2020 Press Releases All Archives

09/28/20-Calvert County Solid Waste Division Launches Recycle Coach App for Residents 09/28/20-Calvert County Solid Waste Division Launches Recycle Coach App for Residents
09/25/20-Calvert County Government Releases 2020 State of the County Video 09/25/20-Calvert County Government Releases 2020 State of the County Video
09/22/20-Calvert County Board of Elections Announces Voting Information for 2020 General Election 09/22/20-Calvert County Board of Elections Announces Voting Information for 2020 General Election
09/21/20-Be Counted Before Census Deadline on Sept 30 09/21/20-Be Counted Before Census Deadline on Sept 30
09/18/20-Calvert County to Expand Indoor Dining Capacity in Accordance with State 09/18/20-Calvert County to Expand Indoor Dining Capacity in Accordance with State
09/11/20-Calvert County Courthouse Implements Phase IV of Reopening 09/11/20-Calvert County Courthouse Implements Phase IV of Reopening
09/11/20-Calvert County Parks & Recreation Adopts Special Event Permit Policy and Fee Schedule 09/11/20-Calvert County Parks & Recreation Adopts Special Event Permit Policy and Fee Schedule
09/11/20-Community Centers to Reopen Monday, Sept. 14 09/11/20-Community Centers to Reopen Monday, Sept. 14
09/08/20-Calvert County to Host Free Residential Paper Shredding Event 09/08/20-Calvert County to Host Free Residential Paper Shredding Event
09/04/20-Calvert County to Begin Stage Three Recovery in Accordance with State 09/04/20-Calvert County to Begin Stage Three Recovery in Accordance with State
09/03/20-Calvert Prepare App Puts Emergency Preparedness at Your Fingertips 09/03/20-Calvert Prepare App Puts Emergency Preparedness at Your Fingertips
09/03/20-Hall Aquatic Center to Expand Pool Use Beginning Sept 10 09/03/20-Hall Aquatic Center to Expand Pool Use Beginning Sept 10
09/01/20-Enjoy the Bounty of the Bay During Buy Maryland Seafood Days 09/01/20-Enjoy the Bounty of the Bay During Buy Maryland Seafood Days
08/28/20-Watershed Stewards Academy Comes to Calvert County 08/28/20-Watershed Stewards Academy Comes to Calvert County
08/28/20-Calvert County Announces Labor Day Schedule 08/28/20-Calvert County Announces Labor Day Schedule
08/28/20-General Election Mail-in Ballot Applications Mailed to Citizens 08/28/20-General Election Mail-in Ballot Applications Mailed to Citizens
08/25/20-Calvert County Congratulates New, Expanded and Relocated Businesses 08/25/20-Calvert County Congratulates New, Expanded and Relocated Businesses
08/21/20-Tree Removal Permit Suspension and Free Storm Debris Disposal Dates Extended 08/21/20-Tree Removal Permit Suspension and Free Storm Debris Disposal Dates Extended
08/20/20-Text to 911 Service Now Available in Calvert County 08/20/20-Text to 911 Service Now Available in Calvert County
08/19/20-Say Goodbye to Summer at the Annual Breezy Point Beach Blast-Off 08/19/20-Say Goodbye to Summer at the Annual Breezy Point Beach Blast-Off
08/12/20-August is Clear the Shelter Month in Calvert County 08/12/20-August is Clear the Shelter Month in Calvert County
08/07/20-Tree Removal Permits Temporarily Suspended Due to Tropical Storm Isaias 08/07/20-Tree Removal Permits Temporarily Suspended Due to Tropical Storm Isaias
08/06/20-Public Works to Offer Free Residential Storm Debris Disposal 08/06/20-Public Works to Offer Free Residential Storm Debris Disposal
07/29/20-Calvert County to Open Second Round for COVID-19 Small Business and Nonprofit Relief Fund 07/29/20-Calvert County to Open Second Round for COVID-19 Small Business and Nonprofit Relief Fund
07/24/20-Emergency Cooling Centers Available During Sweltering Temperatures 07/24/20-Emergency Cooling Centers Available During Sweltering Temperatures
