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Posted on: September 23, 2022

QAC Broadband Advisory Council Needs Your Help to Identify Areas that Still Need Reliable Interne

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QAC Broadband Advisory Council

Needs Your Help to Identify Areas that Still Need Reliable Internet Service

 

If you are currently without reliable high-speed internet the Queen Anne’s County Broadband Advisory Council wants to hear from you. The Coun...

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County News
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Queen Anne’s County Make a Difference Day Set for November 5

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Queen Anne’s County Make a Difference Day Set for November 5

 

Queen Anne’s County Make a Difference Day is scheduled for November 5, 2022, from 9:00 am till 1:00 pm at Sudlersville Middle School. Make a Difference Day provides ...

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County News
Posted on: September 19, 2022

County Commissioners Support Several Projects Funded by Maryland’s Local Parks and Playground Progra

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County Commissioners Support Several Projects Funded by Maryland’s Local Parks and Playground Program

 

Queen Anne’s County Commissioners support several projects for the Department of Natural Resources-Local Parks and Playground Infrastructure Gra...

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County News
Posted on: September 16, 2022

Queen Anne’s County Announces Kelly Hamilton as the New Chief of Animal Services

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Queen Anne’s County Announces Kelly Hamilton as the New Chief of Animal Services

 

Queen Anne’s County announces Kelly Hamilton as the new Chief of Animal Services. Prior to this role she served as the Animal Care Manager. Altho...

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County News
Posted on: September 15, 2022

QAC Commissioners Recognize September 2022 as National Senior Center Month

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QAC Commissioners Recognize September 2022 as National Senior Center Month

Queen Anne’s County Commissioners recognize September 2022 as National Senior Center Month with a Proclamation at the September 13th County Commissioner meeting. They ask ...

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County News
Posted on: September 14, 2022

QAC Seeking Citizens to Serve on Boards & Commissions

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QAC Seeking Citizens to Serve on Boards & Commissions

 The Queen Anne’s County Commissioners are looking for county citizens to fill vacancies on multiple county boards and commissions. The deadline for applications is Octo...

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County News
Posted on: September 14, 2022

Corsica River Day - Sunday October 2 from 12-4pm

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Join the Queen Anne’s County Parks and Recreation Department and the Corsica River Conservancy at the Corsica River Day event on Sunday October 2 from 12:00-4:00 PM at the Corsica River Yacht Club in Centreville.

Meet environmental exhibitors and...

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Posted on: September 2, 2022

Queen Anne’s County Department of Health Offering Rabies Clinic on October 6

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The Queen Anne’s County Department of Health is offering a rabies clinic for dogs, cats and ferrets on Thursday October 6 from 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM. The clinic will be in the parking lot of the Health Department at 206 N. Commerce Street ...

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County News
Posted on: September 12, 2022

Care to Prepare & Prepare to Care Conference for Seniors and Caregivers on November 3

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Care to Prepare & Prepare to Care Conference for Seniors and Caregivers on November 3

 

Queen Anne’s County Department of Community Services Area Agency on Aging Presents the Maryland Access Point 2022 Caregivers Conference &ldquo...

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

Queen Anne’s County Department of Health Offering FREE Flu Vaccines in October & November

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Queen Anne’s County Department of Health Offering FREE Flu Vaccines in October & November

 

The Queen Anne’s County Department of Health will be offering free flu vaccines while supplies last, to all persons six months of ag...

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County News
Posted on: August 26, 2022

Individuals Needed to Serve on Administrative Charging Committee

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Individuals Needed to Serve on Administrative Charging Committee

 

The Queen Anne’s County Commissioners and the Police Accountability Board Are Seeking Individuals to Serve on the Administrative Charging Committee.

 

Some of the f...

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County News
Posted on: September 9, 2022

Maryland Transportation Authority Bay Crossing Study Open House

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Last the night the Maryland Transportation Authority held an open house on Kent Island at the American Legion to inform the public about the Chesapeake Bay Crossing Study. If you were unable to make the open house, the materials that were available at the...

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Posted on: August 30, 2022

Queen Anne’s County Transforms Public Safety Communications with AT&T ESInet™

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Queen Anne’s County Transforms Public Safety Communications with AT&T ESInet™

 

Next Generation 9-1-1 Improves Resiliency and the Ability to Share Information Throughout Maryland and Neighboring States

 

Queen Anne&am...

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County News
Posted on: August 16, 2022

Projects Identified for Rural MD Economic Development Grants

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County Commissioners signed a letter of support for the Rural Maryland Economic Development Fund grant application at the August 9 meeting. Heather Tinelli, Director of Economic and Tourism Development and Rebecca Lepter, Economic Development Coordinator ...

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Posted on: August 11, 2022

Know Your Zone - Evacuation Zones

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In 2018 Maryland Department of Emergency Management in conjunction with local emergency managers, developed a hurricane and severe weather evacuation system.  3 large areas in Maryland have been identified as areas subject to tidal flooding. Know...

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Posted on: July 18, 2022

QACAS Now Offering a FREE Trap Neuter Release Program

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Queen Anne’s County Animal Services is now offering a free Trap Neuter Release program (TNR).  Each cat that is part of this program is spayed or neutered, vaccinated and ear tipped so they can be easily identified as part of the progra...

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Posted on: June 30, 2022

Queen Anne’s County Department of Emergency Services Recognized for a Fifth Year with the Gold Plus

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Queen Anne’s County Department of Emergency Services Recognized for a Fifth Year with the Gold Plus Lifeline EMS Award

 

Queen Anne’s County Department of Emergency Services has received the American Heart Association’...

