News Search
News Archive
News Tags
Archive by month: 2019-3Return
RSS

Snowden River Parkway Lane Addition Project to Begin

A Howard County construction project to add a third left-turn lane on westbound Snowden River Parkway between Minstrel Way and Broken Land Parkway, in an effort to decrease congestion at the intersection, is expected to begin on or about Monday, April 7.
Read More

Thursday’s Rain Triggers EC Safe and Sound Enhanced Stream Debris Removal Action

Thursday’s rainfall has triggered the second enhanced stream debris removal action since Howard County Executive Calvin Ball unveiled Phase One of his EC Safe and Sound plan in December 2018. As part of his plan to ensure public safety, Ball ordered inspections and debris removal of nine streams any time the County has a rainfall of two inches or greater in a 24-hour period, or after an hour of sustained winds more than 30 mph. 
Read More

County Executive Ball and Howard County Library System Launch New Program That Allows Residents to Borrow Framed Artwork

On Friday, March 22nd, Howard County Executive Calvin Ball will speak at a preview breakfast for a new Art Education Collection in the Howard County Library System (HCLS). This new initiative is one of only a few in the nation. It is integral to HCLS' mission to promote art and cultural education for all and create greater access and exposure to art within the community.
Read More
County Executive Ball Prefiles Bill to Advance Construction of High School #13

County Executive Ball Prefiles Bill to Advance Construction of High School #13

Howard County Executive Calvin Bill prefiled legislation with the County Council to move to the final phase of landsite acquisition for construction of a new high school, Howard County’s 13th, on Mission Road in Jessup. The legislation, when approved by the Council, gives the county executive authority to sign a Development Rights and Responsibilities Agreement (DRRA) with the companies that own the property, so settlement can move forward.
Read More

Application Deadline Approaching for Flood Mitigation Assistance Grants

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball is reminding property owners that the deadline to apply for Flood Mitigation Assistance Grants, established under Phase One of his EC Safe and Sound plan, is Friday, March 29, 2019. The grants are available to property owners in the Plum Tree, Little Plum Tree, Tiber-Hudson and New Cut watersheds for improvements to their structures only.
Read More

Fels Lane Paving Project Underway

A Howard County construction project to mill and repave Fels Lane in Ellicott City is underway. Weather permitting, the project is expected to be completed by late March. 
Read More
County Executive Ball Signs MOU for the Gateway Innovation Center In Columbia

County Executive Ball Signs MOU for the Gateway Innovation Center In Columbia

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball marked his 100th day in office by signing a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Howard County Economic Development Authority (HCEDA), for the Gateway Innovation Center in Columbia. The Center is being launched to serve as a nexus of resources for innovation and small, minority, woman, and veteran-owned business creation and support. Strategically located between Washington, DC and Baltimore, in the 920-acre Columbia Gateway Innovation District, the Cent...
Read More
Page 2 of 4 First 1[2]34 Last