Business, Government

Local Boy Scouts collect over 100 bags of groceries for Scouting for Food program

A local Boy Scouts Troop is giving back to the community in a big way. Councilman David Marks announced on Saturday that Troop 124 had collected 110 bags of groceries for the pantry at St. Isaac Jogues Catholic Church in Carney. Scouting for Food is an ongoing annual program of the Boy Scouts of America, begun in 1985 by the …


Education, Government

School board to hold emergency meeting to address bus delays in northeastern Baltimore County

It would seem that a breaking point has been reached. With school bus delays mounting in northeastern Baltimore County, local elected officials want answers. Dozens of parents have complained on local online forums lately that Baltimore County school buses have been arriving hours late, if they arrive at all. “When school buses don’t arrive, children are in danger,” said BCPS …


Councilman Marks: Repairs made to traffic light in northern Perry Hall

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks reported on Friday morning that repairs have been made to a traffic signal in northern Perry Hall. Councilman Marks asked the Maryland State Highway Administration to review the signal at the Perry Hall North Shopping Center near Belair Road and Chapel Road. The letter back from the state reads as follows: Dear Councilman Marks: Thank …

Councilman Marks, volunteers participate in spring clean-up of Indian Rock Park

On Saturday, March 16, dozens of┬ávolunteers cleaned up garbage and repainted benches at Perry Hall’s Indian Rock Park. The effort was lead by Baltimore County Councilman David Marks, who helped secure the funding in 2014 to extend the Northeast Trail through the park. The park stretches between Silver Spring Road and Ebenezer Road west of Perry Hall High School. “Many …

Councilman Marks to hold meeting on Forge Road water improvements

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks will hold a community meeting on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, to discuss an upcoming project to replace the water main along the Forge Road corridor in Perry Hall. The meeting will be held at the Perry Hall Family Worship Center (5125 East Joppa Road) at 7 p.m. The one-foot water main has experienced numerous breaks …