Important News and Information


FINAL BUDGET HEARING


The Commission will be discussing the budget FY 17-18. Residents are urged to attend, voice opinions, comments, and ask questions.  The following is the agenda for tonight's meeting:


 

1.  Final Budget hearing for 2017-2018

2.  Budget Amendment for 2016-2017

3.  Town Manager's contract

 


The meeting will be held at the Cottage City Town Hall and will begin at 6:30pm.  We hope to see you there!

 


*All meetings are subject to closure pursuant to the Maryland Open Meetings Act: Pursuant to the Annotated Code of Maryland, State Government Article Section 10-508(a), the Council by majority vote may retire to executive or closed session at any time during the meeting. Should the Commission retire to executive or closed session the Chair will announce the reasons and a report will be issued at a future meeting disclosing the reasons for such closed session.



2017 ELECTION CANDIDATES

The candidate petitions for the following Commission seats have been certified and the names will be placed on the ballot of the May 1, 2017 election:

WARD 1 CANDIDATES 
 ADOLPHUS EDWARDS
ANN MARSHALL YOUNG

AT-LARGE CANDIDATES
PATRICIA GROSS
NATASHIA DAVIS
PHYLLIS ROBINSON

COTTAGE CITY ELECTION DAY

MONDAY, MAY 1, 2017

POLLS ARE OPENED AT 2:00PM - 8:00PM



ABSENTEE BALLOT REQUESTS MUST BE MADE NO LATER THAN FRIDAY, APRIL 21, 2017 BY 5:00PM.  NO EXCEPTIONS.

 

VOTER REGISTRATION FORMS AND BALLOT PETITIONS CAN BE PICKED UP FROM THE TOWN HALL, MONDAY-FRIDAY, FROM 9 A.M. TO 5 P.M.

 

 

DÍA DE LA ELECCIÓN DE COTTAGE CITY
LUNES 1 DE MAYO DE 2017

DESDE LAS 2:00 PM A LAS 8 PM
 
 
LAS SOLICITUDES DE LA BOLETA ABSENTADA DEBEN SER HECHAS SIN MÁS TARDE PARA EL VIERNES, 21 DE ABRIL DE 2017 A LAS 5:00 PM. SIN EXCEPCIONES.

FORMAS DE REGISTRO DE VOTANTES Y PEDIDOS DE BOLETINES PUEDEN SER RECOGIDOS DESDE EN LA Alcaldía, LUNES-VIERNES, DESDE LAS 9:00 AM. A las 5 pm

 


Call-A-Bus

The town of Cottage City, Colmar Manor, and the Town of Bladensburg offers their senior citizens and physically and/or mentally challenged residents a bus service. Details regarding this service are as follows:

 

HOURS OF OPERATION

Monday – Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

COST

$1.00 per trip. Exact change required. No charge for Town sponsored events such as weekly senior citizen association meetings.

TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT

Call (301) 277-4920 between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday. A minimum of 24 hour advance notice is needed for each appointment. 

No doctor’s appointments after 1:00 p.m. The Bus service cannot guarantee return trip if appointment goes beyond 2:00 p.m.

SERVICE AREA

An approximate five (5) mile air radius from each Town’s Municipal Center/Town Hall.

OTHER INFORMATION

Physically and/or mentally challenged residents must be able to assist themselves or provide an escort. The driver is not permitted to assist any individuals. The services will be available at no charge for scheduled senior citizen meetings. If you have any questions regarding this service, please call the Colmar Manor Hall (301-277-4920).

COTTAGE CITY BEAUTIFUL

IT’S ABOUT US! 
 THE RESIDENTS OF COTTAGE CITY CREATING AND MAINTAINING A BEAUTIFUL AND CLEAN COMMUNITY!!

We will have a campaign for BEAUTIFYING our community. Check back for updates on future dates!

We need volunteers for helping out with upcoming beautifying projects in the near future. Please call the Town Hall at 301-779-2161 to sign up as a volunteer so we can contact you when projects come along!


Let’s make sure we have a town we ALL can be proud of.