Friday, Nov. 20, 2020
Celebrate the Holidays Safely in Charles County
Thanksgiving Lower Risk Activities

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend lower risk activities during the holidays, such as:

  • Having a small dinner with only people who live in your household
  • Having a virtual dinner and sharing recipes with friends and family
  • Shopping online rather than in person on the day after Thanksgiving or the next Monday
  • Watching sports events, parades, and movies from home

More info here
Shop Small in Charles County

Learn about local places to buy your turkey and/or ham or holiday greenery.

Visit our Tourism website to find out how you can #BuyLocal this holiday season in Charles County.
Local Businesses Safety Procedures

In the wake of COVID-19, local businesses adapted to new policies and pivoted their operations.

As local businesses have started to reopen their doors, they’re following necessary safety protocols so they can continue to serve our community.

Watch here to learn how they are working to keep you safe!
Mallow Bay Updates
Mallows Bay Advisory Council

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has selected its Mallows Bay-Potomac River National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council.

Read more here
Dec. 7 Virtual Meeting

The Mallows Bay-Potomac River National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council will hold its first virtual meeting on Monday, Dec. 7, 2020, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., and the public is invited.

NOAA is also seeking applications for four vacant alternate seats and a youth non-voting seat on the advisory council.

Read more here
Inside Your County Government Podcast
Holiday Safety During COVID

Hear from Dr. Dianna E. Abney, Health Officer for the Charles County Department of Health, about how to enjoy the holidays during the COVID pandemic.

Listen here.
Your Charles County
Nuisance Reporting

This week we talk to Inspections Supervisor Jarington Bazemore about what a nuisance is and how you can report it.

Watch our video here.
Read the Latest County News Updates
COVID-19 News and Resource Links

This is an important reminder to wear a mask. Wear it in the public areas of all businesses, when using public transportation and when you can't maintain physical distancing. #MasksOnMaryland
Upcoming Events
County Government Offices Closed
Wednesday, Nov. 25- Friday, Nov. 27
Virtual Commissioners Meeting
Tuesday, Dec. 1

Mallows Bay Virtual Meeting
Monday, Dec. 7
6 p.m.- 9 p.m.
More info here
Helpful links for Charles County Government