Politics, Sci-Tech

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 …


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Volunteers plant 100 trees in eastern Perry Hall

On Saturday, April 15th, volunteers with the Gunpowder Valley Conservancy planted 100 trees at the Maryland State Game and Fish Protective Association. Baltimore County Councilman David Marks and local Boy Scout units helped with the effort. The tree plantings are part of a comprehensive effort to improve water quality and enhance the environment at the 25-acre Maryland State Fish and …