CAROLINE COUNTY, MARYLAND

MUNICIPALITIES

PRESTON

(formerly Snow Hill)

[Town Seal, Preston, Maryland]
  • Incorporated 1892 (Chapter 689, Acts of 1892)
  • Charter
  • Code
  • Named for J. Alexander Preston, Esq. (1836-1904)
  • Population
    1990 census: 437
    2000 census: 566
    2010 census: 719
  • Presidents of Town Commission
  • Reports

    [photo, Town Hall, 105 Backlanding Road, Preston, Maryland]
      TOWN COMMISSION
      Elected by Voters to 5-year terms (April):
      Douglas D. VanDerveer, President (chosen by Commission in May, 1-year term), 2020
      Gary E. Waltemeyer, Vice-President (chosen by Commission in May, 1-year term), 2021
      Kathleen Barry,* 2019
      *(sworn in Feb. 6, 2017, to replace Jerry D. Stallings, who resigned Dec. 19, 2016)
      Robert L. Stacey, 2022
      Nelson M. Anderson, 2023

    Town Hall, 105 Backlanding Road, Preston, Maryland, September 2015. Photo by David R. Herron.


    [photo, Town Hall, 105 Backlanding Road, Preston, Maryland]
    Meetings: 1st Monday, 7:00 p.m.

  • Commission Minutes
  • P. O. Box 91
    Town Hall, 105 Backlanding Road, Preston, MD 21655 - 0091
    (410) 673-7929; fax: (410) 673-2963
    e-mail: townofpreston@comcast.net
    web: www.prestonmaryland.us/index.html

    Town Hall, 105 Backlanding Road, Preston, Maryland, September 2015. Photo by David R. Herron.



    [photo, Town Hall, 105 Backlanding Road, Preston, Maryland]
        ADMINISTRATION
        Stacey Pindell, Town Manager (410) 673-7929; fax: (410) 673-2963
        e-mail: prestonmanager@comcast.net

        Stephanie Dalton, Clerk (410) 673-7929; fax: (410) 673-2963


    Town Hall, 105 Backlanding Road, Preston, Maryland, August 2016. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.


    [photo, James T. Wright Preston Memorial Park, Backlanding Road, Preston, Maryland]
          ETHICS COMMITTEE
          Appointed by Town Commission

          PARKS & RECREATION COMMITTEE
          Appointed by Town Commission

    James T. Wright Preston Memorial Park, Backlanding Road, Preston, Maryland, September 2015. Photo by David R. Herron.


          PLANNING & ZONING COMMITTEE
          Appointed by Town Commission

          Meetings: 2nd Tuesday, 7:00 p.m.

          BOARD OF [ZONING] APPEALS

        CODE ADMINISTRATION
        David George, Administrator (443) 520-9778

        PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT
        Dale R. Whitley, Director (410) 673-7352

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