TOWN OF CHESTERTOWN REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS GILCHREST RAIL TRAIL PHASE IV The Town or Chestertown will receive sealed bids until 12:00 noon on Friday, August 16, 2019 for the construction of Phase IV of the Gilchrest Rail Trail, which includes clearing
Congratulations to David Hess and all involved! Dear David, The jurying results are in…and our esteemed jury panel has placed your work, Broad Reach, in the 2019 CODAawards Top 100! CONGRATULATIONS! With 435 projects from 27 countries submitted this
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The MVA bus will be located at East Coast Storage, 848 High Street on Monday and Tuesday April 15 and 16. Many thanks to Bob Greenwald for welcoming the bus with open arms. We will update when the MVA bus returns to it’s previous location.
NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING AND EXECUTIVE SESSION NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 the Mayor and Council of Chestertown will convene a special meeting and then go immediately into executive session to interview appl
The Town of Chestertown is happy to offer Chestertown residents the option to pay for some services online. This service can be used to make payments for utility bills, trash, parking tickets, permit fees and Wilmer Park rental. We will also be able
The Chestertown Environmental Committee engaged in a strategic planning exercise in November, 2018. Committee member Greg Farley led the exercise, using the Appreciative Inquiry method.
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Public Notice In accordance with Public Ethics Law §12-4 (T) the Chestertown Ethics Commission will hold a training at Town Hall, 118 N. Cross Street on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The purpose of the training is to prov
Chestertown Consumer Confidence Report 2017 (MD0140002)
The 4th of July holiday falls on the regularly scheduled meeting date for the Historic District Commission. The Historic District Commission has rescheduled their monthly meeting to Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. in Town Hall.
PUBLIC NOTICE The Mayor and Council of Chestertown introduced the budget for fiscal year 2019 as Ordinance 02-2018 on May 21, 2018. The tax rate for the real property is to be $.42 per $100 of assessed value representing a $.05 increase over the FY2
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON THE BUDGET FOR CHESTERTOWN FOR FISCAL YEAR 2018-19 At 7:00 p.m. on Monday, June 4, 2018, the Mayor and Council will hold a public hearing on the proposed FY2019 Town Budget. The hearing will take place at Town Hal
PUBLIC NOTICE The Mayor and Council of Chestertown introduced Ordinance No. 03-2018 Water and Sewers Ordinance Revision at their meeting of May 21, 2018. The ordinance increases the water and sewer rate by approximately 9.4%, the first rate increase
TOWN OF CHESTERTOWN NOTICE OF A PROPOSED REAL PROPERTY TAX INCREASE The Mayor and Council of Chestertown proposes to increase real property taxes. For the tax year beginning July 1, 2018, the estimated real property assessable base will decrease by
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: The Town of Chestertown is proud of its history with volunteers and is looking for new faces to serve on its many volunteer Commissions and Committees. If you think you may be interested serving the Town in this capacity, pl
BUDGET ENACTMENT SCHEDULE FISCAL YEAR 2018-19 *April 24 7:00 p.m. Preliminary Town Budget Workshop *May 8 6:00 p.m. BUDGET WORKSHOP MEETING *May 15 6:00 p.m. BUDGET WORKSHOP
The Planning Commission Meeting scheduled for March 21, 2018 has been cancelled.
Sealed Bids for the construction of the Chestertown Marina Stormwater Improvements will be received by the Town of Chestertown at 118 N. Cross Street, Chestertown, MD 21620 until 12:00 noon on Friday, April 27, 2018
The Mayor and Council meeting scheduled for Monday, February 19th at 7:30 p.m. has been rescheduled for Tuesday, February 20th at 7:30 due to the Presidents Day Holiday.
The Mayor and Council meeting scheduled for Monday, January 15th has been rescheduled for Tuesday, January 16th in observance of the Martin Luther King Holiday. The meeting will take place at 7:30 p.m. in Town Hall, 118 N. Cross Street.
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NOTICE OF RESCHEDULED PUBLIC HEARING 2017 CHESTERTOWN ANNEXATION No. 1 The Mayor and Council of Chestertown hearing originally scheduled to commence on Monday, October 16, 2017 concerning the annexation proposal known as the 2017 Chestertown Anne
The Utilities Commission / Mayor and Council Meeting scheduled for Monday, July 3, 2017 has been changed to Monday, July 10, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. The Town of Chestertown wishes everyone a happy and safe 4th of July!
REPORT OF MUNICIPAL AFFAIRS 2016 The Charter of the Town of Chestertown states, “The Mayor, during the first quarter of each calendar year, shall report to the Council the condition of municipal affairs and make such recommendations as he (she) deems
The Utilities Commission/Mayor and Council meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 3, 2017 due to the New Year’s Holiday on Monday, January 2, 2017. Town Offices are closed on Monday, January 2, 2017 and will reopen on Tuesday, January 3, 201
Town of Chestertown (PWSID 0140002) 2015 Consumer Confidence Report Is my water safe? Last year, as in years past, your tap water met all U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and state drinking water health standards. Che
Due to the 4th of July Holiday, the Utilities Commission and Mayor and Council Meeting scheduled for that day will take place on Tuesday, July 5th beginning with a Public Hearing on Annexation Resolution 1 at 7:00 p.m. The regular meetings will begi
PUBLIC NOTICE A public hearing for comment will be held on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 6pm in the matter of the application of Mills Branch Solar, LLC to construct a 60 MW solar photovoltaic generating facility in Kent County. The application has been
The Town of Chestertown has been advised that there will be no interruption to the regular trash collection over the Memorial Day holiday weekend.
BUDGET ENACTMENT SCHEDULE FISCAL YEAR 2016-17 *May 5 6:00 p.m. Preliminary Town Budget Workshop *May 9 6:00 p.m. BUDGET WORKSHOP MEETING **May 16 7:30 p.m. Introduce Budget f
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE CHESTERTOWN COMPREHENSIVE ZONING REVIEW The Chestertown Planning Commission will hold a public meeting to solicit input from the public and property owners for the comprehensive review of the Chestertown zoning regulations and m
PUBLIC NOTICE On February 1, 2016, the Mayor and Council of Chestertown introduced Ordinance No. 1-2016 entitled Chapter 73 Energy Conservation Code. If enacted, this ordinance will amend the Town code as Chapter 73 Energy Conservation
LETTERS OF SUPPORT NEEDED for the REVITALIZATION OF CHESTERTOWN MARINA On December 1, 2015, the Town of Chestertown submitted a Capital Project Request in the amount of $1.5 million to Governor Larry Hogan for the repair and revitalization of Chester
November 6, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RABID RACCOON IN TOWN OF CHESTERTOWN On November 5, 2015 the Kent County Health Department responded to a complaint of a potentially rabid raccoon at 403 Cannon Street Chestertown, MD 21620. Upon entering a fen
The Kent County Commission on Aging is conducting a survey of Kent County residents age 60 and over. The results will be used to identify the needs that are important to our older residents now or will be in the next five years. The responses will be
The Historic District Commission will now meet at 5:00 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month.
The Washington College Summer 2015 Alumni Magazine is a love letter to our town and the people and places that make Chestertown so special. Thank you to all who who contributed! Be sure to check out the Faces of Chestertown section. Click here to rea
June 1, 2015 Mayor Chris Cerino announced today that the Town of Chestertown has been designated by the State of Maryland as an Arts and Entertainment District. The 51 acre A&E District includes the waterfront from High Street to Wilmer Park and