| Jul 24, 2012
| 5:24 PM
The redevelopment of Fort Ritchie appears to be back to square one with the transfer of the former military base from Corporate Office Properties Trust back to PenMar Development Corp.
“I would describe it as a new start,” said Dan Pheil, the...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 4:19 PM
An environmental attorney for the U.S. Army said Friday the Army will not conduct an environmental survey of the former Fort Ritchie Army base at Cascade because the property has been transferred back to PenMar Development Corp.
Such studies can be...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 7:35 PM
The new owners of the former Fort Ritchie U.S. Army base squashed a few rumors Tuesday and fielded questions from some of the 200 people who rent duplexes and town houses on the base.
More than 60 people, most of them base residents, packed the community...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 12:37 PM
Work on a supplemental environmental impact statement about the proposed development of the former Fort RitchieU.S. Armybase has not begun because the Army hasn’t designated money for the study, Army environmental attorney David Howlett said last...
| Apr 22, 2012
Make no mistake, economic development — or lack of economic development — in Washington County over the next five years will be thick with the fingerprints of former County Commissioner and current EDC board warrior Ron Bowers.
| Apr 25, 2012
| 3:35 PM
PenMar Development Corp. and Corporate Office Properties Trust officials have been discussing the possibility of transferring the former Fort Ritchie Army base back to PenMar, according to Washington County Commissioner John Barr.
| Mar 3, 2013
| 4:21 PM
Hagerstown Regional Airport and the former Fort Ritchie U.S. Army base both have a place in Washington County’s history, and officials at each facility want them to play a part in the county’s economic future.
Along with those facilities,...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 6:43 PM
The PenMar Development Corp. plans to hire a real estate consulting firm in the near future and have a strategic redevelopment plan later this year, Executive Director Dori Nipps told the Washington County Board of Commissioners.
The board held an...