Business, Politics

Baltimore County Council lightens development on more than 557 acres of residentially-zoned land in Perry Hall, Carney

PERRY HALL, MD—With the adoption of the 2020 Comprehensive Zoning Maps, the Baltimore County Council has downzoned more than 557 acres of land in the Fifth District, acting on recommendations from Councilman David Marks. Approximately 88 percent of residentially-zoned land considered by the Council was downzoned this year. By contrast, about 40 acres were increased in development intensity, and 30 …


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AppleView Signs & Design to move into former Perry Hall Driving School location

PERRY HALL, MD—A local business has purchased the property once owned by Perry Hall Driving School. AppleView Signs & Design will soon be located at 9539 Belair Road. They will be moving into their new location over the next month and will still be open for business at their 4202-D Chapel Road location for the time being. Perry Hall Driving …


7-Eleven robbed in Perry Hall

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are on the scene of a Monday night armed robbery in Perry Hall. The robbery occurred at around 8:45 p.m. at the 7-Eleven located in the 9600-block of Belair Road at Chapel Road (21236). Reports indicate that the suspect fled toward Chapel Road. No suspect description has been made available at this time. Story continues below Featured

Rollover crash reported in Perry Hall

PERRY HALL, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Tuesday morning crash in Perry Hall. The crash was reported at just after 10:45 a.m. at the intersection of E. Joppa Road at Chapel Road (21128). The White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company reports that one vehicle rolled over in the crash. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should …

Perry Hall Apple Festival 2019 date, details announced

PERRY HALL, MD – An annual tradition in Perry Hall continues next month. Hosted by Chapel Hills Farm and Nursery and the Perry Hall Improvement Association, the 8th annual Perry Hall Apple Festival will be held on Saturday, September 21, and Sunday, September 22, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Experience Perry Hall’s “Spirit of Community” in a weekend of …

Councilman Marks to propose digital speed signs to calm problem areas

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Wednesday a new proposal to help tackle the epidemic of speeding plaguing many local neighborhoods. As speed bumps are not practical for many communities, Councilman Marks is working with the County Executive’s staff to determine whether digital speed signs, or Driver Feedback Signs, will serve to effectively slow speeders. The …

Police investigating Perry Hall burglary, Overlea carjacking

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported this week. At 1 a.m. on Monday, May 27, an individual entered the Royal Farms store located in the 800-block of South Marlyn Avenue in Essex (21221) and pulled out two handguns. The suspect made the employee open the cash register and give him cash. The suspect then …

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 …