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For a list of Howard County Government Special Events, click HERE.

 

Meetings listed here are open to the public. If you have specific questions please call the contact number listed for that meeting.

PLEASE CALL AHEAD TO CONFIRM in case of last minute changes or cancellations. Thank you!

Some meetings are cablecast LIVE on Gtv, Howard County Government Cable Channel, Comcast Channel 99 and Verizon Channel 44. They are indicated by this symbol and are also closed captioned for the hearing impaired:

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FEBRUARY

 

1

Gtv
County Council Legislative Session
CLICK HERE FOR CURRENT LEGISLATION
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Banneker Room, Ellicott City / 7 pm / Contact: County Council, 410-313-2001

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2

Equal Business Opportunity Commission
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
Gateway Building, 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, Office of Purchasing Conference Room, Suite 501, Columbia / 9 am / Contact: Office of Purchasing, 410-313-6370

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3 

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Commission Meeting
Gateway Building, 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, Room 303, Columbia / 7 pm / Contact: Office of Human Resources, 410-313-6430 
Design Advisory Panel Special Meeting
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA 
George Howard Building., 3430 Court House Drive, C. Vernon Gray Room, Ellicott City / 7:30 pm / Contact: Department of Planning and Zoning, 410-313-2350  
 
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4

Board of Appeals Hearing Examiner Case
Continuation of CASE: BA 15-024C&V, Naresh C. Das
CLICK HERE FOR CASES
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Banneker Room, Ellicott City / 6 pm / Contact: Board of Appeals Office, 410-313-2395 
Commission for Veterans and Military Families
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
Gateway Building, 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, Howard Community College Ecker Business Training Center, Columbia / 7 pm / Contact: Howard County Office of Military Affairs, Lisa Terry, 410-313-0821
Historic Preservation Commission
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, C. Vernon Gray Room, Ellicott City / 7 pm / Contact: Department of Planning & Zoning, 410-313-2350 
Planning Board 
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA 
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Columbia/Ellicott City Room, Ellicott City / 7 pm / Contact: Department of Planning & Zoning, 410-313-2350  
 
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8

County Council Monthly Meeting
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George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, C. Vernon Gray Room, Ellicott City / 8:30 am / Contact: County Council, 410-313-2001

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9

Revenue Authority Meeting 
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Columbia/Ellicott Room, Ellicott City / 4 pm / Contact: County Executive Office, 410-313-2013 
Alcoholic Beverage Hearing Board
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Banneker Room, Ellicott City / 6:30 pm / Contact: Liquor Board, 410-313-2008
Public Works Board Meeting  
CANCELLED
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, C. Vernon Gray Room, Ellicott City / 7:30 pm / Contact: Department of Public Works, Chaunta Taylor, 410-313-4419

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10

Design Advisory Panel
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
George Howard Building., 3430 Court House Drive, C. Vernon Gray Room, Ellicott City / 7:30 pm / Contact: Department of Planning and Zoning, 410-313-2350

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11

 

Housing and Community Development Board 
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
Gateway Building, 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, 3rd Floor Board Room, Columbia / 6 pm / Contact: Department of Housing and Community Development, 410-313-6316 
Board of Appeals Case
CASE: BA 15-014C, Constellation Solar
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George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, C. Vernon Gray Room, Ellicott City / 6:30 pm / Contact: Board of Appeals Office, 410-313-2395
Environmental Sustainability Board
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
Robinson Nature Center, 6692 Cedar Lane, Columbia / 7 pm / Contact: Office of Environmental Sustainability, 410-313-0700

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CASE: BA 15-014C, Constellation Solar -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

 

15

President’s Day Holiday
Howard County Government offices, courts, senior centers and the animal shelter will be closed in observance of the Presidents’ Day on Monday, February 15. However, regular trash and recycling services will occur as scheduled and the landfill will be open. County parks, community centers and facilities will be open; however, the Robinson Nature Center will be closed. In addition, County heritage sites are all closed for the season and will reopen in April. The Regional Transportation Agency (RTA) will operate on a regular weekday schedule. For more information on RTA, call 1-800-270-9553 or visit www.transitrta.com. All parking regulations and fees will be in effect. The 9-1-1 Center, Police and Fire departments remain staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week. For emergencies, call 9-1-1; for non-emergencies, call 410-313-2200.
Contact: Public Information Office, 410-313-2022

