December 20, 2019
Put Your County’s Best Practices
Onto The National Stage!
The National Association of Counties (NACo) is now accepting submissions for the 2020 County Achievement Awards.
NACo’s Achievement Awards Program is a non-competitive awards program that seeks to recognize innovative county government programs. Last year, NACo recognized 616 award entries from 32 states. This year they’re celebrating a milestone – 50 years of County Innovations!
Applications can be submitted via their website.
Conduit Street Coverage: NACo Seeks Nominations

Conduit Street Podcast Corner:
On the latest episode of the Conduit Street Podcast, Michael Sanderson and Kevin Kinnally join Maryland Senator Cory McCray for a live recording in Baltimore City. We talk with leaders of three of Baltimore’s anchor institutions, and discuss their visions for success.

Special guests include Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) President Debra McCurdy, Baltimore City Schools CEO Sonja Santelises, and Baltimore City Police Commissioner Michael Harrison.
Listen to any MACo Podcast Episode: www.mdcounties.org/Podcast
Counties In Action
Cecil County Employees Contribute Gifts to Angel Tree
Dorchester County Prepares New Time Capsule for the Year 2069
St. Mary's County Commissioners Host Holiday Open House

Corporate Partner Corner

MACo's Bronze Corporate Partner Potomac Edison wants you to be safe this holiday season! To help you avoid the 12 Dangers of Christmas, they've shared this handy guide from Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFi).
For more helpful electrical safety and energy saving tips, visit Potomac Edison's website .

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