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Maryland Inches Towards a More Business Friendly Environment
Maryland Inches Towards a More Business Friendly Environment

Holden Wilen of the Baltimore Business Journal reports that the Regulatory Reform Commission, who last year recommended consolidating professional licenses and reviewing the state's procurement process, indicated that this year they will recommend modifying and repealing regulations that... Continue Reading

by Tommy Tompsett
09/19/2016


The Interplay of Section 8, Federal Marijuana Laws, and Maryland Marijuana Laws
The Interplay of Section 8, Federal Marijuana Laws, and Maryland Marijuana Laws

Steve Lash of the Maryland Daily Record Reports that in a 3-0 decision, the Court of Special Appeals said the federal law permitting landlords to evict drug-possessing tenants in subsidized housing does not trump Maryland’s statute permitting eviction only upon a showing that the terms of... Continue Reading

by Tommy Tompsett
09/7/2016


New BaltiMeter Billing System for Baltimore City & Baltimore County
New BaltiMeter Billing System for Baltimore City & Baltimore County

In October, the Department of Public Works (DPW) will start BaltiMeter Billing, a new water and sewer billing system that according to DPW will enhance their infrastructure and help to ensure customers receive efficient and reliable billing services. The below information affects only City... Continue Reading

by Tommy Tompsett
09/1/2016


Online Rental Fraud in Baltimore County
Online Rental Fraud in Baltimore County

The Baltimore County Police Financial and Cyber Crime Unit has seen an uptick in online rental scams. The Baltimore Sun article can be found by clicking here. Continue Reading

by Tommy Tompsett
08/31/2016


Baltimore Approves 33% Rate Hike
Baltimore Approves 33% Rate Hike

The Baltimore Board of Estimates approved an annual water rate increase of 9.9% and a sewer rate increase of 9% over each of the next 3 years. An article from the Baltimore Business Journal explains the increase and the reasons for it. Continue Reading

by Tommy Tompsett
08/31/2016