Posted on: January 9, 2017

Animal Control Reminds Pet Owners of Cold Weather Safety

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The Queen Anne’s County Department of Emergency Services and its Animal Control Division want to remind citizens to provide their pets with adequate protection from the weather during these cold temperatures. Our Animal Control Officers will be conducting...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

March Swim Classes and TRX Classes for 55+

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SWIM CLASSES & TRX CLASSES for 55+

For the month of MARCH 2017

                                  &nb...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

2017 QAC Economic Outlook Symposium

    

 What impending challenges and opportunities lie ahead for our economyDr. Memo Diriker, founding director of BEACON at Salisbury University, will deliver his expert analysis of the financial climate at the QAC Economic ...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Kennard Cultural Heritage Center Seeks Program Partners

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If you currently have or are looking to start a program in education, cultural arts, mentoring for youth, or adult education, there is space available at the “New” Kennard High School Cultural Heritage Center and African American Histo...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

Harriet Tubman Visitor Center Opens March 11

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CELEBRATIING……. THE OPENING OF THE HARRIET TUBMAN VISITOR CENTER.

Please join The Singing and Praying Bands  Saturday, March 11, 2017, 1:00 p.m. Site 11 on the Tubman Byway; New Revived United Methodist Church 4350 Smithville Road, T...

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Captain Eldridge Meredith Honored by Gov. Hogan

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Gov. Larry Hogan appointed 90-year-old Captain Eldridge Meredith as the 101st admiral of Chesapeake Bay on Jan. 26th.  Capt. Meredith is a Queen Anne's County waterman, charter boat captain and owner of a seafood company.

The Blacks of the Chesap...

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

Spring Fling Dinner Dance at Grasonville Senior Center

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Spring Fling Dinner Dance at Grasonville Senior Center

Thursday April 13, 2017 5:00pm – 9:00pm Grasonville Senior Center

DJ Steve Moody with Doo Wop, Swing, The Stroll, The Twist, and many other great sounds from the 50’s & 60’s

Wear Jeans ...

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Posted on: February 3, 2017

DES Delivers Legos® for Children Fighting Cancer

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Queen Anne’s County Department of Emergency Services recently visited AI DuPont Hospital in Wilmington to host a Lego® and pizza party for the oncology unit. Pictured from left Assistant Chief David Rivett, EMS Lieutenant Lori Morr...

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Posted on: February 2, 2017

Wieslander Racing for a Cure

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 If you’re a guy, and you’ve stopped into Kent Island Marine in Stevensville, there’s a good chance that you will leave understanding just how important it is for men to be screened for prostate cancer.

 John Wieslander has ...

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Check out John's website
Posted on: February 1, 2017

Route 18 Bridge over Kent Narrows to Close

Route 18 Bridge over the Kent Narrows will close from Feb. 27 - March 31 for repairs.

You will still be able to to cross using the Route 50 Bridge. If you need to reach the Chesapeake Heritage Visitors Center use exit 41. Stop in and see us and we can help...

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus April 22

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BALTIMORE – After entertaining crowds for 146 years, the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus is closing this May. Join Queen Anne’s County Department of Recreation on a bus trip to the Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore on Sat...

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

Animal Control Reminds Pet Owners about Cold Weather Safety

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The Queen Anne’s County Department of Emergency Services and its Animal Control Division want to remind citizens to provide their pets with adequate protection from the weather during these cold temperatures. Our Animal Control Officers will be ...

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

Kennard Cultural Heritage Center Seeks Program Partners

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If you currently have or are looking to start a program in education, cultural arts, mentoring for youth, or adult education, there is space available at the “New” Kennard High School Cultural Heritage Center and African American Histo...

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Posted on: November 29, 2016

QAC DES Supports Breast Cancer Awareness

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QAC DES Supports Breast Cancer Awareness

Queen Anne’s County Department of Emergency Services employees recently donated $1,000 to the to Susan G. Komen Foundation whose mission is to save lives by meeting the most critical needs in our communiti...

