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Harford's Glassman calls his first year as county executive 'amazing'

Harford's Glassman calls his first year as county executive 'amazing'

Harford County Executive Barry Glassman says his first year in the top local elected office fulfilled a long-held dream.

"It's been an amazing year," Glassman, a Republican, said during an interview session with Aegis reporters and editors Wednesday in his third-floor office in downtown Bel Air. The office is filled with sheep-themed items in a nod to his Darlington farm, but also is not lacking in waterfowl carvings and other tributes to his personal and his county's varied history.

Glassman said he's wanted to be the elected leader for a long time, back to his days as a student at Havre de Grace Middle School.

As with any elected officials, his first year has...

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