News Flash Home
The original item was published from 2/3/2020 1:45:37 PM to 2/4/2021 12:00:05 AM.

News Flash

County News

Posted on: February 3, 2020

[ARCHIVED] County Passes Bill for Kmart Site Only

Kmart site

Queen Anne’s County Commissioners voted Jan 28th to pass Ordinance 19-17 concerning expansion of a use and tenant space in a structure more than 65,000 square feet of gross floor space in the Urban Commercial Zoning District Density and Intensity Requirements.

 This ordinance specifically affects only the vacant Kmart building, which closed its doors in December. The goal of the ordinance is to attract new businesses to the vacant site.

 Heather Tinelli, Queen Anne’s County Economic and Tourism Development director, said, “This ordinance allows the Cordish Company the ability to market the site to larger retailers whose footprint may exceed the current space vacated by Kmart. This property is a prime location with great visibility and the last thing we want is for it to sit empty for a long period of time and this text amendment gives ownership the leverage needed to market to the kinds of retailers we would like to see enter our market.” 

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in County News

summer camps

Summer Camp registrations are now open!

Posted on: February 2, 2024
National Mentoring month

January is National Mentoring Month

Posted on: January 24, 2024
www.mda.maryland.gov

Asian Tiger Mosquito Control

Posted on: October 24, 2023
Copy of May is

Building Safety Month — May 2023

Posted on: May 25, 2023
Mobile Integrated Health Team

Mobile Integrated Health Team

Posted on: March 17, 2023