Mount de Sales Academy in Catonsville, one of the Baltimore area's oldest schools still in use, is moving forward on plans for a 24,000-square foot Center for Performing Arts and Student Life, to be complete by the end of 2020.
A proposal sent to Rolling Road Golf Club members would see a private golf course built on state-owned land, currently leased by the Patapsco Horse Center. Local and state lawmakers say the backlash it's sparked is premature.
Although Arbutus and the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, were nixed from the county's proposal for the first arts and entertainment district, advocates are optimistic about the passage of the new Catonsville Arts District proposal, expected in December.
The Patapsco Heritage Greenway's new program seeks to bolster native tree habitat curb stormwater runoff in the Patapsco Valley after historic flooding ravaged the state park last year, with help from the community.