PRINCE FREDERICK, Md. –April 26, 2018The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) will hold a public hearingTuesday, May 1, 2018, to consider and receive comments on a petition for the Property Owners Association of Chesapeake Ranch Estates to establish a new special tax district beginning Fiscal Year 2019. The hearing will begin at7 p.m.at the Southern Community Center, located at 20 Appeal Lane in Lusby.

The proposed special tax district will primarily fund the cost of road sustainment, equipment replacement, safety projects, dams and storm water annual maintenance throughJune 30, 2023. Citizens who live in this area are encouraged to weigh in on this important proposal.

Citizens can view the petitiononline. For additional information, contact the Calvert County Department of Finance & Budget at 410-535-1600, ext. 2435 or via email atTimothy.Hayden@calvertcountymd.gov. Individuals who cannot attend the public hearing may submit written comments.These written comments must be received by4:30 p.m., April 30, 2018, and may be submitted by emailingCOMMISS@calvertcountymd.govor through the U.S. mail to the BOCC at 175 Main St., Prince Frederick, MD 20678.

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