Posted on: February 16, 2018

February 21st Planning Commission Work Session

On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018, the Planning Commission will host another work session for the Forest Drive / Eastport Sector Study. The session will begin promptly at 7 PM in the 3rd floor conference room of the City offices at 145 Gorman Street. Park...

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Posted on: February 12, 2018

City Council Approves New City Attorney

Annapolis, MD (2-12-18) Mayor Gavin Buckley today announces that Richard H. Melnick will serve as the city’s top attorney beginning February 13, 2018, after receiving confirmation from the Annapolis City Council on February 12.

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Posted on: January 20, 2018

Mayor Buckley to lead March on MD & Road Closures

Annapolis, MD (1-20-18) Mayor Gavin Buckley will kick off the March on Maryland as the first speaker starting at 11 a.m. today in Lawyer’s Mall in front of the Maryland State House in Annapolis. Following the speeches, the group will march aroun...

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Posted on: January 17, 2018

City of Annapolis offices will open on time January 17

City of Annapolis offices will open on time Wednesday, January 17, 2018.

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Posted on: January 11, 2018

MLK Day Parade Monday, Jan. 15 - Offices closed, street closures, normal trash pickup

Annapolis, MD (1-11-18) Mayor Gavin Buckley reminds residents that Annapolis City government offices will be closed on Monday, January 15 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Recycling and refuse collection WILL NOT be affected and the Pip Moyer R...

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Posted on: January 10, 2018

City of Annapolis offers parking tips for busy legislative session

Annapolis Offers Parking Tips for Legislative Session

Annapolis, MD (1-10-17) Mayor Gavin Buckley welcomes members of the Maryland General Assembly, their staff and visitors back to Annapolis for the 2018 legislative session and offers a few parking tips f...

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Posted on: January 6, 2018

Water Main Breaks - Update at 1 p.m. on 1/6/18

These frigid temps are keeping our Public Works employees busy: Ongoing repair to water main in Cedar Ridge - estimated return of water service is now 3 p.m. This is NOT to be confused with another repair now underway on Fisk Circle off of Cedar Park Driv...

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Posted on: January 5, 2018

Recycle your tree on Wednesday, January 10 - City of Annapolis Curbside Yard Waste Resumes

City of Annapolis Yard Waste Collection Update

 

(Annapolis, MD 1-5-18) – The City of Annapolis Public Works Department will resume regularly scheduled yard waste curbside collection on Wednesday, January 10. Due to the back-to-back Monda...

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Posted on: January 4, 2018

Changes to Curbside Trash and Recycling Collection Due to Snow

Due to weather conditions, today’s curbside trash and recycling collections will be rescheduled for tomorrow, and Friday’s collections will be rescheduled for Saturday. If you have any questions, please call Annapolis Public Works at 4...

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

Use Caution on Waterways and Stay off Ice

For Immediate Release                                         Medi...

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Posted on: January 2, 2018

Board of Appeals Meeting Cancelled Tonight January 2

Tonight's meeting of the Board of Appeals has been cancelled. The meeting was scheduled for tonight, January 2, 2018, from 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM in City Council Chambers. 

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Posted on: December 27, 2017

Mayor Buckley Releases Statement Regarding Incident at Annapolis Police Department

(Annapolis, MD 12-27-17) Annapolis Mayor Gavin Buckley today released the following statement regarding an incident that occurred inside an Annapolis Police Department’s dispatch room on Thursday, December 21 and was reported to Police Chief Sco...

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Posted on: December 26, 2017

Annapolis to Host New Year’s Eve Celebrations

Two firework displays - One earlier for families, Traditional NYE fireworks at midnight

Annapolis, MD (12-26-17) Annapolis Mayor Gavin Buckley invites everyone to join him and his family for the 2018 Annapolis New Year’s Celebration! There are tw...

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Posted on: December 18, 2017

Annapolis to Host Military Bowl Game and Parade - December 28 - Parade at 9:30 and game at at 1:30

Annapolis Mayor Gavin Buckley to Attend Three Events in Annapolis to Host Military Bowl on Thurs., Dec. 28

Day Kicks Off with Parade at 9:30 a.m.

UVA vs. Navy starts at 1:30 p.m.

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Posted on: December 9, 2017

Update on First Winter Weather Event from Annapolis Mayor Buckley

(Annapolis, MD 12-9-17) Annapolis Mayor Gavin Buckley yesterday met with a team of City department leaders to review its planned response to any snow event this weekend. With the snowfall now upon us, city crews are currently working to keep city roads cl...

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Posted on: December 7, 2017

Annapolis Offers Free Holiday Shuttle to Maryland Avenue from City Garages

 

Annapolis, MD (12-07-17)  Mayor Gavin Buckley today announced that visitors to the shops and restaurants on Maryland Avenue have a new transportation option this December:a free shuttle.  

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Posted on: December 5, 2017

Holiday Open House at City Hall

Holiday Open House at City Hall

Annapolis, MD (12-5-17) Mayor Gavin Buckley invites you to join the Annapolis City Council and City staff this Thursday for the Holiday Open House at City Hall.

