Posts Tagged ‘ Business ’

Cecil County Politics: Business, Bipartisan Leaders Seek Reform of Current Commissioners’ Board

December 8, 2011

There wasn’t a “Smipkin” in sight Wednesday night when a new business-oriented political action committee held its first official meeting in Elkton to organize a campaign against the current ruling majority of the Cecil County Commissioners. But there was a standing-room-only crowd of nearly 300 people, a bipartisan turnout of business owners, current and...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Brian Lockhart, Business, campaign finance, cecil county, cecil county government, Cecil Government, Cecil Times, Democrats, E.J. Pipkin, Elections, Michael Smigiel, politics, real estate, Republicans, Robert Hodge | 11 Comments »

Cecil County Business Leaders Create PAC for 2012 Candidates

November 29, 2011

A bipartisan coalition of business leaders has formed a political action committee to support political candidates in Cecil County for the 2012 elections that will “promote the economic viability” of the county. The group, dubbed “Cecil Business Leaders for Better Government,” has scheduled a kick-off event on Dec. 7 at Mick’s Crab House on...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Business, campaign finance, Cecil Chatter, cecil county, cecil county government, Cecil Government, Cecil Times, Democrats, Elections, Michael Smigiel, politics, real estate, Republicans, Robert Hodge, Uncategorized | 7 Comments »

Cecil County Businesses Rate Commissioners: Broomell Worst, Moore Best, for Business

November 8, 2011

A new Cecil County Chamber of Commerce survey of its members found that County Commissioner Diana Broomell (R-4) was deemed the most “‘unsatisfactory” commissioner while Commissioner Tari Moore (R-2) had the highest “excellent” ranking. There were 129 respondents to the Chamber survey—an admittedly small sample of the county’s many business operators. But Chamber members...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Blogs, Business, campaign finance, cecil county, cecil county government, Cecil Government, Cecil Times, county commissioner, E.J. Pipkin, Michael Smigiel, politics, Republicans, Robert Hodge, Uncategorized | 4 Comments »

Artesian Seeks to Kill Deal to Buy Cecil County Sewage Plants, due to Commissioners ‘Political Climate’

September 22, 2011

In a stunning blow to Cecil County economic development, Artesian Resources has notified the County Commissioners it wants to terminate its agreement to purchase most of the county’s wastewater treatment plants, due to the current political climate in which a majority of the County Commissioners has sought to derail the transaction at every turn,...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Business, cecil county, cecil county government, Cecil Government, Cecil Times, county commissioner, Michael Smigiel, politics, real estate, Republicans, Uncategorized | 8 Comments »

Cecil County Road Variances: Hours of Talk, a Court Faceslap, and Commissioners Still Stall

September 21, 2011

The Cecil County Circuit Court told the county commissioners in no uncertain terms to butt out of political decisions, instead of professional engineering judgments, on road code variances, but some current commissioners still haven’t gotten the message after multiple discussions recently and a new 14-page email from the county’s director of public works. It...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in cecil county, cecil county government, Cecil Government, Cecil Times, county commissioner, Elections, politics, real estate, Republicans, Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

ALAN McCARTHY for COUNTY EXEC

*THANK YOU, CECIL COUNTY VOTERS!

* I am grateful for your support and I heard your voices on issues that concern you. I will work hard to create jobs, expand economic development, back our law enforcement officers in the fight against crime and drugs, and support strong schools..

*We will work together to make Cecil County "The Best It Can Be."

(Auth: Friends of Alan McCarthy, Roger Owens, Treas.)

https://www.facebook.com/Dr-Alan-McCarthy-for-Cecil-County-Executive-1633697220231788/?fref=ts