Park Board Meeting Postponed
In the absence of a quorom, the Park Board Meeting scheduled for Monday 11/23/2015 has been cancelled. The meeting has been rescheduled for Monday 11/30/2015 in the Council Chambers.
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE – ORDINANCE 672 (DONATION BINS)
On December 7th, 2015 at 7:15 p.m., the Easton Town Council will conduct a Public Hearing on Ordinance 672:
AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN OF EASTON TO AMEND THE TOWN OF EASTON ZONING ORDINANCE TO PROVIDE FOR DONATION BINS AS AN ACCESSORY USE AND TO PROVIDE REGULATIONS AND RESTRICTIONS ON THE DONATION BINS
The proposed Ordinance is on file at the Town Office (14 South Harrison Street) and is available for review during normal business hours (8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.). A copy may also be viewed or downloaded here. The public is hereby invited to attend the Hearing and all interested parties shall be entitled to appear and be heard.
Town of Easton Earns Sustainable Maryland Certification
Sustainable Maryland is a certification program for municipalities in Maryland that want to go green, save money and take steps to sustain their quality of life over the long term. Visit Sustainable Maryland's Website for more information
Thanksgiving Day Holiday Schedule
Thanksgiving Day will be observed Thursday November 26th, Thursday’s garbage AND BULK will be moved to Friday. Thursday's Recycling will be picked up on Friday and Friday's recycling will be picked up on Saturday.
Public Works puts first Forestry Truck in service
The Public Works department recently took delivery of its first Forestry Truck and it is already in service. Manufactured by Altec at their Creedmore North Carolina Plant, the unit boasts a 14.5 cubic yard dump-cable chipper box mounted on a Ford F-750 chassis. powered by a Cummings diesel engine with automatic transmission and A-Frame stabilizers. T-33's 61.3 foot working height will be used to trim, maintain, and remove dead town-owned trees, located in Town right-of-ways and Town parks.
T-33 at work on the Rail Trail
Moody’s assigns Aa2 to Easton, MD’s $10.2M Ser. 2015 GO Bonds
Affirms Aa2 on $9.3M outstanding parity debt.
Moody’s Investors Service has assigned a Aa2 rating to Easton, MD’s $10.2 million General Obligation Public Facilities and Refunding Bonds of 2015. Moody’s also has affirmed the Aa2 rating on $9.3 million of outstanding General Obligation debt.
Fitch Ratings assigns AA to Easton, MD’s $10.2M Ser. 2015 GO Bonds
Affirms AA on $8.9M outstanding parity debt.
Fitch Ratings assigned an "AA" rating to the Town of Easton $10.2 million General Obligation public facilities and refunding bonds of 2015. Fitch also affirms the "AA" rating on approximately $8.9 million outstanding unlimited tax General Obligation bonds including the stable outlook.
Flags For Heroes
Easton Rotary recently provided 60 flags to the Town of Easton as part of their "Flags for Heroes" project. Easton's Public Works department placed the flags on street lights throughout the downtown area using custom fabricated holders. The holders were designed and built by members of the Public Works department to facilitate the display.
Flags flying over Dover Street.
Minutes from ALL meetings can be found here
Agendas for upcoming meetings
- Town Council
- Planning Commission
- Historic District Commission
- Board of Appeals
- Board of Appeals - June 11th
- Park Board
- Affordable Housing Board
- Ethics Commission
Please note that the Agenda's available here may reflect past meetings. The agenda from the most recent meeting remains posted until the next agenda becomes available.
Town Council Meetings are held on the first and third Monday of each month in the Council Chambers at 14 South Harrison St
Minutes from past meetings can be found .
Video from prior Council Meetings can be viewed here.
The Town of Easton Building Inspection Division & Code Enforcement Office is conducting a survey to gather information about our customer service. To help us with our efforts, please visit this link.