October 3, 2014
At its October 1 meeting, the MACo Legislative Committee formally adopted the proposed initiatives for the 2015 session, a work product of the Association's Initiatives Subcommittee. 

MACo will continue to advocate for local transportation funding and seek greater cooperation and investment in our schools. MACo has also responded to county concerns in other policy areas, adopting initiatives to address the growing drug problem confronting each county and build an efficient and effective pretrial system. (Read more

 Environment and Land Use News      

Charles County Commissioners Send Draft Comp Plan Back to Planning Committee


Senator Cardin Criticizes FERC Environmental Impact Statement for the Conowingo Dam


Stormwater Fee Tax Break A Topic of Contention in Anne Arundel County Races


Gubernatorial Candidates Stake Positions on Environmental Issues


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Corporate Partner Profile: BGE

Educating for Impact: BGE's Role in Education

BGE's educational outreach is a unique effort for educating youth about understanding and staying safe around electricity and natural gas.  It serves as a platform for schools to introduce energy concepts in a way that enables students to make connections both academically and in everyday life.
With the implementation of new academic standards, there is a great drive for our educational programs to create linkages from inside the classroom to practical opportunities in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM). BGE is a MACo Silver Partner. (Read more
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