May 17, 2022
Harriet E. Brown Community Center
901 Dares Beach Road
Prince Frederick, MD 20678
Public Hearing: Input Sought Regarding the FY 2023 Board of County Commissioners Budget
Tuesday, May 17, 2022
The Board of County Commissioners of Calvert County will hold a Public Hearing on May 17, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. in the Harriet Elizabeth Brown Community Center, located at 901 Dares Beach Road, Prince Frederick, Maryland 20678. The Public Hearing time, date, and location may be revised by announcement of an emergency, such as inclement weather, without further publication and may be confirmed on the County website, or calling any number listed below on the date of the Hearing. At the Hearing, the Board will consider and receive comments on the Commissioners' Proposed Budget for FY 2023 (the "Proposed Budget") and the Constant Yield Tax Rate.
This meeting will be livestreamed on the Calvert Broadcast YouTube channel.
The Proposed Budget includes changes from the FY 2023 Staff Recommended Budget which was presented on March 22, 2022. General Fund proposed changes will be presented at the hearing. General Fund proposed changes to the revenue side of the Commissioners' Proposed Budget include the refinement to estimates that net to an increase of approximately $580,000. The expenses were increased by approximately $580,000.
This budget also contains changes to the Departments of Planning and Zoning and Inspections and Permits Fee Schedule, including changes to the Board of Appeals fees, and adding a fee for commercial permit applications, which are available for review within text of the Draft Resolution.
Written comments will be made part of the record if received by close of business the day before the public hearing, or during any open record period following the Hearing. This meeting will be streamed live on the County website. If you wish to listen via telephone, please call: 888-475-4499 or 877-853-5257; Meeting ID: 899 4188 8251; Passcode (if asked): #, Request to Speak: *9.
Interested persons are urged to view the budget document in its entirety before the hearing. The FY 2023 Commissioners' Proposed Budget document will be made available at least one week in advance of the hearing on the County's website (www.calvertcountymd.gov). Hard copies will be available at the public libraries, or by contacting the Department of Finance & Budget at 410-535-1600, ext. 2651, Beth.Richmond@calvertcountymd.gov. The Proposed Budget may be substantively modified, revised, amended or otherwise changed based upon comments received at the public hearing.
The Board of County Commissioners does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex (including pregnancy, except where age or sex are essential bona fide occupation requirements), sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry or national origin, religion, race, color, genetic information, actual or perceived disability, or gender-related identity or expression. Any reasonable accommodation for persons with disabilities or linguistic barriers should be requested by contacting the Board of County Commissioners office at (410) 535-1600 ext. 2202 or TTY: 1-800-735-2258.