News Release, Calvert County Public Information Office

PRINCE FREDERICK, Md. – June 1, 2020 –As the gradual reopening of businesses and operations continues, the Calvert County Department of Economic Development, in partnership with the Calvert County Health Department and Calvert Library, will participate in a virtual town hall to help business owners operate safely during the COVID-19 pandemic and to provide updated information on available resources.

The event, “Getting Back to Business” will be held Monday, June 8, from noon to 1:15 p.m. Calvert County Health Officer Dr. Laurence Polsky will lead an active discussion with business owners about the latest guidance on keeping employees and customers safe. Attendees will also hear from Department of Economic Development Director Kelly Slagle about new programs, services and grants available through Economic Development.

Register for the event through the Calvert Library website at Attendees must register at least one hour before the program to receive a link to the webinar. There is no cost to attend.

Business owners can stay informed about resources and assistance available at the Maryland Department of Commerce Business Express COVID-19 online resource at For questions or assistance, please contact the Department of Economic Development atinfo@ecalvert.comor 410-535-4583.

The county continues to share the latest updates surrounding Calvert County’s response to COVID-19 through a virtual resource center on its website, including any precautionary measures, guidance and closures at

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