Rental License Program Needed

There should be regulations overseeing rentals in unincorporated areas of Worcester County. Heading into this week’s vote, the main concerns were how much to charge for the licenses and how the rules will be monitored and enforced.Prior to this week, the ordinance before the commissioners called for an annual license fee for short-term rentals (Airbnb)… Read more »

Commission Wrong To Ignore Funding Formula

Commission Wrong To Ignore Funding Formula

For Worcester County schools, the mantra “hope for the best, prepare for the worst” comes to mind in regard to the legislation from the Kirwan Commission.Last week, while acknowledging there are positives with the commission’s recommendations, Senator Mary Beth Carozza said her main concern is the commission ignored the state’s wealth formula, which uses property… Read more »