27Dec 2023

The Future of Oregon Ridge Park

December 27th, 2023|Comments Off on The Future of Oregon Ridge Park

Advocates hopeful but wary about park plans Initial issues with trail work raise concerns as Baltimore County charts Oregon Ridge Park future By Christine Condon Ralph Brown, left, president of the Oregon Ridge Nature Center [...]

21Dec 2023

Conservation Easements and Solar Siting

December 21st, 2023|Comments Off on Conservation Easements and Solar Siting

December 21, 2023 Senator Brian Feldman, Chair Education, Energy and Environment 2 West Miller State Office Building 11 Bladen Street Annapolis, MD 21401 Delegate Marc Korman, Chair Environment and Transportation 251 Taylor Office Building 6 [...]

7Jan 2014

Chestnut Ridge Golf Club Hearings Delayed

January 7th, 2014|Comments Off on Chestnut Ridge Golf Club Hearings Delayed

The Baltimore County Planning Board will be asked to review documents and make another recommendation regarding the proposed 62-lot subdivision on the Chestnut Ridge Golf Club property. This will mark the third time the zoning reclassification [...]

23Jul 2013

Art for Land’s Sake 2013

July 23rd, 2013|Comments Off on Art for Land’s Sake 2013

VPC's art show committee is busy planning the layout and selecting artwork and crafts for this year's Art for Land's Sake. Please mark your calendars for the preview party, October 18! This year's venue is [...]

10Jun 2013

Designing with Nature: The Plan for the Valleys

June 10th, 2013|Comments Off on Designing with Nature: The Plan for the Valleys

The DVD you have been waiting for is finally here! Order your copy today! Download the order form here: DVD order form

7May 2013

Reinventing Land Use Planning in Baltimore County – Dealing with the Demise of CZMP

May 7th, 2013|Comments Off on Reinventing Land Use Planning in Baltimore County – Dealing with the Demise of CZMP

North County Preservation presents a town hall meeting with Key-Note Speaker Rich Hall, Maryland Department of Planning on May 16th at 7:00 pm at the Agricultural Center (1114 Shawan Road, Cockeysville).  Following the topic, the [...]

7Dec 2012

Easement on Ag Center Property … At Last!

December 7th, 2012|Comments Off on Easement on Ag Center Property … At Last!

This month, the Land Preservation Trust (LPT) recorded a conservation easement on the property purchased by the county for the new Baltimore County Center for Maryland Agriculture on Shawan Road in Cockeysville. The $10 million [...]

27Jul 2012

Coming Soon: VPC 50th Anniversary Celebration Weekend: Featuring a Film Premiere and Farm Fair

July 27th, 2012|Comments Off on Coming Soon: VPC 50th Anniversary Celebration Weekend: Featuring a Film Premiere and Farm Fair

Join the VPC as we celebrate 50 years of land preservation in Baltimore county with a fun-filled weekend. Beginning on Friday, October 12th, the evening will take place at the Baltimore Museum of Art (10 [...]

25Jun 2012

CZMP Hearing for District 3

June 25th, 2012|Comments Off on CZMP Hearing for District 3

The last public hearing on CZMP for issues in District 3 happens Tuesday evening at Loch Raven High School. The hearing begins at 6, and speaker sign-up begins at 5 p.m. Pleas show up to [...]

26Apr 2012

Columbia Gas Line Expansion: June Meetings

April 26th, 2012|Comments Off on Columbia Gas Line Expansion: June Meetings

Columbia Gas is progressing with the environmental review for the proposed line expansion through Baltimore County. Two site visits are scheduled to review alternative routes: June 13 8 a.m. Meet at Garrison Forest Plaza 10335 [...]