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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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Incoming Seventh Grade Students Need Three New Vaccines. AA Health Providing Free Clinic

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health is providing free vaccination clinics around the County to help all students entering the seventh grade meet the new Maryland State requirements for the 2014-2015 school year. All students will be required to have had one Tdap (Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis/whooping cough) vaccination and one MCV4 (meningococcal) vaccination upon […]

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County to Drop Raccoon Rabies Bait Vaccines by Chopper Starting Sept. 3

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health will conduct the Raccoon Oral Rabies Vaccination (ORV) Project, beginning Wednesday, September 3. Baits will be placed throughout Anne Arundel County to vaccinate raccoons against rabies. The project should be completed by September 30, weather permitting. The Baits… Contain liquid rabies vaccine. Will be placed in neighborhoods by […]

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HOT SHOTS: Shady Side Park Opens Water Access Point to the Public

There is now another place to put in kayaks and canoes in South County. Anne Arundel County Recreation and Parks administrator Mark Garrity led a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday at Shady Side Park in Shady Side to open the new site. Dozens of kayakers then made their way to the water for either a five- […]

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County to Work on Improving Road Safety for Vehicles, Bicycles, Pedestrians

From Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman: County Executive Laura Neuman announced the county’s Complete Streets Working Group will convene on August 5, 2014, to continue the Transportation Commission’s study of Anne Arundel’s roadway planning and design to maximize safety and usability for pedestrians, bicyclists, motorists and transit users. “The safety of our citizens is […]

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