07/21/20-Emergency Cooling Centers Operations Extended Due to Extreme Heat 07/21/20-Emergency Cooling Centers Operations Extended Due to Extreme Heat
07/20/20-David Fitz Appointed Director of Communications & Media Relations 07/20/20-David Fitz Appointed Director of Communications & Media Relations
07/17/20-Calvert County Courthouse Implements Phase III of Reopening 07/17/20-Calvert County Courthouse Implements Phase III of Reopening
07/17/20-Residents Advised to Keep Pets Safe During Sweltering Temperatures 07/17/20-Residents Advised to Keep Pets Safe During Sweltering Temperatures
07/17/20-Emergency Cooling Centers Available During Sweltering Temperatures 07/17/20-Emergency Cooling Centers Available During Sweltering Temperatures
07/15/20-Open Swim Resumes at Outdoor Pools; Available by Reservation 07/15/20-Open Swim Resumes at Outdoor Pools; Available by Reservation
07/13/20-Calvert County Parks & Recreation Launches Virtual Activity Center 07/13/20-Calvert County Parks & Recreation Launches Virtual Activity Center
07/10/20-Inspections Resume for Occupied Residential Dwellings 07/10/20-Inspections Resume for Occupied Residential Dwellings
07/10/20-Section of Prince Frederick Boulevard to Close for Construction 07/10/20-Section of Prince Frederick Boulevard to Close for Construction
07/08/20-Calvert County to Host Free Residential Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event 07/08/20-Calvert County to Host Free Residential Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event
07/07/20-Have Fun in the Sun During Parks & Recreation “Get Out and Play” Summer Programs 07/07/20-Have Fun in the Sun During Parks & Recreation “Get Out and Play” Summer Programs
07/06/20-Fall Sports Registration Now Open 07/06/20-Fall Sports Registration Now Open
07/02/20-Calvert County to Host Residential Shred Event 07/02/20-Calvert County to Host Residential Shred Event
07/01/20-Calvert County Government Announces Minor Government Organization Restructure 07/01/20-Calvert County Government Announces Minor Government Organization Restructure
06/30/20-Planning & Zoning Announces New Fees and Updated Conceptual Site Plan Review Process 06/30/20-Planning & Zoning Announces New Fees and Updated Conceptual Site Plan Review Process
06/30/20-Calvert County Family Network Provides Relief for Youth and Families During COVID-19 06/30/20-Calvert County Family Network Provides Relief for Youth and Families During COVID-19
06/30/20-Hallowing Point Park Second Entrance to Open 06/30/20-Hallowing Point Park Second Entrance to Open
06/29/20-Calvert County Announces Independence Day Schedule 06/29/20-Calvert County Announces Independence Day Schedule
06/26/20-Celebrate the Bounty of Summer by Eating Fresh and Local all Season Long 06/26/20-Celebrate the Bounty of Summer by Eating Fresh and Local all Season Long
06/22/20-Linda Vassallo Appointed Deputy County Administrator 06/22/20-Linda Vassallo Appointed Deputy County Administrator
06/17/20-Application Open for COVID-19 Small Business and Nonprofit Relief Fund Grant 06/17/20-Application Open for COVID-19 Small Business and Nonprofit Relief Fund Grant
06/16/20-Calvert County Offers Free Class to Teach Residents How to Spot Hazardous Weather 06/16/20-Calvert County Offers Free Class to Teach Residents How to Spot Hazardous Weather
06/12/20-Public Hearing Scheduled for Proposed Increase in Calvert County Board of Appeals Members 06/12/20-Public Hearing Scheduled for Proposed Increase in Calvert County Board of Appeals Members
06/12/20-Calvert County Government Announces Local Guidance in Accordance with Stage Two Recovery 06/12/20-Calvert County Government Announces Local Guidance in Accordance with Stage Two Recovery
