COSM Meeting Minutes

The Commissioners of St. Michaels (COSM) meet the second and fourth Wednesday of the month at 6 p.m. in the Jane Lowe Meeting Room of the Talbot County Free Library – St. Michaels Branch, 106 Fremont Street, enter via the Conner Street entrance. Additional sessions are scheduled as needed.

Working Sessions: The Commission may conduct public working (study) sessions on matters which are expected to come before the Commission for formal action at a legislative meeting or that otherwise need study by the Commission. These working sessions will be scheduled on an as needed basis by the commissioners.

Legislative Sessions: The Commission will conduct public legislative sessions on the second Wednesday of each month, to handle matters which come before the Commission for formal vote. Time permitting, other items may be included on the legislative agenda, but items requiring votes of the Commission will take priority.

AGENDA topics to be discussed at future meetings.

The following is a list of minutes for past Commission meetings occurring in St. Michaels. VIDEO and AUDIO recordings are posted in a day or so after the meeting (Effective 10/22/19.) Official minutes are added when approved by the Commissioners. (Note: Meeting minutes for other Boards and Commissions can be found under Government menu/Boards and Commissions.)

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.

9-28-22 Video – COSM Legislative Session; 9-28-22 Audio
9-28-22 Video – COSM Closed Session; 9-28-22 Audio
9-14-22 Video – COSM Working Session; 9-14-22 Audio
8-24-22 Video – COSM Legislative Session; 8-24-22 Audio; Approved Minutes 8-24-22
8-10-22 Video – COSM Working Session; 8-10-22 Audio; Approved Minutes 8-10-22
7-27-22 Video – COSM Legislative Session; 7-27-22 Audio
7-13-22 Video – COSM Working Session; 7-13-22 Audio
6-22-22 Video – COSM Legislative Session; 6-22-22 Audio; Draft Minutes 6-22-22
6-8-22 Video – COSM Working Session; 6-8-22 Audio; Draft Minutes 6-8-22
5-25-22 Video – COSM Legislative Session; 5-25-22 Audio; Approved Minutes 5-25-22
5-11-22 Video – COSM Working Session; 5-11-22 Audio; Approved Minutes 5-11-22
4-29-22 Video – COSM Budget Session; 4-29-22 Audio; Approved Minutes 4-29-22
4-27-22 Video – COSM Legislative Session; 4-27-22 Audio; Approved Minutes 4-27-22
4-13-22 Video – COSM Working Session; 4-13-22 Audio; Approved Minutes 4-13-22
4-12-22 Video – COSM Budget Session; 4-12-22 Audio; Approved Minutes 4-12-22
3-23-22 Audio – COSM Legislative Session; 3-23-22 Video unavailable due to loss of internet; Approved Minutes 3-23-22
3-22-22 Video (Partial due to loss of internet) – COSM FY23 Budget Workshop 4; 3-22-22 Audio; Approved Minutes 3-22-22
3-18-22 Video – COSM FY23 Budget Workshop 3; 3-18-22 Audio; Approved Minutes 3-18-22
3-14-22 Video – COSM FY23 Budget Workshop 2; 3-14-22 Audio; Approved Minutes 3-14-22
3-9-22 Video – COSM Working Session; 3-9-22 Audio; Approved Minutes 3-9-22
3-2-22 Video – COSM FY23 Budget Workshop/Move to Closed Session; 3-2-22 Audio; Approved Minutes 3-2-22
2-25-22 Audio – COSM Closed Session; 2-25-22 Audio
2-23-22 Video – COSM Legislative Session; 2-23-22 Audio; Approved Minutes 2-23-22
2-15-22 Audio – COSM Closed Session
2-10-22 Audio – COSM Closed Session
2-9-22 Video – COSM Working Session; 2-9-22 Audio; Approved Minutes 2-9-22
2-7-22 Video – COSM Closed Session
2-2-22 Video – COSM Closed Session; 2-2-22 Audio
1-27-22 Video – COSM Closed Session; 1-27-22 Audio
1-26-22 Video – COSM Legislative Session; 1-26-22 Audio; Approved Minutes 1-26-22
