A major funding plan to build new schools and renovate others in the city of Baltimore cleared the Maryland House Appropriations Committee on a 23-3 vote Tuesday night, sending the measure to the House of Delegates.
Maryland’s Senate president said Tuesday he is fairly confident a compromise will be reached on a funding deal for Baltimore schools to address some of the state’s oldest educational facilities.
Gov. Martin O’Malley has met with the legislature’s top lawmakers to talk about transportation funding issues.
Baltimore city officials plan to attend a rally in Annapolis to show support for a plan to renovate or rebuild up to 65 city schools.
A gas tax increase is among the ideas Maryland’s Senate president is floating to raise badly needed money for transportation.
The grades are in for Maryland public schools. The school is ranked number one in the nation for the fifth straight year.
The state of Maryland is awarding $392,000 to a Silver Spring company to design a new wastewater treatment plant for the Rocky Gap Lodge & Golf Resort near Cumberland.
Billionaire investor David Rubenstein is giving the Library of Congress $1.5 million to fund three new literacy awards.
Maryland is giving $5.5 million in Community Legacy grants to projects across the state.
The Smithsonian’s plan to create an inflatable pavilion bubbling out of the Hirshhorn Museum may be in jeopardy.
Does the state equally fund its historically black universities and predominately white colleges? That’s the question at the heart of a federal court battle.
A new report says Montgomery County may face cuts in public services as it must follow a state law to keep education spending levels constant.