06/12/20-Calvert County to Host Free Residential Paper Shredding Event 06/12/20-Calvert County to Host Free Residential Paper Shredding Event
06/11/20-Calvert County Announces COVID-19 Small Business and Nonprofit Relief Fund Grant 06/11/20-Calvert County Announces COVID-19 Small Business and Nonprofit Relief Fund Grant
06/10/20-Calvert County Board of County Commissioners Approves FY 2021 Budget 06/10/20-Calvert County Board of County Commissioners Approves FY 2021 Budget
06/10/20-Construction Underway on Water Line Improvements Along Prince Frederick Boulevard 06/10/20-Construction Underway on Water Line Improvements Along Prince Frederick Boulevard
06/09/20-Calvert County Extends Local State of Emergency to Continue Enhanced Readiness 06/09/20-Calvert County Extends Local State of Emergency to Continue Enhanced Readiness
06/05/20-Calvert County Courthouse Implements Phased Reopening Through Oct. 5, 2020 06/05/20-Calvert County Courthouse Implements Phased Reopening Through Oct. 5, 2020
06/04/20-Calvert County Government to Begin Stage Two Recovery in Accordance with State 06/04/20-Calvert County Government to Begin Stage Two Recovery in Accordance with State
06/04/20-Calvert County Government Offers LinkedIn Page to Stay Connected with Citizens 06/04/20-Calvert County Government Offers LinkedIn Page to Stay Connected with Citizens
06/03/20-Calvert County to Host Free Business Paper Shredding Event 06/03/20-Calvert County to Host Free Business Paper Shredding Event
06/02/20-Calvert County Rolls Out Calvert St@t Dashboard 06/02/20-Calvert County Rolls Out Calvert St@t Dashboard
06/01/20- 06/01/20-"Getting Back to Business" Virtual Town Hall for Calvert County Business Owners
05/29/20-Citizen Preparedness Urged for Atlantic Hurricane Season 05/29/20-Citizen Preparedness Urged for Atlantic Hurricane Season
05/29/20-Calvert County Parks & Recreation Postpones Reopening Pools and Cancels Traditional Summer 05/29/20-Calvert County Parks & Recreation Postpones Reopening Pools and Cancels Traditional Summer
05/29/20-Calvert County to Allow Temporary Outdoor Seating for Restaurants and Bars 05/29/20-Calvert County to Allow Temporary Outdoor Seating for Restaurants and Bars
05/26/20-Division of Emergency Management to Test Alert and Notification System Sirens June 1 05/26/20-Division of Emergency Management to Test Alert and Notification System Sirens June 1
05/22/20-Calvert County Releases Flood Mitigation Plan Annual Progress Report 05/22/20-Calvert County Releases Flood Mitigation Plan Annual Progress Report
05/20/20-Calvert County Government Announces Memorial Day Schedule 05/20/20-Calvert County Government Announces Memorial Day Schedule
05/19/20-Calvert County Board of Elections Offers Drop Box to Submit Primary Election Ballots 05/19/20-Calvert County Board of Elections Offers Drop Box to Submit Primary Election Ballots
05/18/20-Public Hearing Scheduled for County Fiscal Year 2021 Commissioners’ Recommended Budget 05/18/20-Public Hearing Scheduled for County Fiscal Year 2021 Commissioners’ Recommended Budget
05/15/20-Calvert County Announces Local Guidance in Accordance with Stage I Roadmap to Recovery 05/15/20-Calvert County Announces Local Guidance in Accordance with Stage I Roadmap to Recovery
05/14/20-Calvert County Extends Local State of Emergency (Second Extension) 05/14/20-Calvert County Extends Local State of Emergency (Second Extension)
05/13/20-Applications Accepted for Purchase and Retirement Fund Program with New Price and Deadline 05/13/20-Applications Accepted for Purchase and Retirement Fund Program with New Price and Deadline
05/11/20-2020 Census Underway in Calvert County 05/11/20-2020 Census Underway in Calvert County
05/11/20-Business Owners Invited to a Virtual Meeting for Reopening Guidelines and Best Practices 05/11/20-Business Owners Invited to a Virtual Meeting for Reopening Guidelines and Best Practices
