Notice of Public Hearings

TOWN OF OXFORD NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Please take notice that the COMMISSIONERS OF OXFORD will conduct a public hearing on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. on the following Ordinances:

ORDINANCE 2008 TO REVISE AND UPDATE CERTAIN MINIMUM STANDARDS AND REQUIREMENTS FOR SHORT TERM RENTALS WITHIN THE TOWN OF OXFORD       STR Ordinance redline 8.18.20

ORDINANCE 2009 – AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN OF OXFORD AUTHORIZING A LINE OF CREDIT PROMISSORY NOTE WITH SHORE UNITED BANK IN THE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF $1,585,000.00, THE PROCEEDS OF WHICH MAY BE USED TO PROVIDE INTERIM FINANCING FOR THE WATER MAIN REPLACEMENT PROJECT TO STRUCTURALLY LINE 3,000 LINEAR FEET OF WATER MAIN ON MORRIS STREET AND INSTALL 800 FEET OF NEW WATER MAIN AND REPLACE APPROXIMATELY 93 WATER SERVICES, SAID LOAN TO BE REPAID BY LOAN FUNDS RECEIVED BY THE MARYLAND DEPARTMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT, AND THAT THE TOWN WILL PLEDGE ITS FULL FAITH AND CREDIT TOWARD THE REPAYMENT OF THE LOAN   Ordinance Shore United Interim Financing 2020

Copies of the Ordinances are posted online.  All interested persons are invited to participate and comment.  It is anticipated that the public hearing will be held by video and/or conference call. Instructions for how to access the hearing will be posted at www.oxfordmd.net prior to the meeting. Questions and comments prior to the meeting can be directed to oxfordclerk@goeaston.net.

By Authority: Commissioners of Oxford, 101 Market Street, Oxford Maryland.


TOWN OF OXFORD NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Please take notice that the COMMISSIONERS OF OXFORD will conduct a public hearing on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. on the following Ordinance:

Ord 2006 Eliminating Special Exception for Fences – AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN OF OXFORD TO AMEND SECTION 32.12 OF THE OXFORD ZONING ORDINANCE ENTITLED “FENCES” TO ELIMINATE THE ABILITY TO OBTAIN A SPECIAL EXCEPTION FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF FENCES HIGHER THAN THE HEIGHT ESTABLISHED BY THE ZONING ORDINANCE

In addition, the COMMISSIONERS OF OXFORD will conduct a public hearing on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. on the following Resolution:

Res 2007 Fee Schedule– A RESOLUTION SETTING THE FEE SCHEDULE FOR THE TOWN OF OXFORD, REPLACING RESOLUTION 1813 AND ALL PREVIOUS FEE SCHEDULES, EFFECTIVE SEPTEMBER 1, 2020

If adopted, Resolution 2007 would establish the following water and sewer connection fees effective September 1, 2020:

New Connection to Water – existing vacant lot:        $2,500

New Connection to Water – new lot:                         $5,000

New Connection to Sewer – existing vacant lot:       $2,500

New Connection to Sewer – new lot:                         $5,000

Ordinance 2006 and Resolution 2007 are posted online.  All interested persons are invited to participate and comment upon the proposed Ordinance and Resolution.  It is anticipated that the public hearing will be held by video and/or conference call. Instructions for how to access the hearing will be posted at www.oxfordmd.net prior to the meeting. Questions and comments prior to the meeting can be directed to oxfordclerk@goeaston.net.

All interested persons are invited to attend and to comment upon the proposed ordinance.

By Authority: Commissioners of Oxford, 101 Market Street, Oxford Maryland.

 


The RFP below has expired and this posting is for historic information only.

TOWN OF OXFORD
REQUEST FOR DEVELOPMENT PROPOSAL

The Town of Oxford, Maryland (the “Town”) is requesting proposals from qualified and interested persons, for the purchase, design, and redevelopment of a building owned by the Town, commonly known as the “Mews”, which is located on certain real property at 105 South Morris Street, Oxford, Maryland and is identified on Talbot County Tax Map 400, as parcel 523. Centrally located within the Oxford’s Historic District, it is one of the few multiuse commercial properties located along Morris Street, directly across from the Town Park. The Town is seeking proposals for the purchase, design, and redevelopment of the Mews for uses consistent with the goals and objectives of the Town’s Comprehensive Plan and other planning documents to ensure the continued viability of this Historic Commercial area.

A complete description of the project and scope of work is set forth in the bid package, which may be requested from the Town Office by email to oxfordclerk@goeaston.net. Sealed proposals will be accepted no later than 4:00 pm on February 7, 2020 February 28, 2020, at the Oxford Town Office, 101 Market Street, Oxford, Maryland 21654 and including a digital copy by email to oxfordclerk@goeaston.net. Interested bidders are encouraged to attend a pre-bid meeting and site visit on January 10, 2020, at 1:00 pm at the Oxford Town Office. All inquiries, site visits, questions, etc. concerning the proposal shall be forwarded by email to oxfordclerk@goeaston.net.

The Town reserves the right to reject any and all proposals, to waive any requirements and to accept all or part of any proposal considered to be in the best interest of the Town. The Town of Oxford is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Discrimination based on age, race, sex, handicap or national origin is expressly prohibited.

Commissioners of Oxford ~ PO Box 339, Oxford MD 21654 ~ 410-476-5122