Allan H. Kittleman

Move forward on Ellicott City redevelopment plan

Move forward on Ellicott City redevelopment plan

The decision to remove historic Ellicott City buildings to ease future flooding concerns has brought much controversy and attention to Howard County over the past few weeks. County Executive Allan Kittleman and District 1 County Councilman Jon Weinstein proposed the removal of 5 percent of the buildings including 10 buildings on the south side of Main Street and seven buildings beyond Ellicott Mills Drive (“Resident back flood-control plan to tear down Ellicott City buildings,” Sept. 18).

I can only imagine how difficult it was for County Executive Kittleman and...

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