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.  Advertisement 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 …


Business, Government

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, …

Perry Hall water main break leaves residents without water

A Perry Hall water main break has left some local residents without water. The break occurred on Monday evening along the 4800 block of Forge Road, near the intersection of Forge Road and Perry Farms Road. Many residents along Forge Road have said they were still without water as of Wednesday morning. The Department of Public Works has not yet provided …