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Posted on: July 26, 2021

Queen Anne’s County Announces the Expansion of Broadband

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Queen Anne’s County Announces the Expansion of Broadband

 

Queen Anne’s County has partnered with Atlantic Broadband, Talkie Communications and ThinkBig Networks to secure State funding for the expansion of the broadband footpri...

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Posted on: July 12, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination Moving to Thursdays Starting July 19

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COVID-19 Vaccination Moving to Thursdays Starting July 19

 

Starting July 19th COVID-19 vaccination at Queen Anne’s County Department of Health will move from Mondays to Thursdays. COVID-19 Vaccinations will be offered at the Queen Anne’s County De...

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

NWS Determines Wednesday’s Storm in QAC Was Not a Tornado

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NWS Determines Wednesday’s Storm in QAC Was Not a Tornado

 

The National Weather Service has determined that the damage from Wednesday’s weather event in the Queenstown area was a strong downburst from a thunderstorm and not a tornado. Strong winds...

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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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Posted on: June 11, 2021

QAC and Plastic Free QAC Announce New Fishing Line Recycle Program

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Update: For anyone planning to join us for the kick off event. It has been rescheduled for Wednesday June 23 at 3:30pm. The location is Wells Cove Landing, 206 Wells Cove Road, Grasonville MD (south side of Kent Narrows between Bridges and The Je...

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Posted on: May 25, 2021

Visiting Queen Anne’s County Nature Parks and Beaches

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Visiting Queen Anne’s County Nature Parks and Beaches

 

With summer almost upon us, it is a great time to visit the beautiful parks and nature preserves in Queen Anne’s County. With the increased popularity of our amenities, the Department of Parks...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

The Bay Bridge Run is Back!

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Sharing on behalf of Corrigan Sports Enterprises and Sean Ryan Sports Enterprises. All media requests should be directed there for now. We will update when we have additional information.

June 9, 2021

Corrigan Sports Enterprises (CSE) and Sean Ryan Sports E...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Target is still moving forward with Kent Island Location

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Recently we have been getting a lot of questions about when the new Kent Island Target will be opening. The great news is, Target is in the final stages of planning and permitting and construction is tentatively scheduled to start Summer 2021. Stay tuned ...

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Posted on: June 2, 2021

Queen Anne’s County Seniors Centers Continue Tiered Opening Plan

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Queen Anne’s County Seniors Centers Continue Tiered Opening Plan

 Queen Anne’s County is pleased to announce the Grasonville, Kent Island, and Sudlersville Senior Centers increase operations through a tiered expansion.

 

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Posted on: May 11, 2021

Nichole Hepfer Named Director of Budget & Finance

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Nichole Hepfer Named Director of Budget & Finance

 

Queen Anne’s County announces that Nichole Hepfer has been named as Director of Budget & Finance. Nichole most recently served as the county Accounting Supervisor since 2015. She has been ...

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

QAC Broadband Advisory Council Answers Your Questions About Broadband

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QAC Broadband Advisory Council Answers Your Questions About Broadband

 

One of the most common questions and complaints in our local community groups tends to be related to internet service.

 

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Posted on: March 3, 2021

Queen Anne’s County Recycling Drop Off Sites

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Queen Anne’s County Recycling Drop Off Sites

Our recycling drop off sites in Queen Anne’s County accept plastic, metal, paper, cardboard and glass. The Harper Road location (401 Harper Rd, Centreville) also accepts cooking oil but is the only location in t...

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

Queen Anne’s County Releases 2020 Year in Review

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Queen Anne’s County Releases 2020 Year in Review

 

Every year Queen Anne’s County releases “Year in Review” highlighting accomplishments from county departments during the previous calendar year. 2020 Year in Review is now available by visiting qac...

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Posted on: December 14, 2020

QAC Partners with MORE to Build Mountain Bike Trail

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Queen Anne’s County Parks and Recreation recently completed a proposed agreement with representatives from MORE (Mid Atlantic Off-Road Enthusiast) to build and maintain a single-track mountain bike trail in Terrapin Park.

 

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Posted on: December 18, 2020

Queen Anne’s County Asks Customers to Utilize Online Systems

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Queen Anne’s County Asks Customers to Utilize Online Systems 

 

Queen Anne’s County we would like to make sure you have all the information you need for the upcoming tax season. We are encouraging citizens with county business to utilize a...

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Posted on: January 14, 2021

Commissioner Corchiarino Appointed to Chesapeake Bay Trust Board of Trustees

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Commissioner Corchiarino Appointed to Chesapeake Bay Trust Board of Trustees 

 

Commissioner Chris Corchiarino was appointed as a member of the Chesapeake Bay Trust Board of Trustees by Governor Larry Hogan. Commissioner Corchiarino will f...

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

Automatic External Defibrillators (AED) to be Installed at 10 County Parks and Trails

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To ensure our parks and trails are safe for all our users, the Department of Parks and Recreation is now in the process of installing Automatic External Defibrillators (AED) at various park sites.  The next 10 sites are listed below:

 

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

Brian Riley Named as Director of Information Technology & Communications

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Brian Riley Named as Director of Information Technology & Communications

 

Queen Anne’s County announces that Brian Riley has been named as Director of Information Technology & Communications. Brian has served as the Management An...

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Posted on: July 26, 2021

Join Us in Celebrating QAC Area Agency on Aging 40th Anniversary

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Join Us in Celebrating QAC Area Agency on Aging 40th Anniversary

 

Queen Anne’s County Area Agency on Aging is celebrating its 40th Anniversary. Please join us for an Open House at any of our four locations on Tuesday, September 28, 2021 ...

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