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County Executive Ball Reminds Ellicott City Residents of Public Meeting on Emergency Public Alert System

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball reminds residents that the Office of Emergency Management will hold the first of three public meetings next week regarding the Emergency Public Alert System proposed for Historic Ellicott City. The meeting is scheduled for Monday, February 25, 2019 at 7:00 PM in the Banneker Room of the George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive in Ellicott City, to review plans, answer questions and gather community feedback.
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County Executive Ball Reminds Businesses Affected by May 15-20, 2018 Flooding, SBA Working Capital Loans Still Available

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball is reminding businesses affected by severe flooding on May 15-20, 2018, that U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) working capital loans are still available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and private nonprofit organizations. Deadline to apply is Thursday, March 14, 2019.
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County Executive Ball Provides Update on First Phase of Ellicott City Safe and Sound Plan

County Executive Ball Provides Update on First Phase of Ellicott City Safe and Sound Plan

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball updated progress in the first phase of his Ellicott City Safe and Sound plan at a news conference in Historic Ellicott City. Ball unveiled the new Safe and Sound website, launched the Flood Mitigation Assistance Pilot Program application, announced an upgraded emergency alert plan and introduced the members of an exploratory committee to examine the potential for creating a Community Development Corporation (CDC) for Ellicott City. 
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