Mayor Joseph L. Mathias

Mayor Joseph L. Mathias (HM1YM6)

Location: Westminster, MD 21157 Carroll County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 34.5', W 76° 59.767'

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A tribute
Mayor Joseph L. Mathias 1884-1963
A community leader who served the city of Westminster
with dedication and distinction over a period of thirty -two years.
City Councilman 1927-1937
Mayor of Westminster 1942-1963
Eliminated bonded indebtedness of city
Reduced municipal tax rate seven times without curtailment of city services
Instrumental in development of municipal playground and downtown parking areas
Purchased present municipal service building and upgraded and developed new street lighting system
Modernized and expanded the Westminster Police Department.
Presented by his associated 1979
HM NumberHM1YM6
Historical Period20th Century
Historical PlaceTown
Marker TypeMemorial
Marker ClassNeither
Marker StyleCarved Stone
Year Placed1979
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, May 30th, 2017 at 9:05am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 328553 N 4382491
Decimal Degrees39.57500000, -76.99611667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 34.5', W 76° 59.767'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 34' 30.0000" N, 76° 59' 46.0200" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)410
Can be seen from road?Yes
Is marker in the median?No
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1-9 MD-27, Westminster MD 21157, US
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