Berlin Unloading Zone Approved

BERLIN – Town officials approved the addition of an unloading zone as well as 15-minute parking to the downtown area.On Monday, the Berlin Town Council voted unanimously to create an unloading zone on Pitts Street as well two 15-minutes parking spaces on Commerce Street. Ivy Wells, the town’s economic and community development director, said the… Read more »

Fiscal Review Raises Concerns

BERLIN- Concerns regarding the town’s stormwater fund highlighted a six-month financial review in Berlin.On Monday, Finance Director Natalie Saleh presented elected officials with a six-month review of the town’s finances, as the end of the calendar year marked the halfway point for the current fiscal year. Saleh said stormwater was the primary area of concern.“It… Read more »

Henry Park Garden To Be Expanded

BERLIN- Town officials approved plans for an expansion of the pollinator garden at Henry Park.The Berlin Town Council on Monday approved plans from Assateague Coastal Trust’s Coast Kids program to enlarge the pollinator garden at Henry Park by adding a rain garden to it. The project, which is contingent upon receipt of grant funding, would… Read more »

Mutual Assistance Agreement Rejected

FENWICK ISLAND – Citing concerns about liability and manpower, the town council last week rejected a mutual assistance agreement among three local police departments.Last Friday, the Fenwick Island Town Council voted 5-2 to reject a mutual assistance agreement among the police departments of Fenwick Island, South Bethany and Ocean View.In a workshop earlier this month,… Read more »

Peninsula Cleaners Finds New Home

BERLIN – Peninsula Cleaners is now serving the Berlin community from a new location.Peninsula Cleaners, the company that took over the Venable’s Cleaners location on William Street in 2018, opened this week in its new space in the Berlin Shopping Center.“We’re still in Berlin we’re just on the other side of Route 113,” said Nick… Read more »