NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
The County Council of Dorchester County, Maryland will conduct a public hearing at 6:20 p.m. on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 in Room 110 of the County Office Building, 501 Court Lane, Cambridge, Maryland 21613 to consider BILL NO. 2019-6 AN ACT OF THE COUNTY COUNCIL OF DORCHESTER COUNTY, MARYLAND PURSUANT TO SECTION 1-1101, ET SEQ., OF THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT ARTICLE OF THE ANNOTATED CODE OF MARYLAND TO ADD NEW ARTICLE XX, ENTITLED “CLEAN ENERGY LOAN SURCHARGE – CLEAN ENERGY LOAN PROGRAM”, TO CHAPTER 144, ENTITLED “TAXATION” OF THE DORCHESTER COUNTY CODE FOR THE PURPOSE OF DEFINING CERTAIN TERMS; ESTABLISHING A CLEAN ENERGY LOAN PROGRAM FOR COMMERCIAL PROPERTY OWNERS; ESTABLISHING THE SCOPE OF AND ELIGIBILITY FOR THE CLEAN ENERGY LOAN PROGRAM; PROVIDING FOR QUALIFYING CRITERIA; ESTABLISHING A CALCULATION OF THE CLEAN ENERGY LOAN SURCHARGE; PROVIDING FOR A RECORDED NOTICE; PROVIDING FOR THE COLLECTION OF LOAN PAYMENTS; ESTABLISHING DEFAULT PROCEDURES; PROVIDING FOR FINANCING OF A LOAN UNDER THE CLEAN ENERGY LOAN PROGRAM; PROVIDING FOR THE APPLICATION OF THIS ACT; AND GENERALLY RELATED TO THE CLEAN ENERGY LOAN PROGRAM AND REAL PROPERTY TAXES.
The public is invited to attend the hearing and to provide comments which are generally limited to three minutes per individual.
COUNTY COUNCIL OF DORCHESTER COUNTY, MARYLAND
By: William V. Nichols, President