05/05/2022 | School system narrows field for superintendent job

Route 90 dualization project now in the environmental study phase; Planned traffic light upgrades

OCEAN CITY — Station officials received their semi-annual spring update from the State Highway Administration (SHA) on various traffic-related projects completed or being planned in and around the Ocean City area. Twice a year, SHA officials appear before the Mayor and Council to provide updates on various projects, upgrades and future…

Read more ”

Berlin officials talk uses for $4.7 million ARPA funding

Berlin officials talk uses for $4.7 million ARPA funding

BERLIN — New water meters, the replacement of the Branch Street well and the needs of firefighters highlight the city’s initial spending plan for federal relief funds. The Berlin City Council discussed a spending plan for its American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding at a meeting this week. The city has already received nearly $2.4 million and is expected to…

Read more ”

Concerns over sports complexes highlight Berlin planning commission meeting

Concerns over sports complexes highlight Berlin planning commission meeting

BERLIN — Concerns over county plans for a sports complex dominated a meeting of the Berlin Planning Commission this week. Berlin residents and commission members have expressed concerns about the impact a sports complex next to Stephen Decatur High School would have on the city. In the presence of two county commissioners and an Ocean City councilman, several…

Read more ”

The county closely includes the Flower Street roundabout study funds in Berlin Grant

The county closely includes the Flower Street roundabout study funds in Berlin Grant

BERLIN — Worcester County commissioners agreed to fully fund the city of Berlin’s annual budget request during a working session this week. In a lengthy budget session on Tuesday, commissioners agreed to provide the city with its usual annual grant as well as funds to fund a roundabout and bike lane. Mayor Zack…

Read more ”

Jeremy S. McLain