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Fight the Bite!

Click here to learn more about preventing disease spread by mosquitoes.

Farmer's & Flea Market
Fridays and Saturdays. Come to Downtown Pocomoke along the scenic Pocomoke River at 7:00 am both days. Free to vendors! 410-957-1333

Want to report a street light outage on your street? A fast and easy way to report the problem is to logon to the Delmarva Power website and follow the instructions. Web access is available from this page. To expidite the repair, obtain the pole numbers on the street light pole and then logon to the Delmarva Power website.

Free Blood Pressure Screening
Every Wednesday from 12:00-2:00PM the Pocomoke EMS station at 137 8th Street, Pocomoke City, Maryland will test your blood pressure for free. They will also provide blood pressure cards.

The budget for fiscal year 2016 is now online for viewing. Click here.

Pocomoke City welcomes Cobb-Vantress, Inc. located at 1901 Broad Street. Click here for the press release!

Annual Drinking Water Quality Report for 2014
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Trash Collection Schedule
Starting September 8, 2015, trash must be placed at curb by 7:30 a.m. for collection.

As Mayor of Pocomoke City I would like to bid you a warm welcome to The Friendliest Town on the Eastern Shore!

We are a family oriented city of just under 5000 people located on the coast of Maryland on the Delmarva Peninsula. Our city rests against one of our greatest attributes, the banks of the Pocomoke River which is one of the top scenic rivers in America. Our town was founded in the early 1700’s and was incorporated in 1878.

Pocomoke is proud of the fact that we are a sub-center for commerce on the lower shore as we are home to a growing industrial park with great diversity currently playing host to defense contractors, aerospace engineering and plastics fabrication. We are also strategically located very near The Wallops Island Flight Facility in Wallops Island Virginia.

We are an ideal community in which to raise a family. Children can easily walk or ride their bikes from one of our many neighborhoods to our award winning Blue Ribbon Schools, boasting numerous state championship sports and fabulous after-school programs. In 2009 we were recognized for the second time as one of only 15 finalists in the nation-wide All-America Cities competition, a distinction that is another source of great pride for our city.

Come and enjoy one of our many scenic attractions that make up our downtown area and are putting us well on our way to becoming the crown jewel of the shore for regional history. Take a stroll along our ½ mile River Boardwalk, explore our Nature Trail which begins in Cypress Park, a park complete with pavilions, restrooms, a children’s playground and a new outdoor amphitheater.

Pay a visit to our Farmer's and Flea Market that is open on Friday and Saturday mornings. A source of great excitement for us is the opening of our new riverfront restaurant, a boat accessible dining facility in the middle of our downtown area. As you take in the many historic homes that line our city streets you will no doubt pass our State of the Art Pocomoke Volunteer Fire Company and our Community Center. Construction was completed in 2010 and it has already played host to many of the events and fundraisers that take place annually in Pocomoke.

Take in a movie or a show at The Historic MarVa Theater, capture the very essence of our history with a tour of The Delmarva Discovery Center and learn about what makes Pocomoke City and the surrounding areas so very special. Visit one of our two museums rich in local flavor, The Sturgis One Room Schoolhouse and The Costen House.

Be sure to see our fairgrounds, home to our annual Great Pocomoke Fair and numerous tractor pulls. No day would be complete without a round of golf at Winter Quarters Municipal Golf Course, our riverside nine-hole golf facility. We also have many area restaurants that are just waiting to serve you dinner. Whatever brings you to Pocomoke City, Maryland, we hope you enjoy your time here and find your own reason for calling Pocomoke City “a great place to visit and a wonderful place to live.

Bruce A. Morrison, Mayor

(Photo courtesty Greg Cromer Aerial Photography - www.gregcromer.com)

Mayor and City Council meetings will be the first and third Mondays of each month.

The next Mayor & City Council meeting is Monday June 6 at 6:30pm.

The location is City Hall, 101 Clarke Avenue, Pocomoke City, Maryland. To read past minutes, visit this page.

May 27th 5-8 PM
Live Music by Neal Hooks - Relay for Life JAIL & BAIL - "One Year to Empowerment Program" with Dr. Samantha Scott at the Costen House Museum - Face-Painting & Kid's Crafts - Click here!

Notice of Public Hearing Board of Zoning Appeals on Wednesday June 1st at 5:45pm

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Lucas Oil Pro-Pulling League Truck & Tractor Pull - June 25th 6:30 p.m. at the Pocomoke Fairgrounds


Request for Bids/Proposals # 2016-1 For Purchase of former Pocomoke City Volunteer Fire Co. Building and Grounds 401 Fifth Street Pocomoke City, Maryland

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Elena Russo speaks with Ernie Crofoot, the Town Manager of the City of Pocomoke, about the kindness and reputation of the town. Also discussed is the town’s many unique attractions, such as: the Delmarva Discovery Center, The Mar-Va Theatre, the Costen Museum, and many other historical attractions. Click here to watch the video!

Elena Russo speaks with Meredith Mears, the Director of Worcester County Economic Development, about supporting and helping local businesses start up and grow. The organization offers incubators that offer a large amount of support for growing small businesses. Click here to watch the video!

Hydrant Flushing Notice
Pocomoke City, Maryland for Calendar Year 2016

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Resolution #491 - Charter Amendment C-65 Purchasing

Revised Elevation Certificate and Floodproofing Certificate Approved

Election Information

A general election for the District 1 seat will be held on May 31, 2016.

Articles Relating to The City of Pocomoke's Wastewater Treatment Plant and the MDE
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Open Meetings Act
October 19, 2015

Financial Statements, Year Ended June 30, 2015 For Pocomoke City
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Pocomoke City Uniform Crime Reports Statistics
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Small Business Resource


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