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Ball pre-files Forest Conservation Manual

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball pre-filed legislation to improve the Forest Conservation Manual, which would implement the outdated Forest Conservation Act and be the...

MPT visits Anne Arundel County

Maryland Public Television’s (MPT) popular original series Maryland Farm & Harvest will feature farms and locations in Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Harford and Washington counties as...

Pittman aims to reduce sediment pollution

Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman announced new guidance aimed at reducing sediment pollution from construction sites. The guidance, released by the county’s Department of...

Ball to review Forest Conservation Manual 

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball announced the launch of a 21-day public comment period on the Howard County Forest Conservation Manual draft. The Forest Conservation...

Howard plastic bag fee starts Oct. 1

All stores in Howard County who provide customers a disposable plastic bag at the point of sale are required to charge 5 cents per...

Howard gets tree planting grant from NFWF

Howard County's Office of Community Sustainability (OCS) and Department of Recreation & Parks (HCRP) have received a 2020 Innovative Nutrient & Sediment Reduction Grant...

Howard agrees to purchase Savage property

Howard County announced that an Agreement of Sale has been reached to acquire the Savage remainder property, a 4.8-acre parcel located to the west...

Sun Belle in Jessup goes solar

Aurora Energy, Inc. completed a 450 kW rooftop solar array system at Sun Belle Inc.’s 64,000 square foot distribution and warehouse facility in Jessup. The...

Hannon Armstrong announces $350M offering

Annapolis-based Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, an investor in climate change solutions, announced a private offering of $350 million in aggregate principal amount of...

Pittman to convert fleet to all-electric

Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman directed the Office of Central Services to begin converting the county’s fleet of more than 1,600 conventional vehicles...

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