October 17, 2014
MACo's Winter Conference will be held January 7-9, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Hotel in Cambridge, MD. The theme of this conference is "The Road Ahead" and will focus on legislative priorities in the upcoming General Assembly Session and welcoming newly elected officials as we begin a new four-year term. Sessions will feature a mix of overview sessions for new officials and in-depth policy topics for returning elected officials and staff. (Read more)
 Environment and Land Use News      

Circuit Court Ruling Favors MDE & Baltimore County in MS4 Permit Litigation


Carroll County and Municipalities to Consolidate Stormwater Plans


Register for 2014 Clean Water Innovations Trade Show Through October 17


October 28 Forum: "A Better Way to Restore The Chesapeake Bay"


Counties in the News     
Other News You Can Use    
Corporate Partner Profile: Standard Solar, Inc.

Cecil County Public Schools Go Solar with Standard Solar, Inc.

Standard Solar, Inc., a MACo Silver Corporate Partner, recently announced that a solar project is currently under construction for the Cecil County Public Schools and will be completed by the end of the year.

The Cecil County Public Schools site will feature more than 7,500 solar panels which will be installed in a ground mounted array at the Cecil County School of Technology in North East, MD. The system will produce up to 2.5 megawatts direct current. This is equivalent to greenhouse gas emissions of 4 tons of carbon dioxide, or 3,851 pounds of coal burned, or 1.3 tons of waste sent to landfills. The system will provide approximately 92 percent of Cecil County's Board of Education's six building electricity load. (Read more)


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