Public Notices





           The Board of Supervisors of Elections for the Town of Port Deposit is accepting nominations to be placed on the ballot for the May 11, 2021 Election for the purpose of electing three Council members.  Candidates for elected office shall have resided in the Town for at least one year preceding the election, be at least 21 years of age, and a registered voter of the Town.

           The Candidate Package and Petition for filing for elective office are available at Town Hall, 64 S. Main Street, Port Deposit. Town Hall is open Monday to Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Candidates will be required to submit a signed petition, financial disclosure form and proof of residency. Deadline for filing to run for office is March 8, 2021 by 4:30 p.m.  Deadline for qualified residents to register to vote at the Cecil County Board of Elections is April 20, 2021.  For more information please contact Town Hall at 410.378.2121.


By Authority of the Port Deposit Board of Supervisors of Elections


Publish: January 20 and January 22, 2021












           The Mayor and Council of the Town of Port Deposit will conduct a Public Hearing on Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. in Town Hall, 64 S. Main Street and via Zoom to obtain the views of citizens on community, economic development, and housing needs to be considered for submission of an application to the Maryland Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG). Citizens will have the opportunity to discuss proposed projects and to provide input on other needs to be considered. The draft application will be available for the public to review starting on December 28, 2020 Town Hall, 64 S. Main St., Port Deposit during normal business hours.

            Citizens will be furnished with information including but not limited to:

  • the amount of CDBG funds available for State Fiscal Year 2021;

  • the range of activities that may be undertaken with CDBG funds; and

  • the proposed projects under consideration by the Town of Port Deposit.

           The Maryland Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program is a federally funded program designed to assist governments with activities directed toward neighborhood and housing revitalization, economic development, and improved community facilities and services. It is administered by the Department of Housing and Community Development.

           The Maryland CDBG Program reflects the State's economic and community development priorities and provides public funds for activities which meet one of the following national objectives, in accordance with the federal Housing Community Development Act of 1974, as amended, that:

  1. benefit to low and moderate income persons and households;

  2. aid in the prevention or elimination of slums or blight;

  3. meet other community development needs of an urgent nature, or that are an immediate threat to community health and welfare.

Efforts will be made to accommodate the disabled and non-English speaking residents with ten (10)      days advance notice to Lacey Heath, 410.378.2121 or via email to

           The public may participate via video conference - go to and enter meeting ID: 999 8949 3439 and for audio access call (301) 715-8592 and follow the prompts to enter the meeting ID listed above.  Contact Town Hall at 410.378.2121 or email Lacey Heath at if you need assistance or have any questions. Comments may also be submitted in writing to the Town Administrator at


BY:       Town of Port Deposit


CW 12/23/2020





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