Applications are now being accepted for the 2019 Maggie J. Brown Spirit of Columbia Scholarship Award. Up to six $2,500 scholarships will be awarded to graduating seniors who exhibit exceptional efforts in providing community service to benefit Columbia residents and those in the Columbia area. The students must live on CA-assessed property or have a […]
Howard County Government will be conducting a Town Hall meeting to discuss plans for the new Fire Station in Harper’s Choice. The meeting will take place at Kahler Hall on Tuesday, February 12, beginning at 7:00 pm. Staff from Fire and Rescue and the Department of Public Works will be here to answer your questions.
In keeping with Howard County Government, the HCCA offices will be closing at 3:00 pm today, January 29, 2019, due to inclement weather.
The Town Hall meeting, scheduled for Tuesday, January 29, 2019, to discuss plans for the new Fire Station in Harper’s Choice has been postponed due to pending inclement weather. We will notify you as soon as an alternate date has been chosen.
This Sunday morning, January 27, The Mall at Columbia will be installing 12 rooftop HVAC units via helicopter before the Mall opens for business. The helicopter should be on site approximately 7-7:15 am and is scheduled to be complete by 10:00 am. This will not impact any residences or surrounding businesses. But we wanted you to be aware […]
Howard County Executive Calvin Ball today announced the Department of Community Resources and Services (DCRS) will hold a free weekly food distribution for families who have been impacted by the federal government shutdown. “This history-making shutdown of the federal government is directly impacting one in ten residents of Howard County,” said Ball. “Sadly, without their […]
Make a difference in a child’s life. A-OK Mentoring-Tutoring is actively seeking volunteers to serve as mentors and tutors for elementary and middle school youth in Howard County. They welcome people from all backgrounds and experiences to participate. An information session will be held on Thursday, Feb 7, 1 pm at the East Columbia Library […]
Watch as John McCoy from CA’s Watershed division shares tips and information about snow and ice melt products in this short video: https://vimeo.com/311757611. HELP PROTECT OUR WATERSHED Never use fertilizer to melt ice and snow. The nitrogen and phosphorus in fertilizer harms our local streams, groundwater and the Chesapeake Bay! See the table below for useful […]