Emergency Response, Government, Science

Governor Larry Hogan declares State of Emergency

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan on Sunday signed an executive order declaring a State of Emergency in response to heavy rain and severe flooding in Ellicott City and areas across the state of Maryland. The executive order will allow the state to efficiently coordinate support and provide additional assistance to local jurisdictions experiencing flooding conditions. “Less than two years …


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Governor Hogan honors locals at CCBC Essex, tours Franklin Square Hospital

On Monday, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan held a cabinet meeting at the Community College of Baltimore County’s Essex campus. The governor, along with Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford, also honored many prominent community volunteers and organizations at today’s meeting. Among those presented with citations were Angel Park’s Kelli Szczybor, the Back River Restoration Committee, White Marsh resident Robert Romadka Sr. (a …


Gov. Hogan to hold regional cabinet meeting, visit CCBC Essex

Governor Larry Hogan and Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford are coming to town. Maryland’s governor will hold a regional cabinet meeting in Essex on Monday, February 12, 2018. Governor Hogan will also tour Baltimore County to visit with local elected officials, tour local businesses, and meet with constituents. The governor’s public schedule is as follows: Monday, February 12, 2018 8:45 AM: …

Gov. Hogan declares State of Emergency, announces major funding to combat heroin crisis

Governor Larry Hogan on Wednesday signed Executive Order 01.01.2017.02 declaring a State of Emergency in response to the heroin, opioid, and fentanyl crisis ravaging communities in Maryland and across the U.S. This declaration activates the governor’s emergency management authority and enables increased and more rapid coordination between the state and local jurisdictions. The governor, along with Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford, …

WMVFC Captain receives Governor’s service award

One local firefighter has received a prestigious award. Captain Rick Blubaugh of the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company received a volunteer service award from Governor Larry Hogan and the Maryland Governor’s Office on Service & Volunteerism this week. Capt. Blubaugh was one of 16 award recipients who received recognition on Thursday, October 20, at an event hosted by Lt. Governor …