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Bay 101: Air Pollution

For two generations Fort Howard residents have been plagued with particulate and noxious air emitted from various industrial stationary and mobile sources at adjacent Sparrows Point Peninsula across Old Road Bay. The Clean Air Act was the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s federal response to those decades establishing a set of principal air Read more…

County Council

Sparrows Point Development Taxpayer Funding

  Redwood Capital Investment holding,Tradepoint Atlantic, released on October 17, 2018  their 304 page Tax Incremental Funding application for $120,000,000 submitted to the Baltimore County Department of Labor and Economic Development in Spring 2018.  Tax Incremental Funding Application The application will be reviewed on the merits how Baltimore County taxpayers Read more…

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President Trump Donates to Maryland Battlefield

    President Trump’s generous act  voluntarily donating his personal presidential salary to the  National Park Service Antietam National  Battlefield  in Maryland completely exemplifies  the civic volunteerism Fort Howard Community Association embraces in its mission ” to preserve, enhance, or maintain the rural, historic, small town, Chesapeake Bay character of Fort Howard, Read more…

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Is North Point Bike Trail Grant a Fraud?

Below are documents recently sent to to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Office of General Counsel Mrs. Jennifer Wazenski Esq. regarding the validity and justification of an approved one million dollar transportation grant from Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) to  applicant Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Director Read more…

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Fort Howard Storm Water Drainage Repair

In conjunction with the replacement of the drinking water piping system and road paving throughout Fort Howard, the third leg of this community infrastructure project, storm water management and drainage repair,  is under way. Mr. Randy Shifflett, Superintendent of Baltimore County Roads and Highway last Monday, July 2nd 2018, was Read more…

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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…

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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…

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Shaws Discovery Development Plans

MCS Edgemere LLC, developer of the previous Bauers Farm property plans include an additional 143 homes in Sparrows Point, Maryland.     The development of the property  homes will significantly increase the traffic load on the two lane North Point Road.          The plans show road widening Read more…