Good news has come to this great state! Outdoor restrictions on dining have been lifted as have the mandate on masks for outdoors. You can view Governor Hogan's full statement and press conference at our link!
The Republican Caucus sent a letter to Secretary Tiffany Robinson calling on her to reinstate the requirement for those receiving unemployment to actively pursue a job. You can read the full contents of our letter at our link.
Both today and tomorrow, Health Secretary Schrader will be visiting Western Maryland to discuss and view the vaccination rollout and the future. Hancock will be the first place visited and next week there will be a new vaccination clinic set up.
Delegate McKay gave an interview to Amanda Mangan. In it he discussed the 2021 Session in Annapolis. Click on our link to check out the full interview!
Governor Hogan's office is having a community initiative aimed at defining the roots of discrimination against African-Americans. You can click on our link to find out more details and register.
Vaccination efforts are in full swing in Western Maryland. Statistics for the rollout in Garrett and Allegany Counties are provided, Washington County statistics will be added later. Click on our link to view it all.
While last year we had a shortened Session due to COVID-19, this year we returned to a normal 90-Day Session. As such the Department of Legislative Services released their 90-Day Report. You can go to our website to view it.
The Governor signed 66 bills on Tuesday. Check out our link to view the Governor's press release.
The Washington County Board of Elections is moving locations effective April 29, 2021. They will now be located 17718 Virginia Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21740.
I am happy to inform you all that next Wednesday, April 21, 2021, the Board of Public Works is expected to approve $40,000 to Washington County. This will be used to install a permanent septic tank system at Kirkwood Park in the Town of Hancock.