News & Notices

The Town of Chesapeake City strives to keep all residents informed and up-to-date on all important matters impacting their lives here in our charming town. If there are announcements you feel are missing, please feel free to reach out to us at 410-885-5298 or contact us via our online form and mark the “I think an important announcement is missing from the website” box.


Our Latest News, Announcements & Notices

Town Council Workshop Rescheduled In Observance Of Memorial Day

The Town Council Workshop scheduled for Monday, May 27, 2019, has been rescheduled for Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. in observance of Memorial Day. There will be a Special Session held to enter a Closed Session to discuss Personnel Matters following the Workshop.

The Historic Commission Meeting will still be held on Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. *rescheduled from the normal 6:30 p.m. start time.

Bid For Waste Collection RFP

Contract Services for Municipal Waste Collection

The Town of Chesapeake City is actively seeking proposals for Contract Services for Municipal Waste Collection.

Sealed bids for the collection of Municipal Waste will be received by the Town of Chesapeake City at Town Hall, 108 Bohemia Ave., Chesapeake City, MD 21915, until May 17, 2019 at 1:00 pm.

Bid information can be obtained from the links below or from Town Hall during normal business hours.  The Town reserves the right to waive any informality and to reject any or all bids.  The Town of Chesapeake City is an EOE.

Job Description: TRASH_RFP.PDF
Equipment Sheet: EQUIP_SHEET.pdf
RFP Addendum: Addendum RFP-TRASH2019.PDF

Notice of Voter Registration; Town Election June 3rd, 2019

As prescribed by the Charter of the Town of Chesapeake City, Maryland, notice is hereby given that there shall be Voter Registration days through May 3, 2019 at Town Hall, 108 Bohemia Avenue during the hours of 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Thursday, 9:00am – 12 Noon on Fridays.

Qualifications are:

  • Is a citizen of the United States;
  • Will be 18 years old by the date of the Town Election held on June 3, 2019
  • Has resided in the State of Maryland for at least 30 days prior to the date of the election;
  • Has resided within the corporate limits of the Town for thirty days preceding Town election;
  • Is registered to vote in accordance with the provision of this charter or Maryland law and is not prohibited by law or constitution.

Further information may be obtained at Town Hall.
Phone (410) 885-5298; fax (410) 885-2515

Question and Answer Session With Alan McCarthy

Please join Cecil County Executive Alan McCarthy at Town Hall in Chesapeake City for a 45-minute Question and Answer Session on Monday, July 8, 2019, at 5:30 pm.

County Executive Alan McCarthy will be holding 45-minute Q&A sessions to discuss current issues prior to the start of upcoming town meetings. The sessions are open to the public.

Elkton: April 3, 6pm – Elkton Town Hall
Perryville: April 16, 5:30pm – Perryville Town Hall
North East: May 8, 6pm – North East Town Hall
Rising Sun: TBD
Chesapeake City: July 8, 5:30pm – Chesapeake City Town Hall
Port Deposit: Jul 16, 6pm – Port Deposit Town Hall
Charlestown: July 23, 6pm – Charlestown Fire Hall
Cecilton: August 5, 6pm – Cecilton Community Center at Parklands

The Chesapeake City Facade Improvement Grant Applications Are Now Available!

The Town of Chesapeake City is happy to announce applications are now available to property owners for the Façade Improvement Grant. Applications are available at Town Hall, 108 Bohemia Avenue or may be downloaded here on the Towns Website. The Façade Improvement Program supports exterior facade projects to recover and promote the integrity of the buildings and improve the visual characteristics of the community. The Chesapeake City Façade Improvement Program is funded by the State of Maryland’s Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) Community Legacy Program.

Please refer to the Facade Grant Application for additional information and guidelines. Applications must be submitted to the Town on or before April 30, 2019.


Please contact Town Hall with questions or comments.