County Names New Deputy Director of Public Works

May 24th, 2019

ELKTON, MD. – County Executive Alan McCarthy is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Teresa Gardner as Deputy Director of the Cecil County Department of Public Works. Ms. Gardner has over 32 years of experience in the transportation engineering and public works fields, including time spent with both the Delaware and Virginia Departments of […]


County Executive McCarthy Names Lauren Levy New Health Officer

May 14th, 2019

ELKTON, MD. – County Executive Alan McCarthy announced today that Lauren Levy has been selected as the new Health Officer for the Cecil County Health Department. Laurie Humphries has been the Acting Health Officer since Stephanie Garrity announced her retirement in 2018. “I am privileged to welcome Ms. Lauren Levy to this exponentially important position […]


Maryland Transportation Authority Announces New Toll Collection System…

May 3rd, 2019

On behalf of the Maryland Transportation Authority, we would like to share the following press release in regards to all-electronic toll collection at the Key & Hatem Bridges to begin in October 2019. The implementation of this next-generation tolling system for motorists traveling these major Baltimore and Harford-Cecil County routes will provide better fuel efficiency […]


County’s Opioid Case Meets Next Milestone, Additional Complaints Filed

March 22nd, 2019

ELKTON, MD. – Barron & Budd, the law firm in the federal court case against manufacturers and distributors of opioid medication, which represents 635 different governmental entities, in 28 different states and 8 sovereign nations, informs that Cecil County has met the Federal Court’s March 16th deadline and successfully filed 595 short form amended complaints over the last […]


Elkton Police: Mother and Son arrested/charged with Drug Violations

February 4th, 2019

2/4/2019 by Elkton Police Department Drug Arrest / Search Warrant During the late part of calendar year 2018, the Elkton Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit (SCU) began an investigation into illegal sales of narcotics coming from 10 and 11 Hollingsworth Manor, the residences of Jordin Rhodes and Shellie Owens. Rhodes is the son of Ms. Owens. The […]


County Wins on Important Issues In Federal Lawsuit vs. Opiate Manufacturers and Distributors

January 25th, 2019

County Wins on Important Issues In Federal Lawsuit vs. Opiate Manufacturers and Distributors County Executive Alan McCarthy initiated the filing of litigation against certain manufacturers and distributors of prescription opioids in Federal District Court for the District of Maryland. The lawsuit is being handled by the outside litigation firm of Baron & Budd, which was […]