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Conservancy Unveils Plastic Campaign

The Howard County Conservancy, of Woodstock, is asking residents, students and businesses to “Take a Pass on Plastic” and rethink their use of single-use...

Alpha Ridge Landfill to Grow

Responding to community demand for composting resources Howard County announced a significant expansion to the county’s facility at the Alpha Ridge Landfill in Marriottsville....

paSNAPsco Photo Contest Entries

The Patapsco Heritage Greenway is issuing a call for entries to paSNAPsco – a photo contest and exhibit depicting the diverse beauty of Maryland’s...

Ellicott City Tunnel Project to be investigated

A Howard County construction project to conduct soil borings in Ellicott City’s Historic District is underway. The findings from these soil boring will aid...

Ruppersberger supports funding bills

Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger voted in favor of two bipartisan funding agreements that will have a far-reaching impact on the Second District and Maryland,...

Ball Announces Major Commitments to Climate Action

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball recently announced a series of environmental commitments intended to move the county forward in environmental sustainability, reduce emissions and...

Howard County Seeks Nominees for Business Recycling , Green Leadership Awards

The Howard County Department of Public Works’ Bureau of Environmental Services has announced that nomination forms are available for its annual Business Recycling and...

Ball announces major updates to Forest Conservation Act

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball announced major updates to the Howard County Forest Conservation Act, which had not been updated since the 1990s, to...

MES signs agreement with Bioenergy DevCo

Maryland Environmental Service (MES) has entered into an agreement with Bioenergy DevCo (BDC). MES, a state-owned nonprofit, will provide extensive operational expertise to Howard...

Bioenergy DevCo acquires BTS Biogas

Howard County-based Bioenergy DevCo, a leading global developer of anaerobic digestion facilities that create renewable energy and healthy soil products, has acquired BTS Biogas,...

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