August 11, 2017

Kamenetz says Royal Farms developer will negotiate, but future of project unclear

Updated at 4:10 pm County Executive Kevin Kamenetz’ office said Friday that he has “persuaded” the developer of a controversial Royal Farms in Towson to “consider […]
August 7, 2017

Caves Valley wins over County Council; Royal Farms development will advance

By Kris Henry, The Towson Flyer In a huge blow to community activists who had fought the project, the Baltimore County Council on Monday voted to […]
August 6, 2017

Monday vote on Royal Farms PUD will be a high-stakes nail biter

Back in 2012, County Executive Kevin Kamenetz announced he was selling off three parcels of county-owned land largely for the purpose of raising money to provide […]
August 1, 2017

Council members keep quiet, community speaks up at work session on Royal Farms

Towson residents were out in force today at a Baltimore County Council work session at which the controversial Royal Farms at York Road and Bosley Avenue […]
July 3, 2017

Council rejects bill allowing increased use of speed-display signs

A bill that would have allowed speed-display signs on heavily traveled roads in Baltimore County was voted down tonight along party lines. Councilman David Marks, whose […]
July 3, 2017

Opponents of Royal Farms tell county council “we are not going to give up”

Councilman David Marks introduced legislation tonight to stop the review process of a proposed Royal Farms in Towson, and a large crowd was on hand to […]
June 29, 2017

Vicki Almond undecided on Royal Farms in Towson

Now that Councilman David Marks has said he does not support a proposed Royal Farms at York Road and Bosley Avenue, it is up to his […]
June 26, 2017

Speed-sign legislation to be discussed Tuesday

Legislation that would allow electronic speed-display signs on busy roads will be discussed in a Baltimore County Council work session on Tuesday. Bill 41-17, introduced by […]
June 5, 2017

Op-ed: Immigration screenings at jails will weaken public safety

OP-ED: The Baltimore County Council will vote tonight on legislation that would have the county voluntarily assume the responsibilities and the costs of jail immigration screening. Introduced by […]
May 30, 2017

Big turnout for meeting on county jail and immigration

Dozens of people turned up Tuesday afternoon to voice support or opposition to a proposed bill that would require Baltimore County jails to screen for illegal […]