The Baltimore County Board of Education approved a pair of easements that will allow for construction of the proposed Patient First medical clinic on York Road in Towson to move forward, Councilman David Marks said Wednesday.
The 5th District Pedestrian and Bicycle Advisory Committee has teamed up with the county's Department of Public Works and members of County Executive's staff to submit a proposal to the state that fund a "Bike Beltway" around downtown Towson.
The bill was discussed at a heavily attended work session on Tuesday, May 1, but council attorney Michael Fields said the council did not have the authority to legislate for the city-owned property located in the county.
The Baltimore County Planning Board voted unanimously Thursday to maintain the Colony at Kenilworth's zoning at its current level after public backlash put the proposed zoning change under scrutiny last month.
Despite widespread community and council support, a bill that would allow mountain biking at the Loch Raven Reservoir could stall after the county attorney said such a law wasn't in the county's power.
Towson residents are searching for answers after a Comprehensive Zoning Map Process issue raised by County Councilman David Marks has led to a sudden recommended up-zoning of the Colony at Kenilworth Apartments.
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz proposed Thursday a general fund operating budget of about $1.6 billion that includes no tax increases but reduces the number of county employees through attrition.
A last-ditch bargaining effort was not enough to overcome County Executive Kevin Kamenetz' opposition as a bill that would ultimately add elected members to the Baltimore County Board of Education died on the House floor Monday night.
Developers in some parts of northeastern Baltimore County would no longer be able to squeeze new properties onto existing lots without a new road, under a bill introduced by three County Council members Monday.
Fifth District County Councilman David Marks said March 28 that his office has been in discussions for the past six months on a project that will bring a Patient First walk-in medical clinic to York Road in Towson.
A day after the Baltimore County Council voted to table legislation that would have reduced pension benefits for a portion of the county's workforce, the leader of the Baltimore County Federation of Public Employees singled out 5th District Councilman David Marks, who represents Towson, for his vote on the issue.
Baltimore County Council members on Monday tabled legislation proposed by County Executive Kevin Kamenetz that could have reduced some workers' pensions, after pressure from unions that said the bill undermined labor rights.
A pair of Planned Unit Developments in Catonsville and Arbutus, as well as the county's first open-space zoning overlay classification, both gained public support at the Baltimore County Council's work session Tuesday.
Fifth District County Councilman David Marks participated in a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Brightview Senior Living facility in Towson on Feb. 28, yet another step in the development's march towards a late June opening.
Nearly a year after one of the nation's most high-profile assaults on a transgender person happened at a Baltimore County McDonald's, the County Council is considering legislation to ban discrimination based on gender identity.