Julia Glanz takes reins as Salisbury’s Acting Mayor

Julia Glanz knew the day might come when she would be asked to take over the mayor’s duties. As Salisbury’s City Administrator, she knew that Mayor Jake Day would eventually be deployed with his Army National Guard unit and have to leave the country for an extended period. That day came last week when Day, […]

Mayor Jake Day departing for U.S. Army deployment

Salisbury Mayor Jake Day is leaving next week for an overseas deployment with the U.S. Army that will take him to the Horn of Africa as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. Day, a Captain with the Maryland Army National Guard, will be away for up to 10 months. He will leave City Administrator Julia Glanz […]

One On One, May 21, 2020: Election; reopening city

Two guests this week: First, Anthony Gutierrez of the Wicomico County Board Elections discusses mail-in voting procedures for the June 2 primary; then Salisbury Mayor Jake Day discusses the next steps in reopening the local economy as the pandemic health concerns evolve.

Daily ‘Mayor TV’ report is a must-see during health crisis

It’s 5 p.m. in Salisbury and on any given day, a couple thousand or so people are tuning into what has become a valuable link to information, social interaction and even humor in a world turned upside down by the Covid-19 pandemic. Nicknamed “Mayor TV” or “The Jake Show” by regular viewers, the daily coronavirus […]

Mayor Day to announce his re-election bid Tuesday

Salisbury Mayor Jake Day will kick off his re-election campaign on Tuesday with a public event on the Downtown Plaza, followed by a fundraising reception at Roadie Joe’s Bar & Grill. Day, a former City Council member who was elected mayor four years ago, points to the numerous programs and infrastructure projects that have gotten […]

Broke Boys Brewing Co. wins Mayor’s business prize

Mayor Jake Day has announced that Salisbury University students Garrett Morris and Shawn Wierzbowski have been awarded the 2019 Mayor’s Prize as part of SU’s annual Student Entrepreneurship Competition. Morris and Wierzbowski’s proposal for “Broke Boys Brewing Co.” beat out 49 other small business ideas which ran the gamut from video game production to oyster […]

One On One, May 2, 2019: Salisbury Mayor Jake Day

Salisbury Mayor Jake Day makes a PAC 14 appearance to talk about Downtown events, city projects, public safety and the National Folk Festival.

One On One, June 7, 2018: Mayor Jake Day

[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qKBMOC5NeP8[/embedyt] Mayor Jake Day, speaking from the site of the new Downtown Amphitheater which is under construction, talks about the upcoming National Folk Festival.

Day’s budget avoids tax hike, asks water fees increase

Salisbury Mayor Jake Day’s $60 million FY19 operating budget, presented to the City Council and at a news conference this week, includes a slight increase in water and sewer fees but no new taxes, a combination Day called “great news for property owners and something we’re committed to.” “The budget remains nearly flat.  We’re just […]

City-county skirmish building over tax billing

The Salisbury City Council will send a letter to the Wicomico County Council and meet with those counterparts to object to County Administrator Bob Culver’s decision to stop issuing city tax bills from his office. Currently, it is the practice of the county’s staff to mail out both city and county tax bills. Salisbury Mayor […]