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Pages from the Past: Baltimore County commits funds to build community college in Catonsville

An article in the Dec. 21, 1961, edition of the Herald Argus and Baltimore Countian reported plans to build a community college. For the first time in its history, Baltimore county has committed itself to establishing separate plant and facilities for higher education. This precedent is the result of the County Council's approval last week of a Capital Improvement allocation of $250,000 to the Catonsville Community College. Previously endorsed by the County Executive and the Board of Education, the appropriation will be matched by an equal grant from the State. Half of the total sum of $500,000 will be used for purchasing a campus and the other half will be used for renovations or...