News Release, Town of Chesapeake Beach
NOTICE – Paving work on the alley between 27th and 28th between D and E Street will continue. The contractor will be back on Monday September 9th to pave it. The work being done is highlighted in yellow. For a printable view of the the areas impacted, click here .
RFP Maintenance Dredging Re-solicitation — The Town of Chesapeake Beach seeks re-solicited sealed proposals in response to eMaryland Marketplace #BOM015557 Maintenance Dredging of the Fishing Creek Channel. A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held on September 19th at 9:00 AM at Town Hall: 8200 Bayside Rd. Chesapeake Beach, MD 20732. Sealed proposals are due by October 2nd at 9:00 AM at Town Hall. For more information please visit eMaryland Marketplace or contact Holly Wahl at email@example.com .
NOTICE: The Town of Chesapeake Beach issues notice that an automated speed enforcement program will be in place effective September 12, 2019 along Old Bayside Rd. within the Beach Elementary School Zone traveling both East and West bound, in addition to the automated speed enforcement program currently in place along RT 261 and Old Bayside Rd. As the 2019-2020 school year approaches, please take note of your speed within the Beach Elementary School zone. The Town of Chesapeake Beach recently conducted a study for a one week period in August of 2019, along Old Bayside Rd., that showed 444 vehicles were traveling up to 12 MPH over a 20 MPH speed limit and 71 vehicles were traveling over 12 MPH over a 20 MPH speed limit. According to a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Study, the chances of a pedestrian surviving being struct by a vehicle decreases by 70%; between the speed of 20 MPH and 40 MPH. Please join our efforts to keep children, their families, teachers and administrators safe. For more information, click here .
Do you rent a residence in the Town of Chesapeake Beach or are you the owner of a residence that is a rental in the Town of Chesapeake Beach? If so, the Town needs to hear from you. The Town Council recently adopted a Housing Code Ordinance O-9-11 to establish maintenance standards for properties in Town and to establish a rental licensing program. To ensure your residence is on the Town’s rental registry list, please click here .
September is National Preparedness Month. For more information on how you can prepare for a emergency, please click here .
September 9 at 6:00 PM – The Town Council will hold an Informational Work Session in Town Hall Chambers. For a printable copy of the agenda, click here . To view a live stream and video coverage of the meeting when available, click here .
September 11 at 7:00 pm – Planning and Zoning meeting in Town Hall Chambers to work on the 2040 Comprehensive Plan. Resident attendance and participation is encouraged. For a printable copy of the agenda, click here . To view a live stream and video coverage of the meeting when available, click here .
September 14 from 12 pm – 5pm. Please join us for the third annual Taste the Beaches @ Kellam’s Field. Admission is FREE. Over 80 vendors have signed up for the event, to date. Let us know if you plan to join us by clicking here . To view or print an event flyer, click here .
Calling all Volunteers! We still need Volunteers for the Taste the Beaches event between 11 am and 6 pm at Kellam’s Field (however much time you can spare will be appreciated). Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in volunteering.
September 19 at 7:00 pm – Town Council meeting in Town Hall Chambers. To view a live stream and video coverage of the meeting when available, click here .
October 2-9 — the EDNA E. LOCKWOOD heritage tour. See the last sailing bugeye oyster boat at the Rod ‘N’ Reel marina. Up to 1 hour tours to learn about ship restoration and early oyster harvesting. Great photo opportunity for the whole family. For more information, click here .
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