News Release, Calvert County Government

Public Hearing Scheduled to Receive Comments

PRINCE FREDERICK, Md. – March 29, 2019 –The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) will hold a public hearing Tuesday, April 2, 2019, to consider and receive comments regarding Calvert County Government’s plan to issue bonds of up to $23,250,000 . The bonds are general obligation bonds and are backed by the full faith and credit of the county.

The purpose of the bond sale is to help finance projects including construction of Northern High School, the Prince Frederick Volunteer Fire Department, design of the county government administration building and improvements to Ward Farm Recreation and Nature Park.

The hearing will begin at 10:30 a.m. at the Commissioners’ Hearing Room in the Calvert County Circuit Courthouse, located at 175 Main St. in Prince Frederick. Citizens are encouraged to view the resolutiononline.

For additional information, contact the Calvert County Department of Finance & Budget at 410-535-1600, ext. 2286 or via email atVeronica.Atkinson@calvertcountymd.gov. Individuals who cannot attend the public hearing may submit written comments.These written comments must be received by 4:30 p.m., April 1, 2019, and may be submitted by emailingCOMMISS@calvertcountymd.govor through the U.S. mail to the BOCC at 175 Main St., Prince Frederick, MD 20678. Any reasonable accommodation for persons with disabilities or linguistic barriers should be requested by contacting the BOCC office at 410-535-1600, ext. 2202.

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