Worcester County Government (WCG) offices, including all five Branch Libraries, the Central Landfill in Newark, Homeowner Convenience Centers, and Recreation and Parks, will be closed Monday, September 2, 2019, for the Labor Day holiday.
Shore Spirits Retail Liquor Store in Pocomoke City will be open during standard hours of operation from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
WCG offices will resume standard operating hours on Tuesday, September 3. WCG staff wish one and all a happy and safe holiday weekend.
May 14, 2020, Worcester County Commissioners adopt Resolution 20-9 rescinding short-term rental ban. View resolution here.
Stage One of the ‘Maryland Strong: Roadmap to Recovery’ took effect on May 15th at 5:00 pm, with the state moving from a Stay at Home order to a Safer at Home public health advisory, and gradual reopenings of retail, manufacturing, houses of worship, and some personal services.
“We are going to follow the Governor’s guidelines to a tee, we believe he has the right plan for Maryland moving forward,” Joe Mitrecic, Worcester County Commissioners President, said.
On April 15, 2020, Governor Hogan announced an executive order requiring the wearing of face coverings when inside any retail establishments and when riding any form of public transportation in Maryland.
View Executive Order