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Posted on: October 3, 2016

Kent Island Senior Center Free Financial Classes

FREE Monthly Financial seminars for seniors
10:30am – 12:00PM

October 5, 2016
Rules of the Road and Market Update: Teaches fundamental concepts of investing and potential strategies to help build wealth...Read on...

Posted on: October 3, 2016

Grasonville Senior Center FREE Monthly Financial seminars for seniors

FREE Monthly Financial seminars for seniors
10:30am – 12:00PMPresented by William Caughey of Edward Jones

October 12, 2016
Rules of the Road and Market Update: Teaches fundamental concepts of investing and potential strat...Read on...

Posted on: July 11, 2016

Cyclists - Did You Know???

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See and download maps from http://www.qac.org/1013/Hiker---Biker-Trails or pick up a hard copy at the Chesapeake Heritage and Visitor Center on Kent Island or at the Liberty Building in Centreville.

View or Print Maps
Posted on: July 7, 2016

Back to School Immunizations Offered at QAC Health Dept. in Centreville

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To see which immunizations are required go to http://dhmh.maryland.gov/qahealth/sitepages/community-health/immunizations.aspx

Additional Info...

Posted on: February 14, 2017

Harriet Tubman Visitor Center Opens March 11

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CELEBRATIING……. THE OPENING OF THE HARRIET TUBMAN VISTOR CENTER.

Please join The Singing and Praying Bands  Saturday, March 11, 2017, 1:00 p.m. Site 11 on the Tubman Byway; New Revived United Methodist Church 4350 Smithville Road, Taylor’s Island ...

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

Route 18 Bridge over Kent Narrows to Close

Route 18 Bridge over the Kent Narrows will close from Feb. 27 - March 31 for repairs.

You will still be able to to cross using the Route 50 Bridge. If you need to reach the Chesapeake Heritage Visitors Center use exit 41. Stop in and see us and we can help...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Two QA County Job Openings!

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Two QA County Job Openings!Senior Center Assistant

Location:                     Queen Anne's County | Centreville, MD | Community Services Work Schedule:       &nbs...

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Career Portal
Posted on: February 15, 2017

County Administrator Gregg Todd's Wrap Up of the Feb. 14th QAC Commissioners' Meeting

Folks,

Meeting began at 8:00 with a closed session consult with counsel on the cannabis zoning litigation. This was followed by an 8:30 closed session on an easement dispute to a county property.

Tab 2, DPW:

ENGINEERING/ADMIN:

1. FY18 Budget - Federal Funding...

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Posted on: February 9, 2017

IHOP Coming to Kent Island Late Spring

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CHESTER – Not only is an International House of Pancakes coming to Red Apple Town Center in Chester: job seekers will soon see a hiring trailer set up on site to interview potential full time and part time job applicants, said property owner Ji...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Realtors Attend SKI Training Sessions

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The county launched a new website designed to keep the community up to date on the project https://skisewer.com

Posted on: February 7, 2017

Queen Anne's County Detention Center

Take an exclusive tour of the Queen Anne's County Detention Center

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Watch the Video
Posted on: February 3, 2017

Medical Cannabis Subject of Jan. 31 QAC Commission Meeting

The Queen Anne's County Commissioner's special Marijuana Dispensary legislative session is now available for viewing online.

Watch it here!
Posted on: January 30, 2017

January 12th QAC Planning Commission Meeting

Missed the January Planning Commission Meeting? Watch it here courtesy of QACTV

Watch it here!
Posted on: January 30, 2017

Watch the Jan. 24th QAC Commissioners Meeting

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The Queen Anne's County Commissioners meet twice monthly on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month and QACTV makes the videos available to the public online.

Watch it here!
Posted on: January 27, 2017

Special Legislative Session January 31, to Discuss Medical Cannabis Dispensaries

The Queen Anne’s County Commissioners will hold a special legislative session at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan 31, to discuss, among other matters, medical cannabis dispensaries.

 County Administrator Gregg Todd said, “The main topic will be...