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Posted on: December 4, 2017

Buckley Sworn In As 137th Mayor of Annapolis

Buckley Sworn In As 137th Mayor of Annapolis

Annapolis City Council Members Also Take Oath of Office

Annapolis, MD (12-4-17) – Gavin Buckley was sworn into office today as the 137th mayor of the City of Annapolis by Clerk of the Circuit Court for ...

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Posted on: December 1, 2017

Recent Hillman Garage Repairs are Complete

Mayor Michael Pantelides announced now that the recent repairs at Hillman Garage are complete and all the parking spots in the garage are available to visitors, the city has numerous parking options available during the Holiday Season.

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Posted on: December 1, 2017

Annapolis Parking Moves to New Office

Mayor Michael Pantelides announced Annapolis Parking has moved to a new, conveniently located, office on West Street.

 

Annapolis Parking is now located at 60 West Street, Suite 106 and welcomes residents, businesses, and visitors to stop ...

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Posted on: November 29, 2017

Inauguration Information

On Monday, December 4, Gavin Buckley will be sworn in as Mayor of the City of Annapolis, along with members of the Annapolis City Council. Ceremonies begin at 2:30 p.m. The event will take place outside on the first block of West Street near Church Circle...

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Posted on: November 29, 2017

Mayor and City Council Inauguration Ceremony on December 4th

Mayor and City Council Inauguration Ceremony

Mayor-Elect Gavin Buckley invites you to attend the Inauguration Ceremony for the Mayor and City Council on Monday, December 4th. The event will take place outside on the first block of West Street, with an Inau...

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Posted on: November 21, 2017

Holiday Parking Options and Extended Service

The City of Annapolis will offer popular holiday parking options and benefits again this year beginning Friday, November 24th and running through January 1st, 2018. Parking benefits will include:

 

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Posted on: November 21, 2017

Holiday Events

Upcoming Holiday Events

 

November

Sunday, November 26 - Grand Illumination - 5pm-8pm - Market Space

           

December

Sunday, December 3 - Chocolate Binge Festival - 11 am-5 pm - West Street

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Posted on: November 20, 2017

Additional Stump Grinding Times and Locations

On Monday, November 27th and Tuesday, November 28th, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., additional stump grinding will occur at the following locations:

·         405 Third Street

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Posted on: November 20, 2017

City of Annapolis Government Offices Closed Nov. 23 & 24

Annapolis, MD (11-20-17) Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that the City of Annapolis government offices will be closed on Thursday, November 23rd and remain closed on Friday, November 24th for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

 

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Posted on: November 14, 2017

Emergency Water Main Repair

Public Works will be shutting off water to parts of downtown overnight for an emergency water main repair.

Water will be shut off Wednesday, November 15th  from 1:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. for the following areas:

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Posted on: November 14, 2017

7th Annual Annapolis Running Classic

Annapolis, MD (11-14-17) Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides reminds residents that the 7th Annual Annapolis Running Classic will take place Saturday, November 18 and some Annapolis roads will be closed for short periods of time.

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Posted on: November 11, 2017

Stump Grinding

On Monday, November 13th stump grinding will occur in the following locations:

132 Main Street (in front of Helly Hansen) between 8 and 10 a.m.

State Circle (adjacent to Randall Court) between 8 and 10 a.m.

14 Murray Avenue after 10 a.m.

Shaw Street (between ...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Hillman Garage Improvements Begins Nov. 13

 

Annapolis, MD (11-13-17) The Noah Hillman Garage will undergo three weeks of maintenance beginning Monday, November 13th.

The top two levels of the garage and the Gorman Street upper entrance will be closed during this time.  Annapolis P...

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Posted on: November 7, 2017

City of Annapolis Government Offices Closed Friday, Nov. 10th

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that the City of Annapolis government offices will be closed on Friday, November 10th in observance of Veterans Day.  Annapolis Transit will operate on a Sunday Schedule.   Recycling and refus...

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Posted on: November 7, 2017

One Lane Closed on Church Circle between West Street and College Avenue

The left lane on Church Circle between West Street and College Avenue will be temporarily closed until approximately 3:30 p.m. today while a Public Works Utilities crew replaces a fire hydrant.

Please direct questions to Public Works Utilities at 410-263-...

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Posted on: November 7, 2017

9th Annual Ripley Race 5K Sunday, November 12th

The 9th Annual Ripley Race 5K will take place in Annapolis on Sunday, November 12th, and is expected to host about 1,500 runners.  The 5K road race is run each year to raise awareness for returning war veterans and to honor the legacy and heroism...

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Posted on: November 6, 2017

City of Annapolis and Back Creek Conservancy will partner to celebrate GIS Day

Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that the City of Annapolis and Back Creek Conservancy will partner to celebrate Geographic Information Systems Day (GIS Day) on Wednesday, November 15th by hosting an event: Smart And Spatial for The Bay: A Cons...

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Posted on: November 6, 2017

Possible Flooding at City Dock

The Office of Emergency Management (OEM) is monitoring the potential for flooding in the Downtown/City Dock area over the next few days.

 

The National Weather Service has issued a Coastal Flood Advisory that is in effect from 2:00 PM today until 1...

