Upcoming Town Meetings and Important Town Notices

NOTICE:  Paving has been scheduled along Wesley Stinnett on Monday from 8am-5pm. 

Vacant Town Council Position Available – A seat on the Chesapeake Beach Town Council was recently vacated by a Town Council member.  Chesapeake Beach residents interested in applying for the position should send their resumes to Sharon Humm, Town Clerk, at shumm@chesapeakebeachmd.gov by August 23, 2019.

Calvert County Comprehensive Plan update: To view the most recent version of the Calvert County Comprehensive Plan, click here .

Bulk Trash collection will take place on the third Thursday of every month for the entire Town. Please contact Town Hall (410-257-2230) to schedule your pickup no later than the Friday afternoon prior to collection.  August 15th is the next bulk trash collection date. For more information, click here .

The Town of Chesapeake Beach has vacancies on the Board of Appeals and the Planning & Zoning Commission that need to be filled. If anyone is interested please send your resume to the Town Clerk, Sharon Humm, via email or mail to Town of Chesapeake Beach, PO Box 400, Chesapeake Beach, MD 20732

The Town of Chesapeake Beach has announced a vacancy on Town Council. If you are a Town of Chesapeake Beach resident and are interested in applying to serve on Town Council, please provide a resume to Sharon Humm, Town Clerk via email by August 23rd, 2019.

The Calvert County Department of Public Safety is hosting free monthly training sessions to better prepare citizens of all ages for emergencies.  Training focuses on active shooter, performing CPR and assisting injured persons prior to professional help arriving.  For more information, click here .

Last Moonlight Cruise this year is Saturday, August 24th at 7 PM. For more information and to purchase tickets, click here .

CANCELLED CRUISE UPDATE – The June 15th Moonlight Cruise with Dr. Ralph Eshelman that was cancelled due to high winds has been rescheduled for Saturday, August 3rd at 7 PM. For more information on 2019 cruises and to purchase tickets, click here .

July 25 – Green Team Meeting in Town Hall

July 30 at 1 PM – Ethics Meeting in Town Hall Council Chambers

August 12 at 7 PM – Walkable Community Meeting in Town Hall Chambers

September 14 from 12 pm – 5pm.  Mark your calendars for the third annual Taste the Beaches @ Kellam’s Field.  Admission is FREE. Over 45 vendors have been signed up for the event, to date. For more information, click here .

Chesapeake Beach and Local Happenings


Mark your calendars for the third annual Taste the Beaches @ Kellam’s Field September 14 from 12 pm – 5pm.  Admission is FREE. Over 45 vendors have been signed up for the event, to date.  For more information, click here .

Mayor Patrick “Irish” Mahoney of Chesapeake Beach appointed to the State Critical Area Commission – for more information, click here .

Website Upgrade: The Town is in the process of updating our Town website and would love to hear from residents with comments. Please email info@chesapeakebeachmd.gov with improvements you would like to see so that we may better communicate important information to citizens.


FIND-EAT-SAVOR Experience Southern Maryland Oysters by visiting https://somdoysterguide.com/

Choose Calvert: Looking for something to do locally?  To check out events within the County, click here .

North Beach VFD Auxiliary’s Yard Sale will be held from 8:00 am until 12:00pm on every 2nd Saturday of the month from April to October. Please contact Diana after 5:00pm, at 410/231-1775 to  reserve a table.

July 27 – ACOUSTIC MUSIC – For your listening pleasure, join us in the Lower Level Lounge to hear music from Ross Crampton from 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. with the compliments of the American Legion Stallings Williams Post 206 at 3330 Chesapeake Beach Road East on Rt. 260 in Chesapeake Beach. Public welcome.  For more information, call 410-257-9878.  http://www.MD-Post206.org

July 29 from 8:30 AM to 10:00 PM International Tiger Day at Northeast Community Center.  Join the Northeast Community Center to celebrate these big cats with us to help raise awareness for tiger conservation. Tiger-related trivia, activities and more!

August 6 –  Come out to the North Beach Volunteer Fire Department on August 6, 2019 from 6 to 9 pm for the 2019 National Night Out! Free family fun!

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 June 20, 2019

Town Council Meeting Video from July 18, 2019

Planning and Zoning Meeting Video from July 10, 2019

Planning and Zoning Meeting Minutes from June 12, 2019

Ethics Commission Meeting Video from June 28, 2019

Informational Work Session Minutes from June 3, 2019

Informational Work Session Video from June 3, 2019

Town Council Meeting Video from May 16, 2019

Informational Work Session Minutes from May 6, 2019

Town Council Meeting Minutes from April 18, 2019

Ethics Commission Meeting Minutes from January 2, 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).