Emergency Response, Government, Traffic

Water main break reported in Carney

CARNEY, MD – Crews are on the scene of a Monday morning water main break in the Carney area. The Department of Public Works reports that an eight-inch main has ruptured in the 9300-block of Waltham Woods Road (21234). The break was reported at 6:30 a.m. on Monday and has left about 80 residents without service. The rupture has caused …


Gov. Hogan to be elected chairman of National Governors Association

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan on Friday will be officially elected chairman of the National Governors Association (NGA) at the nonpartisan organization’s 2019 summer meeting in Salt Lake City, UT. In his first address as NGA chairman, Governor Hogan will announce his yearlong initiative to push for the repair, enhancement, and modernization of the nation’s aging infrastructure. “I want …

DPW: postcards explaining upcoming water have been mailed

BALTIMORE, MD – The Department of Public Works announced on Wednesday that postcards had been mailed alerting Baltimore City and County customers that their water bills would be resuming soon, and explaining that their first bill would be higher than normal, covering the months of May, June, and July. DPW officials say they’re confident that the water billing system will …

Councilman Marks: final preparations under way for Joppa Road resurfacing

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Baltimore County is preparing for the resurfacing of two miles of Joppa Road The busy thoroughfare will be repaved from Magledt Road to Belair Road in Carney/Nottingham. Councilman David Marks said on Saturday night that the final stage before resurfacing is currently underway as BGE completes its work. Motorists should bear in mind that this will be …