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Posted on: November 6, 2017

Lane Closure on Church Circle

The left lane on Church Circle between West St. and College Ave. will be temporarily closed until approximately 3:30 PM today while a Public Works Utilities crew replaces a fire hydrant.

Please direct questions to Public Works Utilities at 410-263-7970.

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Posted on: November 3, 2017

Video Announcing Construction of the Annapolis Renewable Energy Park

Officials Break Ground on the Annapolis Renewable Energy Park

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides, County Executive Steve Schuh, and representatives from Annapolis Solar Park, LLC joined to break ground on the Annapolis Renewable Energy Park on November 2, ...

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Posted on: November 3, 2017

Spa Creek Entrance to the Eastport Bridge Closed During Saturday's Tug-Of-War

The annual "Tug-of-War,” will be held on Saturday November 4th. 

Enforcement Officials will not allow vessels to transit through Annapolis Harbor from the entrance of Spa Creek to the Eastport Bridge from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

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Posted on: November 2, 2017

Officials Break Ground on the Annapolis Renewable Energy Park

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides, County Executive Steve Schuh, and representatives from Annapolis Solar Park, LLC joined to break ground on the Annapolis Renewable Energy Park today.

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Posted on: November 1, 2017

Mayor's Pedestrian Safety Campaign

Mayor Michael Pantelides announces that he is targeting West Street as part of his ongoing Pedestrian Safety Campaign, focusing on both motorists and pedestrians, reminding them to look up and look out for each other.

“A number of residents have ...

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Posted on: October 31, 2017

Media Advisory- Annapolis Renewable Energy Park

WHO: Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides, County Executive Steve Schuh, Annapolis City Alderpersons, and representatives from Annapolis Solar Park, LLC

WHAT:   An announcement about the start of construction on the Annapolis Renewable Energy Park, ...

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Posted on: October 26, 2017

Pay-By-Phone Option Arrives at Truxtun Park Boat Ramp

 

Annapolis, MD (10-26-17) Mayor Mike Pantelides and Harbormaster Beth Bellis are pleased to announce that the Truxtun Park Boat Ramp will soon offer cutting-edge pay-by-phone technology.  The update is in response to the old and unreliab...

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Posted on: October 26, 2017

Board of Canvassers Meeting - Friday Oct 27, 2017

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Posted on: October 25, 2017

Annapolis Renewable Energy Park Award of Major Subcontracts

Annapolis, MD ( 10-25-17) Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides and BQ Energy Director Tim Ryan jointly announced the award of major subcontracts to local firms for performance under the Annapolis Renewable Energy Park's solar energy facility project. &n...

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Posted on: October 25, 2017

Public Demonstration of the Annapolis Voting System

A public demonstration of the Annapolis Voting System will take place on Friday, October 27, 2017 at the Anne Arundel County Board of Elections Office, located at 6740 Baymeadow Drive in Glen Burnie, MD 21060. 

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Posted on: October 24, 2017

Annapolis Reveals Weather It Together Story Map at International Conference

 

Annapolis, MD (10-24-17) Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that as the City of Annapolis prepares to co-host an international conference on sea level rise, the city’s Weather It Together team, in collaboration with Michael B...

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Posted on: October 24, 2017

Make Annapolis Safe Campaign Concludes

 

Annapolis, MD (10-24-17) In May 2014, Mayor Michael Pantelides joined with Fire Chief David L. Stokes, Sr. to ensure every Annapolis residence had a working smoke alarm in their home and, if needed, a carbon monoxide (CO) monitor as part of a ne...

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Posted on: October 24, 2017

Flooding Downtown - Streets Closed

The Office of Emergency Management (OEM) is monitoring the severe flooding that is has impacted the Downtown/City Dock area this morning as well as the Coastal Flood Warning that has been issued.

The National Weather Service has issued a Coastal Flood Warn...

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Posted on: October 23, 2017

Annapolis Police Department Howlin' Hustle to Benefit Special Olympics Maryland

 

Annapolis, MD (10-23-2017)  Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides reminds residents that some area streets will be closed on Saturday, October 28th for the Annapolis Police Department’...

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Posted on: October 19, 2017

General Election Judge Positions Available

The City of Annapolis Board of Supervisors of Elections currently has eight Election Judge positions open for the General Election and applications are being accepted.

 

Applicants must be able to work on November 7, 2017 from 5:30 a.m. to...

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

Mayor Addresses Crime in Annapolis

Mayor Michael Pantelides talks  about  public safety and what the city is doing to  address crime and drugs in Annapolis.

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

Fire Prevention Week in Annapolis

Annapolis, MD (10-12-2017)   Mayor Michael Pantelides and Fire Chief David L. Stokes Sr. remind residents that in a fire, seconds can make the difference between life and death. This is the message Annapolis officials and firefighters hope to spr...

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Posted on: October 11, 2017

October 23 City Council Public Hearing

The Annapolis City Council will hold a  public hearing on Monday, October 23, 2017  at 7.00 p.m., in the Mayor John T. Chambers, Jr., City Council Chambers, located at 160 Duke of Gloucester Street in  Annapolis.

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Posted on: October 6, 2017

Press Advisory - Annapolis Dog Park

WHO:  Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides, Naval Academy Athletic Association Director Chet Gladchuk,Ward Two Alderman Fred Paone, and local dog enthusiasts

WHAT:  The City of Annapolis and the Naval Academy Athletic Association are joinin...

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Posted on: October 6, 2017

Mayor Nominates New HACA Board Member

 

Annapolis, MD (10-6-17) – Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced Corey A. Johnson as his nomination for the Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis (HACA) Board of Commissioners today. 

 

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Posted on: October 5, 2017

Program Open Space Money Approved by Board of Public Works

Annapolis, MD (10-5-17) Mayor Michael Pantelides announced the City of Annapolis will purchase a portion of the proposed Parkeside Preserve development and maintain it as a nature area for Annapolis residents, now that the Board of Public Works has approv...

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Posted on: October 5, 2017

City Environmental Projects and Programs

Mayor Pantelides attended the Spa Creek Community meeting and talked about how proud the city is to partner with Spa Creek Conservancy and the Housing Authority on the Hawkins Cove restoration project.

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Posted on: October 5, 2017

Annapolis Firefighters Raise Money and Awareness for Breast Cancer Research

Mayor Michael Pantelides and Fire Chief David L. Stokes Sr. remind residents that they can support Breast Cancer Awareness Month by purchasing a T-shirt from the International Association of Firefighters Local 1926 during October.

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Posted on: October 5, 2017

October 9th is the Deadline for Voter Registration for the General Election

The Annapolis Board of Supervisors of Elections wants to remind Annapolis residents that Monday, October 9th is the deadline for Voter Registration for the General Election.

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Posted on: September 29, 2017

Free Flu Shots for Residents on September 30th at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium

Mayor Michael Pantelides and County Executive Steve Schuh invite residents to take advantage of getting a free flu shot on Saturday, September 30.

The City of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, the Anne Arundel County Department of Health, the City a...

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Public Hearings Schedule for City Council October 9th

The Annapolis City Council will hold several public hearings on Monday, October 9th at 7.00 p.m., in the Mayor John T. Chambers, Jr., City Council Chambers, located at 160 Duke of Gloucester Street in  Annapolis.

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Posted on: September 22, 2017

Annapolis Trees of Distinction Program

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides invites residents to participate in the city’s Trees of Distinction Program.   The purpose of the program is to recognize and thank the citizens who maintain and care for the city’s most note...

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Posted on: September 21, 2017

City and County Enter into Partnership on Forest Drive

 

Annapolis, MD (9-21-17) Mayor Michael Pantelides and County Executive Steve Schuh partnered again today to come up with new solutions to a very old problem on Forest Drive.

 The city and county entered into a Memorandum of Understanding ...

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Posted on: September 20, 2017

Annapolis Renewable Energy Park Job and Small Business Fair

 

Annapolis, Md. (9-20-17) – Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides is working to bring jobs to Annapolis for Annapolis residents and announced the next local Job and Small Business Fair will be on Monday, September 25th.

 

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Posted on: September 19, 2017

Mayor Michael Pantelides and County Executive Steve Schuh to Make Forest Drive Announcement

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Annapolis, MD (September 19, 2017) – Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides and Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh will announce a strategic partnership on the Forest Drive corridor to help reduce gridlock, keep the p...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Second Chance Job Fair Was A Huge Success

More than 130 Second Chance participants came to a job Fair at the Pip Moyer Recreation Center on Thursday looking for work, and about one third of them will be hearing from local businesses regarding possible employment.

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

Annapolis Renewable Energy Park Job and Vendor fair

Mayor Michael is bringing Green jobs to Annapolis for Annapolis residents.  Please join us on September 25th for the Annapolis Renewable Energy Park Job and Vendor fair!

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

City of Annapolis Main Street Reconstruction to Begin in January of 2018

Earlier this year, Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides requested Department of Public Works Director David Jarrell to begin meeting with local downtown businesses to gather their input on how the important and necessary Main Street reconstruction project c...

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Posted on: September 11, 2017

Annapolis Election Information - See Updates from Last Election

It is the City of Annapolis Board of Supervisors of Elections goal, in cooperation with the Anne Arundel County Board of Election, to provide all eligible citizens of Annapolis convenient access to voter information.   In 2017, City of Annapolis ...

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

Annapolis Recognizes September is National Preparedness Month

The City of Annapolis Asks Residents to Take Action Now to Prepare for Emergencies and Natural Disasters

 

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that the City of Annapolis’ Office of Emergency Management is participating in Nationa...

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Posted on: August 31, 2017

Back to School Safety

Mayor Michael Pantelides and Fire Chief David Stokes remind both the motorist and the pedestrian to look up and look for each other as children head back to school.

 

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Posted on: August 29, 2017

Proposed Closed Session for Board of Appeals Meeting Sept. 5th

A special meeting of the Board of Appeals is scheduled for Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in the Mayor John T. Chambers, Jr., City Council Chamber, located at 160 Duke of Gloucester Street, 2nd Floor in Annapolis.  

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Posted on: August 29, 2017

Labor Day Information for Annapolis

Labor Day Information for Annapolis

 

Annapolis, MD (8-29-17) City of Annapolis government offices will be closed on Monday, September 4, in observance of Labor Day.

 

Refuse and recycling collection will be affected by moving the c...

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Posted on: August 28, 2017

APD Benefits from State Grants

 

Annapolis, MD (8-28-17) Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that in just the past two months, the Annapolis Police Department (APD) has received more than  $261,700 in State grants from the Governor’s Office on Crime ...

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Posted on: August 25, 2017

City County Agreement on Weems Creek Enforcement Video

In an ongoing effort to bring greater government efficiency to city and county government, Mayor Michael Pantelides and County Executive Steve Schuh today announced a partnership to better patrol and enforce current boating regulations on Weems Creek....Read on...

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Posted on: August 24, 2017

City-County Partnership Benefits Enforcement on Local Creek

In a continuing effort to bring greater government efficiency to city and county government, Mayor Michael Pantelides and County Executive Steve Schuh today announced a partnership to better patrol and enforce current boating regulations on Weems Creek.

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Posted on: August 23, 2017

Sp+ Parking Study

SP+  submitted its final parking study to the City of Annapolis for its review.

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Posted on: August 22, 2017

Annapolis 10 Mile Race - Road Closures - Delays Expected

 

Annapolis, MD (8-22-17) Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides reminds residents that more than 4,000 people will be in Annapolis on Sunday, August 27 for the 42nd Annual Annapolis Ten Mile Run, organized by the Annapolis Striders, Inc, The...

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Posted on: August 22, 2017

Media Advisory for Weems Creek

Media Advisory

WHO: Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides, County Executive Steve Schuh, Alderman  Fred Paone, Annapolis Harbormaster Beth Bellis, and residents along Weems Creek

WHAT: City-County Partnership Benefits Enforcement on Weems Cr...

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Posted on: August 22, 2017

Cooling Center Open Today- August 22

Mayor Michael Pantelides announces that the Roger “Pip” Moyer Community Recreation Center, located at 273 Hilltop Lane, will open as a cooling center today, August 22nd, from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.

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Posted on: August 21, 2017

Annapolis Renewable Energy Park Job Fair

Annapolis, MD (8-21-17) Annapolis Mayor Pantelides announced a local job fair is being held on Thursday, August 31st to find skilled workers, contractors, and numerous other positions that will be critical to begin construction on the Annapolis Renewable ...

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Posted on: August 11, 2017

Kingsport-Bywater Park construction begins August 15

New Kingsport-Bywater Park will begin construction next week. 

The Kingsport-Bywater Park Project will provide play equipment for children from tots to teens as well as a new walking path for all ages. The project includes stormwater management in...

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Posted on: August 2, 2017

Ravens Purple Friday Caravan in Annapolis on August 4th

Baltimore Ravens Cheerleaders, Baltimore’s Marching Ravens Pep Band and front office staff will make stops throughout Annapolis on Friday, August 4th, to gear up for the team’s upcoming free and open stadium practice at Navy-Marine Cor...

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

Moody’s Investors Service Upgrades Annapolis Revenue Bond Ratings

 

Annapolis, MD (8-1-17) Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that in just two years of using revenue bonds to pay for major capital projects, Moody's Investors Service has upgraded the City of Annapolis' water and sewer revenue bonds from...

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

A Duck Tale

The Annapolis Fire Department’s First Responders received a call this morning from a concerned resident that saw five babies stuck in a storm drain and the mother was yelling for help as she nervously paced back and forth in front of the storm d...

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Posted on: July 28, 2017

State Grant Announced to help combat Opioid Crisis in AA County

Lt. Governor Boyd K. Rutherford, Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh, Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides, and AA County Health Officer Fran Phillips at a recent press conference where Lt. Governor Rutherford announced state grant money that will ben...

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Posted on: July 28, 2017

Temporary Guest Parking Permits Now Available Online

Annapolis, MD (7-28-17) Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces that temporary  guest parking permits are now available for purchase online. 

 

“This new innovation is one more way we are making city life more conve...

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Posted on: July 28, 2017

City and County Enter into Solar Power Purchase Agreement

PPA agreement

Annapolis, MD (7-28-17) Mayor Michael Pantelides announces that the ongoing partnership between the City of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County continues with the joint purchase of solar energy to power City and County buildings and operations. The partners...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

Annapolis Cooling Center Opens Through Sunday, July 23

Annapolis, MD (7-19-17) Mayor Michael Pantelides announces that the Roger “Pip” Moyer Community Recreation Center, located at 273 Hilltop Lane, will remain open as a cooling center today, July 19th through Sunday, July 23rd.

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

New Automated Fare Boxes Now Part of Annapolis Transit

 

Annapolis, MD (7-17-17) Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that beginning today the Annapolis Department of Transportation (ADOT) will launch a new automated fare box system on its bus fleet.

 

“We are excited to offer this new ...

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Posted on: July 15, 2017

P&Z Director Findings for Density Calculation

We have posted the Directors Findings for the Density Calculations in a Special Mixed Planned Development in a B2, Community Shopping District in conjunction with PD2016-002.

In determining the density calculations, the Planning and Zoning Directo...

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Posted on: July 12, 2017

Annapolis Cooling Center Opens Thursday and Friday

Annapolis, MD (7-12-17) Mayor Michael Pantelides announces that the Roger “Pip” Moyer Community Recreation Center, located at 273 Hilltop Lane, will open as a cooling center Thursday, July 13th and Friday, July 14th from 10 a.m. until ...

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Mayor Pantelides’ Open Door Session Moved to Third Tuesday in July

 

Annapolis, Md. (7-5-17) – Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces that his open door session will be moved to Tuesday, July 18th,  due to the Independence Day falling on the first Tuesday of the month.  

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

July 5th Fireworks

Annapolis, MD (7-5-17) Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides reminds residents that Annapolis will hold its firework display tonight, July 5th, after last night’s storms caused the cancellation of the event.

Both the Eastport Bridge and Main Street ...

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Posted on: July 3, 2017

July 4th Annapolis City Government Offices Closed - Parking and Shuttle information

 

Annapolis, MD (7-3-17) Mayor Michel Pantelides reminds residents that the City of Annapolis government offices will be closed on Tuesday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day.

 

All refuse and recycling collection will be moved one ...

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Posted on: July 3, 2017

Market House Bids for RFP 17-21 Available Online

 Annapolis, MD (7-3-17) Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces all responses to RFP 17-21, the Lease of the Annapolis Market House at City Dock, can be reviewed online at www.annapolis.gov,  under City Council (Market House Proposa...

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Posted on: July 2, 2017

Name the City Boat Contest! Get Involved!

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides invites residents to help name the city’s boat, which will be used for educational and recreational purposes.

After meeting John Harris, the owner of Chesapeake Light Craft, Mayor Pantelides was enthusiastic abo...

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

Circulator Free as of July 1 - Getting Around Downtown Just Got Easier!

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides reminds residents that the Circulator is free, effective July 1st and a newly-rebranded Circulator will debut just before the July 4th holiday weekend.  The new Ford E-450 comfortably seats 24 passengers, is whe...

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

July 4th in Annapolis

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides invites all residents to the Annapolis 4th of July parade and fireworks on Tuesday, July 4th.  The parade will begin at 6:30 p.m. at Amos Garrett Boulevard and proceed along West Street, around Church Circle, an...

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

Annapolis Fire Department Receives Highest Rating from National Agency

Annapolis, MD (6-19-17) Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that an improved rating by the Insurance Services Office (ISO) to the Annapolis Fire Department may mean lower insurance premiums for Annapolis property owners.

 

The ISO, a natio...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

City Keeps AA+ Rating from Fitch Outlook Remains Stable

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that the city maintained its AA+ rating from the Fitch Rating Agency and the outlook remains stable.

 

The AA+ rating has been assigned to Series: ­­$6,065,000 General Obligation Public I...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

Moody's Assigns Aa2 to Annapolis’ 2017 GO Bonds - Positive Outlook

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces Moody’s Investors Service has assigned an Aa2 positive rating to Annapolis’ $6.1 million General Obligation Public Improvements Refunding Bonds Series 2016A and $19.6 million General Obligat...

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Posted on: June 14, 2017

Notice of Annapolis City Council Public Hearings June 19th

Notice is hereby given that the Annapolis City Council will hold the following public hearings on Monday, June 19, 2017 at 7.00 p.m. The hearings will take place in the Mayor John T. Chambers, Jr., City Council Chamber, located at 160 Du...

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

City Opens Cooling Facility

 

Annapolis, MD (6-12-17) – The National Weather Service is forecasting temperatures to reach the mid-90s today and near 100 degrees tomorrow. The heat combined with high levels of humidity is creating a concern that residents may suffer...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

July 4th Firework Safety

 Mayor Michael Pantelides and Fire Chief David Stokes remind residents that fireworks can be very dangerous, so leave it up to the professionals and join us in Annapolis for our July 4th festivities. 

 

While the celebration is tr...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

Street Closures Scheduled Saturday, June 3rd for ZOOMA Races

Annapolis, MD (5-30-17) A number of streets in Annapolis and Anne Arundel County will be closed during the morning of Saturday, June 3rd for the ZOOMA half marathon, 10K and 5K. 

The events begin at 7 a.m. and all streets in downtown Annapolis wil...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Art in Public Places Events During Art Week

The following activities are happening sponsored by Art in Public Places during Art Week:" In Annapolis Art is Everywhere"...the first of art walk series videos airs on City Cable, channel 34 for Verizon customers and 99/100 for Comcast.Conversa...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

New Residential Parking Permits Need to Register new Account

The 2017 Residential Parking Permit Registration is open!  No more standing in lines. Go online and register.

For complete details and to purchase a permit for a zoned district, visit http://www.annapolisparking.com/resident...

All residents WILL N...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

NOTICE OF ANNAPOLIS CITY COUNCIL PUBLIC HEARINGS

 

Notice is hereby given that the Annapolis City Council will hold the following public hearings on Monday, June 12, 2017 at 7.00 p.m.  The hearings will take place in the Mayor John T. Chambers, Jr., City Council Chambe...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

2017 Residential Parking Permit Registration Open

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that the 2017 Residential Parking Permit registration period begins immediately.

