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Chartered 1904 [Cupola] Centennial 2004

Welcome to the Town of Glen Echo, Maryland

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Town Charter - Summary

The Town Council formally approved revisions to the Town Charter at its January 13, 1997 meeting by a vote of 3-1. The updated Charter, drafted from a model by the Institute for Government Service at the University of Maryland, brings the town current with various state and county changes as well as giving form to Glen Echo's municipal government.

The town was originally chartered in 1904, and the Charter has been revised infrequently.

Charter Amendment Resolution Number 97-2, adopted January 13, 1997 became effective on March 4, 1997. A copy of the new Charter is available for public inspection at the Town Hall at 6106 Harvard Avenue, during regular business hours, and by appointment with the Mayor.

The full text of the charter is available here.


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