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Bill allowing 200 townhomes to be built in Middle River withdrawn

MIDDLE RIVER, MD – A bill that would have allowed approximately 200 townhomes to be built along Ebenezer Road in Middle River has been withdrawn. Councilwoman Cathy Bevins announced on Monday that she had withdrawn the bill. “I want to provide an update on Bill 30-19 which I introduced.” Bevins said. “After careful consideration I have decided to withdraw the …


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Councilman Marks pens letter opposing Mountain Christian wastewater proposal

UPDATE 2: Councilman Marks stands ready to drop his opposition to the proposal – click here for details. UPDATE: Mountain Christian Church has issued a statement clarifying its wastewater proposal – click here for details. Original story below… —— JOPPA, MD – Councilman David Marks has written a letter opposing a wastewater discharge proposal from a local church. Mountain Christian …


Councilman Marks to hold community meeting to discuss Indian Rock Park

PERRY HALL, MD – Councilman David Marks has announced that he will hold a community meeting on Tuesday, July 9, at 6 p.m. at Indian Rock Park to discuss improvements to the wooded area west of Perry Hall High School. Attendees should bring their lawn chairs and meet near the beginning of the trail at Ebenezer Road. In the event …

Hundreds sign petition to alleviate overcrowding at Perry Hall Middle School as new housing development looms

PERRY HALL, MD – In the wake of Baltimore County Board of Education’s decision to postpone addressing the overcrowded conditions at Perry Hall Middle School, residents are taking matters into their own hands. Earlier this week, resident Joe Norman created a petition to urge the Maryland General Assembly to pass the Build to Learn Act and to urge lawmakers to …

Councilman Marks: green space at Mount Vista, Honeygo to be off-limits to solar panels

KINGSVILLE, MD – Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Friday that he has secured assurances that Mount Vista Park and the green space at Honeygo Run Regional Park will be off-limits to solar panels. Baltimore County Government has put out a Request for Proposals to place solar panels on county properties. At Councilman Marks’ request, the Olszewski administration has …

MDOT SHA begins project to rehabilitate Belair Road bridge over Gunpowder Falls

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Access to trails in Gunpowder Falls State Park west of Belair Road will be limited during a bridge and trail tunnel rehabilitation project. Beginning in early summer, the Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) will begin a new $3.6 million project to rehabilitate the US 1 (Belair Road) Bridge over the Gunpowder Falls and …