Bridge Closing - MD 213 Over Sassafras River:
Cleaning and painting of the MD 213 drawspan over Sassafras River (at the Kent/Cecil county line) will begin September 19. A public meeting for this project was held on June 11; Visit the SHA website  for the meeting flyer containing project and detour information.

Kent County Office of Finance

400 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620
Ph 410-778-7478
Fx 410-810-2947

Hours of Operation:
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Monday - Friday

Chief Finance Officer  - Patricia Merritt
Senior Accountant - Jeanne Edwards
Treasury Supervisor - Shannon Bitter

Proposed FY2016 Budget

Bay Restoration Hardship Exemption Application and Program Information

Maryland Homestead & Homeowner's Property Tax Credit Forms and Information 



  • Animal Control payment for fines
  • Community Service fees
  • Dog License fees
  • Lien Certification for property transfers
  • MVA registration renewal fees
  • Property Tax payments
  • Public Landing Permits & fines
  • Room Rental Tax payments
  • Solid Waste coupon books
  • Tax Sale Redemptions
  • Water & Wastewater Payments