September 24, 2006

Mayor: Hal Spielman, 301-432-6854

Assistant mayor: Ralph Hammond, 301-432-6477

Town Council:

Russell Weaver, 301-432-5907

Patti Hammond, 301-432-5965

Marjorie Jamison, 301-432-6572

Jeff Saylor, 301-432-2255

Vacant seat due to resignation of J.W. Eichelberger

The town meeting is the first Monday of every month at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall.

Town Hall: 301-432-4428


Population: 674 (as of 2005)

History: Sharpsburg was the first established town in the county. Settler Joseph Chapline Sr. laid out the town in 1763 and dedicated it on July 9, 1763, naming it Sharpes Burgh for his friend, Colonial governor Horatio Sharpe.

Electricity: Allegheny Power, 1-800-255-3443

Water and sewer: Washington County Department of Water Quality, 240-313-2600

Cable: Adelphia, 1-888-683-1000

Trash pickup: Thursday mornings. For information call Allied Waste Industries, 301-223-7272.

Recycling: Contact Washington County recycling, 240-313-2796

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