June 3, 2020

YMCA Youth Interest Survey


Interest is being sought about a YMCA proposed for Lexington Park. Complete a survey here about what you want in a local Y.

St. Mary’s Christmas Tree Recycling Dec. 26-Jan. 31

Tree Recycling

Christmas trees can be dropped off at the St. Mary’s County landfill and convenience centers free of charge. Undecorated trees may be placed in the designated areas at these sites beginning December 26, 2019, continuing through January 31, 2020.

Rec & Parks Seeking Community Input

Community Input Lancaster Park

St. Mary’s County Department of Recreation and Parks is accepting input from citizens as the department develops its strategic plan. Take a quick survey online.

NAS Pax Concludes Five-Year Review

project seawall

Naval Air Station Patuxent River has initiated its fifth basewide five-year review.

County, MetCom Announce Holiday Schedules


Need to know when you can recycle your Chrismas tree? St. Mary’s County government, MetCom announce their holiday schedules.

Hill, Bogie Honored for Saving MetCom Employee


Amanda Hill and Charlie Bogie of the St. Mary’s County Metropolitan Commission were honored recently for saving the life of a fellow MetCom employee.

Commemoration Event Selected for Grant Funding


The Friends of St. Clement’s Island and Piney Point Museums organization has received a $3,400 matching grant for the Black Diamond Disaster Commemoration Weekend event held in April each year.

Sister Counties — St. Mary’s, MD & Pärnu, Estonia

Sister Counties

St. Mary’s County, MD, enters into a sister counties partnership with the Pärnu County, Estonia, Association of Local Authority.

Class Set for Nonprofits to Learn About County Funding


The St. Mary’s County Finance Department will hold two one-hour training classes for county nonprofits so they can learn on how to navigate through the county’s online application process for funds available in fiscal 2021. Classes will be held Dec. 16 at 9 am and 2 pm.

Great Mills Road Bus to Resume Jan. 6, 2020

Great Mills Rd Bus

Great Mills Road Bus Route 8 remains off-line until Jan. 6, 2020.