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Ruppersberger helps boost Chesapeake Bay funding to historic $85M

Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger and his colleagues on the House Appropriations Committee have passed two bills funding key investments to the Chesapeake Bay, including...

Ellicott City to begin soil borings

A Howard County project to conduct soil borings in the vicinity of Main Street and Maryland Avenue in Ellicott City is expected to begin...

Arundel’s Pittman makes pitch for county to lead on forest conservation

Approximately 150 people attended a recent town hall to discuss Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman’s plan to strengthen the county’s forest conservation law....

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,...
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Howard seeking $75M for flood plan

Howard County has applied for vital Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) funding from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to finance the...

Maryland Energy Administration awards $1.6M for solar parking lots

The Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) announced $1.6 million to build eight new solar parking canopies, with 35 new electric vehicle (EV) charging stations, that are expected...

Howard DPW Seeks Input on Recycling Habits

The Howard County Department of Public Works’ (DPW) Bureau of Environmental Services Recycling Division released an online survey to gather community input regarding recycling...

Ball updates Ellicott City flood mitigation progress

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball provided a progress report on the Ellicott City Safe and Sound Plan launched last December for Old Ellicott City’s...

Howard signs solar power agreement 

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball announced a Solar Power Purchasing Agreement (PPA) with KDC Solar, Inc. that would cover approximately 30 percent of the...

MES Announces Key Dredging Contract

The Maryland Environmental Service (MES), of Millersville, has been issued to award a $12.7 million contract for the dredging of 209-acre Lake Linganore, in...

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