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P.O. Box 3683, Crofton MD 21114  

An Association of Community Associations

Incorporated: October 15th 1990


Anne Arundel County executive considers development moratorium along Route 3

Updated: 29 February 2020



Future Events


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Coming Soon

There will be a GCC meeting on
10 March 2020

The guest speakers will be from the State Highway Administration (SHA).
They will go over the new plans for resolving the flooding issues on Route 450.

Future Events:

10 March 2020
GCC Meeting
Guest speakers from SHA

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When: bimonthly starting in January at 7:00 PM
Where: Village Commons Community Center
located in The Village at Waugh Chapel
1326 Main Chapel Way, Gambrills, MD 21054.

GCC Meeting Cancellation Policy

If the Board of Education of Anne Arundel County cancels school activities due to inclement weather, then the Greater Crofton Council's meeting will also be canceled.

Please do not park in front of stores along
Main Chapel Way.

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GCC OFFICERS and Committee Chairs 2019

 Dan Scholfield
 Contact president

 Torrey Jacobsen
 Contact vice president

 Bess Sharland
 Contact secretary

  Mike Sweeney
 Contact treasurer

Election Committee
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Security & Safety Chair:
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Transportation Chair:
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Education Chair:
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Environment Chair:
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Jean-Alex Sharland
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GCC Documents

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Community Links

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GCC Links

Geographic Information Systems County Web

Route 450 Floods
Growth Action Network
Crofton First
Alliance for Sustainable Communities
Crofton Village Garden Club
West Rhode Riverkeeper link
    Community & Environment Defense Services
CEPA Online
    Chesapeake Environmental Protection Association
   Purchase trees for your community
Recycle More
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County Links

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Recent Events
Some notes from the Webmaster

14 January 2020

Speakers from Crofton High School
President Dan Scholfield called the meeting to order. He introduced the evening's speaker, Katie Feuerherd, recently appointed the first principal of soon-to-open Crofton High School and a former principal of Southern High School. Mrs. Feuerherd was accompanied by assistant principal Dan Kassel, formerly a science teacher at Annapolis High School, and business manager Cathy Jost, who has also served at Southern High School. The trio were accompanied by Mr. Chris Trufferd, Regional Assistant Superintendent of Schools.

Mrs. Feuerherd's first topic was the development of Crofton High School's "Signature Program". She observed that every high school uses its "Signature Program" as a connection to the community and the local businesses, and has special courses that students can take. She "Signature Program" for Crofton High School will be developed , with meetings scheduled through February.

The safety of the 800 to 900 students coming to Crofton High School was a question for assembled parents. The speed limit on State Route 424 may be reduced, but it is a state road, not a county road. There will be "numerous" crossing guards, turning lanes will be created, and provision of a guardrail will be dependent on local elected officials.

The High School's "Program of Study" will "be built from the ground up, and will include the "core area of classes needed for graduation." The interests at Crofton Middle School are being assessed and considered. Health Care and Information Technology are being considered for the "Signature Program."

GCC Partnerships

The GCC has cooperated in the following:

The GCC participated in
The Crofton Community Awards Program October 2019
Julie Piercy received the GCC Citizen of the Year Award 2019.

Night Out Against Crime at the Crofton Library
6 August 2019
And supplied the hotdogs and buns.
National Night Out 2019 Logo
National Night Out 2019

The Crofton Community Awards Program October 2018
Barry and Sharon Gay received the GCC Citizen of the Year Award 2018.

The GCC participated in
Night Out Against Crime at the Crofton Library
7 August 2018
Night Out Logo

The GCC was the main organizer of
Crofton Night Out - 1 August 2017
NNOAC Logo 2017
Crofton Night Out 2017 Photos

The GCC was the main organizer of
Crofton Night Out - 2 August 2016
National Night Out Logo 2016
Crofton Night Out 2016 Photos

The GCC was the main organizer of
Crofton Night Out - 5 August 2015
Night Out 2015
Crofton Night Out 2015 Photos

The GCC was honored for helping fund the "TEEN Space" at the Crofton Community Library. Teen Space
Grand Opening Celebration Photos

Crofton Night Out - 5 August 2014
Night Out
Crofton Night Out 2014 Photos

Linthicum Walks President Katie Dentler and GCC Vice President Torrey Jacobsen

The Greater Crofton Council (GCC) recently donated $10,000 to assist with the preservation, protection and promotion of the Historic Linthicum Walks farmhouse and grounds, located next to the Crofton Middle School. Pictured are Linthicum Walks President Katie Dentler and GCC Vice President Torrey Jacobsen. Linthicum Walks dates to the mid-1700's and consists of a frame farmhouse built on a stone foundation, embodying the distinctive Tidewater architectural characteristics of early Maryland. The grounds also contain a family cemetery. The Friends of Linthicum Walks at Crofton will hold a General Membership meeting at the farmhouse later this Spring. Linthicum Walks is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as well as the Maryland Historic Trust.

Night Out 2013

list of nonprofits
Night Out Against Crime 2012

More on GCC Partnerships

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