Maryland Blog Posts

CB38-2019 Protect This Watershed

August 23, 2019

Howard County has a lot of upcoming legislation with hearings scheduled in September. This includes CB38-2019, the Protect This Watershed bill.

forest along water

Forest Forum - August 20th

August 14, 2019

On Tuesday, August 20th, County Executive Pittman is holding a town hall at South River High School (201 Central Ave E, Edgewater, MD 21037) at 6:30 PM to present his proposed update to Anne Arunde

Planning a Livable Future for Frederick County

August 12, 2019

In the next few decades, how and where Frederick County grows will have enormous impacts on improvement or decline in air and water quality, how much County residents contribute to climate change,

Baltimore City Councilman Bill Henry, residents, and advocates in front of City Hall after the Plastic Bag Reduction Bill public hearing.

Baltimore's Plastic Bag Reduction Bill: public hearings and work sessions

August 12, 2019

On Tuesday, August 6, the Baltimore City Council's Judiciary Committee held its first public hearing on the Plastic Bag Reduction Bill.

Sewage Overflow in Baltimore. Photo by Jennifer Kunze

How local governments help with sewage backups

July 15, 2019

Last year, over 5,000 basement backups were reported to 311 in Baltimore City.