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Environmentalist Uses Fiction to Reach Audience Local environmental businessman Ned Tillman had already written two books. But it’s the release of his third book that could...

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...

Crofton residents protest landfill

Many Crofton residents and activists celebrated on Labor Day weekend when the community won a years-long battle to prevent The Enclave, a proposed community...

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...

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...

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...

New Legislation for Debris Removal from Streams to Prevent New Flooding

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball has pre-filed legislation that, if passed, will allow county workers to access streams on private property to remove debris...

MES Announces Pennington as Managing Director

The Maryland Environmental Service (MES) announced that Steve Pennington, who recently headed business and industry sector development for the Maryland Department of Commerce (DOC),...

EPA Awards $2.4M Clean Diesel Grant to MES

Maryland Environmental Service (MES), of Millersville, will receive a $2.4 million clean diesel grant from the United States Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) on...

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...

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