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P.O. Box 3683, Crofton MD 21114  

An Association of Community Associations

Incorporated: October 15th 1990


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Updated: 5 October 2021



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Coming Soon

There will be NO GCC meeting on
12 October 2021

Future Events:

12 October
No GCC meeting

3 November 2021
Crofton Awards Banquet
See the Chamber of Commerce website
Crofton Chamber Awards Banquet

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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
Contact the election committee

Security & Safety Chair:
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Transportation Chair:
 Contact Transportation Chair

Education Chair:
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Environment Chair:
 Contact Environment Chair

Jean-Alex Sharland
 Contact Web Master

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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

10 March 2020

GCC president Dan Scholfield The meeting was called to order by President Dan Scholfield, who led the assembled Crofton-area residents in the Pledge to the Flag. Dan then introduced the evening's guest speakers, three employees of the Maryland Department of Transportation's State Highway Administration

District 5 Engineer Corren Johnson The evening's main speaker, District 5 Engineer Corren Johnson took the floor and spoke. Her topic was "Maryland 450 Corridor Management and Drainage Improvements."

Engineer Johnson stated that their group has completed "hydraulic analysis" of twenty-one square miles of the Maryland 450 Corridor Management, identifying four sites near Bell Branch where the water that remains in the soil regularly creates problems for motor vehicles traveling the roadway.
The State Highway Administration's Corridor Management Task Force identified four key locations where they plan to replace the culverts to keep the road from collapsing. These are at the juncture of Hallmark Drive and Route 450, and further east at two points where the road is near the route of Bell Branch, and lastly east of the juncture of Pebblebrook Court and 450, before St. Stephen's Church Road meets Route 450.

For maps and updates please go to
MD 450 (Defense Highway) Corridor Management and Drainage Improvements

State Highway Administration's Deputy Director, Laura Ridler The State Highway Administration's Deputy Director, Laura Ridler, who heads the Office of Highway Development , rose to emphasize that in 2019, the Maryland Route 450 Corridor Management Task Force had initiated the necessary inspections, data collection, had a contractor attempt to clear the culverts in the project area, had coordinated with the BG&E Access Road, and completed a hydraulic model . In the first two months of 2020, topographic field surveys had been completed, a Bell Branch realignment plan had been designed, and efforts for right of entries had been initiated.

District 5 Engineer Johnson then said that the Maryland 450 Corridor Improvement tasks remaining included their waiting for all required permits and equipment to be obtained, which they hoped would arrive within the next three weeks.

Kellie Boulware of MDOT SHA The GCC Webmaster thanks Kellie Boulware for providing him information and links for this project.

GCC Partnerships

The GCC has cooperated in the following:

The GCC participated in
Night Out Against Crime at the Crofton Library
3 August 2021

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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