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Chestertown Celebrates Earth Day with Festival & Electric Vehicle Display Saturday, April 21 at the 8th Annual Earth Day Festival in Downtown Chestertown's Memorial Plaza from 9 am to 1 pm. The event features: free popcorn, eco-friendly goods, services, solar energy contractors, energy auditors, and conservation organizations. You can recycle batteries, CFL and fluorescent bulbs courtesy of Hanleyman Services and free paper shredding will be available from 10 am to noon. Infinity Recycling returns with their popular “guess the weight” bales of crushed cans, plastic bottles and paper. In addition, RiverArts is sponsoring a Recycled Art Contest open to all ages. Please visit chestertownriverarts.org and click on KidSPOT for more info, or call 410-778-6300. There will also be face painting, a bounce house and live music. The Mt. Olive Church will have fried fish, shrimp and other festival food, or grab something to eat at the farmers' market or one of the locally run downtown restaurants. For information please call 443-480-1987.
TOWN GOVERNMENT MEETING SCHEDULE Mayor & Council Meetings: 1st & 3rd Mondays, 7:30 p.m. Utilities Commission Meetings: 1st Mondays, 7:30 p.m. Planning Commission Meetings: 3rd Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m. Historic District Commission Meetings: 1st Wednesdays, 5:00 p.m. TOWN TRASH & RECYCLING SERVICES The Town will be divided into two collection areas, both of which will be serviced twice each week. Collection of garbage and trash will be conducted in one area on Monday and Thursday evenings, and the other on Sunday and Wednesday evenings; except no collection will be made on New Years’ Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day or Christmas Day, but will be made on the next regular collection day after the holiday. Recycling: Paper, aluminum, household plastics picked up each Friday call 410-778-5949 (Infinity Recycling). ——– SUBMIT AN EVENT: