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Cottage Court site plan approved for Route 611

SNOW HILL– The Worcester County Planning Commission has approved a site plan for a rental cottage development in West Ocean City. Last Thursday, the commission voted 5 to 0 to approve the site plan for a 52-unit rental cottage development. The project will be located on Route 611. “It’s a cottage yard,” Steve Engel of Vista Design…

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Two incumbents, one newcomer elected to Fenwick Island City Council

Two incumbents, one newcomer elected to Fenwick Island City Council

FENWICK ISLAND – Two incumbents and a newcomer were elected to Fenwick Island Town Council in last week’s municipal elections. On Monday, the Fenwick Island Board of Elections met to certify the results of this year’s election, held at Town Hall on August 6. Saturday’s election show tabs Bill Rymer received 328 votes,…

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OC mayor vetoes stacked parking change, saying ‘I cannot in good conscience support this ordinance as approved’; Meehan continues to maintain ‘overdeveloped’ Margaritaville property

The mayor of OC vetoes the stacked parking lot change, saying:

OCEAN CITY — Mayor Rick Meehan this week vetoed an ordinance passed by a majority of council last month allowing tandem or stacked parking with a valet system for major downtown redevelopment projects, including the proposed Margaritaville project. The ordinance passed by a vote of 5 to 1, with Council Chairman Matt James opposing it and Councilor Frank…

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Assateague Beach reopens after military munitions run aground

Assateague Beach reopens after military munitions run aground

ASSATEAGUE — Assateague’s North Ocean Beach swimming area reopened to the public on Thursday after the discovery of military munitions debris led to a four-day closure. On Thursday, Assateague Island National Shoreline Interpretation and Education Chief Liz Davis announced that the North Ocean Beach area of ​​the park had reopened to the public after a days-long effort to resolve the problems…

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