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Additional Info...
Posted on: January 25, 2017

County Administrator Gregg Todd's Wrap Up of Jan. 24 QAC Commissioner Meeting

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Folks,

Meeting began at 4:00 with a closed session to interview a final candidate for the Economic Development Director position. The commissioners decided that the individual was not a good fit so we will continue out search. There were 2 closed sessions ...

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Posted on: January 25, 2017

Dick Potter of Dick’s Autohous Recognized for 50 Years in Business

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At their meeting Tuesday, the Queen Anne’s County Commissioners recognized Dick Potter, owner of Dick’s Autohous, for his 50-year commitment and contribution to the local economy.  

 Potter, a lifelong resident of the county, star...

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More info on Dick's Autohaus
Posted on: January 18, 2017

Southern Kent Island Sewer - SKI Update

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STEP ContractContractor and QAC Staff held 5 Homeowner interviews. Contractor installed 2 STEP tanks. Four tanks scheduled to be installed on Touhey Drive this week. Interviews will be continuing.

Community Collection Lines: Continuing to mark curb stop lo...

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

Watch the Jan. 10th QAC Commissioners Meeting

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You don't have to leave home, watch it here!

Watch it here!
Posted on: January 13, 2017

QAC's first Enterprise Zone

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Great news for QAC Economic Development. Effective Jan. 1, the Maryland Dept. of Commerce approved the county's first Enterprise Zone. Watch the short video and learn of the benefits!

Watch it here!
Posted on: January 13, 2017

Marie K. Lange Recognized by Commissioners

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The Queen Anne's County Commissioners honored Chief Treasury Manager, Marie K. Lange and wished her a very well deserved and earned retirement. During their meeting January 10, the commissioners said Lange started her career with the county in 19...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

Melvin Shorter Jr. Recognized by QAC Commissioners’ for Outstanding Service to Community

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CENTREVILLE -  The Queen Anne’s County Commissioners recognized the achievements and the countless contributions to the community of Melvin Shorter, Jr.

 Mr. Shorter, a graduate of Kennard High School in Centreville, has been active in ...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

County Administrator Gregg Todd's Wrap Up of Jan. 10th QAC Commissioner Meeting

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Folks,

Meeting began at 9:00 on Tuesday, Commission President S Wilson was out of town so VP J Wilson chaired the meeting. The agenda was changed a bit to reflect the new commitment to following Roberts Rules of Order more closely; approval of the agenda w...

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Posted on: December 16, 2016

Maryland Commerce Designates QAC’s First Enterprise Zone

Maryland Commerce Designates QAC’s First Enterprise Zone

Zones help to revitalize communities, attract businesses and create jobs

BALTIMORE – The Maryland Department of Commerce has designated Queen Anne’s County as a new Enterpris...

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Posted on: December 15, 2016

County Administrator Gregg Todd's Wrap Up of Dec. 13 QAC Commissioner Meeting

Folks,

Meeting began at 8:30 with a closed session to discuss the president/vice president and board assignments. Consensus was taken and at the beginning of open session Commissioner Steve Wilson was elected as President, Commissioner Jack Wilson VP and f...

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

Chesapeake Bay Business Park Job Fair a Success

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Chesapeake Bay Business Park Job Fair a Success

STEVENSVILLE - The Job Opportunities Event at Chesapeake Bay Business Park November 16, was a great success with more than 80 job seekers attending.

 Queen Anne’s County Department of Econom...

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Looking for a job?
Posted on: November 23, 2016

County Administrator Gregg Todd's Wrap Up of Nov. 22 Commissioner Meeting

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Folks,

Meeting began at 4:45 on Tuesday with an administrative session to finalize boards and commissions.  Consensus was taken during the session and the following were approved in open session:

Planning Commission:

•Tom Leigh

•Robert Priest

&a...

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Posted on: November 18, 2016

Maryland Senior Citizens Hall of Fame Inducts 4 from QAC

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Evelyn B. Berry, Nancy M.Cook, Clayton G. Washington Jr. and Fannie H. Wright who were among 49 volunteers statewide who were recently inducted into the Maryland Senior Citizens Hall of Fame.
They were honored October 27, at a luncheon, along with 49 o...Read on...

