Last revised: April 27, 2011

Incorporated 1906 (Chapter 285, Acts of  1906)

Population (2000 census): 302

 

 

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Approximate distance from major cities:

  • Annapolis MD - 194mi
  • Baltimore MD - 173mi
  • Pittsburgh PA - 133mi
  • Morgantown WV - 79mi
  • Winchester VA - 69mi
  • Cumberland MD - 31mi
  • Keyser WV - 21mi
  • Oakland MD - 18mi

 

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Contact Information

Town of Kitzmiller

P. O. Box 607

104 West Centre St. 

Kitzmiller, MD 21538-0607

Tel:  (301) 453-3449

Fax: (301) 453-3199

E-mail:  townofkitzmiller@mindspring.com

 

TOWN COUNCIL

 

Term of Office

Mayor - Two Years

Council Members - Two Years

 

Meetings: 4th Monday, 7:00 P.M.

 

Position Name Term Expiration
Mayor James A. Browning Jr. 2011
Senior Council member G. Michael Brady 2011
Council member Rita Lambka 2012
Council member Mathew Paugh 2012
Council member Robert Reckart 2011

Town Departments

ADMINISTRATION
Diane E. Paugh, Clerk/Treasurer
(301) 453-3449

COMMUNITY SERVICES

Rita Lambka, Council member

(301) 453-3449

LAW ENFORCEMENT
Robert Reckart, Council member (301) 453-3449

PARKS & RECREATION
Mathew Paugh, Council member
(301) 453-3449 

 STREETS
G. Michael Brady, Council member
(301) 453-3449 

STREET LIGHTING
G. Michael Brady, Council member
(301) 453-3449

 

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Community Calendar  Click on Underlined events for additional information

 

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Town Hall

Town Council Mtg every 4th Monday 7 PM

 

 

Kitzmiller Elementary School

   

Kitzmiller Volunteer Fire Department

Business Mtg every 1st and 3rd Tuesday 7:30 PM

 

 

  

K.V.F.D. Ladies Auxiliary

Business Mtg every 4th Thursday 7 PM

 

 

 

 

 

Lions Club

Business Mtg 1st and 3rd Mondays

   

Kitzmiller Empowerment Group

Mtg every 1st Tuesday

 

 

Kitzmiller Seniors Meal Site

Wednesday and Thursday 12:00 at Community Bldg

Reservations/Cancellations required by 9:00 AM on day of service.  Call 301-453-3445

  

  

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

Full Gospel Church - Blaine WV

  

Sunday School 10-11:15

Wednesday Youth - 6:30-7:30 p.m.

 

Kitzmiller Assembly of God

  

  

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Historical Info and Photos

 


Kitzmiller, Maryland is located on the border between Garrett County, Maryland, and Mineral County, West Virginia. Garrett County, originally part of Allegany County, was settled in the late 18th and early 19th centuries by German immigrants as competition for tobacco and farm land grew in the Chesapeake-Tidewater region and new land was needed. The earliest families settled primarily in the county’s north-central area, due to the good farmland found there amidst the area’s mountainous terrain. In 1797 Thomas Wilson II, son of a Scottish immigrant to the United States, moved to what is now Kitzmiller with his family and later settled in Altamont, located approximately ten miles from Kitzmiller. In 1801, his son Thomas Wilson III and bride Susan Bowman purchased a house from Frank Heck. Wilson opened a gristmill in Kitzmiller the next year, and later opened a sawmill. He had several children, including a daughter, Emily Wilson, who married Ebenezer Kitzmiller. During the early 19th century the Bray family also settled in Kitzmiller, joining the Wilson’s as the first settlers in the Kitzmiller neighborhood.  The Rafter, Hamill, Harvey, Paugh, and Pew families followed them.

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