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County News
Posted on: June 8, 2022

Information on Kent Island Crossing Project and the Planning Commission

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Information on Kent Island Crossing Project and the Planning Commission

 

There have been some recent conversations about an agenda item for this week’s Planning Commission Meeting regarding the Kent Island Crossing project. At Thursday&a...

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County News
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Anne Arundel and Queen Anne’s County Officials Want Your Support for a Replacement Bay Bridge

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Traffic in Maryland surrounding the aging Chesapeake Bay Bridge is a problem that has grown out of hand. Queen Anne's County Commissioners and Anne Arundel County Council have now partnered with multiple Maryland counties in agreement that it is ...

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Posted on: May 31, 2022

County Commissioners Announce Funding for the Sudlersville Memorial Library

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County Commissioners Announce Funding for the Sudlersville Memorial Library

At the final budget hearing on May 25 in Sudlersville, County Commissioners announced a funding source for Sudlersville Memorial Library for this fiscal year and moving forward.

$65...

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

QAC Department of Health Anti Stigma Campaign Wins National Recognition

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QAC Department of Health Anti Stigma Campaign Wins National Recognition

Gold Aster Award honors anti-stigma campaign

 

CENTREVILLE -- The Queen Anne’s County Department of Health, Nielsen Center has won a Gold Aster Award for its anti-stig...

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County News
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Tennis & Basketball Lights at Old Love Point Park

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Tennis & Basketball Lights at Old Love Point Park

 

Queen Anne’s County Department of Parks and Recreation announces the addition of lights at Old Love Point Park. The lights are located at the tennis and basketball courts and are alr...

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Posted on: May 3, 2022

Queen Anne’s County Officials Warn Residents of Recent Rabid Raccoon Attack

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Queen Anne’s County Officials Warn Residents of Recent Rabid Raccoon Attack

 

Officials from Queen Anne’s County Health Department and the Department of Emergency Services warn residents to be aware of a recent attack by a rabid...

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Posted on: April 28, 2022

Parks and Recreation Staff Recognized for Heroism

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At the recent County Commissioner meeting, several employees from the Parks and Recreation Department were given Proclamations, for demonstrating heroism and setting an example for their colleagues as well as the citizens of Queen Anne’s County....

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Posted on: April 13, 2022

County Commissioners Declare April 10-16 Public Safety Dispatcher Week

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Declaring National Public Safety Dispatcher Week

 

WHEREAS, emergencies can occur at any time that require police, fire, or emergency medical; and

 

WHEREAS, public safety dispatchers are not visible as the men and women wh...

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County News
Posted on: March 15, 2022

Queen Anne’s County Proposes a Dog Park at White Marsh Park

Queen Annes County Proposes a Dog Park at White Marsh Park

 

Queen Anne’s County Proposes a Dog Park at White Marsh Park

 

The QAC Commissioners and the Department of Parks and Recreation are proposing to build a Dog Park at the White Marsh Park, located in Centreville, Md. Our Parks and ...

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County News
Posted on: March 14, 2022

Queen Anne’s County Parks and Recreation Launches New Online Look

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Queen Anne’s County Parks and Recreation Launches New Online Look 

 

Queen Anne’s County Parks and Recreation has launched a new look to their website. The new look incorporates the recent rebranding for the county and ...

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Posted on: February 16, 2022

County Ride Expands a Northern Route

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County Ride Expands a Northern Route

 

Queen Anne’s County began a new northern route with our County Ride this month. The Northern Route will serve clients from Chestertown to Denton and back twice a day. The fixed route will begin at Re...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

High School Seniors Complete Community Emergency Response Team Training

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High School Seniors Complete Community Emergency Response Team Training

 

Seniors at the Queen Anne’s County High School enrolled in the Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, recently completed Community Emergency Response Team (C...

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Posted on: December 3, 2021

Heather Tinelli Receives the Queen Anne Prosperity Award

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At last night's Celebrating Business 2021 event, hosted by Queen Anne's County Chamber of Commerce, the Economic and Tourism Development Director Heather Tinelli received the Queen Anne Prosperity Award for her work on administering crit...

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Posted on: November 30, 2021

QAC Recognized for Excellence in Financial Reporting

Recognized for Excellence in Financial Reporting

QAC Recognized for Excellence in Financial Reporting

 

Queen Anne’s County has received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting (COA) for the 22nd straight year. The Department of Budget and Finance submitted ...

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Posted on: November 24, 2021

Queen Anne’s County Announces Anne Sparks as First Chief of Aging and Transportation

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Queen Anne’s County Announces Anne Sparks as First Chief of Aging and Transportation

 

Queen Anne’s County announces Anne Sparks as the first Chief of Aging and Transportation at the Department of Community Services. Prior to th...

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Posted on: October 8, 2021

Will Your Cell Phone Still Be Able to Call 911 in 2022?

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Will Your Cell Phone Still Be Able to Call 911 in 2022?

Plan now for the phase out of 3G cellular networks and service.

 

If you are currently using an older cellular device, you may need to upgrade before your provider shuts down the 3G network in ...

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Posted on: June 14, 2021

YMCA in Centerville will Break Ground on June 30

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YMCA in Centerville will Break Ground on June 30

 

As most people have heard the YMCA has had plans for some time now to expand from the location on Courseval Drive in Centreville to Vincit Street next to the county building and across from Queen A...

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