PUBLIC NOTICE

The County Council of Dorchester County, Maryland will conduct a public hearing at 6:02 p.m. on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 in Room 110, County Office Building, 501 Court Lane, Cambridge, Maryland 21613 AN ACT OF THE COUNTY COUNCIL OF DORCHESTER COUNTY, MARYLAND PURSUANT TO SECTION 20-805 OF THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT ARTICLE OF THE ANNOTATED CODE OF MARYLAND TO REPEAL AND REENACT SECTION 144-37 TO CHAPTER 144, ENTITLED TAXATION, ARTICLE X, ENTITLED BUILDING EXCISE TAX TO THE DORCHESTER COUNTY CODE TO PROVIDE THAT THE BUILDING EXCISE TAX IS SUSPENDED FOR A PERIOD OF ONE YEAR COMMENCING ON JULY 1, 2022 AND ENDING ON JUNE 30, 2023 AND TO PROVIDE THAT THE BUILDING EXCISE TAX DOES NOT APPLY TO BUILDING PERMITS FILED BETWEEN JULY 1, 2022 AND JUNE 30, 2023.

The public is invited to attend the hearing and to provide comments which are generally limited to three minutes per individual.

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COUNTY COUNCIL OF DORCHESTER COUNTY, MARYLAND
By: Jay L. Newcomb, President