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Partial Road Collapse Fixed with $700K Project in Southdown Shores

Anne Arundel County Department of Public works, with funding help from the state of Maryland, is working to fix a severe stormwater runoff problem into Beards Creek in Edgewater. The project got underway after the roadway, Southdown Road, partially collapsed, nearly cutting off nine homes that sat to the west of the site. According to […]

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State Highway Work at Route 2 at 214 to Continue This Weekend

Maryland State Highway officials said that motorists should expect impacts on southbound Route 2 (Solomons Island Road) at Central Avenue (MD 214) this weekend as resurfacing work continues. Beginning Friday night at 9 p.m., SHA will resurface or “whitetop” the southbound lanes of Route 2. State Highway urges motorists to utilize alternate routes, including Pike […]

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New Sidewalks Along Davidsonville Road Will Enhance Pedestrian Safety in Gambrills

Being a pedestrian in Anne Arundel County — well, certain parts of Anne Arundel County — can be a treacherous endeavor. If there are sidewalks at all, they sometimes end abruptly. If you need to utilize a wheelchair or motorized scooter, there might not be a curb cut, so you’re left pulling a Travis Pastrana […]

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Mayo Beach Park is Open This Sunday!

Mayo Beach Park is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. THIS Sunday, September 7, 2014. Mayo Beach Park is an Anne Arundel County Department of Recreation and Parks county park right on the Chesapeake Bay between the South River and Beverly-Triton Beach Park. It has wonderful sandy beaches, picnic tables, shade trees, playground equipment, parking […]

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Flood Damaged from Tuesday’s Storm? State and Feds May Offer Low Interest Loans

The Anne Arundel County Office of Emergency Management is providing the following information for businesses and homeowners who sustained flash flood damage on Tuesday, August 12th due to near record-setting levels of rain. Home and business owners should contact their insurance company to determine if their policy will cover their loss. The County is currently […]

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The Beach is Open: Beverly Triton Beach Welcomes Citizens

The Anne Arundel County Water Access Committee has been working hard to establish free and accessible access to the Chesapeake Bay and tributaries for all citizens. To that end, the group recently cut the ribbon on several new spots. Last week, we covered the opening of a kayak and canoe put-in at Shady Side Park […]

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