Police/Fire, Traffic

Medical emergency reported on Route 40

JOPPA, MD—Emergency crews are on the scene of a Friday evening incident along Route 40. At just after 7:15 p.m., units responded to a medical emergency along eastbound Pulaski Highway near the Little Gunpowder River. There has been no update on the patient’s condition. Motorists should use caution in the area. Story continues below   Featured

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Baltimore County Council urges ‘no discharge’ option at Mountain Christian

JOPPA, MD – On Monday evening, the Baltimore County Council, at the request of Councilman David Marks, urged a “no discharge” option to address the wastewater issue at Mountain Christian Church in Joppa. In recent weeks, the church unveiled plans to upgrade its wastewater facility. This proposal included an option whereby the church would pump up to 5,000 gallons per …

Olszewski announces preservation of five farms by Baltimore County, Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation

TOWSON, MD – County Executive Johnny Olszewski announced on Friday that offers had been made to preserve five farms totaling 561 acres in Baltimore County through the Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation. The Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation made offers to five farms in Baltimore County through the Fiscal Year 2019 State easement process. The offers were scheduled to go …