 

SP+, the city’s comprehensive parking management firm, encourages residents to save time by purchasing their a...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Memorial Day

Annapolis City government offices will be closed on Monday, May 29, in observance of Memorial Day.

Refuse and recycling will be affected on Monday and Tuesday, May 29th and 30th by moving the normal collection day to the next day. If Monday is your normal ...

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

Commissioning Week Parking

It is expected to be extremely busy downtown during Commissioning Week, May 22nd through the 26th. 

The Hillman Garage is expected to fill by mid-morning each day, along with  the 2 hour limited spaces, whether they be metered or in Resid...

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Posted on: May 11, 2017

May 7th-13th is Hurricane Preparedness Week

The Atlantic Hurricane Season is June 1st through November 30th

 

Annapolis, MD (5-11-17) – Mayor Michael Pantelides announces that the city is teaming up with the National Weather Service (NWS) and the Maryland Emergency Management Agenc...

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

Mayor Appoints New Recreation and Parks Director for City Council's Approval

Annapolis, MD (5-10-17) Mayor Michael Pantelides announced the appointment of Archie Trader as the new Recreation and Parks Director.  City Council will consider his confirmation on Monday, May 22nd.

 

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Posted on: May 9, 2017

Media Advisory – Flood Mitigation Demonstration

 

WHO:  Mayor Michael Pantelides, members of Annapolis City Council, representatives from Maryland Emergency Management Agency, along with other state officials, local environmentalists, business owners, and other interested individuals.

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Posted on: May 9, 2017

Spring Cleaning in Annapolis

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces the City of Annapolis and downtown businesses are joining together to clean up Downtown Annapolis.

During the week of May 8-12, employees of the City’s Department of Public Works (DPW) will act as team...

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

City Pursues the Purchase of Part of Parkeside Preserve with Program Open Space Money

 

City Pursues the Purchase of Part of Parkeside Preserve with Program Open Space Money

 

Annapolis, MD (5-1-17) Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that the City of Annapolis is pursuing the purchase of a portion of the proposed Parkeside P...

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Traffic delays are expected Saturday, April 29

A number of major events will be taking place in Annapolis this Saturday, April 29th, and residents along with visitors should know that traffic delays are expected.

The Annual Spring Sailboat Show is in downtown Annapolis, which brings in thousands of vis...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

Annapolis Police Department Public Safety Expo April 22nd

Saturday, April 22nd, The Annapolis Police Department will host a Public Safety Expo at Weems Whalen Field from 1- 4 p.m.  Agencies from all over the state will be attending. Bring your family! Tell your friends!! 

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

Bee City USA Event

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

Fire Hydrant Inspections in Annapolis

Annapolis, MD (4-17-17) The Annapolis Fire Department and Annapolis Department of Public Works will be conducting inspections of all Annapolis fire hydrants, starting today, to verify that they are in working order in case of an emergency situation. The i...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

Response from Harbormaster’s Staff Credited with Open Water Rescue

 

Annapolis, MD (4-13-17) Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides applauds the Harbormaster’s Office for their quick response in a recent water rescue.

 

Just before one o’clock in the afternoon on April 8th, a member of the ...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

The Highest Court in Maryland Supports the City's Administrative Process

Opinion from Maryland Court of Appeals

SPAW vs Annapolis

 

Annapolis, MD (4-13-17) The highest court in Maryland supports the City of Annapolis administrative process which requires approval before starting any alteration to the exterior of a buildi...

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Posted on: April 11, 2017

BGE is closing Duke of Gloucester Street from St. Mary's Street to Compromise Street

BGE is closing Duke of Gloucester Street from St. Mary's Street to Compromise Street due to a gas line repair at the Spa Creek Bridge.

According to BGE, the repairs will occur through the remainder of this week, April 12th, 13th and 14th, at which...

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Posted on: April 11, 2017

City Government Offices Closed Friday, April 14

 

Annapolis, MD (4-11-17) The City of Annapolis government offices will be closed on Good Friday, including the Stanton Community Center.

Refuse and recycling will not be affected and Annapolis Transit will operate on a Sunday schedule on Friday, A...

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Posted on: April 7, 2017

Heroin : A Story of Two Families

City of Annapolis Television introduces the audience to two families, both affected by heroin, with very different outcomes.  Annapolis Mayor Michael  Pantelides is working with County Executive Steve Schuh on his Heroin Task Force and o...

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Posted on: April 7, 2017

Arbor Day Event in Annapolis

School Children Get Involved

 

Annapolis, Md. (4-7-17) –Mayor Mike Pantelides invites residents to attend the city’s annual Arbor Day event.

 

The event will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. on Thursday, April 20th at the West An...

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

Mayor Pantelides' State of the City Address

What a great opportunity it has been to serve as the Mayor of Annapolis for the past three years! 

We took a financially distressed city three years ago… made some tough decisions … and made sure we put our city back on solid...

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

Mayor Pantelides Submits Proposed FY18 Budget

 

Annapolis, MD (4-3-17) On Monday, April 3rd, Mayor Michael Pantelides submitted a $107.5 million Operating Budget to City Council. The proposed budget is the result of three years of hard work, financial accountability, and using public input to...

