Category Archives: Ridgeleigh

Councilman Marks’ Blog

Agreement Reached on Joppa Road Sonic Restaurant

I am very pleased that an agreement has been reached between the developer of the proposed Sonic restaurant on Joppa Road and nearby community organizations. The restaurant is proposed for construction at 1631 East Joppa Road.  The agreement– between Community … Continue reading

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Oakleigh Road Development Should Be Scrapped

In October 2009, Baltimore County approved the development of a 22-unit housing development between Oakleigh Road and Perring Parkway.  The “Clearwood Park” project was approved based on the underlying zoning, despite objections from neighbors who criticized the development’s impact on traffic … Continue reading

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Protecting the Oakleigh Pet Cemetery

The Oakleigh Pet Cemetery, located in the 8400 block of Oakleigh Road in Parkville, is one of the only cemeteries of its kind in Central Maryland.  It is the final resting place for hundreds of dogs, cats, and other pets.   … Continue reading

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Honoring Three Outstanding Citizens of the Year

Throughout the Fifth District, there are outstanding men and women who work tirelessly to improve their neighborhoods.   I have decided to create an annual award to honor three citizens who have worked in different ways in their communities. In the … Continue reading

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