New Maryland system will allow 911 requests via text messages

Maryland residents who are deaf or have speech disabilities — or anyone with a reason to stay silent — could soon use their cellphones to send and receive 911 requests through text messages.

The service has the potential to spread statewide after the state Board of Public Works approved a $2.4…

from Anne Arundel County – Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/anne-arundel/bs-md-911-text-20180221-story.html
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State’s Attorney Wes Adams announces new No. 2 attorney

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced his choice for the No. 2 prosecutor at his office, tapping the head of the District Court Division to fill the void left by Jonathon Church’s resignation last month.

In a statement, Adams said he has chosen David P. Ash, Chief of the District…

from Anne Arundel County – Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/anne-arundel/ac-cn-deputy-attorney-ash-0222-story.html
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Annapolis cites construction as rainfall worsens sediment control failures

The city issued two citations to an Annapolis Yacht Club expansion site for sediment runoff and a failing construction entrance, one of which came after a weekend of heavy rain.

A “stabilized construction entrance” on the site of the new AYC Family Activity Center near the foot of the Spa Creek…

from Anne Arundel County – Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/anne-arundel/ac-cn-silt-runoff-20180221-story.html
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