Business, Education, Government, Real Estate

Councilman Marks passes legislation requiring developer funding for schools

TOWSON, MD – The Baltimore County Council has passed legislation requiring developers to pay impact fees for new residential construction. It is the first time Baltimore County has authorized an impact fee. The Maryland General Assembly recently gave the county the power to pass such an ordinance, and Baltimore County Councilman David Marks immediately sponsored the legislation. Under the bill, …


Education, Government

Gov. Hogan announces compromise proposal for citizen input on post-Labor Day school start

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan has announced proposals, including new legislation, to ensure that the will of local citizens is upheld in any legislative action impacting the start date of the school year, amid legislative efforts to undermine the governor’s executive order requiring Maryland public schools to begin classes after Labor Day. “After years of public outcry, with the strong …


Marks: Perry Hall McDonald’s opens on schedule [PHOTOS]

The Perry Hall McDonald’s is once again open for business. As reported last week, the restaurant was slated to reopen in early February and its doors are now open. Councilman David Marks stopped by today to pay a visit to the newly-rebuilt fast food hub. “Last week, I passed along the news that the Perry Hall McDonald’s would open in …

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 …

Marks: Perry Hall McDonald’s to reopen in early February

UPDATE: See photos from inside the newly-rebuilt McDonald’s here. Original story below… —— Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Wednesday that the new Perry Hall McDonald’s restaurant would be reopening in early February, with a grand opening ceremony to be held on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. The restaurant is located at the intersection of Belair Road, …

Md. Department of Disabilities announces Delegate Christian Miele as Deputy Secretary

Secretary Carol Beatty announced on Thursday the appointment of Delegate Christian J. Miele, Esq., as Deputy Secretary of the Maryland Department of Disabilities. The appointment is effective January 9, the date Miele completes his term of office in the Maryland House of Delegates. “Christian worked hard representing his constituents in Baltimore County, and his experience in health, behavioral health, and …