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1/8/17 Howard County Times Double-digit pay raises for Howard County's executive, council under consideration
12/28/17 Howard County Times Howard County Council eyes APFO, transportation issues in the coming year
12/21/17 Press Release Councilman Calvin Ball Files Legislation to Provide Residential Property Tax Credits for Public Safety Personnel
12/5/17 Howard County Times Howard County Council elects Mary Kay Sigaty as chairwoman
12/4/17 Press Release Howard County Council Elects New Officers
11/28/17 Press Release County Council Seeks Applicants for Board of Appeals
11/22/17 Press Release Councilmembers Ball, Terrasa, and Weinstein to Re-Introduce Adequate Public Facilities Ordinance (APFO) Legislation in January 2018
11/8/17 Howard County Times Howard County Council awaiting Office of Law advice on vote invalidation
11/7/17 Statement Status of Council Bills 60-, 61-, and 62-2017
11/7/17 Howard County Times Howard Council passes adequate public facilities update, mulching bill
11/6/17 Howard County Times What to know ahead of tonight’s Howard County Council vote
10/26/17 Howard County Times Finding the right balance for growth [Editorial]
10/24/17 Howard County Times Howard County Council introduces amendments to APFO
10/19/17 Howard County Times Howard County moves forward with Columbia project financing
10/18/17 Howard County Times Council hearing touches on county’s bus system, schools’ capital budget
9/26/17 Howard County Times Council tackles details of APFO, mulching and TIF bills in work session
9/19/17 Howard County Times Columbia TIF debate continues at council hearing
9/7/17 Howard County Times Fundamental shift in TIF plan demands answers [Letter]
9/5/17 Baltimore Business Journal Howard County Council to consider repeal of Columbia TIF
8/30/17 Howard County Times What to know before the new County Council session begins
8/28/17 Press Release Council Chair Weinstein Submits Legislation to Establish Economic Opportunity and Prosperity Task Force
8/25/17 Howard County Times Council members to introduce bill to repeal Columbia TIF
8/24/17 The Daily Record Howard Co. lawmakers seek repeal of $90M for Columbia redevelopment
8/24/17 Press Release Councilmembers Ball and Terrasa to Introduce Legislation to Repeal Downtown Columbia TIF
8/18/17 Statement Statement from Councilmembers Calvin Ball and Jen Terrasa Concerning Confederate Monument Outside Howard County Circuit Courthouse
8/15/17 Howard County Times County executive, council to consider moving confederate monument
8/14/17 Joint Statement  Statement by Executive Kittleman, County Council condemning hatred and violence in Charlottesville
7/26/17 Laurel Leader Howard council votes to create special taxing district in Laurel
7/21/17 Laurel Leader Howard County Council weighs special taxing district in Laurel
7/18/17 Howard County Times Howard County Council emphasizes need for community input in redistricting discussions
7/18/17 Howard County Times Council hearing leads to tabling of APFO, mulching bills until September
7/3/17 Howard County Times Council overrides veto on public financing, approves sale of Long Reach
6/30/17 Howard County Times What to know ahead of Monday's Howard County Council meeting
6/30/17 Howard County Times Residents gear up for fight against mulching bill
6/28/17 Howard County Times Council digs into Long Reach Village Center development plans, time line
6/22/17 Howard County Times Howard council, community leaders react to Long Reach Village Center plans
6/6/17 Howard County Times Howard County Council passes small donor finance system to begin in 2022 election cycle
5/24/17 Howard County Times Howard County Council adopts Kittleman's $1.1 billion budget
5/24/17 Ellicott City Patch Howard County Council Approves 2018 Budget
5/24/17 Howard County Times County Councilman Weinstein to receive leadership organization's Alumni Achievement award
5/16/17 HOBY Video Councilman Weinstein HOBY Profile Video
5/8/17 Press Release County Council Seeks Applicants for Board of Appeals
5/2/17 Howard County Times Howard lawmakers delay vote to create publicly funded campaign system
4/28/17 Howard County Times Howard lawmakers dive deep into school budget
4/24/17 Howard County Times At Howard budget hearing, familiar frustrations with superintendent, school system
4/4/17 Howard County Times Howard County Council approves expansion of police power to crackdown on illegal massage parlors
3/22/17 Press Release DC Metroplex Community Roundtable Working Group Convenes with Stakeholders Focused on BWI Noise Issues in Howard County
3/16/17 Howard County Times County-initiated audit of Howard schools released ahead of budget season
3/13/17 Letter Councilman Calvin Ball and Councilwoman Jen Terrasa's Response to Statement and Joint Press Conference following CB9 Veto
3/13/17 Press Release County Auditor Releases Financial Audit of Howard County Public School System
3/6/17 Howard County Times Vote fails to overturn veto of bill to codify protections for immigrants in Howard County
3/6/17 Howard County Times Howard lawmakers set to consider overriding veto of hotly-debated immigration bill
3/1/17 Howard County Times Proposed bill would crack down on illegal massage parlors in Howard County
2/28/17 WJZ-TV Residents Near BWI Say They’re Tormented By Low-Flying Planes
2/22/17 Howard County Times Prompted by lawsuit, Howard County votes to lift electronic weapons ban
2/22/17 Columbia Patch Taser Ban Lifted in Howard County
