The transition team appointed by Howard County Executive Calvin Ball has delivered its transition report: The 67-page document, prepared by a group of more than 100 community leaders, studied and evaluated areas of county government with a focus on ideas designed to move the county forward.

The team identified more than 60 issue areas and offered suggestions for improving performance and services in many, including mental health, behavioral health, consumer affairs, land use, adequate public facilities, Ellicott City and equity in education. The report can be found at; video of the event is available at