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Baltimore County to host public meeting on Land Preservation, Recreation and Parks

TOWSON, MD—In the latest effort to gather community input on the County’s 2022 Land Preservation, Parks and Recreation Plan, the Baltimore County Department of Recreation and Parks will host a virtual public meeting on Thursday, November 18 from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. During the meeting, community members will learn about the planning process and have the opportunity to speak about …


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Olszewski announces preservation of 22-acre site in Perry Hall area

PERRY HALL, MD—Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski on Thursday announced the purchase of a 22.3-acre parcel of land at the northeast corner of Gerst Road and New Gerst Lane in the eastern Perry Hall area, through Maryland’s Program Open Space (POS). The site was purchased for $3.07 million and is the latest effort to expand park and recreation opportunities throughout …


Baltimore County seeks public input on current state of open spaces, recreational opportunities

TOWSON, MD—The Baltimore County Department of Recreation and Parks is requesting input from residents to inform the 2022 Land Preservation, Parks and Recreation Plan. A new online survey asks residents to share their opinions about the current state of open spaces and recreational opportunities in the County and to identify areas for improvement. The survey takes approximately 10 minutes to …

Olszewski makes key personnel announcements

TOWSON, MD—Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski on Wednesday announced several key hires in a number of the administration’s priority areas. Roslyn Johnson has been nominated to serve as the Director of Recreation and Parks, Momen Abukhdeir is serving as the Chief Data and Performance Officer, D’Andrea Walker is the Deputy Director for Transportation, Jessie Bialek is the Bike and Pedestrian …