Pump for the Bay Contest

Pump for the Bay Contest Info

The Calvert County Environmental Commission needs your help to clean up and protect the Chesapeake Bay, and you can win a cash reimbursement or other prizes! To enter, either pump out your septic tank or upgrade to a nitrogen-reducing tank. Then mail a copy of your paid bill or receipt along with the entry form (included in the brochure) to: "Pump for the Bay Contest", Department of Planning and Zoning, 205 Main Street, Prince Frederick, MD 20678. The entry form can also be filled out electronically and emailed with a copy of the paid bill or receipt to Amalia Pleake-Tamm.

Check out the Pump for the Bay brochure (PDF) for the entry form. Haga clic aquí para ver más información Bomba Para la Bahia (PDF).

Thank you for helping keep our ground water safe and reducing pollution to the Chesapeake Bay!


Previous lucky winners won prizes that include:

  • A gift card to Lusby Motors (courtesy of Lusby Motors)
  • A gift card to Dream Weaver Café (courtesy of Dream Weaver Café)
  • 4 passes to a Calvert County pool (courtesy of Calvert County Parks & Recreation)
  • 4 passes to Breezy Point beach (courtesy of Calvert County Parks & Recreation)
  • 4 tickets for a Wm. B. Tennison cruise (courtesy of Calvert Marine Museum)
  • 4 passes to the Calvert Marine Museum (courtesy of Calvert Marine Museum)
  • And the grand prize... $500 reimbursement for your septic tank pump-out! (courtesy of the Calvert County Health Department: Environmental Health Division)