www.co.worcester.md.us

Latest news & announcements

Nominations being accepted for 2018 Volunteer Spirit of Worcester County awards

Volunteers make Worcester County a better place to live, work and visit. To honor volunteers whose contributions help improve the quality of life here locally, Worcester County residents are invited to nominate individuals, organizations, and businesses for the 2018 Volunteer Spirit of Worcester County awards. The deadline to submit nomination forms is June 9, 2018. A recognition ceremony for all nominees will take place August 22.  

Library Branches Open Half-Day April 27

 On April 27, all Worcester County Library branches will be closed the first half of the day while library staff  participate in an in-service training. All Worcester County Library branches will be open from 1-5 pm on Friday, April 27.

The Worcester County Library’s website and online resources are always available.  Please visit www.worcesterlibrary.org to access library services, including reserving materials, renewing items, and searching library databases. In addition, book drops will be open at each library location.

A New Foal is Born at Assateague Island

Assateague Island National Seashore News Release
For Immediate Release: April 6, 2018
Contact: 410-629-6087, liz_davis@nps.gov 

Berlin MD-Early Friday morning, April 6, 2018, N2BHS-AL (Ms. Macky) gave birth to a sorrel foal. The new foal, N2BHS-ALQ, and band live year round in the very busy develop area and campgrounds. For this reason, the National Park Service expressly reminds visitors that it is essential to remain a minimum of a bus length (40 ft) away from the wild horses at all times.

US 50 Harry Kelley Memorial Bridge in Ocean City Announces Closures For Necessary Repairs

Last Friday evening (April 6), MDOT SHA closed the US 50 Harry Kelley Memorial Bridge in Ocean City for necessary safety repairs.  While crews were there, they were able to evaluate all of the approach span beams and upon further assessment of those beams, MDOT SHA has decided that it is best to make proactive repairs to the bridge to ensure its reliability as we approach the busy season, as well as to add service life to the bridge.

Get fit in the evenings with Worcester County Recreation & Parks

Evening adult fitness classes will take place at the Worcester County Recreation Center (WCRC) in Snow Hill this spring. Core and circuit conditioning classes, for ages 18 and older, are a wonderful way to get active, fit, and revive after a long day.

Worcester County Government offices to be closed Friday, March 30

Worcester County Government offices, including all five Branch Libraries and Recreation and Parks, will be closed Friday, March 30, 2018, in observance of Good Friday. Normal business hours will resume Monday, April 2.

The Central Landfill and Homeowner Convenience Centers (HOCCs) will be closed Friday, March 30, and open during standard hours of operation on Saturday, March 31. The Central Landfill and HOCCs will also be closed Sunday, April 1, and resume standard hours of operation on Monday, April 2.

Pages