Business, Government

Baltimore County offices closed for Presidents’ Day holiday

Towson, MD – Baltimore County government offices, and the District and Circuit Courts, will be closed on Monday, February 18, in recognition of the Presidents’ Day holiday. Health Department clinics, libraries and senior centers will be closed, and CountyRide vans will not operate. Parking meters must be fed and Baltimore County Revenue Authority parking garages will be open as usual. …


Emergency Response, Science, Traffic

Winter Storm Warning issued for northern Baltimore County

The National Weather Service has just issued a Winter Storm Warning for northern Baltimore County. The Winter Storm Warning is in effect until 10 a.m. on Tuesday morning and replaces the Winter Weather Advisory that had previously been in effect. Total snowfall and sleet accumulations (including snow that has fallen since Sunday night) of 3 to 7 inches are now …


Winter Weather Advisory in effect for Nottingham area until Tuesday morning

UPDATE: A Winter Storm Warning has replaced this Winter Weather Advisory – click here for details. Original story below… —— A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect for the entire Nottingham area until Tuesday morning. The National Weather Service says to expect more snow, sleet, and freezing rain overnight. Total snow and sleet accumulations of 1 to 3 inches are …

Fire officials issue warning about contaminated kerosene sold locally

An important alert was going out to Baltimore County residents on Wednesday. Baltimore County Fire Department officials have been notified that kerosene contaminated with gasoline was sold between January 23 and February 5 at the Shell station and Dash-In at 8200 on Liberty Road (21244). The warning prompted an emergency alert on the cell phones of Baltimore-area residents. Use of this …

Community town hall meeting to be held at McCormick Elementary

The latest in a series of town hall meetings with be coming to the Rosedale area next week. County Executive Johnny Olszewski and Councilwoman Cathy Bevins will be holding a town hall meeting at McCormick Elementary School on Thursday, February 7, 2019, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. These town hall meetings are focused on Baltimore County’s current fiscal climate, future …

Traffic calming pilot program to be initiated countywide

Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski and Fifth District Councilman David Marks announced jointly that the Baltimore County Department of Public Works would initiate a traffic calming pilot program that will position digital speed signs around Baltimore County. The speed signs are meant to help mitigate high-speed drivers in residential neighborhoods as part of a comprehensive traffic calming strategy. “Councilman Marks …