Tag: County Executive

Schuh gets most of what he wanted from Council in his budget

Schuh gets most of what he wanted from Council in his budget

| June 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Council today enacted County Executive’s Steve Schuh’s amended budget plan designed to make Anne Arundel County the best place to live, work, and start a business in Maryland. “Our people, our economy and the presence of so many critical assets have brought Anne Arundel County to the verge statewide leadership in […]

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Schuh to chair Bello Macre’s signature event

Schuh to chair Bello Macre’s signature event

| June 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

Bello Machre proudly announces that Steve Schuh will be the Honorary Chair at its Signature Event – Every Step Counts 2015.  With the addition of the new 5K Run to its ever popular Every Step Counts walk / bike fundraiser, it is appropriate that County Executive Schuh attend and present the 5K awards and prizes. […]

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County Executive, Trumbauer, and Library come to terms with Annapolis expansion

County Executive, Trumbauer, and Library come to terms with Annapolis expansion

| June 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

County Executive Steve Schuh and Councilman Chris Trumbauer today announced an agreement on the proposed size of the Annapolis Library expansion at 32,500 square feet at an overall cost of $24.2 million. “I believe in the importance of a strong and vibrant library system, and this agreement will accomplish that goal,” said Schuh. “This proposal […]

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County unveils new customer service center for Department of Aging

County unveils new customer service center for Department of Aging

| May 7, 2015 | 1 Comment

County Executive Steven R. Schuh, in partnership with the Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities and the Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council, unveiled the new Maryland Access Point (MAP) Customer Service Center at Anne Arundel County Aging and Disabilities, 2666 Riva Road, 2nd Floor, Annapolis. The new Customer Service Center features a […]

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County and City to celebrate Green Restaurant Week

County and City to celebrate Green Restaurant Week

| March 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh and City of Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides have announced that Green Restaurant Week will be held from March 16-20. Local residents are encouraged to visit restaurants that have been certified under the Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Environmental Stewardship Program. This program certifies and recognizes “green” restaurants that use locally […]

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Teens invited to submit for AACPL <em>Library Happenings!</em> cover contest

Teens invited to submit for AACPL Library Happenings! cover contest

| March 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Teens ages 11 to 18 are encouraged to submit their best artwork inspired by this year’s theme, “Back to School,” in AACPL’s 5th Annual Teen Cover Art Contest. The winning artwork will grace the cover of the Fall 2015 issue of Library Happenings!, the system’s newsletter, and the artist will receive a $100 gift certificate […]

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Heroin taskforce releases recommendations to Schuh

Heroin taskforce releases recommendations to Schuh

| March 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

County Executive Steve Schuh and Anne Arundel County’s Heroin Action Taskforce today released a Heroin Action Plan to combat the heroin crisis in the county. “This report will provide the blueprint for tackling this crisis over the next decade,” said Schuh. “The final plan focuses on stepping up our efforts to educate our children, treat […]

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Schuh, Walker move to repeal ‘Rain Tax’ in Anne Arundel

Schuh, Walker move to repeal ‘Rain Tax’ in Anne Arundel

| February 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

County Executive Steve Schuh and Council Chairman Jerry Walker today announced a proposal to repeal Anne Arundel County’s stormwater management fee.  In addition, Councilman Michael Peroutka will co-sponsor the legislation.  “Council Chairman Walker and I understand Anne Arundel working families and small businesses have been burdened with too many high taxes and fees,” said Schuh. […]

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5th Annual Marine & Maritime Career Fair this weekend

5th Annual Marine & Maritime Career Fair this weekend

| February 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

Back for its fifth year, the Annual Marine & Maritime Career Fair will be held on Saturday, February 28th from Noon to 3pm at Annapolis High School Cafeteria & Auditorium, 2700 Riva Road. Students in grades 6 through 12 (public, private and homeschooled) from Maryland and the Chesapeake Bay region are invited for this popular […]

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Have you benefitted from the Community Action Agency?

