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County Council

Freedom of Information Presentation

On May 7, 2018 Fort Howard Community Association presented a Freedom of Information Act lecture at the Merritt Park Baptist Church located at 1799 Merritt Blvd, Baltimore, MD 21222.     For more information contact mail@forthoward.org or call 410-477-2040.   Kathleen Labuda Secretary/Treasurer   “It’s our community, let’s take care of Read more…

Education

National Historic Preservation Month

Fort Howard is celebrating with the National Trust for Historic Preservation May as Preservation Month with #ThisPlaceMatters. This Place Matters is a national campaign that encourages people to celebrate the places that are meaningful to them and to their communities, and Preservation Month is the perfect time to share it with Read more…

Development

MDOT Chesapeake Bay Crossing Study Meetings

As an international logistics gateway, Trade Point Atlantic’s projected 28,000 tractor trailer trips per day may have several future traffic and environmental impacts on the communities surrounding the new bay bridge crossing.  To assure that all branches of government give proper consideration to the environment the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)  policy Read more…

Environment

MDE Grants Permit Comment Period Extention

Ms. Leah Kelly of Environmental Integrity Project requested on behalf of Fort Howard Community Association an extension of the comment period for the Access World LLC’s commodity grinding and pulverizing processing permit. Mrs. Shannon Heafey of MDE’s Air Quality Permits Program Air and Radiation Administration has favorably replied in the following.   Read more…

Environment

Sparrows Point Grinder Permit Period Extension Filed

Testimony by Fort Howard Community Association representatives and members, Environmental Analyst Mr. Russel Donnelly, and 7th District Civic Council of Baltimore County Leaders Helping Leaders detailed the ongoing air quality concerns regarding fugitive air particulate emissions from the Sparrows Point, Maryland industrial site.  With the 130 years history of toxic industrial Read more…

Environment

Sparrows Point Voluntary Cleanup Program

Sparrows Point Voluntary Cleanup Program MDE/EPA Public Meeting Update on Environmental Work at Sparrows Point April 25, 2018 at 6 p.m. North Point Library 1716 Merritt Boulevard Dundalk, MD 21222   Air Quality Monitors will be addressed for Fort Howard, Community residents and for our schools.   Sparrows Point Environmental Reports   Read more…

General

Rumor Contol

Fort Howard Community Association has received several inquiries from residents if the recent Water Main Replacement Project and Road Repaving in Fort Howard, Maryland was in some way related to the veterans hospital. It has been confirmed through a Freedom of Information Act request to the United Stated Department of Read more…

Environment

Sparrows Point Environmental Permit Hearing

    Thursday, April  19, 2018 at 7 PM the Maryland Department of Environment is taking public comment on Sparrows Point break-bulk shipping terminal operator Access World (USA) LLC’s  application to construct a 1800 ton per hour slag grinding and pulverizing mill at the previous 3100 acre steel manufacturing complex. Records indicate 2600 Read more…

Development

Fort Howard Road Paving

Remembering Fort Howard water main breaks were evening television live news only a couple years ago, many thanks goes out to engineer Mr. Steve Emm of Baltimore County’s Department of Public Works for his water main design and ongoing leadership in the Fort Howard, Maryland project. Utility Contractor Angelozzi and Sons Read more…