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Councilman Marks: PHIA distributes inaccurate development plan for Gerst Farm

PERRY HALL, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks criticized the Perry Hall Improvement Association for distributing inaccurate information about the Gerst Farm. In their email blast, the organization attached an old development plan that does not represent changes to the property. “As the former nine-term president of the Perry Hall Improvement Association, it pains me to see this venerable organization distributing …


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Councilman Marks to recommend downzoning 96 acres in Perry Hall

PERRY HALL, MD— Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Tuesday that he will recommend downzoning 96 acres in eastern Perry Hall to limit infill development. The 96 acres stretches from the Forge Acres neighborhood east to Interstate-95. It is presently zoned for two homes per acre, and would change to one house per acre. “Residents have constantly told me …


Perry Hall Improvement Association awards scholarship to local student

PERRY HALL, MD—A great honor has been bestowed upon a deserving Perry Hall High School student. Each year, the Perry Hall Improvement Association selects one Perry Hall High School student to receive the Dorothy S. McMann Scholarship. The student selected must not only have excelled in school, but they must also have made a strong impact in the Perry Hall …

Perry Hall Improvement Association holds Memorial Day ceremony at Perry Hall Veterans Memorial [VIDEO]

PERRY HALL, MD—Since their traditional school ceremony was cancelled this year, the Perry Hall Improvement Association held a Memorial Day ceremony at the Perry Hall Veterans Memorial on Monday morning. The memorial is located at the base of the flagpole at Perry Hall Elementary School. Councilman David Marks recently announced that he would be forming committees to improve both the …

Perry Hall Improvement Association to hold first 2019 ‘Boh’s and O’s’ community event

PERRY HALL – A local community association is kicking off its annual series of neighborhood events. The Perry Hall Improvement Association is inviting local residents to attend its first monthly Boh’s and O’s event on Tuesday, June 25, 2019. The event will be held at Looney’s Pub Perry Hall, located at 8706 Belair Road in Nottingham (21236) from 6 p.m. …

Councilman Marks creates work group of residents to plan for future of Gerst Farm

UPDATE: Councilman David Marks has provided an update on the Gerst Farm property. Original story below… —— PERRY HALL, MD – Councilman David Marks announced on Tuesday the creation of a working group that will identify goals and evaluate plans for any future development of the Gerst Farm in eastern Perry Hall. Councilman Marks down-zoned the entire farm in 2016 …

Tributes, memorials pour in for slain officer

A community is in mourning. Following the death of Officer Amy Caprio in Perry Hall on Monday, tributes and memorials are popping up all around the community. The Perry Hall Improvement Association has placed a mourning bunting on the community’s “Perry Hall” sign. Flowers are being left at the “Precinct 8” sign at the Parkville precinct. The Parkville Carney Business …

PHIA Bunny Breakfast returns on March 24

The Perry Hall Improvement Association Bunny Breakfast is back. The 7th annual Easter tradition will take place on Saturday, March 24, 2018, at the Gunpowder Lodge. Seatings are at 8:15 a.m. and at 9:30 a.m.  Egg hunts will be taking place at 9:15 a.m. and at 10:15 a.m. The event will include a breakfast buffet, craft activities for kids, and …