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Posted on: April 18, 2017

Calvert County, Md., Shows Appreciation for Business

Logo_BAWweb.jpg Farms and a healthy farming economy play critical roles in local communities and in the social fabric of our region. According to the 2012 U.S. Census, Calvert County boasts nearly 33,000 acres of farmland spread across nearly 270 different farms. Calver...Read on... Click for more information or to register.
Posted on: April 12, 2017

Calvert County’s 2017 Business Survey Gets Underway

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The Calvert County Department of Economic Development launched the 2017 Business Survey today and seeks input from county business owners. Data collected from the survey will be used to support local businesses, enhance the programs and services that are ...Read on...

Business Survey
Posted on: April 12, 2017

Rockfish Season Opens on the Chesapeake Bay April 15

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The state’s spring rockfish season begins Saturday, April 15, and anglers of all experience levels are invited to set out for the Chesapeake Bay from the shores of Calvert County. Home to the bay’s largest charter boat fleet, Calvert C...Read on...

Posted on: April 12, 2017

Deadline Nears to Apply for Calvert County’s Second Annual Recycling Awards Program

Logo_RecyclingAwards_2017_web.jpg The Calvert County Solid Waste Division is still accepting applications for its second annual recycling awards program to recognize individuals, businesses, government agencies and more for recycling ingenuity and results. More than 30 awards will be gi...Read on... Recycling Awards Application
Posted on: April 11, 2017

Increase in Calvert County Textile Collection Boxes Helps Citizens and D.A.R.E Program

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The Calvert County Department of Public Works Solid Waste Division added nine textile donation/collection containers throughout the county to provide more convenience for residents and increase its share of profits generated from the sale of the textiles....Read on...

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

Prescription Drug Discount Program is Available to All Calvert County Residents

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The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners has partnered with the National Association of Counties (NACo) since July 2009 to provide county residents with a prescription drug discount program. To date, the partnership has saved Calvert County reside...Read on...

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Posted on: March 29, 2017

Board of County Commissioners Celebrates Completion of First Citizens Academy, Honors Participants

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The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners yesterday presented certificates of completion to the graduates of the first Calvert County Citizens Academy. The academy offered 21 residents an in-depth look at how Calvert County Government works through...Read on...

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Posted on: March 28, 2017

Webcam Captures Ospreys’ Return to Calvert County

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The osprey, an avian harbinger of spring, has returned to Calvert County. The migratory birds of prey return from southern wintering spots about this time each year to nest throughout the Chesapeake Bay region, especially along the Patuxent River. A nesti...Read on...

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

Comprehensive Plan Workshop Rescheduled from April 6 to April 20

The Calvert 2040 workshop on Preserving Rural Character and Directing Growth to Existing Population Centers has been rescheduled from Thursday, April 6 to Thursday, April 20.  The workshop will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the College of Southern Mary...Read on...

Posted on: February 27, 2017

Comprehensive Plan Workshops - Updated Schedule

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The Calvert County Planning Commission and the Department of Community Planning and Building (CPB) have revised the remaining public workshop schedule for the Comprehensive Plan update. There are three meetings remaining, and the snow day scheduled for to...Read on...

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Posted on: February 24, 2017

Comprehensive Plan Feb. 22 Workshop Presentation Available

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Thanks to all who were able to attend the Comprehensive Plan workshop on Feb. 22, Supporting Options in Community Character: Developing a Place-type Strategy. The slideshow presentation has been posted to the Future Calvert webpage, www.co.cal.md.us/...Read on...


 
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