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October 1, 2013 - Council District 5          

  1. EPS Variances
  2. Planning Board Meetings
  3. Pro Bono Day 2013
  4. Commission on Disabilities 23rd Annual Awards Ceremony and Luncheon
  5. CIP Citizen Input Meeting
  6. Big Trees Sale
  7. Landmarks Preservation Commission Meeting  – Canceled
  8. Storm Drains: West Towson
  9. Sewer Rehab in the District
  10. Bird River Pumping Station
  11. Water Construction on York Road in Towson
  12. Administrative Variances
  13. Development Meetings
  14. Zoning Hearings

EPS Variances

The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability (EPS) publishes a list of the environmental administrative variance requests along with their status. The requests are listed by County Council District.

Information: EPS Variances for District 5

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Planning Board Meetings

The Baltimore County Planning Board Meetings schedule is as follows:

  • Thursday, October 3, is canceled
  • Thursday, October 17, at 4 p.m. in Room 104, Jefferson Building, 105 W. Chesapeake Avenue, in Towson.

Information: Curtis Murray, call 410-887-3480 or by email at cjmurray@baltimorecountymd.gov

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Pro Bono Day 2013

You are invited to discuss your civil legal problems one-on-one with volunteer attorneys at a legal clinic on Saturday October 12, from 9 a.m. to noon, at the American Legion Post 109, 1610 Old Sulphur Spring Road, Arbutus, Maryland 21227.

This event is free and no registration is required.

Types of issues include:

  • Divorce, custody and child support
  • Landlord-tenant
  • Wills and advance directives
  • Bankruptcy
  • Expungements
  • Special Education
  • Consumer
  • Government Benefits
  • Veteran Issues and Benefits

This event is sponsored by the Baltimore County Bar Association in partnership with the Legal Aid Bureau and Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service. Please bring any relevant documents with you.

Information: ymoisides@mdlab.org

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Baltimore County Commission on Disabilities 23rd Annual Awards Ceremony and Luncheon

The Baltimore County Commission on Disabilities will hold its 23rd Annual Awards Ceremony and Luncheon on Wednesday, October 16, at noon at the Sheraton Baltimore North, 903 Dulaney Valley Road in Towson.

This year, we have 15 winners in categories ranging from Teacher and Student of the Year, to Employer and Family Support. Of note, Mr. Darren Guest will receive this year's Chairperson's Special Award. See samples of Mr. Guest's work.

County Executive Kevin Kamenetz will be on hand to present Executive Citations to the winners, and Ms. Kathleen Cairns of WBFF Fox45 will be our Master of Ceremonies.

Cost is $10. All are invited.

Information: Hal Franklin at hfranklin@baltimorecountymd.gov or call 410-887-3580

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CIP Citizen Input Meeting

The Capital Improvement Program will host the Citizen Input Meeting on Thursday, October 17, at 5 p.m. in Room 104 of the Jefferson Building, 105 West Chesapeake Avenue in Towson.

The Baltimore County Planning Board welcomes citizens to participate in the annual review of the Capital Improvement Program for fiscal years 2015 through 2020. The meeting allows citizen comments to be considered as County agencies formulate their requests. The agency requests will be submitted to the Planning Board in January for review and approval.

Information: Kathy Schlabach, call 410-887-3521 or kschlabach@baltimorecountymd.gov

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Big Trees Sale

We are pleased to announce the 8th bi-annual Big Trees Sale hosted by EPS. The Big Trees sale will take place Saturday October 12, 2013. Residents will have the option for several early pick-up dates at our nursery if they can't make it to the sale. This year we are also offering Tree Shelter Kits to better protect trees from deer.

Information and the order form: Big Trees

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Landmarks Preservation Commission Meeting - Canceled

The Landmarks Preservation Commission meeting will be held on Thursday, October 10, at 6 p.m. in Room 104 of the Jefferson Building, 105 W. Chesapeake Avenue in Towson.

Information: Vicki Nevy, call 410-887-3495 or nevy@baltimorecountymd.gov

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Storm Drains: West Towson

Public Works finished inlets and storm drains on Round Oak Avenue and Debaugh Avenue.

Information: enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov

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Sewer Rehab in the District

Public Works began relining 10,822 feet of sewer line in Rodgers Forge in June. The project, which is part of Baltimore County’s agreement with the EPA to eliminate sewer overflows, will cost $663,000.

Information: enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov

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Bird River Pumping Station

Baltimore County is investing $2.57 million to improve the Bird River Pumping Station. Construction began in October 2012 and should be completed on March 31, 2014.

Information: enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov

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Water Construction on York Road in Towson

Baltimore County is replacing an old and troublesome water line that runs through York Road, between the Beltway and Washington Avenue. During construction, which began May 20, the old 10-inch line will be abandoned and replaced with new 20- and 24-inch diameter pipes. Crews have mobilized and about 35 percent of the project is finished. The line, costing $3.2 million, is expected to be completed in April 2014.

Information: enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov

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Administrative Variances

Administrative Variances Pending include requests for Administrative Variances pending before the Department of Permits, Approvals, and Inspections. These hearings are up to date as of publication of this newsletter and subject to change.

Information: Call the Office of Administrative Law Judges at 410-887-3868 or Zoning Review at 410-887-3391

There are no Administrative Variances pending at the time of publication of this newsletter. Please visit the Administrative Variances calendar for any changes to District 5.

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Development Meetings

Development Meetings include Community Input, Concept Plan, County Review, Development Review Committee, and Hearing Officers Hearings. These hearings are up to date as of publication of this newsletter and subject to change.

Information: Call 410-887-3335

Development Review Committee Meeting - Perry Hall Crossing
Date/Time: Tuesday, October 1, 2 to 3 p.m.
Meeting Location: Room 123, County Office Building, 111 West Chesapeake Avenue, Towson, Maryland 21204
Property Location: 8738 Belair Road
DRC Number: 100113B
PAI Number: 11-0421
Tracking Number: DRC-2013-00179
Request: The request is for a CRG refinement to relocate the main drive isle, reconfigure the existing parking, and reflect the existing conditions at Perry Hall Crossing.
Information:
Colleen Kelly at CKelly@baltimorecountymd.gov or call 410-887-3321

Development Review Committee Meeting - Perry Hall Crossing
Date/Time: Tuesday, October 1, 2 tp 3 p.m.
Meeting Location: Room 123, County Office Building, 111 West Chesapeake Avenue, Towson, Maryland 21204
Property Location: 8738 Belair Road
DRC Number: 100113B
PAI Number: 11-0421
Tracking Number: DRC-2013-00179
Request: The request is for a CRG refinement to relocate the main drive isle, reconfigure the existing parking, and reflect the existing conditions at Perry Hall Crossing.
Information:
Colleen Kelly at CKelly@baltimorecountymd.gov or call 410-887-3321

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Zoning Hearings

Zoning Hearings include Special Exceptions, Variances, and other issues before the Office of the Administrative Hearings of Baltimore County. These hearings are up to date as of publication of this newsletter and subject to change.

Information: Call the Office of Administrative Law Judges at 410-887-3868 or Zoning Review at 410-887-3391

There are no Zoning Hearings scheduled at the time of publication of this newsletter. Please visit the Development and Zoning calendar for any changes to District 5.

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