Mayor and City Council Meeting
Monday, May 4, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm


1. Call to order

A. Call the meeting to order - Council President Keith R. Sydnor

B. Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America - Mayor Craig A. Moe

C. Roll call - Clerk Kimberley A. Rau, MMC

2. General Public Hearing

A. Due the COVID-19 Pandemic, the City of Laurel will be holding virtual meetings. The public is asked to submit written testimony on agenda items to the Laurel City Clerk at [email protected] by 2:00 p.m. on meeting days. Each speaker is asked to give their name and address for the record. Each speaker is allowed three minutes to speak.

3. Public Hearing on the Constant Yield Tax Rate.

A. Public hearing on the intention to raise the tax rate above the Constant Yield Tax Rate (CYTR).

4. Agenda Items

A. Second public hearing with possible action on Ordinance No. 1954, an ordinance adopting the General Operating Budget and Capital Improvement Program of the Mayor and City Council of Laurel, Maryland, for Fiscal Year July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021 and to levy property taxes and to authorize collection of such taxes.

5. Adjournment


The Mayor and City Council Meeting can be viewed on Public Access Channel, Laurel TV, airing on Verizon FiOS Channel 12 and Comcast Channel 996 in (HD) and on Comcast 71 in (SD). Public comment can be submitted in writing to the Laurel Clerk at [email protected] or call in during the public hearing at 240-294.1308.  Questions: Contact Clerk Kim Rau at 301-725-5300 or email [email protected].