Harford Circuit Courts Agrees with Gunpowder Riverkeeper on failure of MDE to consider Environmental Comments on Abingdon Woods Wetlands and Waterways Permit

Court Sends Abingdon Woods Wetlands Permit Back to MDE for Failure to Consider Riverkeeper’s Public Comments FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 09/10/2020 Media contacts: Theaux Le Gardeur, gunpowderriverkeeper@gmail.com 410-967-3526 Monkton, MD —The Harford County Circuit Court recently granted Gunpowder Riverkeeper’s request to remand the Nontidal Wetlands and Waterways Permit for the proposed Abingdon Woods development back to …

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Gunpowder Riverkeeper launches Swim Guide

Gunpowder Riverkeeper launches Swim Guide For Immediate Release: July 21, 2021 CONTACT: Theaux M. Le Gardeur 410-967-3526 gunpowderriverkeeper@gmail.com Monkton, MD – Gunpowder Riverkeeper announces the July 21, 2021 launch of Swim Guide, an online tool and smartphone app to display localized bacteria monitoring data for Harford and Baltimore County streams, rivers and tidal waters. The …

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Gunpowder Riverkeeper files Petitions on the MDE Permit for the MDTA I-95 Extended Toll Lanes Project

Gunpowder Riverkeeper files Petitions for Judicial Review in Harford and Baltimore Counties, MD on the MDE Wetland and Waterways Permit to Protect Wetlands, Waterways and Sensitive Species on the I-95 Extended Toll Lanes Project For Immediate Release: July 6, 2021   Contact: Theaux M. Le Gardeur (410) 967-3526 Gunpowder Riverkeeper, Gunpowderriverkeeper@gmail.com Monkton, Maryland. – On June 4th, Gunpowder …

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Water Quality Alerts in Baltimore County

Thanks to Patch.com for providing the following on water quality alerts in Baltimore County. This Monday, the Baltimore County Environmental Health Services issued water quality alerts for two locations as well as indicated a water quality advisory in effect in Baltimore County until further notice. Sanitary sewer overflows prompted water contact alerts at two locations: …

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Wetlands and Waterways Permit Modification Hearing for MTA I-95 Section 200 NB Express Toll Lanes

Time to sharpen those pencils and write a comment letter, email or attend the virtual hearing and testify before the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) this Thursday, March 4th, 2021 at 6:30 PM on the Wetlands and Waterways permit application that would allow the Maryland Transportation Authority (MTA) to impact wetlands and waterways located …

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