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Posted on: September 29, 2016

County Comprehensive Plan Update Workshops Are Now Underway


What is your vision for the future of Calvert County? A group of residents weighed in on this question last night during the first of four community workshops as part of the Calvert County Comprehensive Plan update process.

Don't miss out on this oppor...Read on...

View the Comprehensive Plan update page here.
Posted on: September 29, 2016

Sand Bags Remain Available for Calvert County Residents as Heavy Rain is Forecast Through Friday

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Calvert County Government is continuing to provide sand bags and sand to help county residents protect their property as heavy rains continue into the weekend.

Up to 10 sand bags per vehicle may be picked up today, Thursday, Sept. 29, until 3:30 p.m. a...Read on...

Posted on: September 27, 2016

Emergency Management to Test Alert and Notification System Sirens Oct. 3, 2016


The Calvert County Department of Public Safety, Division of Emergency Management, will conduct a full-cycle test of the alert and notification sirens throughout Calvert, St. Mary’s and Dorchester counties on Monday, Oct. 3, 2016, at noon.

The full-cycl...Read on...

Posted on: September 21, 2016

Visit the Calvert County Virtual Job Fair

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Did you miss the Calvert County Job Fair earlier this month? The fair continues virtually online with links to more than 30 employers that are actively seeking employees.

Here is your chance to learn more about the remaining job openings and the busine...Read on...

Visit the Virtual Job Fair
Posted on: September 20, 2016

Celebrate Local Agriculture with the 2016 Calvert County Farm Festival


Get to know Calvert County’s rural community by spending a day on six working farms during the 19th annual Calvert County Farm Festival Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 15 and 16, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Purchase pumpkins and other fall produce, take a hay ride, t...Read on...

Posted on: August 30, 2016

Applications Now Accepted for the Calvert County Purchase and Retirement Fund Program

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The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) and the Agricultural Preservation Advisory Board announce the opening of the application period for the county’s Purchase and Retirement (PAR) Fund program. Through the program, Transferable Developm...Read on...

FY 2017 PAR Application
Posted on: August 30, 2016

County Comprehensive Plan Update, Zoning Ordinance Rewrite Process Underway


The Calvert County Department of Community Planning and Building (CPB) will host its first round of public workshops aimed at updating the county's Comprehensive Plan and rewriting the Zoning Ordinance. Citizens are encouraged to attend one or more of the...Read on...

SpeakUp Calvert!
Posted on: August 22, 2016

Calvert County Family Network Secures State Funding to Help Local Youth


The Calvert County Department of Community Resources announces that it recently received nearly $250,000 from the Governor’s Office for Children for two programs aimed at strengthening youth and families. The funding was part of $15 million set aside for ...Read on...

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Posted on: August 24, 2016

Public Workshops on the Comprehensive Plan Update Scheduled for September


We want to know YOUR vision for our future.

Join us as we embark on a two-year process to update the county’s Comprehensive Plan and Zoning Ordinance. Attend an upcoming workshop and tell us your vision for Calvert County – from transportation, economi...Read on...

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