News Release, Charles County Public Information Office

La Plata, MD- Charles County Government will be opening its buildings to the public beginning Monday, July 13. Face masks/coverings and a temperature check are required when entering County buildings and social distancing will be designated in corridors and waiting areas. These protocols are essential to mitigate the impact of coronavirus and protect the public and our employees’ health.

Residents are strongly encouraged to continue to do business by telephone or online, and pay bills using the convenient dropbox location. For in-person service options, visit to determine the operating status of each department and contact information for scheduling appointments. 

Services may be limited at some locations, like recreation centers and senior centers, will remain closed at this time in accordance with state directives. View how the County is working to keep you safe at