How to Participate in a Council Meeting During COVID-19

Viewing and Participation availability for future scheduled Public Hearings 
and all Legislative Sessions

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all Public Hearings and Legislative Session meetings will be hosted in the Council Chambers with only Council Members, staff and presenters in attendance.  The meetings will be live streamed on our website

Residents who wish to testify during the Public Hearing or Legislative Session Item Comments from Attending Citizens are REQUIRED to preregister by emailing or calling 410-638-3343 by 2:00 pm the day of the meeting. You MUST provide the following information when requesting to testify:

          1. First and last name
          2. Phone (Required for call back)
          3. Home Address
          4. Email
          5. Subject you are testifying to
          6. Position on Matter: Support/ Neutral/Opposition

All citizens speaking will receive 3 minutes.  Please note that there is a time delay between the actual meeting and the livestreamed version. 

Residents are reminded that remote testimony is considered public information and, as such, is subject to the Maryland Public Information Act.