June 30, 2017


Governor Hogan announced an Executive Order this week that overrides "zero waste" initiatives taken during the waning days of the O'Malley Administration. The new policy eliminates a flat ban on landfill expansion, and rescinds aggressive long term goals for waste diversion and recycling, focusing instead on local collaboration to achieve improved results in solid waste efforts.


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Counties in Action:
Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman celebrates Columbia's 50th Birthday
Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner celebrates as the Office of Sustainability is re-energized
The Calvert County Planning Commission discusses vision, future, land use, and strategies for #Calvert2040
Corporate Partner Profile: Potomac Edison, A FirstEnergy Company 

MACo welcomes Potomac Edison, a FirstEnergy Company, as a new Bronze Corporate Partner! Potomac Edison is proud to provide reliable electric service to 385,000 customers. This includes about 260,000 Maryland customers in all or parts of Allegany, Carroll, Frederick, Garrett, Howard, Montgomery and Washington counties, and 125,000 customers in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia. Potomac Edison has about 500 employees to serve its 5,184-square-mile service area. Its $1.6 billion in assets includes 2,134 miles of transmission lines and more than 16,000 miles of distribution lines. Learn more 

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