News & Meetings


July 14, 6 p.m.–Virtual COSM Work & Legislative Session

The Commissioners of St. Michaels (COSM) meet the second Tuesday of the month for a public working and legislative session beginning at 6 p.m.

Tentative agenda items. Please check for final agenda as meeting date approaches.

COSM Work & Legislative Session, July 13, 2020 AGENDA

Other meetings will be added as necessary such as public meetings and hearings, working sessions, special working sessions, special legislative sessions and closed sessions — as set by the Commission on an as needed basis.

COSM Meeting Rules of Procedure

If you have any questions, please contact the Town Office at 410-745-9535 during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Please note: All agendas are DRAFT DOCUMENTS until the day of the meeting.

Public Participation: All comments from the public will be taken during the period set aside for “Comments from the Public.” The “Comments from the Public” portion of the Commission agenda shall have a limited time period as determined by the Commissioners, and shall be at the beginning and at the end of each agenda. To be recognized, a member of the public should raise his or her hand and wait to be recognized by the President. Comments and questions should be kept brief and to the point, and be directed to the President.

July 23, 2 p.m.— Virtual Planning Commission Workshop

The Planning Commission usually meets at 6 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of each month at the town office located at 300 Mill Street here in St. Michaels. Applications to the Commission are due to the Town Office by noon 20 days prior to the meeting.

Due to the COVID-19 stay at home order, the meetings will be held remotely.

Meeting agendas are tentative. Check for updates as meeting date approaches.

REGULAR MEETING DATES (SUBMITTAL DEADLINES by 12 NOON FRIDAY)
July 23, 2020 (Submit by July 3, 2020)
August 27, 2020 (Submit by August 7, 2020)
September 24, 2020 (Submit by September 4, 2020)
October 22, 2020 (Submit by October 2, 2020)
(Revised Meeting Date??) November 26, 2020 (Submit by November 6, 2020)
(Revised Meeting Date??) December 24, 2020 (Submit by December 4, 2020)

NOTE: ZONING CODE REWRITE ANNOUNCEMENT
On October 24th, at their 6:00 PM meeting, the Planning Commission released the draft Zoning Ordinance for public review, followed by two public information meetings to discuss the key changes to the Code on Thursday, November 14th at 6:00 PM and November 23rd at 9:00 AM. The foregoing meetings will all be held in the Town Building on Mill Street.

The drafts posted below are the latest sections that have been reviewed by the Planning Commission. However, the Planning Commission may revise portions of the drafts and they are not to be considered final.

Planning Commission Recommended Draft, December 18, 2019
Zoning Code Rewrite Forum Presentation, October 25, 2019

To follow the progress of the Zoning Code Rewrite, visit our webpage HERE.

Rules of Procedure
Planning Commission Rules of Procedure

Please note: All agendas are DRAFT DOCUMENTS until the day of the meeting.

 

July 27, 4 p.m.—Virtual Parks & Recreation

Regular meetings are usually held the third Monday of each month at 4 p.m. in the Town Office, 300 Mill Street

Future Dates (tentative):
July 20 (Rescheduled for July 27th)
August 17
September 21
October 19
November 16
December 21

July 29, 3 p.m.–Virtual Historic District Commission

The Historic District Commission usually meets on the 1st Thursday of the month at 6 p.m.

Due to the COVID-19, the July meeting will be held remotely. NOTE DATE AND TIME CHANGE, 3 P.M.

Meeting agendas are tentative. Check for updates as meeting date approaches.

For more information, please contact the Town Office at 410.745.9535, or 410.924.7618 during regular business hours.

Meeting dates (Submit dates by noon Monday)

JULY 29, 2020 – Not AUGUST 6, 2020 (JULY 27, 2020)
SEPTEMBER 3, 2020 (AUGUST 24, 2020)
OCTOBER 1, 2020 (SEPTEMBER 21, 2020)
NOVEMBER 5, 2020 (OCTOBER 26, 2020)
DECEMBER 3, 2020 (NOVEMBER 23, 2020)
Rules and Procedures
Historic District Commission Rules of Procedure

July TBD—Virtual Board of Zoning Appeals

The Board of Zoning Appeals usually meets on the 2nd Monday of the month at 5:30 p.m., and on an as-needed basis.

Due to the COVID-19 stay at home order, the June meeting May be held remotely.

Meeting agendas are tentative. Check for updates as meeting date approaches.

For more information, please contact the Town Office at 410.745.9535, or 410.924.7618 during regular business hours.

Meeting dates (Submit dates)
No meeting in June due to lack of agenda items.
July 13, 2020 (Submit by June 22, 2020)
August 10, 2020 (Submit by July 20, 2020)
September 14, 2020 (Submit by August 24, 2020)
October 12, 2020 (Submit by September 21, 2020)
November 9, 2020 (Submit by October 19, 2020)
December 14, 2020 (Submit by November 23, 2020)

Rules and Procedures
Board of Appeals Rules of Procedure