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Date: Jun 1, 2018

Update, June 4, 2018:

Due to the overwhelming community response, the Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management host another Storm Recovery Information Center on Thursday, June 7, 2018.

The information session will be held at the Catonsville Senior Center, 501 North Rolling Road, 21228, from 4 to 8 p.m.

Participating agencies include state and local Health agencies, American Red Cross, Maryland Insurance Administration and  the Maryland  Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation.    

Original release:

Baltimore County this weekend will open a Storm Recovery Information Center for victims of last Sunday’s flooding. 

The center will be located at the Catonsville Senior Center, 501 N. Rolling Rd., 21228. It will open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 2 and Sunday, June 3.

Flood victims will have the opportunity to talk to state and local officials about insurance and other concerns. Participants include Baltimore County Emergency Management, the Maryland Insurance Administration, the Red Cross and Health and Human Services officials.

The center is open to flood victims in Baltimore County and other affected jurisdictions.

Fire Chief Kyrle W. Preis III has promoted five members to rank of Fire Captain. The promotions are effective June 9, 2018. Congratulations on this achievement!

The newly promoted members are:

  • Fire Lt. Jason Baldwin
  • Fire Lt. Alfonso Hernandez
  • Fire Lt. William Johns Jr.
  • Fire Lt. Larry Ledford
  • Fire Lt. Mark Milburne
Revised June 27, 2017