Program Wraps Up Two-Week Nature Explorers Summer Camp

Program Wraps Up Two-Week Nature Explorers Summer Camp

BERLIN — Assateague Coastal Trust’s COAST KIDS program just concluded its 2019 Nature Explorers Summer Enrichment Camp, a two-week day camp offering area youth the opportunity to explore parks, waterways, trails, farms, and museums across Delmarva.COAST KIDS is a family-based environmental education program of the Assateague Coastal Trust (ACT), with a mission to bring children… Read more »

Fenwick Island Scores $250K Grant For Sidewalks

FENWICK ISLAND – A Fenwick Island committee will meet next week to discuss the next step in establishing a continuous sidewalk system after receiving $250,000 in state capital funds.Next Tuesday, the Fenwick Island Pedestrian Safety Committee will meet to discuss strategies for starting a sidewalk construction project after learning attempts to secure capital funding from… Read more »

Commissioners Question Sewer Flow Estimates, Plan To Meet With Committee

SNOW HILL –  Heated discussion surrounded recommendations for standard sewer flow calculations at a meeting of the Worcester County Commissioners this week.During a work session on Tuesday, staff presented the commissioners with a draft resolution establishing standard flow calculations. They said the resolution, which was developed by the county’s sewer committee, would streamline the sewer… Read more »

Wicomico Council Debates Joining Opioid Litigation

SALISBURY – Officials in Wicomico County this week said they would soon decide on taking part in legal action against opioid manufacturers.On Tuesday, the Wicomico County Council met with executive staff to reconsider a lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies.Last year, the council opted against joining a multi-district lawsuit against opioid manufacturers for their alleged role in… Read more »

Berlin Planners To Hear Annexation Request

BERLIN –  The Berlin Planning Commission is expected to consider the annexation of the I.G. Burton Chevrolet property next week.On Wednesday, July 10, the commission will review the proposed annexation of I.G. Burton Chevrolet on Old Ocean City Boulevard.“Their function is to look at the site plan and come up with recommendation to pass along… Read more »

More Community Help Programs Eyed

SNOW HILL –  The Worcester County Local Management Board will seek proposals for four new programs following approval from the Worcester County Commissioners this week.On Tuesday, the commissioners approved the management board’s plan to issue request for proposals for four new programs. The programs, according to Jessica Sexauer, director of the board, would address needs… Read more »