Emergency Response, Government

Bevins appointed to police chief search panel

Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski on Wednesday announced the names of the panelists who will interview top candidates to be the next Baltimore County Chief of Police, including several community representatives. The panel will interview up to 10 candidates and advise the County Executive on the strength of each candidate. The County Executive will select and interview finalists based on …


Education, Events, Government

Community town hall meeting to be held at McCormick Elementary

The latest in a series of town hall meetings with be coming to the Rosedale area next week. County Executive Johnny Olszewski and Councilwoman Cathy Bevins will be holding a town hall meeting at McCormick Elementary School on Thursday, February 7, 2019, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Advertisement These town hall meetings are focused on Baltimore County’s current fiscal climate, …


Traffic calming pilot program to be initiated countywide

Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski and Fifth District Councilman David Marks announced jointly that the Baltimore County Department of Public Works would initiate a traffic calming pilot program that will position digital speed signs around Baltimore County. The speed signs are meant to help mitigate high-speed drivers in residential neighborhoods as part of a comprehensive traffic calming strategy. “Councilman Marks …

Baltimore County Winter Restaurant Week kicks off on Jan. 17

We hope you’re hungry. The 2019 edition of Baltimore County Winter Restaurant Week will kick off on Thursday, January 17th. The kickoff event will take place at the new Michael’s Café in White Marsh/Middle River.  On-hand will be County Executive Johnny Olszewski, Jr. and Baltimore County Chamber of Commerce President & CEO Brent Howard. Dozens of restaurants will be offering …

Baltimore County Police Department announces new uniforms, vehicle conversions [PHOTOS, VIDEO]

The Baltimore County Police Department, in conjunction with County Executive Johnny Olszewski, announced the beginning of police uniform and vehicle conversions on Friday. Uniforms Officers will now wear baseball caps with the police logo and dark blue, rip-stop, cargo-style trousers. They will continue to wear the current uniform shirts, however, the body armor vest will be worn externally (over their …

County Executive issues statement regarding public safety concerns at White Marsh Mall

An uptick in public disturbances in and around White Marsh Mall has led to much concern within the local community in recent months. On Friday, County Executive Johnny Olszewski, Jr. issued a statement in response to these concerns. “Every person deserves to feel safe in their community,” said Olszewski. “(Baltimore County Police) Chief (Terrence) Sheridan and I are actively discussing additional …