Posted on: April 19, 2018

The newly resurfaced Goodhands Creek Landing has re-opened

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The newly resurfaced Goodhands Creek Landing has re-opened. This 1.5 acre facility on Goodhands Creek off Prospect Bay has a 15 foot wide boat launching ramp and is accessible for fishing and crabbing. The landing also offers a wheelchair accessible porta...

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

Big Changes at QAC Parks & Recreation

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 The Parks Department and the Recreation Department in Queen Anne’s County have been reunited as one Parks and Recreation Department and are under the leadership of a new director who brings 15 years of experience in running recreation ...

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

QAC Emergency Preparedness Seminars Offered Free to Groups, Clubs and Neighborhoods

Cutline: On April 6th, Symphony Village Celebrated a Decade as Community Emergency Response Team i.e. CERT. a Community Emergency Response Team, and a part of the United States’ Citizen Corps Program. CERT members give critical support to first ...

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

KI Traffic Gridlock Solutions a County Priority

 

 

 The Queen Anne’s County Commissioners and the state continue to seek solutions to curb traffic gridlock on Kent Island. Recently two new initiatives have been agreed upon, a study of the feasibility of a Cox Creek C...

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

QAC Senior Summit May 18th

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Back by popular demand is the 16th Annual Queen Anne’s County Senior Summit on Friday May 18, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the QAC 4-H Park.

Admission is free as are the Ballroom Dance Demo, Blood Pressure Check, Classic Cars Display, Giveaways, Hearing Screen...

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Posted on: April 16, 2018

Stevensville Arts & Entertainment District Give Back Night

Support Historic Stevensville Arts & Entertainment District at their Benefit Night Event at Rams Head Shore House’s Give Back Night in Stevensville on April 26th from 5-9 p.m. Rams Head will donate 20% of food sales to Historic Stevensville ...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

County Administrator Gregg Todd's Wrap Up of the April 10th Commissioners' Meeting

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Folks,

Meeting began at 8:30 with 2 closed sessions, both consult with counsel.

Tab 2, DPW:

1. 2018 Annual MDOT Transportation Priority Letter – approved

2. Rain-for-Rent Dewatering System – info

3. Cross County Connector Trail (CCCT) &...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Public Hearings on Proposed QAC Budget

Property owners in Queen Anne’s County will get an advance look at the budget proposed for the next fiscal year and also have an opportunity to attend public hearings. The QAC Commissioners have arrived at a proposed budget that is accomplished ...

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

April 20th QAC Business Appreciation Breakfast

The Queen Anne’s County Economic Development Commission, in partnership with the Department of Economic and Tourism Development, is hosting the 2nd Annual Business Appreciation Breakfast on Friday, April 20. Kurt Landgraf, President of Washingto...

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Posted on: April 5, 2018

3 Affordable Daytrips Now Open for Registration

 

 Catch the bus and relax on your choice of three daytrips heading to the National Aquarium, Tangier Island and Harrington Raceway and Casino.

 The Queen Anne’s County Department of Community Services is offering these ...

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Posted on: April 3, 2018

Free 6 Week Diabetes Self-Management Workshop

  This free six-week workshop is designed for people with pre-diabetes, Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes and /or family support. Class size is limited to 20 participants. This workshop is being offer in partnership by QAC Area Agency on Aging and MAC, t...

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Posted on: April 3, 2018

Critical Workforce Mortgage Program Seeks Applicants for Zero Interest, Deferred Payment Loans

Donald Smith, a 12-year-volunteer with the Crumpton Volunteer Fire Department, received a $50,000 zero interest, deferred payment loan as part of Queen Anne’s County’s Critical Workforce Mortgage Program.Pictured from left are County C...

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

QAC Earns AAA Bond Rating from Standard and Poor’s

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CENTREVILLE – This time last year Queen Anne’s County was celebrating the fact that, for the first time ever the New York bond rating agency FitchRatings, bestowed the highest possible AAA rating for Queen Anne’s County. Now ...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

County Administrator Gregg Todd's Wrap Up of the March 27th Commissioners' Meeting

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Folks,Tuesday began with budget workshops at 2:00, followed by a closed session, land at 5:00 to discuss property in Church Hill that would work well as a DES station. Consensus in closed was to move forward with a contingent contract on the parcel and vo...

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Posted on: August 25, 2017

DES and MEMA Need Help Collecting Storm Damage Info

DES and MEMA Need Help Collecting Storm Damage Information

Queen Anne's County Department of Emergency Services (DES) and Maryland Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) need your help gathering storm damage information. DES and MEMA are exploring all possibil...

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County News
Posted on: January 17, 2018

Visitors Center New Hours

Chesapeake Heritage Visitors Center has new hours that go into effect this week. The Visitors Center is located at 425 Piney Narrows Road in Chester Maryland.

January - April

Mon-Friday 9am-4pm

 Saturday 10am-4pm

 Sunday 12pm-3pm

 

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

No more 911 call busy signals on the Midshore

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No more 911 call busy signals on the Midshore

CENTREVILLE – 911 Dispatchers on the Midshore are joining ranks to ensure that 911 callers do not get a busy signal; instead overflow calls will roll over to another trained dispatcher in a neighborin...

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County News
Posted on: July 10, 2017

Hogan-Rutherford Administration Announces Over $22 Million to Fight Heroin and Opioid Epidemic

For immediate release:July 7, 2017Contact:Katie Kuehn katie.kuehn@maryland.gov443-240-2877

Hogan-Rutherford Administration Announces Over $22 Million to Fight Heroin and Opioid Epidemic80% of Funding for Local Jurisdictions and Service Providers, Includes ...

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County News
Posted on: June 7, 2017

Resources for QAC Senior Citizens

Queen Anne’s County Area Agency on Aging serves as a Maryland Access Point (MAP) site, which is the Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) for the State of Maryland.  It serves as the single point of entry for aging adults and indi...

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Posted on: June 7, 2017

Senior Health Insurance Assistance Program

Do you know someone trying to navigate the Medicare maze? There's help right in in QAC. Please share this link with those needing assistance. https://youtu.be/wuL3nKiAtoc

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Posted on: July 11, 2016

Cyclists - Did You Know???

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See and download maps from http://www.qac.org/1013/Hiker---Biker-Trails or pick up a hard copy at the Chesapeake Heritage and Visitor Center on Kent Island or at the Liberty Building in Centreville.

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