Chapel Point State Park Lease Agreement Ceremony

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Chapel Point State Park Lease Agreement Ceremony
State and Charles County Officials Cut Ribbon

Local and state officials will gather to officially sign a new 25-year agreement between the Maryland Department of Natural Resources and Charles County that will allow the county to manage approximately 50 acres of Chapel Point State Park along the Port Tobacco River.

As part of the agreement, the county and department developed a conceptual plan for the leased area, which includes improvements to the existing boat launch and fishing beach, a redesigned waterfront picnic area, a new “soft” kayak launch, an enhanced paddle-in campsite, and more secure and sustainable beach access.

WHO:

Maryland Treasurer Nancy Kopp
Maryland Natural Resources Secretary Mark Belton
Maryland Land Resources Acting Assistant Secretary Emily Wilson
Maryland Park Service Superintendent Nita Settina
Charles County Commissioners
Charles County Parks, Recreation and Tourism Director Eileen Minnick

WHAT:

Ribbon-cutting ceremony marking the lease agreement between the Maryland Department of Natural Resources and Charles County Department of Recreation, Parks and Tourism.

WHERE:

Chapel Point State Park
Pisces Lane
Port Tobacco, Maryland 20677

WHEN:

Oct. 30
1 p.m.


CONTACT:

Gregg Bortz
410-260-8001
gregg.bortz1@maryland.gov