Events, Family, Politics, Sci-Tech

Olszewski sets target of 5,000 new trees by Earth Day 2021

TOWSON, MD—Exactly six months prior to Earth Day 2021, County Executive Johnny Olszewski on Thursday called on Baltimore County homeowners and property owners to convert underutilized lawn space to attractive wooded areas in an effort to reduce greenhouse gasses and increase the County’s tree canopy. Announcing a target of 5,000 new trees for Earth Day next year, he encouraged landowners …


Education, Politics, Sci-Tech

Olszewski announces BaltCo Litter Blitz, anti-litter campaign

TOWSON, MD – Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski celebrated Earth Day in Randallstown, hosting a stream cleanup and calling attention to the need for everyone to help reduce the litter that degrades communities and threatens waterways. He spotlighted two new anti-litter promotions – his BaltCo Litter Blitz promotion, and a new anti-littering ad campaign – speaking to a crowd of …


How ‘green’ is White Marsh Mall? (INFOGRAPHIC)

How “green” is White Marsh Mall? Parent company General Growth Properties wants you to know that the mall, and all of its properties, are striving to make the Earth a greener place. In 2015, GGP reduced its carbon footprint by 23,400 metric tons. The company also reduced its water consumption by 240.8 thousand cubic meters, a decrease of 2.6% over …