Baltimore County Digest

Baltimore County Digest

April 15, 2006


Compost bin sale scheduled April 22

Baltimore County's Bureau of Solid Waste Management will host a compost bin sale at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium on Earth Day, April 22.

The bins, an $80 value, will be sold by the manufacturer for $33.33 plus tax, according to county officials. The sale will be held, rain or shine, in the fairgrounds parking lot from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. while supplies last. Interested buyers should use the fairground's Timonium Road entrance to reach the sale.

The sale is open to anyone, not just county residents, and there is no limit on the number that can be purchased. Only cash and checks will be accepted.


Rec and Parks holds job training

The Baltimore County Department of Recreation and Parks will hold its last two job-training courses in collaboration with the Baltimore County Police Department on Wednesday and Friday.

The course is a one-day five-hour session for youth ages 14 to 18 with the aim of building character and prepare the age group for the working world. The final programs are scheduled from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Benjamin Banneker Park and Museum.


Police relations council to meet

The first meeting of the Pikesville Precinct Police Community Relations Council will be held at 7:30 p.m. April 25.

Capt. Kimberley Meeks-Hall, commander of the new precinct, and Sgt. Vickie Warehime, who is in charge of outreach for the precinct, will discuss crime trends and community concerns.

The meeting will be held at the Pikesville Library, 1301 Reisterstown Road in Pikesville. Information: 410-887-1279.

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