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

City of Annapolis Government Offices Closed on Friday, March 24th

Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that the City of Annapolis government offices will be closed on Friday, March 24th for Maryland Day.  The Stanton Center will also be closed. 

Refuse and recycling will not be affected and Annapolis Tran...

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Posted on: March 16, 2017

Annapolis Film Festival - Rob Reiner Expected / Annapolis Producer Sundance Film Showcased

The multi-faceted film industry icon Rob Reiner, who directed AFF Opening Night Film LBJ, and his wife Michele Singer Reiner, are expected to attend AFF’s Opening Night, along with actor Jeffrey Donovan (Burn Notice, Fargo), who plays President John F. Ke...

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Posted on: March 14, 2017

City Council Public Hearings on March 27

The Annapolis City Council will hold several public hearings on Monday, March 27, 2017 at 7.00 p.m., in the Mayor John T. Chambers, Jr., City Council Chambers, located at 160 Duke of Gloucester Street in Annapolis.

 

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Posted on: March 14, 2017

Refuse and Recycling as Scheduled

Refuse and recycling collection will take place as scheduled.

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Posted on: March 14, 2017

Liberal Leave for Non-Essential Employees - City Government Opens at 8:30

 

Annapolis, MD (3-14-17) Mayor Michael  Pantelides is announcing a Liberal Leave day for all non-essential employees on Tuesday, March 14, based on recent weather reports.

Liberal Leave allows employees to take a vacation day without prio...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Residents Encouraged to Move Vehicles to City Garages Beginning at 6 p.m.

Annapolis, MD (3-13-17) The National Weather Service is predicting Annapolis will receive 3 to 4 inches of snow between tonight and Tuesday morning. Mayor Michael Pantelides is encouraging residents to move their vehicles to the city garages starting at 6...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Snow Route Maps - Know if you live on a Snow Emergency Route

To know if your street is designated as a Snow Emergency  or Connecter Route, click here

http://www.annapolis.gov/730/Snow-Information

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Posted on: March 8, 2017

David Jarrell Returns to the City as DPW Director

 

Annapolis, Md. (3-8-17) – Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that David Jarrell will be returning to the position of Public Works Director, effective Monday, March 13, 2017.

 

“Knowing that David is returning...

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Posted on: March 8, 2017

Annapolis Mayor Joins Hogan Administration for MTA Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

     

Free Trial Rides Offered Through March 14

ANNAPOLIS, MD (March 8, 2017) – As part of Governor Larry Hogan’s BaltimoreLink transformative transit plan to better connect Marylanders to life’s oppo...

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

Special City Council Meeting and Proposed Closed Session

A Special Meeting of the Annapolis City Council  will be held on Monday, March 6, at 3:00 p.m.  The meeting will be held in the Mayor John T. Chamber, Jr., City Council Chamber, located at 160 Duke of Gloucester Street in Annapolis.

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Posted on: February 28, 2017

The Annapolis St. Patrick’s Day Parade

 

Annapolis, MD (2-28-17) Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides reminds residents that the Annapolis St. Patrick’s Day Parade is on Sunday, March 5th at 1 p.m. 

The parade will travel down West Street to Church Circle, around the ci...

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

SP+ Completes Draft Study to Improve Annapolis Parking

Annapolis, MD (2-22-2017) – SP+, comprehensive parking management firm for the City of Annapolis, this week delivered a draft parking study to Mayor Mike Pantelides that assesses downtown parking assets and occupancy rates and offers recommendat...

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Posted on: January 31, 2018

What's New in Planning and Zoning: January

What's new in Planning and Zoning: See the January Update on building permits and projects.  To go directly to the Current Planning page, visit: https://www.annapolis.gov/928/Current-Planning-Development-Review

For questions, contact Sally Nash, s...

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Planning and Zoning

Posted on: February 13, 2018

No Citizen Fingerprinting Offered February 19, 2018

Citizen fingerprinting will resume on February 26 at 6:30 PM. Citizen fingerprinting will not be offered on February 19th because no Auxiliary Officers are available.

Police Department Announcements
Posted on: April 25, 2017

Need Immediate Help?

Call 9-1-1 EMERGENCY or 410-268-4141 Non-Emergency

Police Department Announcements
Posted on: February 2, 2018

Hiring Entry Level & Lateral Police Officers

Do you know someone interested in becoming a police officer? Some jobs are just jobs, others are careers. A career at the Annapolis Police Department gives you a chance to make a real difference. We are hiring entry level and lateral police officers. Appl...

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Posted on: July 25, 2017

Safe Stations

Safe Stations is a new program to combat heroin and opioid addiction crisis that is gripping our communities.

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Posted on: December 28, 2017

City of Annapolis Hazard Mitigation Plan

The City of Annapolis has been engaged in hazard mitigation planning since 2004, when the first Hazard Mitigation Planning Committee was formed. The following hazard mitigation plans have been developed and adopted by the City of Annapolis:

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Posted on: October 17, 2017

Forest Drive / Eastport Sector Study

This study will propose land use solutions, and craft design guidelines based on local input, in a document that will guide the future for the Forest Drive area. More at www.annapolis.gov/study

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