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  • Letter: Two proposed developments will benefit Catonsville

    I am writing to support two construction projects proposed for greater Catonsville. The first is the Southwest Physicians Pavilion, a project of Whalen Properties, to be built on the corner of Wilkens and Kenwood avenues at the Baltimore Beltway. The...
  • Workers 'outraged' by Kamenetz, former councilmen's pensions

    Workers 'outraged' by Kamenetz, former councilmen's pensions
    The head of a Baltimore County public employees union says workers are outraged over the lucrative pension deals of County Executive Kevin Kamenetz and former councilmen Sam Moxley and Vince Gardina. An amendment to a 2010 pension reform law allowed...
  • Bevins: County pension deal 'sounds like double dipping'

    Baltimore County Council members are privately discussing the lucrative pension deals of County Executive Kevin Kamenetz and former councilmen Sam Moxley and Vince Gardina. A Sun editorial published this Sunday highlighted the men’s retirement...
  • Marks, Quirk to introduce open-space bill for Balto. Co.

    Two Baltimore County councilmen plan to introduce legislation they say would help better protect undeveloped areas for recreation and green space in older urban communities. Councilmen David Marks and Tom Quirk say the measure would add another layer...
  • Balto. Co. spending could grow by $47.5 million next year

    Baltimore County will need to build flexibility in to its budget to prepare for teacher pension costs that could be passed on from the state to local governments, the chairman of the county's spending affordability committee said Tuesday. Gov. Martin O'...
  • Plans for Balto. Co. senior-housing developments moving forward

    Plans for two Baltimore County senior housing developments, one of which is tied to the expansion of the Catonsville Family Y, are set to move forward this week. County Councilman Tom Quirk said he plans to introduce resolutions Monday seeking council...
  • Opponents speak against Balto. Co. transgender bill

    Opponents of a proposal to protect transgender people from discrimination in Baltimore County urged the County Council on Monday to defeat the measure, saying they fear the bill could have unintended consequences. At a council meeting, about 15 people...
  • Balto. Co. Council may strip bathrooms from transgender bill

    Update: Baltimore County Council members say they'll consider an amendment to exempt public restrooms, locker rooms and dressing rooms from a bill meant to protect transgender people from discrimination. Councilman John Olszewski Sr., a Dundalk Democrat,...
  • Baltimore Co. Council poised to reform development practice

    The Baltimore County Council is poised make it easier to get information about plans filed under a real estate development method that has been criticized as too easy on builders and too hard on residents trying to keep track of what's going on in their...
  • Transgender bill stirs fear, controversy in Baltimore County

    Transgender bill stirs fear, controversy in Baltimore County
    Jenna Fischetti picks a seat at a Baltimore County Starbucks where she can see who's coming and going. As a transgender woman, the 47-year-old is always on guard. "My head's on the swivel," said Fischetti, a freckled brunette. When she slips into a...
  • Gender identity and bathrooms in Balto. Co.

    Gender identity and bathrooms in Balto. Co.
    Tuesday night, the Baltimore County Council has a chance to send a powerful message about equality and fairness to all Marylanders when it votes on a bill to extend the county's anti-discrimination laws to cover transgender people. In the county where...