PRESENTATION OF THE HAVRE DE GRACE PLANNING DEPARTMENT AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND/UPPER CHESAPEAKE HEALTH VISION 2020 PRESENTATION

PRESENTATION OF THE HAVRE DE GRACE PLANNING DEPARTMENT AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND/UPPER CHESAPEAKE HEALTH VISION 2020 PRESENTATION
 
BENEDICT F. MARTORANA, P.E., P.P.  –  DIRECTOR OF PLANNING – CITY OF HAVRE DE GRACE
JULY 20, 2017 – HAVRE DE GRACE PUBLIC LIBRARY
 
QUESTIONS FOR CONSIDERATION:
 
Relating to the proposed new facility:
Over the past year I’ve talked with as many medical professionals as possible about a free standing Emergency Room based medical facility, especially with regard to the trade offs inherent in this type of operation.  Many have expressed a concern that an ER without the on site-back up of a fully staffed hospital, with … Read More

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing: Weekly Briefing: Week of Monday, July 17, 2017.

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing:
Weekly Briefing: Week of Monday, July 17, 2017.
 
Department of Administration:

July 17:  City Council Meeting – 7:00 p.m at City Hall, 711 Pennington Ave. View Agenda

 
Department of Public Works:
 

Just an FYI – Recycles and Trash are collected same day – but not same time. One truck will come by for trash only, then another truck will come by for the recycles. Collections happen throughout the day. PLEASE make sure your recycle can is CLEARLY MARKED.

Curbside Bulk Collection Day has moved to FRIDAYS.To schedule: call Wednesdays between 8-5 or Thursdays 8 to noon. Please … Read More

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing: Week of Monday, July 10, 2017.

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing:
Week of Monday, July 10, 2017.
 
Department of Administration:

July 17:  City Council Meeting – 7:00 p.m at City Hall, 711 Pennington Ave. This will not be an off-site Council Meeting as referenced in Resolution 2017-03.

Department of Public Works:  

BGE will continue to replace old gas lines with new throughout the City.  There will be brief disruptions in traffic. Please watch for signage.  Call Mr. Tristan Matthews of BGE at 410-598-2119 should you have any questions.
The new trash/recycle collection schedule has gotten off to a great start! Need more information?  View schedule. or call City Hall at … Read More

Fats, oils, grease and “flushable” wipes are wreaking havoc on city pipes

 
Repeated calls for clogged sinks, toilets backing up, sewer lines clogged… What is going on? Fats, oils, grease and “flushable” wipes are wreaking havoc on city pipes. Rarely does a week go by at the City of Havre de Grace Public Works office without a call from residents asking for help with a sewer-related problem. This costly problem is so easily preventable…it just takes a little education. With that in mind, Public Works employee Laurie Dawson reached out to Havre de Grace Middle School science teacher and drama coach Laurie Starkey to help with getting the word out.
Students explored the … Read More

City of Havre de Grace to proclaim week of July 1, 2017 through July 8, 2017 Hometown heroes Week in Havre de Grace.

City of Havre de Grace to proclaim week of July 1, 2017 through July 8, 2017 Hometown heroes Week in Havre de Grace.  
 
At the June 19, 2017 City Council meeting, Mayor Martin and the Havre de Grace City Council will present a proclamation to the Havre de Grace American Legion Joseph L. Davis Post 47, the Weedon-Elliott VFW 8126, and The Havre de Grace Independence Day Commission proclaiming the week of July 1, 2017 through July 8, 2017 Hometown heroes Week in the City of Havre de Grace.
At the beginning of this year, The Havre de Grace Independence Day … Read More

Havre de Grace Independence Day Commission calling on all local active duty, reserves, and retired veterans to serve in Havre de Grace’s 2017 Hometown Heroes Independence Day Parade.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 6, 2017
The 2017 Havre de Grace Independence Day Commission is asking for all local active duty, reserves, and retired veterans to serve in this year’s Hometown Heroes Independence Day Parade to be held on Sunday, July 2, 2017.
Earlier this year, the commission announced the upcoming Independence Day parade will be dedicated to local hometown heroes. During the announcement, the commission appointed hometown hero Noble Mentzer to the position of parade Grand Marshal.
“Mr. Noble Mentzer is the epitome of everything our community, and our Independence Day parade represents,” said parade chairperson Taryn Martin. “We would also like to … Read More

June 5, 2017 City Council Agenda

Below you will find an interactive version of the agenda the City Council will use at the Monday, June 5,  2017 City Council Meeting.

Draft items and items that have received prior council action can be viewed through this interactive agenda.

 
COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA
June 5, 2017
7:00 p.m.
1. Call to Order
2. Roll Call
3. Pledge of Allegiance
4. Opening Prayer: Reverend James Snodgrass
5. Approval of the Minutes:
A. Council Meeting Minutes- May 15, 2017
6. Recognitions: (Student of the Month)
A. Havre de Grace Elementary: Hailey Kirtscher
B. Meadowvale Elementary: Ellen Benner
C. Havre de Grace Middle School: Ryan Fabriziani
7. Proclamations:
A. Washington Street Book Store- Celebrating 25 years
8. Presentations: None
9. Appointments:
A. … Read More

CITY OF HAVRE DE GRACE CONTINUING ITS COMMITMENT TO CREATE AN ALL-ACCESS PLAYGROUND AT TYDINGS PARK

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 16, 2017
CITY OF HAVRE DE GRACE CONTINUING ITS COMMITMENT TO CREATE AN ALL-ACCESS PLAYGROUND AT TYDINGS PARK
The City of Havre de Grace announced today its continuing its commitment to create an all-access playground at Tydings Park with the installation of ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) compliant playground equipment.
The new equipment includes a custom lighthouse and climber resembling Concord Point Lighthouse, a balcony deck, transfer station, a seven station play factory, inter-deck step, a sliding pole, and arch logs. All-new playground equipment is in compliances with ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials) and CPSC (Consumer Product Safety … Read More

Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter Financial Results

 
INTER – CITY MEMORANDUM
To: Havre de Grace City Council and Citizens
From: Mayor William T. Martin
Date: April 17, 2017
RE: Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter Financial Results

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I am, once again, pleased to present the financial performance of our City for the third quarter of fiscal 2017. As we move into spring, I will be focusing my efforts on making Havre de Grace a premier tourist destination. I also plan to continue stimulating residential and commercial growth. As we complete this fiscal year, I will be stressing targeted, meaningful investment in our City infrastructure, especially in our parks and playgrounds. With the … Read More

City Council Agenda: Monday, April 15, 2017

Below you will find an interactive version of the agenda the City Council will use at the Monday, May 15,  2017 City Council Meeting.

Draft items and items that have received prior council action can be viewed through this interactive agenda.
COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA
May 15, 2017
7:00 p.m.
1. Call to Order
2. Roll Call
3. Pledge of Allegiance
4. Opening Prayer: Pastor Cordell Hunter
5. Approval of the Minutes:
A. Council Meeting Minutes- May 1, 2017
6. Recognitions: None
7. Proclamations: (Presented by Mayor Martin)
A. EMS Week; May 21-27 2017
8. Presentations:
A. Official Election Results: Election Board Chair, Mr. George Diebel
9. Appointments:
A. Tyler Buck: Tourism Advisory Board (CM Martin)
10. Oath of Office: … Read More