Facts & Figures
Parking Meter hours are 9:00
AM to 6:00 PM, Monday - Saturday.
- Corporate limits include 659 acres (1.1 sq. miles) and a
population of approximately 2900.
Town Meetings are held in the Town Office on the first
and third Monday of the month at 7:30 pm.
Remodeling or altering the use of an existing structure
within Town limits requires a zoning permit from the Town's
Zoning Department. Zoning permits are required for signs as
well. An application is necessary, and may be reviewed by the
Planning Commission, which meets at the Town Office on
the last Monday of the month at 7:30 PM
Emmitsburg's Community Park,
59.14 acres located along Lincoln and Jamison Avenues, offers both
men's and women's softball fields, Babe Ruth playing field and a
Emmitsburg's Memorial Park,
5.5 acres located along Chesapeake
and Potomac Avenues, offers a lighted picnic pavilion, grills,
playground, baseball and Little League field and restroom
There is a $25 refundable
clean-up fee for the rental of the pavilions at Memorial and
Community Parks, and a $100 refundable clean-up fee for the
restrooms. There is a $30 fee for use of the gymnasium at the
Community Center. (No fee for youth groups at the gym.)
is collected every Monday
Curbside recycling schedule:
Hunting and fishing are allowed at the
Town's watershed area with a permit issued by the Town. To
obtain a permit, bring your hunting or fishing license to the
Town Office. Only Emmitsburg residents are authorized to hunt,
you must have proof of residency to obtain a hunting license.
There is no charge for the permit.