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 COTTAGE CITY ELECTION RESULTS


WARD 1 CANDIDATES 
 ADOLPHUS EDWARDS - 21 Votes
ANN MARSHALL YOUNG - 100 Votes

AT-LARGE CANDIDATES
PATRICIA GROSS - 13 Votes
NATASHIA DAVIS - 98 Votes
PHYLLIS ROBINSON - 21 Votes

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.

 

 

 

 

The Town of Cottage City would like to acknowledge former Cottage City Resident Sean Thomas Lawrence recent induction and graduation of the United States Marine Corp.  Sean is the son of former resident Earl Lawrence and Beth Beacher and proud Grandson of life long, current residents’ Mr/Ms Thomas and Beth Lawrence of 42nd street here in Cottage City.  Sean graduated from Old Mill High School in Millersville, Maryland and is currently in infantry school training at camp Geiger North Carolina.  We would like to salute and thank Private Sean Thomas Lawrence for his patriotism in the service our country “The United States of America” and wish for his success and safety in the USMC.