Business, Government

Olszewski urges GM to retain White Marsh manufacturing jobs

Baltimore County Executive John Olszewski, Jr. reached out to the head of General Motors to emphasize the value of the state-of-the-art White Marsh manufacturing facility, both to GM and to the Baltimore region. GM had previously announced that it would close down the White Marsh facility.  GM Chairman and CEO Mary Teresa Barra recently defended the company’s decision to overhaul its …


Business, Government

Bevins sends letter to Gov. Hogan on closing of GM plant in White Marsh

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Councilwoman Cathy Bevins on Monday sent a letter to Governor Larry Hogan, Baltimore County Executive John Olszewski Jr., and Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger, urging all levels of government work together to deal with the closing of the General Motors plant in White Marsh. In the letter, Councilwoman Bevins requests that federal, state, and local government representatives work together to assist the …


Gov. Hogan declares Maryland state government closure for funeral of President George H.W. Bush

Governor Larry Hogan on Monday declared that Maryland state government agencies and offices would be closed on Wednesday, December 5, 2018, as a mark of respect for President George H.W. Bush’s lifetime of service. Advertisement “Today, I ask that you take time to remember and honor the immeasurable contributions of President George H.W. Bush and his legacy of principled leadership, …

Councilman Marks outlines third term priorities for Carney, Perry Hall, Kingsville

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks has outlined his local priorities for his third term, which will begin with the inauguration of county officials on Monday, December 3rd. In the next term, Councilman Marks says he plans to focus on some overall Baltimore County goals, such as reducing opioid abuse, promoting home ownership, and making the transportation system more inter-modal.   …

Baltimore County Inaugural Ceremonies to be held Dec. 3

The Baltimore County Government Inaugural Ceremonies will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, December 3, 2018. The event will be held at SECU Arena at Towson University. The following elected officials will be sworn into office: County Executive John A. Olszewski, Jr. County Council Tom Quirk, Izzy Patoka, A. Wade Kach, Julian E. Jones, Jr., David Marks, Cathy Bevins, …

Councilman Marks endorsed by CASE

Baltimore County Fifth District Councilman David Marks announced on Wednesday that he had been endorsed by the Council of Administrative and Supervisory Employees (CASE). CASE, established in 1994, is the designated bargaining unit for certificated personnel including principals, assistant principals, coordinators, supervisors, pupil personnel workers, and superintendent’s designees within the Baltimore County school system. CASE has endorsed Councilman Marks in …