Important meetings in St. Mary’s County this week

Monday: St. Mary’s County Planning Commission will meet at 6:30 Leonardtown. As part of its meeting, the commission will hold a public hearing to receive public testimony on a Concept Site Plan for the proposed Second District Volunteer Fire and Rescue Public Safety facility. Meeting agenda:

Tuesday: Commissioners of St. Mary’s County will hold their regular weekly business meeting beginning at 9 a.m. in Leonardtown. Among the items on the agenda … a discussion with representatives from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources regarding Commercial Shellfish Aquaculture Submerged Land Leases and review of a Memorandum of Understanding Commissioners between the commissioners and the Library Board of Trustees.

Commissioners will also hold an FY19 Budget Work Session (reviewing proposed budget for County Departments and a discussion of Compensation Issues). Commissioners will also host a public forum at 6:30 p.m. to receive public comment on Proposed Amendments to the Sign Ordinance for the Location of Signs with Electronic Displays. Complete agenda:

Thursday: St. Mary’s County Recreation and Parks Board monthly meeting begins at 5:30 p.m. in Leonardtown.

Reminder … St. Mary’s County Government TV 95 is now streaming meetings to the station’s new Facebook page at as well as our YouTube Channel at Be sure to like the Facebook page or subscribe to the channel to receive notifications when meetings and events are being streamed live.

Saturday: Open Barn at Greenwell State Park. 9 a.m. – noon. Meet with Greenwell’s horses, watch riding lessons, and learn about the Greenwell Foundation’s equestrian programs. Greenwell State Park, 25420 Rosedale Manor Lane, Hollywood. Event info:

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