Pending Legislation

​Notice of Public Hearing


The County Commissioners of Caroline County, Maryland will hold public hearings on the below Legislative Bill and Ordinance on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, beginning at 6:15 PM in the County Commissioners Hearing Room #106, Courthouse, 109 Market Street, Denton, Maryland.

Legislative Bill #2018-3, Chapter 148 – Recreation and Parks – Public Landing Permit Fees: An Act concerning Public Landings in Caroline County; For the purpose of revising the Recreation and Parks chapter to eliminate the differentiation of Public Landing fees for in state and out of state users; By repealing §148-14.B. of the Code of Public Local Laws of Caroline County, Maryland.

Ordinance #2018-5, Chapter 175 – Zoning – Planning Commission Membership: An Act concerning Zoning in Caroline County; For the purpose of revising the Zoning chapter to provide for County Commission membership on the Planning Commission; By repealing and replacing §175-163 of the Code of Public Local Laws of Caroline County, Maryland.

All interested persons are encouraged to attend the hearing.  Questions and comments will be solicited at that time.  Written comments may be submitted in advance of the hearing to the County Commissioners Office, Courthouse, 109 Market Street, Room 123, Denton, Maryland 21629 or via this form.  The Ordinance is posted on the County website and is available in the Courthouse.  For further information, call the Department of Planning and Codes at 410-479-8100, or via the Maryland Relay Service for persons with a hearing or speech disability at 7-1-1.  Persons with a disability needing reasonable accommodation to attend should notify the County Commissioners Office three days prior to the hearing.