Sanitary Commission


Seven member’s total: Six members appointed to six-year terms by the Allegany County Commissioners plus a County Representative also appointed by the County Commissioners. Authorized by §9-6 of the Environment Article of the Annotated Code of Maryland.

Commission Members

  • George Shoemaker, McCoole/Upper Potomac representative
  • Steve Young, At-large representative
  • James Kahl, Braddock Run rep.
  • Nicholas Hadley, Georges Creek rep.
  • Pat Helmstetter, Bedford Road rep.
  • Lee Heavner, Flintstone rep.
  • Dennis Blank, Mt. Savage rep.
  • Jason Bennett, County representative

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