05/08/20-Calvert County Parks & Recreation Eases Restrictions; Additional Updates Announced 05/08/20-Calvert County Parks & Recreation Eases Restrictions; Additional Updates Announced
05/06/20-Calvert County Parks & Recreation Eases Restrictions 05/06/20-Calvert County Parks & Recreation Eases Restrictions
05/06/20-Environmental Commission Challenges Residents to “Pump for the Bay” 05/06/20-Environmental Commission Challenges Residents to “Pump for the Bay”
05/05/20-Kerry Dull Appointed Director of Public Works 05/05/20-Kerry Dull Appointed Director of Public Works
05/04/20-Calvert County Opens Emergency Vehicle Decontamination Site 05/04/20-Calvert County Opens Emergency Vehicle Decontamination Site
04/28/20-Calvert County Drive-through Farmers Market Features Fresh Local Food, Products 04/28/20-Calvert County Drive-through Farmers Market Features Fresh Local Food, Products
04/24/20-Presidential Primary Election to be Conducted Primarily by Mail 04/24/20-Presidential Primary Election to be Conducted Primarily by Mail
04/24/20-COVID-19 Testing to Begin at Prince Frederick VEIP Station 04/24/20-COVID-19 Testing to Begin at Prince Frederick VEIP Station
04/23/20-Calvert County Government to Reopen; Buildings Remain Closed to Public 04/23/20-Calvert County Government to Reopen; Buildings Remain Closed to Public
04/22/20-Calvert County Extends Expiration Date for Plans and Permits Due to State of Emergency 04/22/20-Calvert County Extends Expiration Date for Plans and Permits Due to State of Emergency
04/21/20-Restricted Access to Calvert County Courthouse Extended Through June 5 04/21/20-Restricted Access to Calvert County Courthouse Extended Through June 5
04/16/20-Calvert County Government Closure Extended Through April 24 04/16/20-Calvert County Government Closure Extended Through April 24
04/15/20-Calvert County Clarifies Health Department Guidance on Shopping Days 04/15/20-Calvert County Clarifies Health Department Guidance on Shopping Days
04/14/20-Health Department Announces COVID-19 Consumer and Employee Safety Enhancements 04/14/20-Health Department Announces COVID-19 Consumer and Employee Safety Enhancements
04/09/20-Staying Apart is Key to Preventing New COVID-19 Outbreaks 04/09/20-Staying Apart is Key to Preventing New COVID-19 Outbreaks
04/08/20-Having a Health Emergency? Don’t Hesitate to Get Help 04/08/20-Having a Health Emergency? Don’t Hesitate to Get Help
04/08/20-Calvert County Parks to Close for Easter Weekend 04/08/20-Calvert County Parks to Close for Easter Weekend
04/07/20-Calvert County Extends Local State of Emergency 04/07/20-Calvert County Extends Local State of Emergency
04/03/20-Calvert County Government to Close as Precaution Against COVID-19 04/03/20-Calvert County Government to Close as Precaution Against COVID-19
04/01/20-Calvert County Reports First Fatality Due to COVID-19 04/01/20-Calvert County Reports First Fatality Due to COVID-19
03/30/20-Calvert County, CalvertHealth Medical Center Hold Community Drive for Medical Supplies 03/30/20-Calvert County, CalvertHealth Medical Center Hold Community Drive for Medical Supplies
03/30/20-Calvert County Parks Use Restricted; Access Limited to Residents Only 03/30/20-Calvert County Parks Use Restricted; Access Limited to Residents Only
03/27/20-Calvert County COVID-19 Update; Ninth Case Confirmed 03/27/20-Calvert County COVID-19 Update; Ninth Case Confirmed
03/27/20-Restricted Access to Calvert County Courthouse Extended Through May 1 03/27/20-Restricted Access to Calvert County Courthouse Extended Through May 1
03/27/20-Calvert County Board of County Commissioners Cancels March 31 Meeting 03/27/20-Calvert County Board of County Commissioners Cancels March 31 Meeting
