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Cathy Bevins

Balto. Co. Question K? A moot point

Balto. Co. Question K? A moot point

Baltimore County voters face some enormously consequential decisions on the ballot next month, but Question K isn't one of them. Vote for it or vote against it, and the result is going to be the same: A regional outlet shopping center is going to be built in White Marsh. Here's the story.

In 2014, Paragon Outlet Partners agreed to buy a large tract near the intersection of Interstate 95 and Maryland 43 and announced plans to build a $100 million outlet center, 250 apartments and some office buildings. That proposal replaced a previously approved plan for the tract that included 1,250 apartments, plus office space, retail and other projects. Reaction from the community was mixed,...