Business, Government

Olszewski urges GM to retain White Marsh manufacturing jobs

Baltimore County Executive John Olszewski, Jr. reached out to the head of General Motors to emphasize the value of the state-of-the-art White Marsh manufacturing facility, both to GM and to the Baltimore region. GM had previously announced that it would close down the White Marsh facility.  GM Chairman and CEO Mary Teresa Barra recently defended the company’s decision to overhaul its …


Business, Government

Bevins sends letter to Gov. Hogan on closing of GM plant in White Marsh

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Councilwoman Cathy Bevins on Monday sent a letter to Governor Larry Hogan, Baltimore County Executive John Olszewski Jr., and Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger, urging all levels of government work together to deal with the closing of the General Motors plant in White Marsh. In the letter, Councilwoman Bevins requests that federal, state, and local government representatives work together to assist the …


General Motors to close White Marsh plant

UPDATE: This story has been updated with statements from County Executive Don Mohler and Councilwoman Cathy Bevins. Original story below… —— General Motors announced on Monday that the company would be closing several plants across the U.S. Among the plants to be shuttered is the facility located in White Marsh. The company will lay-off close to 15,000 workers in the …

2018 UAW GM All American Cruisin’ Car Show comes to White Marsh on Sept. 29

A big auto show is coming to White Marsh later this month. The 2018 UAW GM “All American Cruisin’ Car Show” will be held at the GM Baltimore Operations Plans on Saturday, September 29, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The plant is located at 10301 Philadelphia Road in White Marsh. Proceeds will benefit the White Marsh Volunteer Fire …

4th annual PHWMBA Tastes & Grapes event to benefit WMVFC to be held in April

For the fourth consecutive year, the Perry Hall White Marsh Business Association will be doing something special to give back to the community. On April 20, 2018, the PHWMBA will host its fourth annual “Tastes and Grapes” event at Dejon Vineyards, with proceeds going to benefit the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company’s Capital Campaign. WMVFC has outgrown its current station, …

WMVFC awarded bond bill to help fund construction of new station

The White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company got a boost in their fundraising efforts this week. On Wednesday, WMVFC Captain Rick Blubaugh and President Kevin Palmer attended the State of Maryland Board of Public Works meeting to testify on behalf of a state bond bill that would provide funding toward the construction of their new fire station. The board, which consist …