Emergency Response

Crews battling White Marsh house fire

Emergency crews are on the scene of a Saturday night house fire in White Marsh.  At just before 9 p.m., fire personnel responded to the 5500 block of Forge Road for a reported dwelling fire.  At the scene, firefighters found a fully-involved house fire.  Additional units are being requested. Crews from White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company have arrived at the …


Emergency Response, Traffic

Water main break reported in Perry Hall

Crews are on the scene of a Tuesday afternoon water main break in Perry Hall.  At just before 5 p.m., the Department of Public Works confirmed that 25 water services and two fire hydrants were being affected by the break of a 12-inch diameter water line in the 4800-block of Forge Road, 21128. There has been no ETA on when …


Councilman Marks: sidewalks, curbs coming to Cross Road

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Tuesday that construction will occur this summer on a project to complete missing curbs and sidewalks on Cross Road between Chapel Road and Forge Road in Perry Hall. The project will cost approximately $200,000. Work should be completed by the summer or fall. “With these improvements, we are completing some of the infrastructure …

Police investigating 6 local burglaries

Police in Baltimore County have their hands full, investigating 6 local burglaries that have been called in to the Essex, Parkville, and White Marsh Precincts so far this month. November 12: First Degree Burglary, Unit Block of Kinwall Place 21236 Sometime between 1 and 8:23 a.m., an unknown suspect entered the victim’s apartment through a rear window. Once inside, the …

Councilman Marks to recommend 18 acres for open-space zoning near Gunpowder River

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Monday announced that he would recommend that 18 acres of state-owned property along Interstate-95 near the Gunpowder River be zoned as Neighborhood Commons, or open space. The land straddles I-95 and bisects Forge Road and Bangert and Bush Streets. Councilman Marks will recommend that the residential land in this area be zoned DR 1H, …