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Visioning Anne Arundel: Upcoming Meetings

April 22, 2019

Anne Arundel County will be hosting several Visioning Anne Arundel, a continuing discussion for Plan2040, sessions throughout the cou

2017 Annapolis in Spring

Legislative Session Ends

April 8, 2019

While Maryland's legislative session normally ends with celebrations, this year we are all mourning the death of House Speaker Busch.

Burning Trash is Not Clean Energy!

April 8, 2019

People all across Maryland - especially in Baltimore, Frederick, and Montgomery County where communities have fought or are fighting against trash incinerators in their neighborhoods - have been wo

2017 Annapolis in Spring

Good News out of Annapolis

April 5, 2019

This week has been a big week for many Clean Water priorities.

April showers bring ... sewage back-ups

April 1, 2019

April showers don't only bring May flowers: in a city with sewage infrastructure in desparate need of expansion and repair, they also bring sewage into local streams, city streets, and even people'

A dye test is used to track the water coming off a septic system. Important information can be determined by a dye test - like how quickly wastewater is flowing through a system or which system is flowing here.

Septic Legislation in 2019

March 14, 2019

Septic systems are a decentralized way to treat human waste. In most cases, an individual home has its own septic system and drain field.