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Howard County Can “Merry Mulch” Holiday Trees from December 26th Through January 16th

Howard County Can “Merry Mulch” Holiday Trees from December 26th Through January 16th

Howard County Government is offering residents a variety of FREE holiday tree recycling options through the County’s “Merry Mulch” program. Since 1993, the Merry Mulch program has kept thousands of trees out of the landfill, helping to save money and the environment. All collected trees are delivered to the Composting Facility at Alpha Ridge Landfill and recycled into compost and mulch. Residents are reminded that mask wearing at Alpha Ridge Landfill is always mandatory on the premises.
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Howard County to Plant 150 Trees to Celebrate 30 Years as a “Tree City”

Howard County to Plant 150 Trees to Celebrate 30 Years as a “Tree City”

Today, Howard County Executive Calvin Ball announced the County’s Department of Recreation & Parks will plant 150 trees in Rockburn Branch Park in Elkridge to mark three decades as an Arbor Day Foundation-designated “Tree City.” This year, the County has planted more than 7,000 trees, including a free giveaway of 2,020 native trees to residents back in August.
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Complete Street Improvements Underway in Savage 

A Howard County construction project to improve pedestrian access and safety, while providing vehicular traffic calming at several locations in Savage has begun. The Complete Street project will include curb and sidewalk improvements along and roadway resurfacing of Washington Street between Fair Street and Williams Street, and on Fair Street, Commercial Street and Foundry Street between Baltimore Street and Washington Street.
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Patapsco River Road “Green Street” Improvement Project Underway

A Howard County construction project to implement “green street” improvements at three sites along Patapsco River Road to help reduce roadway runoff and provide stormwater infiltration, habitat areas and traffic calming. Weather permitting, the project is expected to be completed by late December.
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County to Host Public Workshops on Draft Complete Streets Community Engagement Plan

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball invites the public to join the Complete Streets Implementation Team on Wednesday, September 23rd for two virtual public workshops, which follow the release of the County’s draft Complete Streets Community Engagement Plan. The workshops will take place at 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on the 23rd and last about an hour; note, each workshop will cover the same material.
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