Towson area state and local officials wrote to Dance asking for assurances that the Loch Raven Elementary School building will be saved. The letter was signed by signed by Councilman David Marks, who represents Towson, Council Chairwoman Cathy Bevins; state Sen. Jim Brochin; and Dels. Sue Aumann, William Frank and Steve Lafferty, all of whom represent Towson.
Dance further said in his letter that the Board of Education's action at its April 22 meeting, accepting the site for construction fo the school, "was a requirement for consideration to be eligible for [Interagency Commission for Public School Construction] approval.
"I am pleased with this response and look forward to the upcoming dialogue with the Loch Raven Village community," Marks said in an email.