The Baltimore County Council is considering a resolution encouraging White Marsh Mall to adopt a curfew for underage teenagers on Friday and Saturday evenings. The request would be a response to a fight over the summer during which police arrested seven minors and two 19-year-olds.
Councilman David Marks has introduced a bill that would relieve developers of the Bosley condominiums from Baltimore County's demand that the roads around the project be widened. The developer says it would be too expensive and the community doesn't want additional traffic.
The Baltimore County Council plans to vote Monday on a bill that would give greater scrutiny to projects that would affect wildlife at county parks, a move inspired by a controversial tree-painting effort at Oregon Ridge Park.
The Baltimore County executive, Don Mohler, harshly criticized a proposal from two county legislators to cut late-night weekend bus service to White Marsh Mall after a fight on Saturday led to the arrest of nine people.
The Baltimore City Council president and a representative of a Northeast Baltimore district said Thursday that they were strongly opposed to a proposal to cut bus service to White Marsh Mall after a fight over the weekend. They believe some supporters of the proposal are motivated by racism.
Baltimore County Council members Cathy Bevins and Davis Marks asked the MTA in a letter Wednesday to stop sending buses to the White Marsh Mall area after 11 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays after a fight over the weekend that led to the arrest of two adults and seven juveniles.
Councilman David Marks is calling on Baltimore County to plant 112 trees to replace the 30 trees that were cut down at the site of the old Towson fire station before it was sold to developer Caves Valley.
Five Baltimore County Council members held off primary challengers Tuesday. Democrats Julian E. Jones Jr. of Woodstock and Tom Quirk of Oella and Republicans Todd Crandell of Dundalk, Wade Kach of Cockeysville and David Marks of Perry Hall all now advance to the general election in November.
The northernmost part of Baltimore County, District 3, has two Democrats and three Republicans to choose from in the June 26 primary. District 5, which encompasses Towson, has two candidates of each party.
Bolstered by a controversial public financing package, the developers of the Towson Row project plan to gather Thursday with Baltimore County officials to mark the planned revival of the long-stalled project.
A Baltimore County police officer was killed Monday in a confrontation after responding to a burglary call in Perry Hall, setting off an hours-long search through densely populated suburban neighborhoods.
Kevin Kamenetz's political career spanned 24 years and much change in Baltimore County. It grew in population, urbanized and diversified, and saw Sparrows Point go from making steel to, soon, welcoming an Amazon distribution center a hydroponic greenhouse.
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz — a Democratic candidate for governor and a fixture in state politics for nearly a quarter century — died Thursday morning of cardiac arrest, officials said. Here’s how local political figures were reacting.
Almost immediately after the Baltimore County School Board voted 8-4 to hire Verletta White as superintendent, dissenting members ignited a grassroots lobbying effort to ask the state schools superintendent to block the appointment.