News Release, Calvert County Public Information Office

PRINCE FREDERICK, Md. – July 17, 2019 – The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) will hold a public hearing Tuesday, July 30 at 10:30 a.m. to consider an adjustment of the fiscal year (FY) 2020 Solid Waste Enterprise Fund operating budget for the purchase of a replacement dump truck.

The hearing will be held in the Commissioners Hearing Room at the Calvert County Courthouse located at 175 Main St. in Prince Frederick.

The Solid Waste Division is looking to replace a dump truck due to deteriorating truck body conditions and the amount of continued maintenance and repairs required for the 18-year-old vehicle. The division proposes to replace the truck during FY 2020 with equipment reserve funds.

Individuals who cannot attend the public hearing may submit written comments. Written comments must be received by 4:30 p.m., July 29, 2019, and may be submitted by or through the U.S. mail to the BOCC at 175 Main St., Prince Frederick, MD 20678.

Interested persons are urged to view the proposal in its entirety by contacting the Department of Public Works, Solid Waste Division, at 410-535-1600, ext. 2520,, or by viewing the local amendments on the Calvert County Government website.

The proposed provisions may be substantively modified, revised, amended or otherwise changed based upon comments received at the public hearing.

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