News Release, Town of Chesapeake Beach

NOTICE:The Rod and Reel parking garage project has reached a point where they will be bringing in a large crane to erect large precast concrete beams and structures. This work started February 15thand will continue for 8 to 10 weeks.This will create a flagging operation on Mears Avenue as the trucks arrive and leave. There are no permanent lane closures’ scheduled. The contractor will be using flag men to stop traffic to let the trucks in and out of the project due to their size. As the contractor provides details we will continue to relay the information to residents.

SAVE THE DATE! Join us in celebration of the125th Anniversary of the incorporation of the Town of Chesapeake Beach. A celebration will be held at Town Hall on April 6 from 4:00-6:00 pm.More information to follow.

MOSQUITO CONTROL —Mosquito season will be here before you know it.Please be advised that if you DO NOT want your property area sprayed you MUST request to be put on the DO NOT SPRAY list. If you are in an area that would require Mosquito Control to enter onto private property (driveways), you ALSO must request to be put on the ENTER PRIVATE PROPERTY list. You must submit a signed request form. To receive a request form, please contact Sharon atshumm@chesapeakebeachmd.govor by calling town hall at 410-257-2230.DEADLINE is March 29, 2019.

Comprehensive Plan Community Engagement –We want to hear from residents! Please visitwww.planchesapeakebeachmd.govfor up to date information from the Planning and Zoning Commission, complete a survey to provide your feedback and follow the

Comprehensive planning progress.Please visit or call Town Hall for assistance completing the survey or if you would like a paper copy of the survey mailed to your home. A computer is available in the Town Hall lobby for ease of access to the survey.

The Chesapeake Beach Water Park is currently seeking adults that are looking for Part-Time and / or Seasonal Work to apply as Cashiersfor our 25thAnniversary Season!The CBWP is a great place to make supplemental income, choose flexible hours, and work in a fun, fast-paced, energetic environment! Apply online today attend Cashier Orientation on Saturday, March 23rdfrom 10:00am to 12:30pm to get started! We look forward to working with you.

The Chesapeake Beach Water Park is now taking sign-ups for Orientations for all Positions for the 2019 Summer Season.All interviews for all positions will be conducted at these Job Specific Orientations on the dates listed on our website. We hire starting at age 14 for Customer Service Specialists (CSSs), and Runners in the Food and Beverage Department. Grillers working in our Beachcomber Grille must be 15 years old. To sign up as a lifeguard you must be 15 year of age by May 25, 2019. Cashier’s must be 17 years of age. To sign up for the Orientation for the position of your choice visit ourwebsite. Working at the Chesapeake Beach Water park is a wonderful way to spend your summer!

B Street Update – The Town Council awarded a contract for the repairs to the exposed retaining wall along the B Street slope as well as the repairs to the Boardwalk.Work is expected to start within the next week with an anticipated completion by March. The Town released a Request for Sealed Proposals for the B street sewer line move from the shoreline to B street. The proposals for this work will be review by the Mayor and Town Council at the February work session with a contract award expected to take place at the February Town Council meeting.

February 19 at 6:00 pm – Twin Beach Opioid Abuse Awareness Committee meets at Chesapeake Beach Town Hall — Business meeting of the TBOAA Committee.The public is invited to attend. If you have been affected by the opioid crisis, we want to hear your story or your ideas on how we can better help those suffering from addiction in our community. For more information about the committee and our past activities,click here.

February 21 at 6:45 pm – Town Council Meeting in Chambers.For a printable copy of the agenda and supporting information,click here.

February 26 at 6 pm – Board of Appeals Meeting in Chambers

February 26 at7:00 pm – PUBLIC HEARING Calvert County Comprehensive Plan Approvalat Calvert Pines Community Center– for more information,click here.

February 28 at 7 pm – Green Team meets in Conference Room.

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