This week in government

February 11, 2013

Scheduled meetings this week of the Washington County Commissioners and Hagerstown Mayor and Council (the Washington County Board of Education is not scheduled to meet):


County Administration Building
100 W. Washington St., Hagerstown, Room 226
Tuesday, Feb. 12, 8:30 a.m.


• 8:35 a.m.: Capital Improvement Program Budget - Draft 1 – Capital Improvement Committee (Overview and Draft I)
• 9:35 a.m.: 40 West Landfill Sediment Basin 3 Repair
• 9:50 a.m.: Application for Text Amendment to Washington County Zoning Ordinance (Farm Wineries and Breweries, and Banquet/Reception Facilities and Conference Centers
• 10:30 a.m.: Citizens Participation
• 10:40 a.m.: Closed Session
• 11:55 a.m.: Depart for 35 W. Washington St.
• Noon: Luncheon with the Washington County Board of Elections
• 1:30 p.m.: Public Hearing
     - Map Amendment to the Washington County Zoning Ordinance: Applicants are requesting a change in their property’s zoning classification from Residential Rural to Business Local
• 2 p.m.: Youth Meritorious Award Presentation
• 2:30 p.m.: Commissioners’ Reports and Comments
• 2:45 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


• No meeting Tuesday, Feb. 12



City Hall, Council Chamber
1 E. Franklin St., Hagerstown
Tuesday, Feb. 12, 4 p.m.


• 4 p.m.: Special session
    (1) Approval of an ordinance — Approval of purchase agreement for 170 W. Washington St. and 12 N. Prospect St.
    (2) Approval of stadium project alternative site analysis
• 4:15 p.m.: Work session
    (1) Task force report — Relocation Board of Education downtown task force presentation of draft report
    (2) Yale Drive extension project update
    (3) Water/wastewater cost of service study update
    (4) Public facilities bond of 2013
    (5) Hagerstown crime data
• 7:20 p.m.:
    (1) City administrator’s comments
    (2) Mayor and council comments
• 7:30 p.m.: Executive session
    (1) To consider the acquisition of real property for a public purpose and matters directly related thereto
        — Potential acquisition of 43-53 W. Washington St.
• 8 p.m.: Adjourn

• 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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