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Worcester County Government offices, including all five Branch Libraries and Recreation and Parks, will be closed Monday, January 15, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Worcester County Government offices, including all five Branch Libraries and Recreation and Parks, will be closed Monday, January 15, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Normal business hours will resume Tuesday, January 16.
The Central Landfill and Homeowner Convenience Centers will be open Monday during standard hours of operation.
For more information on hours of operation, contact Kim Moses, public information officer, at (410) 632-1194.

 

Worcester County Government offices open, with liberal leave in effect for non-essential personnel, and courts open January 8, 2018

Worcester County Government’s Liberal Leave Policy is in effect for all non-essential Worcester County employees on Monday, January 8, 2018, and government offices will be open during standard operating hours.

The Circuit Court for Worcester County and District Courts in Ocean City and Snow Hill will also be open Monday, January 8, 2018, during standard operating hours.

 

 

Worcester County Government offices and courts closed January 5, essential personnel to report for duty

Worcester County Government offices, including the Worcester County Recreation Center in Snow Hill, the Central Landfill in Newark, and the Homeowner Convenience Centers, will be closed January 5, 2018, due to continued treacherous roadway conditions caused by the winter storm. Non-essential personnel are asked not to report for work. However, essential personnel must report for duty.

The Circuit Court for Worcester County and District Courts in Ocean City and Snow Hill will also be closed January 5. 

Worcester County Government offices closed January 5, essential personnel to report for duty

Worcester County Government offices, including the Worcester County Recreation Center in Snow Hill, the Central Landfill in Newark, and the Homeowner Convenience Centers, will be closed January 5, 2018, due to continued treacherous roadway conditions caused by the winter storm. Non-essential personnel are asked not to report for work. However, essential personnel must report for duty.

All programs at the Worcester County Recreation Center in Snow Hill will be cancelled for Jan. 5 as well.

Worcester County Government offices will be closed on January 4, essential personnel to report for duty

Worcester County Worcester County Government offices closed January 4, essential personnel to report for duty

Worcester County Government offices, including the Worcester County Recreation Center in Snow Hill, the Central Landfill in Newark, and the Homeowner Convenience Centers, will be closed January 4, 2018, due to extreme winter storm conditions. Non-essential personnel are asked not to report for work. However, essential personnel must report for duty.

Worcester County Emergency Services urges Residents to Prepare for Winter Storm

January 3, 2018, the National Weather Service is calling for 4-8 inches of snow and wind gusts of up to 50 mph, with prolonged freezing temperatures, beginning tonight for the Lower Eastern Shore. 

The heaviest periods of snow accumulations are expected to take place tonight through Thursday afternoon, with winds beginning tonight and lasting through Thursday. Power outages due to wind and downed trees are possible with this storm.
 The Worcester County Sheriff’s Office and Worcester County Emergency Services (WCES) urge residents to take the following precautions:

Worcester County offers Christmas tree recycling to residents

The Solid Waste Division of Worcester County will host its annual collection of Christmas trees through Jan. 31, 2018. Area residents can drop off Christmas trees at the Central Landfill in Newark and the Berlin, Pocomoke, and Snow Hill Homeowners Convenience Centers at no cost. 

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