Sunday July 23, 2017

Government of Galena

Incorporated 1860. Population: 600.

Seal of Galena

P. O. Box 279
101 South Main St., Galena, MD 21635
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9AM-4PM
Phone: (410) 648-5151
Fax: (410) 648-6937
You can email questions to

The government of Galena strives to make our small town, the gateway to Maryland's Eastern Shore, the best town that it can be. We rely on our community members to take an active part in making the town of Galena the wonderful town that it is, and are here to support you and your needs. Elections to the Town of Galena government are held in May, every two years. The next election will take place May 2015.


All town of Galena government meetings are open to the public.

  • Mayor and Council Members meet the first Monday of every month at 7PM.
  • The Planning and Zoning Board meet the last Monday of each month at 6PM.
  • Mayor and Council Workshop meets the third Wednesday of each month at 7PM, if needed.
  • The Parks, Recreation and Tree Committee meets quarterly third Monday January, April, July and October.
  • The Board of Appeals holds a hearing upon receipt of an application for a variance or conditional use.


John T. Carroll, Jr., 2021

Mayor of Galena

Francis V. Bogdan, 2021

Council Member

Albert H. Piasecki, Jr., 2021

Council Member

Harry J. Pisapia, 2019

Council Member

John W. Duhamell, Jr., 2019

Council Member

Sharon L. Weygand

Town Manager & Zoning Administrator

Barbara A. Shaw

Town Clerk and Treasurer

Warren Walters

Maintenance Worker

Maryland Environmental Service (MES)

Waste Water and Water Plants