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Councilman Marks provides update on Gerst Farm in Perry Hall, meeting to be held

NOTTINGHAM, MD—On Thursday morning, Baltimore County Councilman David Marks provided an update on the Gerst Farm property. Councilman Marks sent the following to NottinghamMD.com: For five years, I have blocked development of the Gerst Farm in Perry Hall. In 2015, I blocked a proposed Planned Unit Department that included a blend of apartments, townhouses, and single-family homes that would have …


Couple arrested in connection with thefts from autos in White Marsh

Police in Baltimore County have arrested and charged a pair of individuals in connection with multiple thefts from autos, and one theft of a vehicle. Charles Allen Fry, 39, of no fixed address, and Lauren Michelle Richardson, 30, of Tracys Landing, have been charged with multiple counts of theft, credit card fraud, and various other related charges resulting from a …

Gunpowder Valley Conservancy honors Marks, Perry as ‘Green Heroes’

At its annual fundraiser, the Gunpowder Valley Conservancy named Baltimore County Councilman David Marks and longtime GVC official Peggy Perry as its “Heroes of the Green.” The award recognizes outstanding leadership in preserving and improving the Gunpowder River Valley. Councilman Marks has served northeastern Baltimore County since 2010. During his tenure, he blocked the development of 11 acres to the …

Councilman Marks: agreement restricts development at Honeygo Boulevard woodlands

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Wednesday that an agreement has been reached to place Neighborhood Commons, or open space zoning, on the 29-acre Maryland State Fish and Game Protective Association off Honeygo Boulevard. Presently, the land is zoned DR 1, or one house per acre. The Neighborhood Commons zoning restricts any and all new development at the property, …