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7/28 Baltimore Sun Howard County Council approves extension of temporary outdoor dining through Nov. 15
7/27/2021   State of Emergency 2021-13
7/21/2021 Baltimroe Sun Howard County Executive Calvin Ball announces emergency legislation to extend outdoor dining into Novmber
7/20/2021 Press Release Board of License Commissioners Rules Changes July 2021
7/16/2021 Baltimore Sun Howard liquor board votes to extend to-go alcohol sales
7/16/2021 Press Release Council Chair Files Two "Big Tree" Bills (CB56 and CB57)
5/20/2021 Baltimore Sun Howard County Council unanimously approves changeto property tax credit for older adults
5/19/2021   State of Emergency 2021-12
5/19/2021 Baltimore Sun Howard County Executive Ball proposes moving new Columbia fire station site after residents voice opposition
4/30/2021 Baltimore Sun 'It is time to reinvest in this community': Hundreds rally in support of East Columbia 50+ Center renovation
4/16/2021 Baltimore Sun Advocates in disability and LGBTQ communities call Howard's gender-inclusive restroom bill a 'great victory'
4/06/2021 Baltimore Sun Howard County Council requires gender-inclusivesingle-user restrooms, passes other legislation
4/05/2021 Baltimore Sun Referendum question on Howard's sanctuary county status will appear on 2022 ballot
3/31/2021 Baltimore Sun East Columbia 50+ Senior Center coulc receive $6.5 million toward renovations
3/22/2021 Baltimore Sun Howard County ends contract with ICE that allowed immigration detainees to be housed at detention center
3/17/2021   State of Emergency 2021-08
3/03/2021 Press Release Councilmembers Jung and Rigby Release Statement on School Re-Opening Plan
3/02/2021 Baltimore Sun Howard County Council passes act prohibiting use of certainsingle-use plastic by restaurants and retailers
2/25/2021   State of Emergency 2021-06
2/18/2021  Fox WBFF 45 News After slashing snow budget in half, MD county continues clearing roads as deficit piles up
2/17/2021   State of Emergency 2021-04
2/16/2021 Baltimore Sun Howard County council looks to limit single-use plastic in restaurants, retailers
2/10/2021 Baltimore Sun Petition in Howard County seeks to create referendum on new sanctuary law
1/4/2021 Baltimore Sun Columbia cultural arts center funding approved by Howard County Council