City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing Week of Monday February 27, 2018

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing
Week of Monday February 27, 2018
 
Department of Administration:

We would like to congratulate Mayor William T. Martin on being named Harford County’s Best Elected Official for 2017 by Harford Magazine.  View Article.

 
Police Department:

With the warm weather starting to show up please review these tips to be a safer driver and walker on the roads.

Driver and Walker Safety Tips

Please follow Havre de Grace High School on Twitter and Havre de Grace High School Facebook Page to stay up to date on all things happening at Havre de Grace High School.

When it’s raining make … Read More

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing: Week of Monday, February 19, 2018

 
Department of Public Works:
 

CONGRATULATIONS to the Maritime Museum for their grant award to restore the shoreline riparian buffer.  Watch for more improvements to the shoreline many of which will include informational signage to enlighten visitors on purpose and partnerships involved with shoreline and runoff improvements as we strive to keep our waterways clean. 
The City has 100% design for Lilly Run Phase I, Wetland Enhancement near the current Middle School.  Watch for next steps.  Construction will begin this year. 
Stormwater pond revitalization and landscape infiltration areas construction has begun at Concord Point Park.  These improvements will help protect the River and Bay … Read More

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing Week of Monday February 5, 2018

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing
Week of Monday February 5, 2018
Office of the Mayor:
 

 On Thursday, February 1, 2018 Mayor Martin spoke at the 43rd Maryland Preservation Awards ceremony held in Annapolis and received The Havre de Grace Cultural Center at the Opera Houses Maryland Preservation Award for Project Excellence: Community Impact on behalf of the citizens of Havre de Grace.  View Press Releasehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=S_xnKOBxveY

 

On Saturday, February 3, 2018  Mayor Martin attended the MasquerAid Ball.

Police department:
 

        NHTSA’s SaferRide app will help keep drunk drivers off our roads by allowing users to call a taxi or a friend and by identifying … Read More

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing Week of Monday January 22, 2018

 
City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing
Week of Monday January 22, 2018

Office of The Mayor:

On Thursday, January 18, 2018 Mayor Martin attended Harford Night in Annapolis.

On Saturday, January 20, 2018 Mayor Martin attended the Re-Grand Opening of LAGOM

On Sunday, January 21, 2018 Mayor Martin met with Webelos 2 Den from Pack 965 and gave them a tour of City Hall.

Police Department:
 

Havre de Grace Police have a community poll being conducted at nextdoor.com HdG Police Poll please give us feedback on what you would like us to focus on!

Havre de Grace Police has specially trained officers who teach Civil … Read More

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing Week of Monday January 15, 2018

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing
Week of Monday January 15, 2018
 
Police Department:

Retired Havre de Grace Police Corporal William “Bill” Dill passed away and the Havre de Grace Police Department mourned his loss. Here is a photo of the Honor Guard paying their respect the day he was laid to rest.

Thank you Greater Grace Church of the Chesapeake for inviting us to a service to celebrate National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day. We are so proud of all the support we receive from the Havre de Grace community!

Your Havre de Grace Police Department has updated its bike registry. Please add your … Read More

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing Week of Monday January 8, 2018

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing
Week of Monday January 8, 2018
 
Headlines:

The Aegis:  “Havre de Grace mayor looks forward to 2018 .” View

Police Department:

On behalf of Havre de Grace Public Safety (Susquehanna Hose Company, Havre De Grace Ambulance Corps, Havre de Grace Police Department)
It may look frozen and safe to walk on but looks can be deceiving. Never walk on the ice, even to rescue a pet or another person. Call 911 immediately for help. We don’t want anyone to get hurt or die from playing around on the river, so please don’t do it
With temperatures in the arctic … Read More

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing Week of Monday January 1, 2018

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing
Week of Monday January 1, 2018
 
Office of the Mayor:

On January 1, 2018 Mayor Martin attended the Havre de Grace Duck Drop to celebrate the New Year.

Job Openings:

The City is accepting applications to fill a Deputy Director of Planning position.  Click Here to view  more information and to print out an application.

Police Department:

It is winter and the temperatures have dropped with that said please take extra time to prepare for travel in inclement weather. Make sure your car is clean of snow or salt, the temperature system is working, you have an emergency blanket, … Read More

City of Havre de Grace Wants Your Used or Leftover Christmas Cards

The City of Havre de Grace is pleased to announce it is partnering with Harford County Office of Recycling to collect used or leftover Christmas Cards. This clever idea, spearheaded by Harford County’s Recycling Specialist Wendy Doring, offers a new life to Christmas Cards that may have just ended up in the trash or recycling bin. Ms. Doring shares, “The Office of Recycling is planning a Christmas in July event that will have children making wooden ornaments decorated with used Christmas cards. We need as many as we can get!”
The City of Havre de Grace has one bin at City … Read More

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing Week of Monday December 11, 2017

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing
Week of Monday December 11, 2017
 
Office of The Mayor

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 Mayor Martin and the City of Havre de Grace hosted a Holiday Volunteer Reception.
Thursday, December 7, 2017 Mayor Martin met with the Boys and Girls Club of Harford County and presented them with a check for $15,000.

Saturday, December 9, 2017 Mayor Martin attended the 45th Candlelight Tour of Historic Havre de Grace.

Police Department:
 

Officers and Staff attended the Havre de Grace Housing Authority Holiday Breakfast where they helped served breakfast to residents and guest. 

Havre de Grace Officers attended the first annual Shop with … Read More

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing Week of Monday December 4, 2017

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing
Week of Monday December 4, 2017
 
Headlines:

HdG Police Hero Retires After 37 Years

Office of the Mayor:
On Thursday November 30, 2017, Mayor Martin  

Filmed a video promoting the City’s holiday decorating contest.

Attended the retirement luncheon for PFC Dennis Rittershofer at the Havre de Grace Police Department. During the event, the mayor presented PFC Rittershofer with a proclamation and challenge coin.

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Handed out ribbons to the winners of this year’s Business Wreath Decorating Contest.

Attended a Community … Read More