PUBLIC NOTICE

The County Council of Dorchester County, Maryland will conduct a public hearing at 7:50 p.m. on Tuesday, October 20, 2020 in Room 110, County Office Building, 501 Court Lane, Cambridge, Maryland 21613 to consider BILL NO. 2020-7 – AN ACT amending and supplementing Bill No. 2017-6, passed by the County Council of Dorchester County, Maryland (the “County Council”) on July 18, 2017 and effective on September 18, 2017 (the “2017 Bill”), in order to authorize and empower Dorchester County, Maryland (the “County”) to use and apply a portion of the proceeds of the general obligation bonds designated as the Dorchester County, Maryland Public Facilities Bonds of 2018 and issued in the original aggregate principal amount of $28,525,000 (the “2018 Bonds”), including certain sale proceeds of the 2018 Bonds in addition to the par amount of the 2018 Bonds, to the costs of certain additional projects identified herein as 911 Center Repairs, Repairs to Hoopers Island Causeway, Repairs to Ragged Point Road Bulkhead, Repairs to Bestpitch Ferry Bridge and 2021 Infrastructure Initiative, in addition to the projects identified in the 2017 Bill; providing that the provisions of this Act shall supersede and control over the provisions of the 2017 Bill with respect to the application of proceeds of the 2018 Bonds to costs of the projects identified herein; providing that the provisions of Resolution No. 617, adopted by the County Council on September 18, 2018 and effective on September 18, 2018 (the “2018 Resolution”), are amended, supplemented, superseded and controlled by the provisions of this Act to the extent contrary to or inconsistent with the provisions of this Act; authorizing certain County officials to take certain actions in connection with the reallocation of the proceeds of the 2018 Bonds provided for herein; providing that this title is a fair summary of this Bill for all purposes; providing that the provisions of this Act shall be liberally construed in order to effectuate its purposes; and relating generally to the use and application of the proceeds of the 2018 Bonds.

The public hearing will be held by conference call, (701) 802-5222, pin no. 873725#. Due to COVID-19 there will be limited public access for the hearing in the County Office Building, 501 Court Lane, Cambridge, Maryland 21613.

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