Sheriff Announces Retirements

Sheriff Announces Retirements

SNOW HILL –  The Worcester County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) will honor three recent retirees with a reception in September.Next month, the office will recognize recent retirees Lt. Richard “Andy” McGee, Lt. Neil Adams and Sgt. Michael Lupiwok with a retirement celebration.“These three outstanding employees represent over 80 years of combined experience and service to the… Read more »

Bike Friendly Designation Sought

OCEAN CITY – The resort is one step closer in its effort to secure a Bicycle Friendly Community designation.In a meeting of the Ocean City Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee this week, President Paul Mauser announced the town had submitted its application to become a Bicycle Friendly Community (BFC), a national designation program that provides… Read more »

OC Bike Rack Pilot Program Initiated

OCEAN CITY – Efforts to install bike racks at three beachfront street ends are moving forward in Ocean City.Last Wednesday, Engineering Manager Paul Mauser told members of the Ocean City Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee a pilot program to install bike racks on three street ends near the beach would proceed in the coming weeks.“The… Read more »

Worcester Agencies Discuss Policing Efforts At Forum

Worcester Agencies Discuss Policing Efforts At Forum

BERLIN –  Talk of crime, recruitment and citizen involvement highlighted a community policing forum hosted last week by the Worcester County NAACP.Worcester County Sheriff Matt Crisafulli, Ocean Pines Police Chief David Massey, Berlin Police Chief Arnold Downing, Pocomoke City Police Lt. Brian Craven and Snow Hill Police Chief Andy McGee shared insight and answered questions… Read more »

County Delays Legislation On EDU Allocation; Officials Seek Appeal Process Before Vote

SNOW HILL –  County leaders again delayed approving a resolution to establish standard sewer flow calculations after a public hearing this week.On Tuesday, the Worcester County Commissioners agreed to postpone approval of standard sewer flow calculations until an appeal process was worked into the legislation. That would provide developers with recourse if they’re asked to… Read more »

Three Of Four Worcester Rental Bills Advance

SNOW HILL –  The Worcester County Commissioners this week approved three of the four bills needed to implement a countywide rental license program.The commissioners on Tuesday approved updated language for three bills tied to a countywide rental license program. They asked staff to continue working on a fourth bill, however, which addresses zoning regulations in… Read more »