News Release, Town of Chesapeake Beach

TOWN NOTICES: The Town will begin flushing on Monday, March 2nd:

  • Richfield Station’s flushing will be Monday and Tuesday the 2nd & 3rd
  • Bayview Hill’s flushing will be Tuesday and Wednesday the 3rd and 4th
  • Chesapeake Village’s flushing will be Thursday the 5th
  • Southside of town’s flushing will be Monday and Tuesday the 9th and 10th
  • Northside of town’s flushing will be Wednesday and Thursday the 11th and 12

Please be aware these days and dates may change due to extenuating circumstances. 

PUBLIC SAFETY ANNOUNCEMENT-FIRE:Take a moment to protect your family from fireby viewing Chief Mills presentation at the February 20, 2020, Town Council meeting byclicking here.

PUBLIC SAFETY ANNOUNCEMENT-CLIFF DANGERS: Collapsing cliffs are an ongoing increasing danger to the public. Fencing is now in place at Bayfront Park serving as a barrier to citizens from accessing dangerous areas of the cliffs.Please take this barrier seriously and refrain from crossing it. Crossing this barrier is considering Trespassing and a municipal infraction.To hear more about these dangers please view Alfred Jeffrey’s, Deputy Director of Calvert County Public Safety, presentation during the February 20, 2020, Town Council meeting byclicking here.

Dredging of the Fishing Creek channel is completewith 100% funding by the Maryland Department of Natural Resouces Waterway Improvement fund. To view the Channel Surveyplease click here.

To view the current Town of Chesapeake BeachRFP’splease click here.

TOWN SPONSORED HAPPENINGS:

NEWS from the Chesapeake Beach Green Team: The Backyard Buffers program is open again this year! To reserve your plantingsplease click here.

Save the date, May 22nd – May 25th, for the Edna E. Lockwood Restoration Educational Tour.More information to follow.

February 27 at 7 PM – Town Green Team Meetingin Town Hall Chambers.

March 1st at 11AM – 2 PM –The Twin Beach Opioid Abuse Awareness 1stAnnual Health and Wellness Fairwill be held at the NBVFD. Door prizes, exhibits, vendors and more! For more infosee attached.

March 11 at 1:00 PM – Ethics Committee Meetingin Town Hall Chambers.

March 16 at 7:00 PM – Walkable Community Meetingin Town Hall Chambers.

March 19 at 7:00 PM – Town Council Meetingin Town Hall Chambers.

March 25 at 7:00 PM – Planning and Zoning Committee Meetingin Town Hall Chambers.

LOCAL COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS:

February 28 – Chef’s Choice Fish Dinner –Informal dinner hosted by the American Legion Stallings-Williams Post206 from 5:30 to 7:00 pm. being held inthe lower-level dining room. The cost is $12 including side, salad, and beverage. The Post is at 3330 E. Chesapeake Beach Rd. in Chesapeake Beach any questions may be directed to (410) 257-9878. Public Welcome.http://www.MD-Post206.Org

February 29 – Motown Night What’s your favorite tune? The Sons of the American Legion Stallings-Williams Post 206 will host a night with music by DJ Stephen Varney beginning at 7.30 until 11:30 P.M.. The cost of $10 includes draft beer and sodas. Tickets available at the door. Public warmly welcomed. For information call 410-257-9878.http://www.MD-Post206.Org

March 3 – Steak Dinner. Particular about your Steak? At the American Legion Stallings Williams Post 206 at 3330 Chesapeake Beach Road East on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach, you order it directly from the Grill-Master and you get what you order. Serving from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m., the $17.00 price tag includes sides, salad, beverage, and roll. Public welcome. For information call (410)257-9878.HTTP://www.MD-post206.org

March 6 – Roast Beef Dinner– The $12.00 price tag includes mashed taters/gravy, a roll, and a beverage. From 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. hosted by the American Legion Stallings-Williams Post 206, 3330 Chesapeake Beach Road East on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach, in the lower-Level dining room. Public welcome. For more information, call (410)257-9878HTTP://www.MD-post206.org

March 11 – What’s in your “Pot of Gold”?Let’s find out what your child finds in their “pot of gold” if you had six wishes, would you spend your wishes wisely? North East Community Center 10:00 AM -10:45 AM. For more info call (410) 535-1600 Ext. 8210

For more information on any of the above “Happenings,” contactMarti Gilpin (Office and Community Involvement Coordinator for the Town of Chesapeake Beach, MD)410-257-2230 orviaemail.


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