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Md. officials to announce stream restoration partnership

WOODBINE — Maryland officials are announcing a public-private partnership to restore a stream in Howard County. County Executive Allan Kittleman will join Maryland Secretary of the Environment Ben Grumbles on Thursday to announce it. The project will restore 6,200 linear ...

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Maryland officials reviewing Obama’s greenhouse gas limits

ANNAPOLIS — Republican Gov. Larry Hogan’s administration is taking some time to review the impact of President Barack Obama’s plan to dramatically cut emissions from U.S. power plants, while Maryland Democrats already were praising the plan released Monday. Ben Grumbles, ...

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New Md. environmental chief: Enforcement not ‘first step’

The new head of the Maryland Department of the Environment is promising better relations with businesses in the state but said environmental groups need not be worried he will be a rubber stamp. Ben Grumbles, Gov. Larry Hogan’s choice to ...

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State review of proposed fracking rules may stretch into 2016

State regulations for fracking in western Maryland may not be ready until sometime next year, according to Maryland Department of the Environment Secretary Ben Grumbles. Grumbles, in an interview, said the agency continues to review comments on regulations proposed under ...

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