1-12-22 Video – COSM Working Session; 1-12-22 Audio; Approved Minutes 1-12-22
12-8-21 Video – COSM Working Session; 12-8-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 12-8-21
12-2-21 Video – COSM Closed Executive Session; 12-2-21 Audio;
11-23-21 Video – COSM Closed Executive Session; 11-23-21 Audio
11-10-21 Video – COSM Working Session; 11-10-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 11-10-21
10-27-21 Video – COSM Legislative Session; 10-27-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 10-27-21
10-13-21 Video – COSM Working Session; 10-13-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 10-13-21
9-22-21 Video – COSM Legislative Session; 9-22-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 9-22-21
9-7-21 Video – COSM Working Session; 9-7-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 9-7-21
8-25-21 Video – COSM Legislative Session; 8-25-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 8-25-21
8-23-21 Video – COSM Executive Closed Session
8-11-21 Video – COSM Working Session; 8-11-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 8-11-21
7-30-21 Video – COSM Closed Session; 7-30-21 Audio
7-28-21 Video – COSM Legislative Session; 7-28-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 7-28-21
7-14-21 Video – COSM Working Session; 7-14-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 7-14-21
7-9-21 Audio – COSM Closed Session; 7-9-21 Audio
7-7-21 Video 1 – COSM Closed Session; 7-7-21 Video 2; 7-7-21 Audio
6-24-21 Audio – COSM Closed Session 1; 6-24-21 Audio – COSM Closed Session 2
6-23-21 Video – COSM Legislative Session; 6-23-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 6-23-21
6-4-21 Video – COSM Special Session to announce Climate Change/Sea-Level Rise Commission; 6-4-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 6-4-21
6-2-21 Video – COSM Working Session; 6-2-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 6-2-21
6-1-21 Video – Planning Commission Work Session combined with Commissioners of St. Michaels; 6-1-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 6-1-20
5-26-21 Video – COSM Legislative Session; 5-26-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 5-26-21
5-17-21 Video – COSM Special Session to remove face coverings; 5-17-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 5-17-21
5-12-21 Video – COSM Working Session and FY22 Budget Hearing; Approved Minutes 5-12-21
5-4-21 Video – COSM FY22 Budget Session; 5-4-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 5-4-21
4-29-21 Video – COSM Special Session on Face Coverings; 4-29-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 4-29-21
4-27-21 Video – COSM Legislative Session; 4-27-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 4-27-21
4-23-21 Video – COSM FY22 Budget Session; 4-23-21 Audio
4-16-21 Video – COSM FY22 Budget Session; 4-16-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 4-16-21
4-14-21 Video – COSM Working Session; 4-14-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 4-14-21
4-9-21 Video – COSM FY22 Budget Session (Closed session to discuss salaries prior to this recorded section)
3-26-21 Video – COSM FY22 Budget Session; 3-26-21 Audio (Skip to 1:26:40 for meeting start); Approved Minutes 3-26-21
3-24-21 Video – COSM Legislative Session; 3-24-21 Audio; Noise Ordinance Discussion–Public Opinion
3-19-21 Video – COSM FY 22 Budget Session; 3-19-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 3-19-21
3-12-21 Video – COSM FY 22 Budget Session; 3-12-21 Audio
