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Governor Hogan and First Lady Join Howard County Executive for Vaccine Clinic Tour

Governor Hogan and First Lady Join Howard County Executive for Vaccine Clinic Tour

April 14, 2021 Media Contact: Mark Miller, Administrator, Office of Public Information, 410-313-2022  ELLICOTT CITY, MD – Governor Larry Hogan and First Lady Yumi Hogan joined Howard County Executive Calvin Ball today to tour a vaccine clinic at Bridgeway Church in Columbia. The clinic is a partnership between the state’s Vaccine Equity Task Force, Howard County Health Department and other County age...
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Howard County Executive Ball Visits Mobile Vaccine Clinic

Howard County Executive Ball Visits Mobile Vaccine Clinic

Today, Howard County Executive Calvin Ball visited the mobile vaccine clinic at St. John Baptist Church in Columbia. This clinic is one of the first focused on equitable distribution of vaccine to hard to reach communities, an initiative Ball launched earlier this month. The clinic was operated by the Mobile Integrated Community Health (MICH) team, a program of the Department of Fire and Rescue Services. 
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Port Capital Drive Extension Project to Begin

A Howard County construction project to provide roadway access to the future Waterloo Fire Station at 7645 Port Capital Drive in Elkridge, is scheduled to begin on or about Monday, March 15th. Weather permitting, is anticipated to be completed by mid-June 2021. 
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County Executive Ball Hosts Public Safety Town Hall

ELLICOTT CITY, MD – County Executive Calvin Ball hosted a Public Safety Town Hall with Howard County leaders and officials yesterday evening. Leaders discussed handling operations through COVID-19, conveyed current efforts to keep our community safe and addressed social justice and equity issues, as well as provided an overview of their respective operations.
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County Executive Ball Statement on Tropical Storm Isaias

County Executive Ball Statement on Tropical Storm Isaias

County Executive Calvin Ball made the following statement regarding approaching Tropical Storm Isaias: “Our Emergency Management team is closely monitoring the approach of Tropical Storm Isaias, which is expected to cause heavy rainfall and sustained winds at 20-30 miles an hour. A Flash Flood Watch has been issued for the county from Monday at 11 p.m. through Tuesday at 11 p.m." 
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Federal Maryland Delegation Secures Funding for Howard County Fire Department

Federal Maryland Delegation Secures Funding for Howard County Fire Department

Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services has received $821,257 in federal funding, secured by Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen, and Congressmen John Sarbanes and Kweisi Mfume. The funding was awarded through the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Assistance to Firefighters – COVID-19 Supplemental (AFG-S) program, which provides funds for the purchase of PPE and related supplies for our nation’s first responders during the COVID-19 pandemic. 
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