City of Havre de Grace Celebrates The Completion Of All-Access Playground At Tydings Park.

City of Havre de Grace Celebrates The Completion Of All-Access Playground At Tydings Park.     
The City of Havre de Grace would like to thank County Executive Barry Glassman, Delegate Glen Glass, Delegate Mary Ann Lisanti, Council President Dave Glenn, Council Member Steve Gamatoria, Council Member Jason Robertson, Council Member Monica Worrell, Council Member Dave Martin, and all citizens who attended Saturdays Ribbon Cutting Ceremony.
Since taking office in 2015, the Martin administration has prioritized the conceptualization and installation of modern and ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) compliant playground equipment at Tydings Park. In 2016, the Tydings Park Commission created a concept … Read More

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing: Week of Monday, August 28, 2017.

 
Office of the Mayor:

Thursday, August 24, 2017 Mayor Martin attended a groundbreaking ceremony for Affairs Extraordinaire by Marta located at 233 St. John St.

Saturday, August 26, 2017 The City of Havre de Grace held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to celebrate the completion of the All-Access Playground at Tydings Park. We would like to thank County Executive Barry Glassman, Delegate Glen Glass, Delegate Mary Ann Lisanti, Council President Dave Glenn, Council Member Steve Gamatoria, Council Member Jason Robertson, Council Member Monica Worrell, Council Member Dave Martin, and all citizens who attended the event.

Saturday, August 26, 2017 Mayor Martin gave the opening … Read More

What can and what cannot be collected as Yard Waste?

Maryland Environmental Services has posted the following list of what can and what cannot be collected as Yard Waste.

Items that cannot be collected as Yard Waste include: root balls, dirt attached to flowers, weeds, etc – dirt or soil of any kind, mulch, rocks, bamboo, noctious weeds (such as poison ivy) diseased or infested plant materials or tree stumps. Any of these items placed in yard waste collections will be rejected at the landfill so our contractor cannot collect them from you. 
WHY? Dirt, root balls and tree stumps cause the blades and grinders to break or become too dull to do their work.  the … Read More

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing: Week of Monday, August 21, 2017.

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing:
Week of Monday, August 21, 2017.
Office of the Mayor:

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 Mayor Martin met with the Havre de Grace Alliance to discuss new ways of promoting business and economic development.  

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 Mayor Martin attended the groundbreaking ceremony of The Yard at Coakley’s Pub.

Saturday, August 19, 2017 Mayor Martin attended:

The 54th Annual Havre de Grace Art Show.
The Havre de Grace Green Team Picnic held at Hutchins Park.
The Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting of the Artist Emporium located at 220 N. Washington St.  

Mayor Martin invites all citizens, elected … Read More

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing: Week of Monday, August 14, 2017.

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing:
Week of Monday, August 14, 2017.
 
Office of The Mayor:

On Wednesday, August 9, 2017, Mayor Martin received Christophe Buzzacaro a representative from the city of Le Havre, France and presented him a tour of our city. View Statement.

Mayor William T. Martin invites all citizens, elected officials, and members of the press to join him and the city council on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 9:00 a.m to celebrate the completion of the all-access playground at Tydings Park.

Police Department:

We are still accepting school supply donations until the beginning of the school year for the supply drive. … Read More

City of Havre de Grace to celebrate the completion of all-access playground at Tydings Park Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 9:00 a.m.

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Mayor William T. Martin invites all citizens, elected officials, and members of the press to join him and the city council on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 9:00 a.m to celebrate the completion of the all-access playground at Tydings Park.
Since taking office in 2015, the Martin administration has prioritized the conceptualization and installation of modern and ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) compliant playground equipment at Tydings Park. In 2016, the Tydings Park Commission created a concept plan for the project based on public testimony and survey.
Work started in early 2017, with the installation of a REV … Read More

Visit from Christophe Buzzacaro -Representative from Le Havre, France

 
Yesterday  afternoon Mayor Martin welcomed Christophe Buzzacaro a representative from the city of Le Havre, France and presented him a tour of our city.
During the tour, the two men exchanged greetings and gifts from the Mayor of Le Havre and Havre de Grace.
The City of Havre de Grace would like to thank Mr. Buzzacaro and the City of Le Havre for their generosity today and look forward to working with them in the future. The Martin administration believes today’s visit marked the beginning of a culture and diplomatic relationship with the city of Le Havre, France.
Mayor Martin was accompanied by … Read More

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing: Week of Monday, August 7, 2017.

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing:
Week of Monday, August 7, 2017.
 
Office of the Mayor:

I95 Business published a feature on Mayor Martin and the City of Havre de Grace titled “Havre de Grace Mayor Bill Martin Values Past, Eyes Future” – Read Article

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 Mayor Martin attended National Night Out.

Saturday, August 5, 2017 Mayor Martin attended a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for the Cultural Arts Center at the Opera House.

Sunday, August 6, 2017 Mayor Martin attended a US Lighthouse Service Grave Marker Dedication Ceremony for Lighthouse Keeper John O’ Neil.

Mayor Martin invites all citizens, elected officials, and members of the … Read More

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing: Week of Monday, July 31, 2017.

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing:
Week of Monday, July 31, 2017.
 
Office of the Mayor:

On Friday, July 28, 2017 Mayor Martin and Director of Economic Development Erika Quesenbery congratulated Crazy Eights Hair Salon on reaching their 25th anniversary.

Police Department:

Tuesday, August 1st is National Night Out. Neighbors can put their porch lights on to support the police and say hi if they see us out and about.

We will be collecting school supplies at the police station to give to students in need. Contact PCO Mia Kilgore at 410-939-2121 for more information.  The Havre de Grace Police Department is located at 715 … Read More

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing: Week of Monday, July 24, 2017.

City of Havre de Grace Weekly Briefing:
Week of Monday, July 24, 2017.
 
Office of the Mayor:

On Wednesday, July 19, 2017, Mayor Martin attended the Downtown Merchants Association meeting to discuss new ways to develop and promote our city.

Legislative Updates:
The City Council approved the following resolutions at the July 17, 2017 City Council Meeting.

A Resolution concerning Enterprise Zone (Council Member Robertson)

A RESOLUTION OF THE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL OF HAVRE DE GRACE, MARYLAND PURSUANT TO THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT ARTICLE OF THE ANNOTATED CODE AND CITY CHARTER SECTION 34 SUPPORTING THE AMENDMENT TO THE ENTERPRISE ZONE DESIGNATION WITH THE ADDITION OF FOUR PROPERTIES … Read More