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Welcome to the City of Fruitland


 Moratorium on Impact Fees

On March 11, 2014, the Fruitland City Council unanimously approved Ordinance No. 267 which placed a moratorium on the impact fees for water and sewer.  A savings of $9,000.00.

There will be no impact fees collected by the City of Fruitland for any commercial, industrial, or residential structure for which an occupancy permit is issued by the City of Fruitland on or before June 30, 2016.

For complete ordinance details, please click on the ordinance link. Contact John Psota (City Manager) or Linda Powell (Administrative Assistant/Planning & Zoning) at City Hall for any additional details.


Fruitland, Maryland is centrally located on Maryland's Lower Eastern Shore, approximately 30 minutes from the Atlantic Ocean and Chesapeake Bay, a little over 2 hours from Baltimore, MD., Norfolk, VA and Washington, DC

We are traditional small town America at its best...with the emphasis on family. In Fruitland you'll find easy access to major markets, a safe community, with outstanding public safety services, great recreation, excellent schools, accessible and responsive government, excellent health care services and a friendly town that's second to none.

Fruitland's proximity to Salisbury gives us the best of both worlds, ready access to a wide variety of services including Peninsula Regional Medical Center,  shopping and entertainment in venues like the Wicomico Youth and Civic Center along with gracious friendly small-town living.

In addition the City has a vibrant business community, wonderful churches and several great non-proift organizations which enhance the livability of our town.

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[In accordance with the Federal Law and the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.)
To file a complaint of discrimination, write

USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, S.W.
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410

or call (800) 795-3272 (Voice), or (202) 720-6382 (TDD).


Fruitland City Offices Will be Closed Monday, May 30, 2016, in Observance of the Memorial Day Holiday. Trash Collection Will Proceed as Usual.

Free Bulk  Pickup: See Instructions Here

Public Notice:  New Utility Billing Payment Policy

Change of Address Form: Click Here
The City of Fruitland Now Accepts All Major Credit Cardsn (Visa, Mastercard, AMEX & Discover) for Payment of Water/Sewer Bills, Taxes, Police Citations, Etc.  There is a fee of 2.75% (minimun fee of $2.00) associated with the processing of all card transactions.
City of Fruitland Trash & Bulk Pick Up Policy: Click Here  





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Revised Home Occupation Ordinance # 278

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