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County Executive Calvin Ball Announces New Equity and Restorative Practices Position

County Executive Calvin Ball Announces New Equity and Restorative Practices Position

Today, County Executive Calvin Ball announced a new government position, the Equity and Restorative Practices Manager, whose role will identify any practices or policies needed to ensure equity; recommend and implement training and competency-building; develop strategic community partnerships. Through restorative practices, the leader in this position will help our community in strengthening relationships and building social connections. Ball also announced the renaming of the Office of Human Ri...
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Coronavirus Updates: Data Trends, Rec & Parks, Bike Share Reopening, Twin Freedoms Day

Coronavirus Updates: Data Trends, Rec & Parks, Bike Share Reopening, Twin Freedoms Day

Howard County continues to see COVID-19 data trending in the right direction. Howard County Health Department now has 45 contract tracers working to trace and investigate COVID-10 confirmed cases in the county. Cited in the HoCo RISE plan, the Center for Health Security at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health estimated 15 contact tracers per 100,000 population needed. Howard County is still onboarding additional contact tracers. 
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Coronavirus Updates: Three New Cases, New Closures, and Canceled Meetings

Coronavirus Updates: Three New Cases, New Closures, and Canceled Meetings

The Howard County Health Department announced three new confirmed cases of coronavirus this afternoon. A man in his 40s who is on dialysis in the hospital, a woman in her 70s who is now self-isolating at home and another man in his 50s with underlying health conditions who is also self-isolating at home. This brings the total cases in Howard County to four.
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