EMPLOYEE STATUS: Level 3 Pandemic Policy MAXIMUM TELEWORK Effective Fri, Nov. 13 at 8:00 a.m.
OFFICE STATUS: CLOSED TO WALK-IN TRAFFIC. PLEASE CALL FOR AN APPOINTMENT. Effective Fri, Nov. 13 at 8:00 a.m.
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Board of EducationSt. Mary’s County Public Schools Department of Food and Nutrition Services announces changes in the schedule of curb-side meal distribution beginning with the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday and the month of February. For information regarding meal distribution schedule, please go to https://www.smcps.org/
Circuit CourtThe revised administrative orders extend the Judiciary’s Phase II emergency operations through March 14, 2021, and extends the suspension of jury trials through April 23, 2021. The use of remote technology is still encouraged whenever possible and limited matters will be heard in person. The clerks’ office of the circuit courts and the offices of the administrative clerks in the District Court shall remain open to the public for emergency matters and by appointment for other matters. Related orders have been updated and clarified.
https://mdcourts.gov/sites/default/files/admin-orders/20201222seventhadministrativeorderrestrictingstatewidejudiciaryoperationsduetothecovid19emergency.pdf
College of Southern MarylandThe College of Southern Maryland (CSM) announces it will remain in Restricted or Reduced Operations for the remainder of 2020-2021 academic year. Physical access to the campuses will remain limited and strict health precautions will continue to be rigorously enforced to prevent the spread of COVID-19 at all of its campuses. https://news.csmd.edu/all-news/csm-will-stay-in-restricted-operations-through-academic-year-operations-at-st-charles-childrens-learning-center-the-fitness-centers-libraries-and-theater-remain-closed/
CommissionersEffective Friday, Nov. 13 at 8:00 a.m., Administrative Offices are closed to walk in traffic. The Commissioners of St. Mary’s County will continue to conduct important County business following social distancing guidelines and tele/videoconference. The Commissioners and County Administrator’s offices will continue to answer the County switchboard 301-475-4200. Emails may be submitted to csmc@stmarysmd.com. County operations have been adjusted to accept phone calls, email, drop box (Chesapeake Building, 41770 Baldridge Street, Leonardtown, MD 20650); and US Mail (PO Box 653 Leonardtown, MD 20650). Thank you for your patience.
Congregate MealsCongregate meals at the Senior Activity Centers are suspended until further notice. Meals are being delivered.
Convenience CentersSix convenience centers are operating on a normal schedule with all services available.
County Government (Employees)St. Mary’s County employees are expected to report at Liberal leave is in effect for employees.
District CourtEffective November 30, 2020, through March 14, 2021, pending further order of the Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals, courts shall operate under Phase II.
https://www.courts.state.md.us/sites/default/files/admin-orders/20201222seventhadministrativeorderrestrictingstatewidejudiciaryoperationsduetothecovid19emergency.pdf
Home-Delivered MealsHome-Delivered meals are being supplied.
Land Use & Growth ManagementEffective November 13th, St. Mary's County Government offices are open to the public by appointment only. To schedule an appointment with a LUGM staff member, please call 301-475-4200 ext. 71500. The Department of Land Use and Growth Management will continue to accept permit applications and commercial project and subdivision submittals via email, U.S. mail, FedEx, and UPS or “drop box” in the main hallway of the Patuxent Building located at 23150 Leonard Hall Drive. Packages can be mailed to: Dept. of LUGM P.O. Box 653, Leonardtown, MD, 20650. For questions, or to schedule an inspection, please call 301-475-4200, ext. 71500.
LandfillThe St. Andrews Landfill is operating on a normal schedule.
LibraryLibrary buildings are open by appointment for computer, copier, and fax use only. The shelves are closed to browsing. To make a computer/copier/fax appointment, call your Library. | Appointments for curbside pickup of holds are available.
See the latest updates at https://www.stmalib.org/update/.
Patuxent River Naval Air StationNAS Patuxent River has transitioned from Health Protection Condition (HPCON) Bravo to Charlie effective Nov. 21, 2020, as a result of increasing COVID-19 cases in the Southern Maryland region. Patrons are reminded to follow NAS Patuxent River’s social media feeds on Facebook (www.facebook.com/NASPaxRiver) and Twitter (@NASPaxRiverPAO), as well as the NAS Pax River COVID-19 Information page at https://www.cnic.navy.mil/regions/ndw/installations/nas_patuxent_river/ffr/nas-patuxent-river-covid-19-information.html for updates on available base services and hours.
Recreation & ParksFor a complete list of Recreation and Parks Operations, please click here https://www.stmarysmd.com/docs/RP%20Roadmap%20to%20Recovery%20Update%205.pdf
Senior CentersRemain closed. At this time, Senior Information & Assistance appointments will not be conducted in person. Individuals are encouraged to conduct business by phone or email or to reschedule appointments for a time when Senior Activity Centers have reopened.
St. Mary's County Regional AirportThe airport is operating but the terminal is closed to the public. The FBO is open and operational, 8 a.m - 5 p.m., seven days a week.
STS TransitSt. Mary’s Transit System regular bus service is operating Monday through Friday, extending some routes to 9 p.m. For information and to see bus schedules visit the STS website: https://www.stmarysmd.com/dpw/sts-transit/
Treasurer's OfficeEffective, Friday, Nov. 13 at 8:00 a.m., the Treasurer’s Office is closed to the public. Please call 301-475-4200, ext. 3300 for information and dropbox instructions. Online payment options are available at www.stmarysmd.com/treasurer/taxes/merchant.asp . Please utilize MVA online tag renewal services. Liquor license renewals and Senior Tax Credits must be mailed to St. Mary’s County Treasurer, P.O. Box 642, Leonardtown, MD 20650.