This week in government

December 14, 2009


County Administration Building

100 W. Washington St., Hagerstown

Tuesday, Dec. 15, 9 a.m.


o 9:05 a.m.: Commissioners' reports and comments

o 9:20 a.m.: Hagerstown Softball Association funding assistance

o 9:30 a.m.: Recovery zone facility bonds

o 10 a.m.: Transit development plan

o 10:30 a.m.: Citizens participation

o 10:40 a.m.: EMS master plan update and discussion


o 11:45 a.m.: Depart for 122 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown

o noon: Annual lunch with the Department of Social Services

o 1:15 p.m.: Depart for 100 W. Washington St., Room 227

o 1:30 p.m.: Contract award, aviation engineering services for Hagerstown Regional Airport

o 1:45 p.m.: Bid award Hagerstown Regional Airport/Richard A. Henson Field, building demolition and miscellaneous airfield work

o 2 p.m.: Proposed zoning ordinance text and map amendments and urban growth area advisory committee recommendations

o 3:30 p.m.: Washington County broadband for schools and households, rural/stimulus grant application project

o 4 p.m.: Loan request for museum courtyard enclosure

o 4:15 p.m.: State of Maryland homeland security grant program and citizens corp grant program

o 4:30 p.m.: Other business

(1) County attorney issues

(2) Appointments to County Boards and Commissions

(3) County administrator's comments

(4) Reports from County staff

o 4:45 p.m.: Closed session (to discuss the appointment, employment, assignment, compensation and/or performance evaluation of appointees, employees or officials over whom it has jurisdiction; to discuss personnel matters that affect one or more specific individuals; to consider a matter that concerns the proposal for a business or industrial organization to locate, expand or remain in the State; and to consult with counsel to obtain legal advice)


o Redistricting Tuesday, Dec. 15, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.


City Hall, Second Floor, Council Chamber

1 E. Franklin St., Hagerstown

Tuesday, Dec. 15, 4 p.m.


o 4 p.m.: 12th special session, approval of a resolution, City of Hagerstown water quality bond, series 2009B, Salem Avenue collection system rehab, $651,500

o 4:10 p.m.: Work session, preliminary agenda review

o 5 p.m.: Budget retreat

o 6:45 p.m.:

(1) City administrator's comments

(2) Mayor and Council comments

o 7 p.m.: Adjourn

o Arrangements can be made in advance for people with disabilities who want to attend any of these meetings. For the County Commissioners, call 240-313-2216 (Voice/TDD). For City Council, call Bruce Zimmerman at 301-797-6617 (Voice/TDD).

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