Council Votes Down Three Small Cell Towers Near Homes

Council Votes Down Three Small Cell Towers Near Homes

OCEAN CITY – The Ocean City Mayor and Council approved one small-scale cell tower but not three others amid an often-tense debate that included verbal sparring between two councilmen.Last winter, representatives of the private-sector Crown Castle announced a proposal to install nine new small cell towers in certain north-end residential neighborhoods in the interest of… Read more »

UPDATED: Berlin Terminates Town Administrator After Six Years; Chemical Spill’s Handling Among ‘Multiple Issues’

UPDATED: Berlin Terminates Town Administrator After Six Years; Chemical Spill’s Handling Among ‘Multiple Issues’

BERLIN – Berlin officials fired Town Administrator Laura Allen Monday morning.Mayor Gee Williams confirmed Monday that officials unanimously agreed to terminate Allen last week and that she was informed at 8 a.m. Monday morning.“This action was based on the best interests of the Town of Berlin and the property owners,” he said. “All of us… Read more »

Berlin Commercial Space All Booked

BERLIN — All shopfronts in downtown Berlin are spoken for as the town enters the second half of a busy summer season.Several new businesses are set to open in Berlin during the coming weeks while others have expanded their offerings. Ivy Wells, the town’s economic and community development director, said there were currently no vacancies… Read more »