Eric Williams

Dundalk parents fight plan to move Eastwood Elementary

Dundalk parents are trying to stop a county plan that would displace students at Eastwood Center Elementary School, a magnet program they say provides a unique experience for young children.

Under a proposal by Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz, certain government properties in the county would be sold for private development.  The plan includes selling the North Point Government Center in Dundalk, a move that would make the police precinct there relocate to the building that now houses the Eastwood school.

School officials have presented parents with two scenarios. Under the first option, Eastwood, Norwood Elementary, and Holabird Middle would merge to become one...