Posted on: November 9, 2016

Teamwork and Social Media Helped Save a Suicidal Woman

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PRESS RELEASE
November 9, 2016Leslie Salvatori
lsalvatori@qac.org

QAC Sheriff Gary Hoffman, QAC Commissioner James Moran, QAC Sheriff’s Deputy Terry Cooper, Commissioner Stephen Wilson, Telecommunicators Lt. Ronnie Harrison, Jay Kundrat, Michell...Read on...

Posted on: November 9, 2016

Majority of Voters Reject Straw Poll Question A on QAC Voting Ballots

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Queen Anne’s County residents voted against the “straw poll question” on the voting ballot, which was designed to gather citizens’ opinions as to changing the way in which County Commissioners are elected. The straw poll is non-binding and the purpose wa...Read on...

Posted on: November 9, 2016

County Administrator Gregg Todd Gives His Wrap-Up of the Nov. 8th Commissioners' Meeting

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Folks,
Meeting began on Tuesday at 8:30 with and Administrative Session to discuss Board and Commissions There was consensus taken during the closed session on holding for a later date the appointments to 3 boards (Planning Commission, Kent Narrows Deve...Read on...

Posted on: November 4, 2016

Southern Kent Island Sanitary Project Gets State Funding

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Attending the Nov. 2 Maryland Board of Public Works meeting in which more than $33 million in state funding was approved for the Southern Kent Island Sanitary Project are Director of Queen Anne’s County Public Works, Todd Mohn, QAC Commissioner James Mora...Read on...

Posted on: November 2, 2016

Interested in a job with Queen Anne's County Government?

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Interested in a job with Queen Anne's County Government? Check out the section of our website where jobs are posted online https://md-queenannescounty.civicplushrms.com/careers/

Additional Info...
Posted on: November 1, 2016

Commissioners Planning Ahead for 2017

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Nov. 1st the Queen Anne's County Commissioners hosted the Shore's Legislative Delegation and Maryland Department of Transportation to review current issues and potential legislative issues for 2017

Posted on: October 13, 2016

QAC Fire & EMS Commission Calls for Volunteers

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QAC Fire & EMS Commission has sounded the alarm… Will you answer your local volunteer fire department’s call for help?

The Queen Anne’s County Fire & EMS Commission, is kicking off October Fire Prevention Month with a Call for Volunteers to fi...Read on...

Watch it here!
Posted on: October 3, 2016

View the QAC Comprehensive 2016 Data Roundup for Children and Family Well-Being Results

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The mission of the Local Management Board is to promote a safe, healthy and stable environment for all Queen Anne's County children and families by achieving a comprehensive system of education, health and human services whose effectiveness and responsive...Read on...

View the QAC Comprehensive 2016 Data Roundup for C
Posted on: September 28, 2016

Residential Curatorship Historic Christ Church Rectory House

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Residential Curatorship Historic Christ Church Rectory House
123 East Main Street – Stevensville, Maryland 21666

PURPOSEThis residential curatorship serves to secure private funding and labor for the restoration and
maintenance of this historic pro...Read on...

View Full RFP
Posted on: August 24, 2016

QAC Court House Ground Breaking Ceremony

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A Ground Breaking Ceremony was held Aug. 23rd for the new QAC Circuit Courthouse on Commerce St. in Centreville.

Queen Anne’s County New Circuit Courthouse
Project Physical CharacteristicsThe new circuit courthouse facility will be approximately 42,...Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2016

Open Gov't = Open Data!

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Queen Anne’s County has launched an open data website where citizens can view and analyze operating and capital budgets and expenditure data. The link allows for creation of charts, graphs, and maps, and the ability to filter and summarize data for easy i...Read on...

Posted on: July 7, 2016

QAC County Ride - Available to All

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Fares & Passes

Fixed Public Routes
General Public1 Way: $3
Day Pass: $510-Ticket Booklet: $30
Monthly Pass: $80

Seniors, Disabled and Medicare cardholders1 Way: $1.50
10-Ticket Booklet: $15Monthly Pass: $35

Independence Card
Pres...Read on...

