Posted on: April 26, 2017

County Administrator Gregg Todd's Wrap Up of the April 25th QAC Commissioners' Meeti

Folks,

Meeting began at 5:30, we kept is short as the Budget Hearing/Constant Yield Hearing began at 7:00. There is one more budget hearing tonight at 7:00 at Sudlersville Middle School.

Tab 3, Action Items:

1. 1st Amendment to Lease, the Gardens of Queen An...

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Posted on: April 25, 2017

Paige Tilghman Selected as QAC’s Economic Development Director

The Queen Anne’s County Commissioners announced their recent appointment of Paige Tilghman, as the Director for the Office of Economic Development. Tilghman’s primary responsibilities will be to manage the business retention, expansion...

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Posted on: April 25, 2017

Earth Week

Truckloads of trash and recyclables were the result of an another successful Earth Week celebration by QAC citizens who cleaned roadsides and beaches. 

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Posted on: April 18, 2017

Legislators oppose Trumps proposed cuts to Chesapeake Bay

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The legislators gathered at Hemingway's in Stevensville Monday to share their message that instead of slashing the Bay funding, they are calling for the fund to be increased to $100 million to continue the program’s success.

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Posted on: April 18, 2017

Stephen Wilson - guest speaker at QAC League of Women Voters May 16 meeting

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Queen Anne’s County Commission President Stephen Wilson will be the guest speaker at the annual meeting of the Queen Anne’s County League of Women Voters. The event is open to the public and will be held at Prospect Bay Country Club on...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

County Administrator Gregg Todd's Wrap Up of the April 11th QAC Commissioners' Meeti

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Folks,

Meeting began at 8:00 with a closed session consult with counsel and was followed by an 8:30 personnel closed session.

 

Tab 2, DPW:

1. National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System - Phase II MS4 Permit info item

2. Detention Center: Needs Asses...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

County Celebrates National Public Safety Telecommunicator Week

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Queen Anne's County Commissioners recognized National Public Safety Telecommunicator week with a Proclamation.

 

Whereas emergencies can occur at anytime that require police, fire or emergency medical services; and,

Whereas when an emergency occurs...

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

Sculpt Kent Island's Grand Opening April 1

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Sculpt Kent Island held their Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting April 1, with a live DJ, Giveaways, Demos, Chik-Fil-A & the Baltimore Blast Cheerleaders. Pictured from left: QAC Commissioner Jack Wilson, Owners Sharon Guaraldo and Jen Wall, Maryland St...

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

Countywide broadband to get a public hearing

CENTREVILLE – Kent County has found a way to provide their citizens and businesses with high speed broadband and now the Queen Anne’s County Commissioners are open to hearing from their citizens regarding a similar proposition here.

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Posted on: March 23, 2017

Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Information now online

Read more about the FY18 County Administrators budget here.

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

County Administrator Gregg Todd's Wrap Up of the March 21st QAC Commissioners' Meeting

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Folks,

The meeting on the 14th was postponed due to the non-blizzard of 2017. So, we condensed added the action items and legislation on to the budget meeting scheduled on March 21st. There was a closed session to discuss a pending contract of sale for a l...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

QAC Commissioners Seeking Citizens Interested in Serving on 7 Committees

Join a QAC Board or Commission

 The Queen Anne’s County Commissioners are looking for county citizens to multiple county boards and commissions. The deadline for applications is April, 28, 2017.

 The Board of License Commissioners, also known as the Liquor Board, is resp...

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Posted on: March 6, 2017

County Administrator Gregg Todd Gives a Wrap-up of the Feb. 28th County Commissioners' Meeting

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Folks,

Meeting began at 4:30 with a personnel closed session and was followed by a closed session to discuss pending litigation.

Tab 3, Action Items:

1. RES 17-07 – Bond Resolution – approved. Many thanks to Jon and his staff for the prep...

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Posted on: March 2, 2017

Online QAC Tax and Utility Payments at QAC.org

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CENTREVILLE – Queen Anne’s County citizens may now pay real property tax and water & sewer bills online at QAC.org.

 Property Tax

 To pay your property tax bill you will need either the 10-digit Property ID or the property add...

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Posted on: February 28, 2017

QAC Earns AAA Bond Rating Saving Millions

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  For the first time ever the New York bond rating agency FitchRatings, bestowed the highest possible AAA rating for Queen Anne’s County.

  Recently, the county’s Finance Director Jonathan Seeman, County Administ...

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Posted on: March 2, 2017

2017 Jacki Carter Young People Who Care Award Winners

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Photo Caption: During their February 28 meeting, the QAC Commissioners recognized the winners of the 2017 Jacki Carter Young People Who Care Award. From left: Commissioners Stephen Wilson and James Moran, Chris Perkins, Jack and Grace Sweetak, Elaine Butl...

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Posted on: February 24, 2017

Free Trial Rides for First 2 Weeks on New Express Commuter Bus From Kent Island to Baltimore!

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BALTIMORE, MD (FEBRUARY 22, 2017) – As part of Governor Larry Hogan’s BaltimoreLink transformative transit plan to better connect Marylanders to life’s opportunities, the Maryland Department of Transportation’s Mary...

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

QAC Searches for Director of Economic Development

Director of Economic Development

Queen Anne’s County, Maryland

$90,000- $115,000

Queen Anne's County, the “Gateway to the Eastern Shore,” is one of the most scenic areas of Maryland with its amazing waterfront areas and hundreds of...

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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 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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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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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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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 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/

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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: 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...

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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

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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 �

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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 �

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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 �

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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...

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