2/21/17 FOX45 Baltimore Residents living around BWI deal with increased noise as FAA rolls out 'NextGen'
2/21/17 ABC2 News Taser ban lifted in Howard County
2/21/17 WBAL-TV Howard County repeals ban of stun guns
2/21/17 WBAL News Radio Howard County Council Repeals Ban On Tasers, Stun Guns
2/21/17 WJZ-TV Howard Co. Overturns Ban On Tasers And Stun Guns
2/21/17 FOX45 Baltimore Howard County lifts ban on sale of tasers and stun guns
2/16/17 Baltimore Jewish Times For Now, Howard’s Sanctuary Bill Is Denied
2/15/17 Howard County Times Lawsuit prompts repeal of Howard County's electronic weapons ban
2/15/17 FOX45 Baltimore Battle over Taser ban continues in Howard County
2/13/17 Howard County Times With legal action in hand, Howard County officials press federal agency to tackle airport noise
2/9/17 FOX45 Baltimore Howard County executive vetoes "sanctuary county" bill Thursday
2/7/17 The Baltimore Sun Howard County executive will veto council's 'sanctuary' measure
2/7/17 FOX 45 Baltimore Howard County exec vows to veto sanctuary county bill, but it might not be the end
2/7/17 The Washington Post Howard County Executive Kittleman to veto immigrant protection bill
2/7/17 Ellicott City Patch 'I Will Veto' Sanctuary Bill: County Executive Allan Kittleman
2/7/17 WJZ-TV Howard Co. Executive Allan Kittleman Vows to Veto ‘Sanctuary’ Bill
2/7/17 WBAL-TV Howard County executive plans to veto 'safe haven' bill
2/7/17 ABC2 News Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman pledges to veto sanctuary bill
2/7/17 Ellicott City Patch Howard Council Approves Sanctuary Status, Bill Goes to County Executive
2/6/17 Howard County Times With veto on the horizon, Howard County Council votes to become sanctuary for undocumented immigrants -- without the label
2/6/17 The Washington Post Howard County Council votes to affirm that residents won’t be targeted
2/6/17 FOX 45 Baltimore Howard County Council narrowly passes sanctuary county bill
2/6/17 Univision Funcionarios del condado de Howard votan a favor de un santuario
2/6/17 WJZ-TV Howard Co. Council Approves Decision To Become Immigrant ‘Sanctuary’
2/6/17 WBAL-TV Howard County Council passes sanctuary bill
2/6/17 ABC2 News Howard Co. Council votes in favor of sanctuary bill
2/6/17 WTOP  Howard Co. Council passes ‘sanctuary’ bill but veto expected
2/6/17 WAMU 88.5 Howard County Council Approves ‘Sanctuary’ Status
2/6/17 The Business Monthly Sanctuary Bill Passes In Howard
2/6/17 The Baltimore Sun Howard County Council plans vote on immigrant sanctuary proposal
1/27/17 Howard County Times Trump's order on sanctuary cities adds heat to Howard sanctuary debate
1/26/17 Capital News Service/AP In face of Trump’s new policy, Maryland’s Howard County could become official sanctuary
1/24/17 Howard County Times Howard County Council discusses impact of 'sanctuary' bill
1/19/17 Howard County Times Immigration debate continues in Howard during second day of testimony
1/18/17 FOX 45 Baltimore Howard residents speak out on second night of hearings on "sanctuary county" bill
1/17/17 WUSA 9 Howard Co. debates on becoming sanctuary county
1/17/17 FOX 45 Baltimore Hundreds signed up to testify at Howard County hearing on proposed sanctuary status
1/17/17 Ellicott City Patch Sanctuary Bill a 'Symbol' for Howard County, Community Members Say
1/17/17 WBAL-TV Debate grows heated over Howard's sanctuary county bill
1/17/17 ABC2 News Controversy over Howard Co. sanctuary bill continues
1/17/17 WJZ-TV Howard County Council To Consider Sanctuary Bill
1/17/17 Howard County Times Passions high at packed Howard County 'sanctuary' hearing
1/10/17 Press Release Councilman Calvin Ball and Councilwoman Jen Terrasa Respond to Statement by Executive Kittleman Regarding CB-9
1/10/17 Howard County Times Howard's publicly funded election system eyes 2022 launch
1/7/17 The Baltimore Sun Sanctuary in Howard - Editorial
1/6/17 WJZ-TV Howard County Executive Says He Will Veto ‘Sanctuary’ Bill
1/6/17 The Washington Post Howard County debates bill to declare ‘sanctuary’ status
1/6/17 Howard County Times Kittleman pledges to veto Howard County 'sanctuary' proposal
1/5/17 Howard County Times Howard County Council extends fee waivers to support Ellicott City flood recovery
1/4/17 WBAL-TV Howard County debates legal action over aviation noise
1/3/17 WBAL-TV Debate heats up over Howard's sactuary county bill
1/3/17 FOX 45 Baltimore Howard County lawmakers introduce bill seeking sanctuary status
1/3/17 ABC2 News Proposed bill aims to prevent questions about immigration status in Howard County
1/3/17 Press Release Council Chair Jon Weinstein and Vice-Chair Calvin Ball Introduce Legislation Authorizing the Office of Law to Take Legal Action Against the FAA for Significant BWI Noise Impacts in Howard County
1/3/17 Howard County Times Proposal to make Howard a 'sanctuary' stirs confusion, controversy in teaser of future immigration debate
1/3/17 The Kojo Nnamdi Show - WAMU Will A Politically-Divided Howard County Become A ‘Sanctuary’ For Undocumented Immigrants?
1/3/17 WTOP News Proposed Howard Co. bill prevents law, school officials to ask about immigration status
1/2/17 WJZ-TV Howard County Considering Becoming “Sanctuary County” To Protect Immigrants
1/2/17 The Baltimore Sun Immigration debate moves to Howard County as politicians consider 'sanctuary' bill
1/2/17 The Larry O'Connor Show - WMAL Interview with Councilman Calvin Ball on Sanctuary Legislation
1/2/17 WBAL-TV

Howard County council members push for sanctuary county legislation