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Charles County, Maryland

Charles County Operating Status Updates for Jan. 4

For Immediate Release
2018-005
Thursday, January 4, 2018 - 6:35am

Charles County Operating Status Updates for Jan. 4

Due to inclement weather, Charles County Government will open at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 4 with the liberal leave policy in effect for all non-essential employees.
 
The following facilities and services will begin operations at 10 a.m. today:
• VanGO
• Charles County Landfill, Landfill Recycling Center, and Pisgah Recycling Center
 
The following facilities and services will be closed today:
• Nanjemoy Community Center
• All senior centers
• Meals on Wheels program
• All school-based community centers
• Lackey High School, Donald M. Wade Aquatic Center, and North Point High School indoor pools.
• Charles County Public Schools and activities
• Crain Memorial Welcome Center
• Charles County Health Department
• Charles County Circuit Court
• Charles County Public Library (all branches)
 
The following facilities will make a decision on operations by 2 p.m. today:
• Elite Gymnastics and Recreation Center
• Port Tobacco Recreation Center
 
Get the latest Charles County severe weather updates:
Charles County Government website: www.CharlesCountyMD.gov
Facebook: www.Facebook.com/CharlesCounty
Twitter: www.Twitter.com/CharlesCoMD
Charles County Government Television (CCGTV): Comcast channel 95 or Verizon channel 10
SMECO Power Outage Map: stormcenter.smeco.coop (Call 877-747-6326 to report an outage.)
 
Sign up for the Citizen Notification System (CNS), the county’s free emergency notification system, at www.CharlesCountyMD.gov/CNS to receive weather, traffic, and road closure notices by text message, email, or phone. Call 9-1-1 in the event of an emergency.
 
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About Charles County Government
The mission of Charles County Government is to provide our citizens the highest quality service possible in a timely, efficient and courteous manner. To achieve this goal, our government must be operated in an open and accessible atmosphere, be based on comprehensive long- and short-term planning and have an appropriate managerial organization tempered by fiscal responsibility. We support and encourage efforts to grow a diverse workplace. Charles County is a place where all people thrive and businesses grow and prosper; where the preservation of our heritage and environment is paramount; where government services to its citizens are provided at the highest level of excellence; and where the quality of life is the best in the nation.
 
It is the policy of Charles County to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religious or political affiliation or opinion, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, or any other status protected by law.