03/27/20-Calvert County Update on COVID-19 Case Numbers, Testing for March 27 03/27/20-Calvert County Update on COVID-19 Case Numbers, Testing for March 27
03/27/20-Calvert County Restaurants Remain Open for Business 03/27/20-Calvert County Restaurants Remain Open for Business
03/25/20-Two Businesses Temporarily Closed due to COVID-19 Positive Test Results 03/25/20-Two Businesses Temporarily Closed due to COVID-19 Positive Test Results
03/25/20-Parks & Recreation Announces Park Closures, Guidelines for Park Use Amid COVID-19 Pandemic 03/25/20-Parks & Recreation Announces Park Closures, Guidelines for Park Use Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
03/25/20-State and Federal Assistance Programs Available for Businesses Impacted by COVID-19 03/25/20-State and Federal Assistance Programs Available for Businesses Impacted by COVID-19
03/24/20-Calvert County Government Buildings to Close as Precaution Against COVID-19 03/24/20-Calvert County Government Buildings to Close as Precaution Against COVID-19
03/24/20-Chesapeake Hills Golf Course Closes Temporarily 03/24/20-Chesapeake Hills Golf Course Closes Temporarily
03/23/20-Calvert County Adjusts, Relocates March 24 Board Meeting, Budget Hearing 03/23/20-Calvert County Adjusts, Relocates March 24 Board Meeting, Budget Hearing
03/20/20-Calvert County Courthouse Restricts Access of Public and Non-Essential Employees 03/20/20-Calvert County Courthouse Restricts Access of Public and Non-Essential Employees
03/19/20-Animal Shelter Provides Service Updates and Additional Precautionary Measuures 03/19/20-Animal Shelter Provides Service Updates and Additional Precautionary Measuures
03/18/20-Calvert County Government Provides Update on Services and Operations 03/18/20-Calvert County Government Provides Update on Services and Operations
03/17/20-Linda L Kelley Animal Shelter Closes Temporarily to Public 03/17/20-Linda L Kelley Animal Shelter Closes Temporarily to Public
03/17/20-Calvert County Declares State of Emergency in Response to COVID-19 03/17/20-Calvert County Declares State of Emergency in Response to COVID-19
03/16/20-Calvert County Courthouse Closed to Public and Employees 03/16/20-Calvert County Courthouse Closed to Public and Employees
03/14/20-Calvert County Courthouse Closed to the Public Effective March 16 03/14/20-Calvert County Courthouse Closed to the Public Effective March 16
03/13/20-Calvert County Updates Closures, Cancellations 03/13/20-Calvert County Updates Closures, Cancellations
03/13/20-Calvert County Announces Closures, Cancellations as Precaution Against Coronavirus 03/13/20-Calvert County Announces Closures, Cancellations as Precaution Against Coronavirus
03/12/20-Calvert County Continues Planning, Preparation for COVID-19 03/12/20-Calvert County Continues Planning, Preparation for COVID-19
03/11/20-Road Construction Underway on Hallowing Point Park Second Entrance 03/11/20-Road Construction Underway on Hallowing Point Park Second Entrance
03/09/20-Voter Registration Deadline Nears for 2020 Presidential Primary Election 03/09/20-Voter Registration Deadline Nears for 2020 Presidential Primary Election
03/06/20-Calvert County to Host Free Residential Paper Shredding Event 03/06/20-Calvert County to Host Free Residential Paper Shredding Event
03/05/20-Fairground Road to Close Temporarily Due to Construction 03/05/20-Fairground Road to Close Temporarily Due to Construction
03/05/20-Calvert County Parks Return to Normal Summer Hours 03/05/20-Calvert County Parks Return to Normal Summer Hours
02/28/20- Public Input Sought on Draft Calvert County Transportation Plan 02/28/20- Public Input Sought on Draft Calvert County Transportation Plan
