'Shame On You': Pittman Blasts 'Misleading' Text Sent To Anne Arundel County Families About School MasksAnne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman issued a statement Thursday criticizing a mass text sent to parents that he said contained "disinformation about the status of masks" in public schools.
Anne Arundel County Unveils Plans For Transitional Housing To Help Those Experiencing HomelessnessAnne Arundel County officials on Tuesday unveiled plans for an apartment complex intended to provide transitional housing for residents experiencing homelessness.
Anne Arundel County Approves Construction Of Solar Energy Facility On Site Of LandfillAnne Arundel County is aiming to slash greenhouse gases by 2030, and one of the first steps toward that goal will be to purchase solar-generated power from a facility on the closed Glen Burnie Landfill, County Executive Steuart Pittman said Tuesday.
With Omicron Sub-Variant Becoming More Prevalent, Anne Arundel County Officials Say They Have The Tools For Next WaveWith the Omicron sub-variant BA.2 now making up nearly one-quarter of U.S. COVID-19 cases, Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman on Tuesday encouraged residents with symptoms to get tested and, if positive, receive treatment to prevent a surge in hospitalizations.
Pittman To Testify In Support Of Bill To Study Health And Economic Impacts Of Development Near BWIAnne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman said he will testify Wednesday in support of a bill creating a commission to study the health and environmental impacts of Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
Anne Arundel County Will Follow State's Lead And Drop Mask Requirement In County Buildings Next WeekAnne Arundel County will follow the state government's lead and drop its mask mandate in county buildings and facilities starting Feb. 22, County Executive Steuart Pittman said Tuesday.
Following Expiration Of Mask Mandate, Anne Arundel County Officials Encourage Residents To Continue Protective MeasuresFollowing the expiration of the county's mask mandate, Anne Arundel County officials on Tuesday said COVID-19 health metrics are improving but cautioned residents to remain vigilant.
Anne Arundel County's Mask Order Will Expire On TuesdayA public health order requiring masks to be worn in indoor public spaces in Anne Arundel County will expire on Tuesday, county officials said.
Hospitals In Anne Arundel County At 90% Occupancy During COVID-19 Surge, Officials SayWith the addition of 60 new COVID-19 patients over the last week, hospitals in Anne Arundel County are now at 90% occupancy, said Dr. Nilesh Kalyanaraman, the county health officer.
Anne Arundel County Indoor Mask Mandate Goes Into Effect TodayAn emergency indoor mask mandate for Anne Arundel County begins at noon Friday.
Anne Arundel County Announces Indoor Mask Mandate In Response To COVID-19Anne Arundel County is issuing an indoor mask mandate in response to the recent surge in COVID-19 infections and hospitalizations, County Executive Steuart Pittman said Thursday.
No Indoor Mask Mandate Yet For Anne Arundel County, Pittman SaysWhile officials in Baltimore and Howard counties have issued indoor mask mandates to combat the spread of COVID-19, Anne Arundel County is not following suit—at least not yet.
Test Kits Run Out Within Minutes At Baltimore City Libraries, Anne Arundel County Distributing 100K KitsNearly 5,000 free at-home COVID test kits were distributed within minutes Tuesday at 23 Enoch Pratt Free Library locations across Baltimore City.
Arlotto Leaving Anne Arundel County Public Schools In JuneThis will be Superintendent George Arlotto's final year overseeing Anne Arundel County Public Schools.
Anne Arundel County Increases Allocation For Bus Driver BonusesAnne Arundel County will now use $4.2 million of its federal recovery money to pay hiring and retention bonuses to bus drivers, almost a month after drivers with one company went on strike to call for higher wages.