Baltimore County will charge developers more fees for parks and open space – Baltimore Sun

The Baltimore County Council on Tuesday approved new legislation that eliminates deductions from fees paid by developers set aside to build and maintain small parks and other open space. County law requires developers to set [...]

2019-09-05T21:46:36-04:00September 5th, 2019|Categories: Development, Legislation, Press|Tags: , |0 Comments

Baltimore County lets developers count parking islands as open space. A new bill could change that. – Baltimore Sun

Baltimore County is missing out on money for public parks and trails because of deductions from fees paid by developers, according to a nonprofit that works to conserve open space in neighborhoods. The group, NeighborSpace [...]

2019-08-19T08:48:31-04:00August 19th, 2019|Categories: Development, Legislation, Press|Tags: , |Comments Off on Baltimore County lets developers count parking islands as open space. A new bill could change that. – Baltimore Sun

Baltimore County councilman wants hosts of unruly parties to serve required community service locally – Baltimore Sun

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Wednesday announced that he will introduce legislation requiring violators of the county's rule against unruly social gatherings to complete any required community service locally. Under current law, judges may [...]

2018-12-14T14:23:54-04:00December 14th, 2018|Categories: Legislation, Press|Tags: , |Comments Off on Baltimore County councilman wants hosts of unruly parties to serve required community service locally – Baltimore Sun

Baltimore County resolution would preserve narrow roads around Bosley Mansion amid redevelopment – Baltimore Sun

County Councilman David Marks introduced a resolution last week that would scrap a requirement that the redevelopers of historic Bosley Mansion widen surrounding roads as part of the project. “The community clearly believes that the [...]

2018-10-10T20:07:23-04:00October 10th, 2018|Categories: Development, Legislation, Press|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Baltimore County resolution would preserve narrow roads around Bosley Mansion amid redevelopment – Baltimore Sun

Two years after social host ordinance, complaints of off-campus parties near Towson University plummet – Baltimore Sun

Two years after the social host ordinance took effect, a Baltimore County initiative designed to quell disruptive and loud college parties in residential neighborhoods, residents say they are seeing positive results. “You can tell from [...]

2018-07-03T10:50:28-04:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Legislation, Press|Tags: , |Comments Off on Two years after social host ordinance, complaints of off-campus parties near Towson University plummet – Baltimore Sun