Have you benefitted from the Community Action Agency?

| February 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Community Action Agency (CAA) is preparing to commemorate fifty (50) years of service to low-income families in Anne Arundel County. We are seeking brief written recollections of personal experiences from individuals who have either participated in, or worked with an agency programs such as Energy Assistance, Head Start, Youth Service Bureau, Senior Aides or […]

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7 County schools establish SADD chapters

7 County schools establish SADD chapters

| February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health recently announced that seven County schools have started Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) Chapters during the 2014-2015 school year. New chapters are at Arundel High, Mary Moss Academy, Meade High, Meade Middle, Northeast High, St. Mary’s High and South River High. The following schools have continuing chapters: Archbishop Spalding, Broadneck […]

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Gambrills businesswoman seeking Vitale’s vacant seat

Gambrills businesswoman seeking Vitale’s vacant seat

| February 2, 2015 | 2 Comments

Gambrills businesswoman and Crofton resident, Angelette Aviles, announces her interest in applying for Delegate Cathy Vitale’s soon-to-be vacant seat. Her motivation comes from her customers, vendors, and neighbors who, while at her bakery eating desserts, openly discuss their frustration with the state’s affairs as well as their suggestions for a better Maryland. Aviles states, “after […]

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AAMC announces heart-healthy events for February

AAMC announces heart-healthy events for February

| February 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) is presenting a month of heart healthy educational events throughout February, widely known as heart awareness month. Heart disease continues to be a leading cause of death for men and women in the United States. The2012 Anne Arundel County community health needs assessment, the most recent data available, shows that […]

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County prosecutor honored for work with survivors of sexual violence

County prosecutor honored for work with survivors of sexual violence

| February 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

For his legislative work protecting survivors of sexual violence, the Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault honored State Delegate and Assistant State’s Attorney Luke Clippinger at its annual reception in Annapolis yesterday evening, Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced. The coalition’s 2015 Visionary Award honors the work of those committed to ending sexual violence […]

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February events by AAACCVB

February events by AAACCVB

| January 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) wants to make it easy for individuals to enjoy the many exciting events and activities that will be taking place in Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay throughout February 2015. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, the AAACCVB […]

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Maryland Day celebrations planned

Maryland Day celebrations planned

| January 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

For the eighth year in a row, Four Rivers: The Heritage Area of Annapolis, London Town and South County is partnering with regional heritage organizations and businesses to showcase the area’s historical, cultural and natural heritage for visitors and residents of all ages. Events and activities will take place throughout the Maryland Day Celebration weekend […]

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Schuh declares heroin use a public health emergency

Schuh declares heroin use a public health emergency

| January 27, 2015 | 4 Comments

Surrounded by medical professionals, citizens, advocates, and the newly formed Heroin Action Taskforce, County Executive Steve Schuh today announced an executive order declaring a county-wide heroin public health emergency, directing county agencies to use “all best efforts” to eradicate the use of heroin in Anne Arundel County. “While we will not win this war overnight, […]

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County provides free parking for New Years Eve

County provides free parking for New Years Eve

| December 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County today announced the John Whitmore Parking Garage on Clay Street will be open to the public for the Annapolis New Year’s Eve Celebration free of charge. This garage is located on the corner of Clay and Washington Streets.  The City of Annapolis Garages will be charging the “special event” rate–$10 to $20 […]

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World Artists Experiences to present Ukrainian musicians at Maryland Hall

World Artists Experiences to present Ukrainian musicians at Maryland Hall

| December 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

An evening featuring the music and folk dances of Ukraine will be presented at 7 p.m. January 8 at Maryland Hall for the Performing Arts, 901 Chase St., Annapolis. The program is free and suitable for all ages. Live music, representing the soul of Ukraine, will be played by the Gerdan ensemble and feature traditional […]

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Council approves Schuh’s nomination for Health Department

Council approves Schuh’s nomination for Health Department

| December 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

County Executive Steve Schuh tonight thanked the Anne Arundel County Council for unanimously consenting to his recommendation for the appointment of Dr. Jinlene Chan as permanent Anne Arundel County Health Officer. “As our county works to address the public health crisis of heroin and opioid addiction, we will be fortunate to have Dr. Jinlene Chan as […]

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Fight breaks out at Westfield Annapolis

Fight breaks out at Westfield Annapolis

| November 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

UPDATE: 4:37pm.  Police are reporting that a fight broke out between two juveniles in the Westfield Annapolis mall about an hour ago which caused a panic on one of the busiest shopping days of the year. Police have not released any details at this point, but from an employee at the mall, someone put a […]

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Commission on Disabilities Issues wins legacy award from Volunteer Center

Commission on Disabilities Issues wins legacy award from Volunteer Center

| November 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

On November 13, 2014, the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center and the Coordinators of Volunteers of Anne Arundel County (COVAAC) held a Volunteer Project Hall of Fame Celebration Luncheon at the Blue Dolphin Seafood Bar and Grill in Gambrills, MD.  Pamela Jordan, Director of the Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities, served as the […]

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