Charles County Commissioners Meeting Agenda for March 27

TuesdayMarch 27

Charles County Commissioners’ Meeting



The Open Session of the Commissioners’ Meeting will begin at 10 a.m. in the Commissioners’ Meeting Room.

Call to Order/Pledge of Allegiance


  • Fair Housing Month Proclamation 2018-11
  • Maryland Archaeology Month Proclamation 2018-12
  • College of Southern Maryland Talons Robotics Team Vex U World Championship
  • Leadership Academy Certificates of Completion
  • New Employees, Years of Service Awards

10:25 a.m.

Commissioners’ Comments

Approval of Minutes of March 20

Notice of Tentative Agenda of April 10


The Closed Session will begin at 10:30 p.m.  in the County Government Building Conference Room. All or a portion of this session may be closed pursuant to Section 3-305(b)(1)(8) of the General Provisions Article of the Annotated Code of Maryland to consider applicants of Commissioners-appointed boards, and to review and approve closed session minutes.


The Open Session of the Commissioners’ Meeting will resume at 11:30 a.m. in the Commissioners’ Meeting Room.

Briefing: General Assembly Legislative Update

11:40 a.m.

Budget Work Session: General Fund Capital Improvement Program

12:30 p.m.


1:30 p.m.

Approval Request: Election Board Lease Renewal

1:45 p.m.

Approval Request:  Lease Agreement for University of Maryland Extension


2:00 p.m.
Work Session: Towing Regulations Bill 2018-01

2:15 p.m.

Briefing: La Plata Library Relocation

2:35 p.m.

Action on Boards, Committees, Commissions

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About Charles County Government

The mission of Charles County Government is to provide our citizens the highest quality service possible in a timely, efficient and courteous manner. To achieve this goal, our government must be operated in an open and accessible atmosphere, be based on comprehensive long- and short-term planning and have an appropriate managerial organization tempered by fiscal responsibility. We support and encourage efforts to grow a diverse workplace. Charles County is a place where all people thrive and businesses grow and prosper; where the preservation of our heritage and environment is paramount; where government services to its citizens are provided at the highest level of excellence; and where the quality of life is the best in the nation.

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