courthouse located at 175 Main St. in Prince Frederick will remain under restricted access, with new changes to operations and court proceedings effective immediately. For details regarding the Administrative Order and the policies and procedures of the Circuit Court, please visit the Circuit Court for Calvert County website.
Virtual State of County Town Hall
The BOCC, Sheriff Mike Evans, Superintendent of Calvert County Public Schools Dr. Daniel Curry and Health Officer with the Calvert County Health Department Dr. Laurence Polsky will be on hand to provide important information and updates about the state of Calvert County. Register for the zoom meeting to attend Monday, Sept. 14 at 9 a.m. The cost is $10 for Chamber members and $20 for non-members.
Calvert County Government continues to share the latest updates surrounding our county’s response to COVID-19 including any precautionary measures, guidance and closures through a virtual resource center. You can also receive updates on the county’s Facebook page and Comcast Channel 6.