Police/Fire, Politics

Maryland smoke detector law 2018: requirements and what you need to know

The Baltimore County Fire Department says it has heard from many residents with questions about Maryland’s new smoke alarm law, which was signed in 2013 but includes some requirements that just took effect on January 1, 2018. The following fact sheet will clarify the regulation and what it means for residents of the state of Maryland. What the law requires …


Entertainment, Events, Family

Where to watch 4th of July fireworks in Baltimore County – 2017 edition

Public fireworks displays are a great way to enjoy the summer holiday season. Here is a full list of dates and locations for fireworks displays that have been approved by the Baltimore County Fire Marshal’s Office. Additional displays will be added as the Fire Marshal issues permits. REMINDER: The use of backyard fireworks is illegal; some ground-based and hand-held sparklers …


Where to watch 4th of July fireworks in Baltimore County

It’s almost time for one of the biggest holidays of the year. ┬áBaltimore County has put together a list of locations where you can legally watch fireworks this Fourth of July. Public fireworks displays are a great way to enjoy the summer holiday season. The following is a list of dates and locations of fireworks displays that have been approved …