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Chesapeake City Announcements
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A Special Session will be held by The Planning & Zoning Commission on Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 6:30pm at Town Hall, 108 Bohemia Avenue, Chesapeake City, MD
To introduce changes to the Critical Area, Recommendation for needed Variance Request for Schaefers and 71 Basil Avenue maintenance work.
Public is Encouraged to Attend.
Chesapeake City Town Hall is a drop-off location for both Toys For Tots drop off location and the Chesapeake City Ecumenical Association Food Pantry.
The food pantry is in need of donations from now till December 21, 2015. Drop point Town Hall. Contact person: Frank Vari 302-563-6360.
The items most needed are:
- Hot and cold cereal
- Canned fruit
- Snacks of any kind, including popcorn
- Ramen noodles
- Pasta sauce
- Coffee, tea or juice
- Laundry soap
- Boxed complete meals
- Canned meals
- Canned meats
- Vegetables of any kind
- Peanut butter
- Bag meals
- Baking goods (for holiday baking)
The Meeting & Workshop for Town Council will be combined for the month of November on
Monday, November 16, 2015 6:30pm
There is NO meeting on November 9th
There is NO Workshop on November 23rd
The Public is encouraged to Attend.
ATTENTION CECIL COUNTY RESIDENTS:
Due to the increasing cost and difficulty of recycling Televisions & Monitors we have suspended their acceptance for Electronics Recycling drop-off at the Cecil County Central Landfill.
ELECTRONICS ACCEPTED AT NO FEE NOW INCLUDE:
- Desktop & Laptop Computers & Tablets
- Computer Peripherals
- Cables & Cords
- Cell Phones
MATERIALS NOT ACCEPTED FOR ELECTRONICS RECYCLING INCLUDE:
- ALL TELEVISIONS
- ALL MONITORS
- SMALL APPLIANCES (BLENDERS, TOASTERS, ETC.)
- RADIOS, CAMERAS, & SPEAKERS
These items will still be accepted as refuse currently and as of January 1, 2016 will be charged the appropriate fees for refuse.
CHESAPEAKE CITY’S 4th ANNUAL WINTERFEST and HOLIDAY EVENTS
CHESAPEAKE CITY’S WINTERFEST ICE SKATING RINK OPENS
Synthetic ice rink overlooking the canal in Winter. Skate Rentals available or bring your own. $7 per person with or without skate rental.
RINK HOURS: Fridays: 4 to 7pm (Fridays feature Mr. Friday Night DJ - entertainment) ; Saturdays 2pm to 7pm, Sundays: 2pm to 6pm. Call for special RINK HOURS on holidays - 1-800-757-6030
**Inquire about new SUNDAY GROUP SKATING LESSONS to be given by former Olympic figure skating competitor and coach, Priscilla Hill Wampler. Priscilla was choreographer and a coach to Johnny Weir, recent Olympic figure skating champion. Cost: $15 per lesson or $45 for the season. 410-920-7018
HOLIDAY PET PARADE register under the bridge starting at 10:30 am. Special Santa visit for your pet! Parade begins at noon. Take you pet’s photo with Santa. After the parade: Blessing of the Animals at Trinity Methodist Church. Canine Agility Demonstrations in Pell Gardens. More information: 1-800-757-6030
LION’S CLUB TREE LIGHTING and WINTERFEST BEGINS
The celebration begins at 6pm with a chorus of holiday music. Then children can welcome Santa when he rides into town…listen for the hoofbeats of his steadfast steeds, the Winbak Farms Clydesdales, harnessed to Santa’s special Christmas ‘sleigh-wagon.’
November 29 - December 27
SKATING LESSONS from 1pm until 2pm every Sunday. Cost: $15 per lesson or $45 for the season. For more info and to sign up: 410-920-7018
December 4, 11,18
DATE NIGHT at the ICE RINK
Couples receive a $10 coupon for a Chesapeake City Restaurant, and skate to requests from the Mr. Frida y Night DJ. Info: 410-920-7018
SKATE WITH CHARACTERS from FROZEN! Info: 410-920-7018
December 5, 12, 19
CAROLERS wander about town from 3PM. Stop and join in singing your favorite Carol with them.
Santa’s Workshop opens in Historic Franklin Hall from 3pm ‘til 6pm.
December 5 & 19
CARRIAGE RIDES around the historic district with the Clydesdales from Delaware’s Winbak Farms. From 2pm to 4pm
UGLY SWEATER DAY at the Skating Rink. Prizes. Info: 410-920-7018
CANDLELIGHT HOUSE TOUR - 6 to 9pm
Tour many of Chesapeake City’s Historic District homes decorated for the holidays. Luminaries, Carolers, Carriage Rides, Hot mulled cider––it’s an old-fashioned holiday happening.
Tickets: $12 advance; $15 at the door. More information: 1-800-757-6030
SKATE WITH SANTA. Info: 410-920-7018
STAR WARS SKATE. Wear your Star Wars gear and skate with characters from the movies.
Wander the streets of Chesapeake City and find the winners of the fourth annual House Decorating Contest as homeowners compete to win for local Gift Certificates. Homes are judged on December 8th. Look for Winner Signs.
January 1, 2016
NEW YEAR’S DAY 5K RACES - Noon
More information: 302-563-6360
SKATING RINK RECITAL – 1PM
Students taking lessons all season perform for the public.
January 17, 2016
Skating Rink Closes for the season
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Town Hall & Contact Information
The Town of Chesapeake City 108 Bohemia Avenue Chesapeake City, MD 21915
Phone: 410-885-5298 Fax: 410-885-2515
Mon. – Thurs. 9:00 am to 4:30 pm Friday 9:00 am to NOON
City Government Contacts
Dean Geracimos firstname.lastname@example.org
TOWN COUNCIL (listed alphabetically by last name)
Bill Miners Vice-Mayor, Special Assignments, Finance, Dock, Trail email@example.com
Tom Morris Public Safety, Noise Compliance firstname.lastname@example.org
Rick Post Parks & Recreation, Code Enforcement, Charter/Ethics email@example.com
Harry Sampson Water & Sewer, Public Works (Roads) Historic firstname.lastname@example.org
Frank Vari 5K Races, Planning & Zoning, Recycling email@example.com
TOWN HALL STAFF
Sandra Edwards Town Manager / Public Information Act Request Contact / Grant Writer firstname.lastname@example.org | 410-885-5298
Valerie Walls Treasurer email@example.com
Mary Elizabeth Cooper Water & Sewer Billing Clerk firstname.lastname@example.org
David Pardee Maintenance Engineer email@example.com
CONSULTANTS / CONTRACTORS
Carla Miners Economic Development & Tourism Director firstname.lastname@example.org
Robert Bernstine Project Manager email@example.com