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Members named to Election Board

Maureen "Molly" Neal and Leonard Wheeler have been appointed to the Harford County Election Board, and Russell Stansbury is returning as an alternate member. Their four-year terms will begin tomorrow. Information: 410-937-9005.

Play It Safe camp offered for children

The Level Volunteer Fire Company will offer a free Play It Safe Safety Camp from July 11 to 13. The camp is for children entering kindergarten to those completing fifth grade this year.

The camp will teach children how to prevent accidents, prepare for the unexpected and react in an emergency.

Sessions will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at the fire company headquarters, 3633 Level Village Road, Havre de Grace.

Hands-on lessons, games, crafts and activities will reinforce the knowledge children already have and teach additional life-saving lessons.

Parents are asked to provide one package of cookies per child for snack time, to be taken the first day of camp. Special dietary snacks should be sent in a brown paper bag labeled with the child's name. Juice and water will be provided.

Camp is limited to the first 100 children who register by July 2. Please register children only if they can attend all three days.

Information: 410-272-3771.

County begins hydrant flushing

The Harford County Public Works Department's Water and Sewer Division has begun its biannual flushing of the 4,000 fire hydrants located throughout the county.

Flushing will take place between 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. Division officials expect the project to be completed in mid-July.

Residents are warned that flushing might cause temporary discoloration of the water, changes in water pressure and temporary interruption of water service.

Information: 410-612-1612.

Democratic panel to meet tomorrow

The Harford County Democratic Central Committee will meet at 7 p.m. tomorrow in the grand jury room of the courthouse in Bel Air. Information: 410-838-5454.

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