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Baltimore County says Caves Valley set to demolish buildings on controversial Towson 'gateway' property

Baltimore County says Caves Valley set to demolish buildings on controversial Towson 'gateway' property

Buildings on the site of the old Towson fire station — a long-debated parcel on York Road at Bosley Avenue known by some as the “gateway” to Towson — are slated for demolition as Baltimore County prepares to transfer the property to developer Caves Valley Partners.

“As empty buildings are a potential liability, Baltimore County has requested that [Caves Valley Partners] demolish the buildings as soon as possible,” county officials said in a press release on Tuesday.

The company reached a $6.9 million deal to purchase the 5.8-acre...

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