ECA Virtual Meeting
Monday, June 15, 7 PM via Zoom
Guest speakers are Dick Franyo, owner of Boatyard Bar and Grill and head of the City of Annapolis Small Business Recovery Task Force, and Mike Tomasini, owner of Pirate Adventures on the Chesapeake, President of the Eastport Business Association, and Eastport Liaison to the Task Force.
Link to the video of the Virtual ECA Meeting
ECA Letter to the City Council - Property Tax Increase
The Eastport Civic Association (ECA) strongly opposes the City’s intention to override the mandated constant yield tax rate which effectively raises residents’ real property taxes by 3% for the tax year beginning July 1, 2020. ID-141-20 should be withdrawn. Click here to view the ECA letter.
ECA Letter to the City Council - Accessory Dwelling Units
The ECA opposes the Ordinance 0-39-19 (ADUs) in its current form. The ordinance should be withdrawn until further study can be conducted and a greater opportunity for public comment. Click here to view the ECA letter.
ECA Letter to the City Council - Waterfron Mixed Martime Zoning
The ECA opposes the Ordinance O-15-20 (WWW) in its current form. The ordinance should be withdrawn and removed from the Planning Commission agenda, until further study can be conducted. The public must be given the opportunity to be educated about and the opportunity to give in put on the ordinance. Click here to view the ECA letter.
ECA Letter to City Officials, Council Members and Planning Commission Members
The ECA Board of Directors sent a letter with suggestions about the City's planning for recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic relative to work on current and new development to Mayor Buckley, Ms. Smith, Director Jarrell, Dr. Nash, Council Members, and the Planning Commission Members. Click here to view the ECA letter.
It's important to stay informed on the COVID-19 pandemic.
Governor Hogan announced his plan on Friday, April 24, to reopen the State. Please read the details of that plan HERE.
You can find coronavirus information on the federal website
www.coronavirus.gov , Maryland government website https://phpa.health.maryland.gov/Pages/Novel-coronavirus.aspx, Anne Arundel County website www.aacounty.org/coronavirus/, and city website www.annapolis.gov.
ECA dues for 2020 are $25 for individuals and $35 for couples. Dues funds the expenses for the ECA. ECA strives to be inclusive.
Membership Meeting,Thursday, Sept 17
Annual Membership, Thursday, Nov. 19
Prepare Me Annapolis Mobile App: Notifications of what's affecting the Annapolis area, including severe weather alerts, traffic reports, school & government closings, and more.
Let’s get a sign in every yard to show our frontline heroes how much we appreciate them!!
You Ask, We Answer: Live chat on the Annapolis City website.
In these challenging and uncertain times, there are amazing people in our community who are caring for others and reaching out and helping others. They work on the frontlines, keeping us safe, responding to emergencies, providing medical care and essential services.
You can show your support and gratitude for these heroes by placing a yard sign in your front yard and a bumper sticker on your car. Yard signs are $10.00 each and bumper stickers are 2 for $10.00. You also have the opportunity to purchase a sign to be placed in front of the Eastport Volunteer Fire Company.
Only ECA members who paid dues in 2020 can order yard signs and bumper stickers. So, if you haven’t had a chance to renew your membership, or have been thinking about becoming a member, now is the time. Membership sign up is below.
To order your yard sign or bumper stickers please click on the “buy now” button. We need a minimum of 50 people to place the order so please respond promptly. Signs will be delivered to your home address. Yard signs come with stakes for placement in your yard.
Yard Sign/Bumper Sticker:
Eastport Civic Association
P.O. Box 3539
Annapolis, MD 21403
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The ECA is a non-profit, member-based community association. We engage in activities that improve the quality of life in the Eastport Community and build relationships with our local officials.
Membership is open to homeowners and renters who reside in Eastport.