Posted inAnne Arundel County

Evelyn to run Arundel’s Police Accountability Board

Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman announced the appointment of Janssen Evelyn as the first Executive Director of the state-mandated Police Accountability Board. Evelyn is an experienced government administration professional and licensed Maryland attorney with a decade of experience in local and state government roles. Most recently, Evelyn worked as Of Counsel at Baker Donelson. […]

Posted inBusiness News

Procurement forecast: Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs

The Governor’s Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs announced the state of Maryland’s procurement forecast for fiscal year 2023. The office’s online database, populated with solicitations of $100,000 or greater, is now available on the office’s website. “This is a powerful tool for small, minority, women and veteran business owners who are seeking […]

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$11M set for renovations at Maryland Wholesale Produce Market

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball was recently joined by Maryland Department of Agriculture Secretary Joe Bartenfelder to announce $11 million in joint funding to support renovations to the Maryland Wholesale Produce Market, in Jessup. Ball included $1 million for the project in his proposed fiscal 2023 budget, which was passed by the County Council, to […]

Posted inEnvironment

Solar technical assistance grants available to state, local governments

The Maryland Energy Administration has opened the Solar Technical Assistance Program. This program provides technical assistance to state and local government agencies to evaluate the potential for, and to site, solar arrays on or around government buildings. Funded through the Strategic Energy Investment Fund, the program also offers access to technical resources and vetted contractors. […]

Posted inHealth

Maryland Delegation announces nearly $7M for health, disease

U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen and Congressmen Steny Hoyer, Dutch Ruppersberger, John Sarbanes, Kweisi Mfume, Anthony Brown, Jamie Raskin and David Trone (all Md.) announced $6,938,832 in federal funding to promote public health and support infectious disease and medical research efforts in Maryland. This Centers for Disease Control and Prevention funding will […]

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Feds fund $4M to mitigate noise for homes near BWI Marshall 

U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen and Congressman John Sarbanes announced $4,000,000 in federal funding to support noise mitigation efforts for residents living near the BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport. This funding will support the installation of noise mitigation measures for more than 220 residences in Glen Burnie. Following the transition to NextGen flight […]