Baltimore County Executive
Kevin Kamenetzpresented a list of transportation priorities last week to aThe Lake Roland Nature and Environmental Education Center is a new 2,594-square-foot facility that will open to the public on Thursday. The center, which overlooks Lake Roland dam, can accommodate up to 230 people.Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz spent Tuesday afternoon in Woodlawn touting the county's manufacturing base while touring Zentech Manufacturing, a maker of circuit boards for aerospace, defense, medical and industrial clients.
The Baltimore County Police Department will roll out its body program faster than originally planned, County Executive
A new study is recommending that the old Catonsville Elementary School on Frederick Road be demolished.
The study on the vacant century-old building wBaltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz will not kick in money for a midge-eradication plan proposed by Gov. Larry Hogan -- the latest dispute between the two politicians.Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker has returned $756,000 to Baltimore that was sent as reimbursement for help the county provided during the April 2015 unrest.Midges — those nasty swarms of tiny but bothersome insects — have become the latest subject of political jockeying between Gov. Larry Hogan and Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz.A proposed commercial development at a key intersection in Towson is likely to move forward in the Baltimore County review process, following action from the County Council.Towson's representative on the Baltimore County council will introduce a resolution for a contested development at York Road and Bosley Avenue this October.Judge Christian M. Kahl, a retired Baltimore County Circuit Court judge, died MondaySEPT26 from a stroke at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Timonium resident was 80.Barbara Pash Milsten, an accomplished Baltimore writer and editor who was known and respected for her versatility and unflappability and for never missing a deadline, died Friday from lung cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Pikesville resident was 75.
A man was shot by a Baltimore County police officer on Friday afternoon, according to police.
The shooting was related to an earlier robbery Friday ofMaryland Comptroller Peter Franchot and the NAACP are asking the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate the lack of air conditioning in public schools in Baltimore City and Baltimore CountyBaltimore County's plans to accelerate air-conditioning projects at public schools got a key approval from the state on Thursday.A state school construction panel will decide Thursday whether to grant Baltimore County a waiver allowing it to speed installation of central air-conditioning in 12 schools by the start of next school year.A new pavilion at Oregon Ridge Park will enhance programming at the county facility for decades to come, officials said at a ribbon cutting ceremony for the structure Tuesday.Baltimore County improves sidewalks near Catonsville's Westowne Elementary, expediting projects the PTA said are needed so children can walk safely to school.Baltimore County plans to install solar panel fields at four locations as part of an effort to improve energy efficiency and to use more clean energy, County Executive Kevin Kamenetz announced Monday.The Baltimore County government will not have to pay millions of dollars to employees who overpaid into the county pension system for years, a federal judge ruled this week.To help raise money for the restorations, the cemetery committee has come up with a new fundraiser, that blends Reisterstown's community spirit with a love of historyThe Baltimore County Council plans to start live-streaming its meetings – years after other county governments adopted the practice.The Baltimore County Council will vote Monday on whether to ban landlords from discriminating against prospective tenants who use government housing vouchers.Baltimore County officials opened the last section of Owings Mills Boulevard to traffic on Thursday, connecting the communities of Randallstown and Owings Mills.The Hereford Branch of the Baltimore County Public Libraries celebrated its grand reopening Tuesday, June 14 not only as a place to read and relax, but also a new community center everyone can enjoy.Event will be held Friday from 6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Allegheny Avenue between Washington Avenue and the roundabout, according to group officials. The event immediately precedes Feet on the Street in downtown Towson.Baltimore County will pay $1.5 million to the mother of a 17-year-old boy who died after an off-duty county police officer chased him in Randallstown and allegedly put him in a chokehold in 2012.