Pending Road Closures – 2019

Monday 11/25-11/27 road closed at Cox Road and 260

Thursday 11/28-12/1 road open for holiday

Monday 12/2-12/6 road closed Cox Road and 260

To view a printable file of the affected area, click here .

Upcoming Town Meetings and Important Town Notices

Town Meetings: 

November 19 at 10:00 am – Town Ethics Committee Meeting in Town Hall Chambers

November 21 at 7:00 pm – Town Council Meeting.  For a printable copy of the meeting agenda and supporting documents, click here .

November 27 at 12:00 pm – Town Hall closes at Noon for Thanksgiving holiday and will reopen on Monday, December 2nd

December 1 at 4:30 pm – “Light Up the Town” Celebration at Town Hall.  For more information, click here .

Chesapeake Beach and Local Happenings

NOTICE:   The Public Works department will discontinue flushing of the water lines until a later date.  


Chesapeake Beach – We want to hear from you!  Help us select the 2020 calendar photos by voting for the images you want to see in the 2020 Town of Chesapeake Beach calendar. To vote for your favorites, click here .  (Note that there’s an arrow at the bottom of the photo page to view more photos.)  Voting closes at 12:00 AM on November 18th!

December 1 @ 4:30 pm. The Mayor and Town Council Invite You to Light Up the Town with Special Guest Santa! Chesapeake Beach Town Hall. For a printable event flyer, click here .

Keep up to Date with Maryland’s 2020 Census – To subscribe to Maryland Census 2020 e-newsletters for weekly news and events, click here .


November 18-23 — Calvert Animal Control Annual Amnesty Week. Did you know that your pets should be licensed with Calvert County? Get your pets licensed for a reduced fee. Visit Linda L. Kelley Animal Shelter located at 5505 Hallowing Point Road in Prince Frederick, MD on the following dates: Nov. 18, 20, 22, 23 from 10 am-4 pm. Nov. 19 and 21st from 10 am- 6 pm.  For more information, click here .

November 19 – Steak Dinner. Order your Steak direct from the Grill-Master.  The $17.00 price tag includes all the trimmings and a beverage.  From 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. hosted by the American Legion Stallings-Williams Post 206, on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach, in the lower-Level dining room.  Public welcome.  For more information, call 410-257-9878

November 22 –  PULLED PORK & BRISKET DINNER.   Join us for an informal dinner from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. hosted by the American Legion Stallings Williams Post 206 on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach, in the lower-level dining room. The dinner includes all the trimmings, salad, and beverage for $15   Public invited.  Call for more information 410-257-9878

November 23 – Annual Auxiliary Holiday Bazaar features something for everyone. Raffles, bake sale, crafts, decorations, numerous vendors and, of course, Santa! From 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., come for a light breakfast and stay for the Special Lunch.  Hosted by the American Legion Auxiliary Stallings Williams Post 206 in the Post Upper Level Main Hall on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach.   Admission is Free and the Public is warmly welcomed.   For more information, or to rent a table ($35 & up), contact the Bazaar Chairperson Brenda Miller at 443-404-1060 or email

November 28 – Turkey Trot 2019  by Project ECHO Homeless Shelter. For more info and to register, click here .

November 30 – Small Business Saturday through Calvert County Department of Economic Development “Calvert Shop Local” campaign. For more information, click here .

December 1– First Sunday Breakfast and Breakfast with St. Nick at St. Anthony’s Padua Hall in North Beach (monetary good will offerings accepted at the door). Kids can have their pictures taken with St. Nicholas!

For more information on any of the above “Happenings,” contact Marti Gilpin (Office and Community Involvement Coordinator for the Town of Chesapeake Beach, MD)  410-257-2230  or via email  .

Sign up for Calvert County alerts

Residents, please sign up for the Calvert County alert portal to receive important messages specific to our area.   To sign up, click here .  The county also has a free mobile app called “Prepare Me Calvert” that is available for IOS and Android mobile devices.

Just Added

Town Council Meeting Minutes from September 19, 2019

Mayor Mahoney’s Things You Need to Know – October 2019

Town Council Meeting Video from October 17, 2019

Ethics Commission Meeting Minutes from August 27, 2019

Informational Work Session Video from October 7, 2019

Ethics Commission Meeting Video from October 8, 2019

Planning and Zoning Meeting Video from October 9, 2019

Informational Work Session Minutes from September 9, 2019

Walkable Community Committee Meeting Video from August 29, 2019

Planning and Zoning Comprehensive Plan Work Session Video from July 31, 2019

Planning and Zoning Meeting Minutes from June 12, 2019

Town of Chesapeake Beach One Page Proposals For a Walkable Community

Archived Posts

Osprey Cam 2018

Osprey Cam 2017

Solar Eclipse 2017 Monday August 21

Bayfront Park – Safe Again to Swim!

Barn Quilt Square Designs Wanted

North Beach VFD – Call for Volunteers

Mandatory Recount Completed – 2016 Town Election Results

Water & Sewer Rate Schedule effective July 1, 2016

Calvert Library and the Town of Chesapeake Beach proudly celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the Naval Research Laboratory Chesapeake Bay Detachment

A 75th Birthday Recognition Nov. 13…

Chesapeake Beach Voter Registration / Candidate Filing / Election Information


Recycle Bins are again available

Residents Asked to Reduce Mosquito Population by Eliminating Standing Water


Observations from the Chesapeake Beach Railway Trail Osprey Cam

Webmaster Note

There’s a “Sign Up for Email News” function in the left navigation panel on every page in the Town’s website.  Those who subscribe will receive a weekly “Chesapeake Beach Happenings” email with notices, public service announcements, upcoming activities etc.  Subscribers will also receive severe weather alerts for major storms, Town road closures, notices of hydrant flushing etc.  Note also that there’s a Search Box near the top of every page on the Town’s website that searches all pages and documents anywhere within the Town’s website.  If you’re not sure where to look for something, try the Search Box.  The Search Box will help you find words or phrases anywhere within the site, including meeting minutes or other reports in Portable Document Format (PDF).