Click here for Additional Info and FAQ's
Posted on: May 23, 2016

QAC Sheriff's Office Video - a must see!

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Get an insiders' look at all of the various and diverse duties performed by the men and women of the Sheriff's Office.
https://youtu.be/An5xdC0WBdg

Additional Info...
Posted on: March 2, 2016

Emergency Management Team Plans in Advance for Worst Case Hurricane Scenario

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Emergency Management Team Plans in Advance for Worst Case Hurricane Scenario

STEVENSVILLE - First responders from multiple county and state agencies gathered around a table to plan the best emergency responses possible should a hurricane from the Carib...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2015

How Queen Anne's County Department Of Emergency Services Responds To A Heart Attack

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“It’s important for us to have the most rapid and technologically capable emergency services transport system and we do. It is - if not the best in the country – the best in the state and we’re very proud of it.” – QAC Commissioner Steve Wilson.Read more »

Watch the Video Now
Posted on: October 7, 2015

Have You Seen These Missing Children?

The QAC Commissioners are going to help in the cause of finding America's missing children by briefly showcasing two missing kids each time they film the Commissioners' Corner for QACTV. The short videos will also be posted here, on FaceBook page Queen An...Read more »

Watch Our Short Youtube Video
Posted on: September 8, 2015

These children have been missing for a year. What can you do to help?

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These children have been missing for a year. What can you do to help? Use the power of the internet to share this with your friends.
Locals Jody Schulz and Dave Siciliano will be handing out thousands of fliers along the east coast each with pictures of...Read on...

WJZ Interviews Dad of Kids Missing 1 Year
Posted on: August 11, 2015

Commissioner Steve Wilson Urges the State to Plan Now to Alleviate Kent Island Gridlock

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Commission Steve Wilson explains the urgent need for the state to immediately begin formulating plans to clear gridlock on Kent Island resulting from the Bay Bridge Traffic. Even if a plan were in place now, it may take a decade for any project to become ...Read more »

Watch the interview
Posted on: June 30, 2015

QAC Job Applications Are Now Paperless

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CENTREVILLE – Those looking for a career with Queen Anne’s County government can now apply for all jobs as they become available.
“There will be no fussing with paper and no waiting for an application to be sent to you in the mail,” said Director of Hu...Read on...

Sign up for job notification, news, and events

Posted on: February 15, 2017

2017 Economic Outlook Symposium

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2017 QAC Economic Outlook Symposium 

GRASONVILLE – What impending challenges and opportunities lie ahead for our economyDr. Memo Diriker, founding director of BEACON at Salisbury University, will deliver his expert analysis of the fi...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

Ice Safety Tips

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Ice Safety Tips:

You can't always tell the strength of ice simply by its look, its thickness, the temperature or whether or not it is covered with snow.

Clear ice that has a bluish tint is the strongest. Ice formed by melted and refrozen snow appears m...

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

Animal Control Reminds Pets Owners of Cold Weather Safety

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The Queen Anne’s County Department of Emergency Services and its Animal Control Division want to remind citizens to provide their pets with adequate protection from the weather during these cold temperatures. Our Animal Control Officers will be conducting...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

Major Troy Gilbert, Monday December 19th

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Major Troy Gilbert's remains will be escorted from Dover AFB to their final resting ground on Monday December 19th. They will be passing through Queen Anne's County between 10:30-10:45

WASHINGTON (AFNS) -- This week, nearly 10 years after he was kille...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

Staff Sgt John Perry, Wed. December 14th

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Staff Sgt. John Perry, 1st Cavalry US Army will be departing Dover Air Force Base on Wednesday, December 14th at 08:30. He should be traveling through Queen Anne's County between 09:30-09:45.

Updated info: SSG Perry will be coming through QAC 11:30-11...

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

Route 18 Bridge over Kent Narrows to Close

Route 18 Bridge over the Kent Narrows will close from Feb. 27 - March 31 for repairs.

You will still be able to to cross using the Route 50 Bridge. If you need to reach the Chesapeake Heritage Visitors Center use exit 41. Stop in and see us and we can help...

Read on...