Berlin Officials Extend Heron Park Negotiation Period

Berlin Officials Extend Heron Park Negotiation Period

BERLIN – Municipal officials agreed to extend the negotiating period with the potential purchaser of Heron Park.The Berlin Town Council on Monday voted 3-1 to approve a 180-day extended negotiating period. The decision comes after the town’s initial six-month agreement with Coastal Ventures Properties, which was made in June, expired.“There are still ongoing negotiations between… Read more »

Biden Administration Denies 10-Knot Speed Limit Emergency Request

Biden Administration Denies 10-Knot Speed Limit Emergency Request

OCEAN CITY – While it remains to be seen if a proposed federal rule change to reduce offshore speed limits for recreational and commercial vessels comes to fruition, the Biden administration this week denied a petition to institute the changes immediately.In an effort to save endangered North Atlantic right whales, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric… Read more »

Planning Consultant Eyed To Facilitate Growth Discussion

Planning Consultant Eyed To Facilitate Growth Discussion

BERLIN– The town could soon hire a planning consultant to guide residents through a discussion about growth.Planning Director Dave Engelhart told the Berlin Planning Commission last week to start thinking about items they’d like to discuss with a consultant. He said funding was allocated within his department’s budget to bring a planning expert to town… Read more »