August 9, 2022

Art & Lifestyle:

Farmers Market @ Airport Aug. 14 -

Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Theater Holding Auditions for ‘Clue’ -

Sunday, August 7, 2022

Hoyer Seeking Photos for Annual Contest -

Wednesday, August 3, 2022

Shakespeare Heads to St. Mary’s City -

Tuesday, August 2, 2022

MetCom Warns of Phone Scam

Know What You Owe

The St. Mary’s County Metropolitan Commission has learned that some of its customers have been targeted by a new phone scam.

Neighborhoods Must Limit Water Use

water use

Two St. Mary’s County neighborhoods have been placed under Level I water restrictions by the St. Mary’s County Metropolitan Commission and must limit their water use.

Grant Will Help Upgrade MetCom Facility


A $945,000 grant has been awarded to the St. Mary’s County Metropolitan Commission to upgrade the methane co-generation system at the Marlay-Taylor Treatment Facility. The grant is from the Maryland Department of the Environment and will be used for engineering design, construction and start-up services related to the facility’s upgrade.

LEAD Maryland Tours Water Facility

LEAD Maryland

Members of LEAD Maryland’s Class IX, 2015-2016 went to the Marlay Taylor Water Reclamation Facility on Wednesday, June 8, to tour the facilities. During the tour, discussion centered on the Enhanced Nutrient Removal construction upgrades that are underway at the Lexington Park facility.

Energized MetCom Director Seeks Vision

Scott Bundy

New eyes and a broader vision are what Scott Bundy hopes to bring to St. Mary’s Metropolitan Commission.

MetCom Employees Give $3K to St. Mary’s Caring


MetComm employees chose St. Mary’s Caring, a local soup kitchen and outreach program to feed those who are hungry in our community.

MetCom Hearing Aug. 26 on FDR Water Main


The project loops between First Colony and Laurel Glen to improve system reliability and efficiency. The Aug. 26 hearing begins at 6:30 at the MetCom office.

MetCom Names Executive Director


MetCom names Scott Bundy, currently Utilities Director for the City of Hot Springs, AR, to run St. Mary’s water and sewer company.

Oyster Cookoff Recipes Due July 31


National Oyster Cookoff is in October, and recipes are due by July 31.

MetCom Costs Held Below National Averages

MetCom waterline

“Strong operations and management” cited for MetCom’s strong debt profile allowing customer costs to remain below national medians.