3-10-21 Video – COSM Legislative Session; 3-10-21 Audio
2-24-21 Video – COSM Legislative Session; 2-24-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 2-24-21
2-12-21 Video – COSM Budget Session; 2-12-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 2-12-21
1-29-21 Video – COSM Budget Session; 1-29-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 1-29-21
1-27-21 Video – COSM Working Session;1-27-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 1-27-21
1-22-21 Video – COSM Budget Session;1-22-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 1-22-21
1-13-21 Video – COSM Legislative Session;1-13-21 Audio; Approved Minutes 1-13-21
1-12-21 Video – COSM Closed Session (Open and close to meeting)
12-16-20 Video – COSM Legislative Session;12-16-20 Audio; Approved Minutes 12-16-20
12-9-20 Video – COSM Legislative Session;12-9-20 Audio; Approved Minutes 12-9-20
12-8-20 Video – COSM Closed Session (Open and close to meeting)
11-30-20 Video – COSM Closed Session (Open and close to meeting)
11-24-20 Video – COSM Legislative Session;11-24-20 Audio; Approved Minutes 11-24-20
11-23-20 Video – COSM Closed Session (Open and close to meeting)
11-10-20 Video – COSM Work Session;11-10-20 Audio; Approved Minutes 11-10-20
10-28-20 Video – COSM Legislative Session;10-28-20 Audio; Approved Minutes 10-28-20
10-14-20 Video – COSM Work Session;10-14-20 Audio; Approved Minutes 10-14-20
9-23-20 Video – COSM Work & Legislative Session;9-23-20 Audio (Partial); Approved Minutes 9-23-20
9-9-20 Video – COSM Work & Legislative Session;9-9-20 Audio; Approved Minutes 9-9-20
8-12-20 Video – COSM Work & Legislative Session;8-12-20 Audio; Approved Minutes 8-12-20
7-27-20 Video – COSM Special Session; 7-27-20 Audio; Approved Minutes 7-27-20
7-14-20 Video – COSM Work & Legislative Session; 7-14-20 Audio; Approved Minutes 7-14-20
6-23-20 Video – COSM Session, Systemic Racism; 6-23-20 Audio; Approved Minutes 6-23-20
6-20-20 Video – COSM Session, Zoning Code Re-write; 6-20-20 Audio; Approved Minutes 6-20-20
6-9-20 Video – COSM Work & Legislative Session; 6-9-20 Audio; Approved Minutes 6-9-20
5-27-20 Audio – COSM Emergency Session 4 Re-opening; Approved Minutes 5-27-20
5-18-20 Audio – COSM Emergency Session 3 Re-opening; Approved Minutes 5-18-20
5-15-20 Audio – COSM Emergency Session 2 Re-opening; Approved Minutes 5-15-20
5-14-20 Audio – COSM Emergency Session 1 Re-opening; Approved Minutes 5-14-20
5-12-20 Audio – COSM Regular & Legislative Session (Remote) 5-12-20 Video; Approved Minutes 5-12-20
4-29-20 Audio – COSM FY21 Budget Public Hearing 4-29-20 Video; Approved Minutes 4-29-20
4-16-20 Audio #1 – COSM FY21 Budget 4-16-20 Audio #2 4-16-20 Video (starts at 1:25:00); Approved Minutes 4-16-20
4-14-20 Audio #1 – COSM FY21 Budget 4-14-20 Audio #2 4-14-20 Video; Approved Minutes 4-14-20
4-1-20 Audio – COSM Special Meeting 4-1-20 Video; Approved Minutes 4-1-20
3-18-20 Audio – COSM State of Emergency; ; Approved Minutes 3-18-20
3-13-20 Audio – COSM Meeting regarding Events/Gatherings over 250 people; Approved Minutes 3-13-20
2-27-20 Audio – COSM Open/Closed Session 1 2-27-20 Audio – COSM Open/Closed Session 2; Approved Minutes 2-27-20
2-12-20 Audio – COSM Work & Legislative Session Approved Minutes 2-12-20
2-6-20 Audio – COSM Meeting with Architects for the New Town Office Approved Minutes 2-6-20
1-29-20 Audio – COSM Zoning Code Rewrite Review Session Approved Minutes 1-29-20
1-14-20 Audio – COSM Work & Legislative Session Approved Minutes 1-14-20

For prior years, visit the COSM Meeting Minutes Archive page.