Funding for District 1

Tomorrow, the Maryland Board of Public Works will be considering funding for various projects across District 1. They are as follows: District 1A: ·       A request from the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) for new funding up to $1,256,607, including $1,211,602 from the Bay Restoration Fund to the City of Frostburg for the Beall Street Corridor project.  This is … Continue reading Funding for District 1

McKay in the News: Redistricting Western Maryland

Delegate McKay was quoted in Maryland Matters regarding the redistricting of Maryland. An independent commission was tasked with redrawing Maryland's Congressional (and Legislative) Districts and thus their proposals are being shown to the public in different meetings. Delegate McKay also pointed out the fact that “Like communities should be together as much as possible.” Check … Continue reading McKay in the News: Redistricting Western Maryland

Governor Hogan Announces Funding for Pedestrian Projects

In a press release on Monday, September 20, 2021, Governor Hogan announced that $16.8 million would be given in grants to support 42 projects across the State of Maryland. These projects include improving trails, bike paths, and various other pedestrian ways. Two of the projects being funded are located in District 1. They are the … Continue reading Governor Hogan Announces Funding for Pedestrian Projects

Funding for District 1

On September 15, 2021, the Maryland Board of Public Works approved funding for various projects across District 1. The projects are below: District 1A: A request from the Department of Natural Resources to commit $608,167 from the Local Parks and Playgrounds Infrastructure funding allocated to Garrett County for the following projects: ·       Accident Town Park West: $48,433 to, among other … Continue reading Funding for District 1

Maryland Board of Education issues Mask Mandate

The Maryland Board of Education issued a mask mandate for all students across Maryland schools. The House Minority Caucus issued a statement today, voicing concerns regarding the Board's "unprecedented usurpation of local control". It is irresponsible and unacceptable for an unelected group of individuals to make a sweeping ruling without the local governments or the … Continue reading Maryland Board of Education issues Mask Mandate