NORTH OCEAN CITY
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 5TH, 1964
An agreement has been reached that will allow the unincorporated North Ocean City to be
annexed and lead to the construction of a sewer treatment system to serve the ever increasing area of
A joint committee appointed by Mayor Hugh Cropper, Jr., of Ocean City and the president
of North Ocean City Improvement Association, Cliffor Shuey, reached the agreement at the Sunday meeting.
Many North Ocean City residents oppose annexation while Ocean City officials have said the
sewer treatment plant they have been ordered to build could serve only the area north , if it was annexed.
In addition to the annexation and the building of the sewer treatment plant, the committee
recommends to add two seats to the City Council and the member of the North Ocean City Association be added to the committee to draft a revised City Charter.
Abstract July 2017, Harrison H., from Washington Evening Star, Wednesday, August 5th 1964.