02/28/20-Chesapeake Hills Golf Course to Host Junior Tour Golf Tournament 02/28/20-Chesapeake Hills Golf Course to Host Junior Tour Golf Tournament
02/27/20-Breedlove and Conrow Join Leadership Maryland 02/27/20-Breedlove and Conrow Join Leadership Maryland
02/26/20-Parks & Recreation to Hold Food Drive through March 02/26/20-Parks & Recreation to Hold Food Drive through March
02/24/20-Calvert County Congratulates New, Expanded and Relocated Businesses 02/24/20-Calvert County Congratulates New, Expanded and Relocated Businesses
02/21/20-Citizens Invited to Participate in Prince Frederick Town Center Master Plan Survey Results 02/21/20-Citizens Invited to Participate in Prince Frederick Town Center Master Plan Survey Results
02/18/20-Well Installation Work Underway at Dunkirk District Park 02/18/20-Well Installation Work Underway at Dunkirk District Park
02/18/20-Kerry Dull Appointed Director of General Services 02/18/20-Kerry Dull Appointed Director of General Services
02/14/20-Public Hearing Scheduled for Proposed Adoption of Calvert County Transportation Plan 02/14/20-Public Hearing Scheduled for Proposed Adoption of Calvert County Transportation Plan
02/11/20-Agricultural Preservation Foundation is Accepting Applications for FY21 Easement Cycle 02/11/20-Agricultural Preservation Foundation is Accepting Applications for FY21 Easement Cycle
02/11/20-Karyn Molines Graduates First Ever Certified Climate Change Professional Training in State 02/11/20-Karyn Molines Graduates First Ever Certified Climate Change Professional Training in State
02/05/20-Calvert County Government Announces Presidents Day Schedule 02/05/20-Calvert County Government Announces Presidents Day Schedule
02/04/20-Calvert County is “Always in Season” With the New 2020-2021 Visitors Guide 02/04/20-Calvert County is “Always in Season” With the New 2020-2021 Visitors Guide
02/03/20-Calvert County Enhances Emergency Services with New Smart911 Facility Feature 02/03/20-Calvert County Enhances Emergency Services with New Smart911 Facility Feature
01/30/20-Public Invited to Honor Veterans During “On Watch” Memorial Brick Campaign 01/30/20-Public Invited to Honor Veterans During “On Watch” Memorial Brick Campaign
01/29/2020-Nominate Exceptional Women in Calvert County for the 2020 Outstanding Achievement Awards 01/29/2020-Nominate Exceptional Women in Calvert County for the 2020 Outstanding Achievement Awards
01/21/20-Bob Branham Appointed Deputy Director of Parks & Recreation 01/21/20-Bob Branham Appointed Deputy Director of Parks & Recreation
01/17/20-Planning & Zoning to Hold Prince Frederick Town Center Master Plan Public Meeting 01/17/20-Planning & Zoning to Hold Prince Frederick Town Center Master Plan Public Meeting
01/13/2020-Parks & Recreation Holds Dress for Success Clothing Drive through January 01/13/2020-Parks & Recreation Holds Dress for Success Clothing Drive through January
01/09/20-Animal Control Seeks Information in Animal Cruelty Case 01/09/20-Animal Control Seeks Information in Animal Cruelty Case
01/09/20-Juvenile Justice Reform Council Seeks Public Comment on State Reform Initiatives 01/09/20-Juvenile Justice Reform Council Seeks Public Comment on State Reform Initiatives
01/08/20-Calvert County Restaurants Invited to Participate in 2020 Restaurant Week 01/08/20-Calvert County Restaurants Invited to Participate in 2020 Restaurant Week
01/07/20-Melanie Woodson Appointed Director of Human Resources 01/07/20-Melanie Woodson Appointed Director of Human Resources
01/07/20-Equestrian Area at Kings Landing Park Temporarily Closed 01/07/20-Equestrian Area at Kings Landing Park Temporarily Closed
01/06/2020-Mary Beth Cook Appointed Director of Planning & Zoning 01/06/2020-Mary Beth Cook Appointed Director of Planning & Zoning