Committee on The Elderly and Needy Citizens


The Committee on The Elderly and Needy Citizens examines, studies and evaluates the Bel Air living environment from the standpoint of its elderly and needy residents. The Committee also identifies problems being experienced by the Town's elderly and needy citizens and through periodic meetings or reports advises the Board of Town Commissioners of these problems and recommended solutions, according to the Bel Air Town Code.


The Committee meets at 8:30 a.m. on the fourth Wednesday of the month in the Bel Air Police Department community room at 39 N. Hickory Avenue. Click here to see meeting agendas.


The Committee on the Elderly and Needy Citizens is a volunteer organization consisting of five members appointed by the Board of Town Commissioners. The members are appointed to serve for terms as follows: of the five-member committee, one shall be appointed to serve for one year, two for two years, and two for three years. Thereafter, members shall be appointed for terms of three years each.

Current members

  • Bari Sue Klein - Chair (Term Expires 1/16/2027)
  • Vickie Bands - Vice Chair (Term Expires 1/16/2027)
  • Jasmine Stock (Term Expires (1/16/2027)
  • Debra Hanley (Term Expires (12/6/2024)
  • Karen Winkowski (Term Expires 2/05/2027)


Click here for an application for membership. Call 410-638-4550 for more information on the Committee.