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16

Local Children's Board
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
Recreation and Parks Headquarters, 7120 Oakland Mills Road, Conference Room 1, Columbia / 8:30 am / Contact: Office of Children's Services, 410-313-1940 
Howard County Housing Commission 
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
Gateway Building, 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, 3rd Floor Board Room, Columbia / 6 pm / Contact: Contact: Department of Housing and Community Development, 410-313-6316 
Gtv
County Council Legislative Public Hearing
CLICK HERE FOR CURRENT LEGISLATION
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Banneker Room, Ellicott City / 7 pm / Contact: County Council, 410-313-2001

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17

Columbia Downtown Housing Corporation
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
70 Corporate Center, 11000 Broken Land Parkway, 9th Floor, Columbia / 4:30 pm / Contact: Sam Paul, 410-313-6320   
 
Recreation & Parks Advisory Board Meeting  
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Recreation & Parks Headquarters, 7120 Oakland Mills Road, Conference Room 1, Columbia / 7 pm / Contact: Department of Recreation & Parks, 410-313-4640

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18

Board of Appeals Hearing Examiner Case
CASE: BA 720-D, Shmaya Estrogano
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George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Banneker Room, Ellicott City / 9:30 am / Contact: Board of Appeals Office, 410-313-2395
Human Rights Commission
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, C. Vernon Gray Room, Ellicott City / 7 pm / Contact: Office of Human Rights, 410-313-6430 
Planning Board 
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA 
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Columbia/Ellicott City Room, Ellicott City / 7 pm / Contact: Department of Planning & Zoning, 410-313-2350  
 
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22

Board of Appeals Hearing Examiner Case
CASE: BA 15-040V, Charles Kyler
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George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Banneker Room, Ellicott City / 9:30 am / Contact: Board of Appeals Office, 410-313-2395 
Board of Appeals Hearing Examiner Case 
CASE: BA 15-021V, Springer Goyne RESCHEDULED from January 11
CLICK HERE FOR CASES 
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Banneker Room, Ellicott City / 10:30 am / Contact: Board of Appeals Office, 410-313-2395  
County Council Legislative Work Session 
RESCHEDULED for February 29
CLICK HERE FOR CURRENT LEGISLATION
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, C. Vernon Gray Room, Ellicott City / 4:30 pm / Contact: County Council, 410-313-2001
Agricultural Land Preservation Board
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
Howard County Fairgrounds, 2210 Fairgrounds Road, Fair Board Office, West Friendship / 7 pm / Contact: Department of Planning & Zoning, 410-313-5407
Commission on Aging
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
Ellicott City 50+ Center, 9401 Frederick Road, Ellicott City / 7 pm / Contact: Office on Aging, 410-313-6410

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23

Alcoholic Beverage Hearing Board
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Banneker Room, Ellicott City / 6:30 pm / Contact: Liquor Board, 410-313-2008 
Public Transportation Board Meeting
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Columbia/Ellicott City Room, Ellicott City / 7 pm / Contact: Office of Transportation, 410-313-3130 
 
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24 

Joint Meeting of the Retirement Plan Committees
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
C. Vernon Gray Room, George Howard Building, 3430 Courthouse Dr., Ellicott City  / 1:30 pm / Contact: Office of Human Resources, 410-313-2033   

Design Advisory Panel
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
George Howard Building., 3430 Court House Drive, C. Vernon Gray Room, Ellicott City / 7:30 pm / Contact: Department of Planning and Zoning, 410-313-2350 

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25

Soil Conservation Board
14735 Frederick Road, Cooksville / 8 am / Contact: Soil Conservation District, 410-313-0680
Board of Appeals Hearing Examiner Case
CASE: BA 719-D, Robert Long, Jr.
CLICK HERE FOR CASES
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Banneker Room, Ellicott City / 9:30 am / Contact: Board of Appeals Office, 410-313-2395 

 

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29

Board of Appeals Hearing Examiner Case  

CASE: BA 15-043C, Kenneth & Rosalie Caulder
CLICK HERE FOR CASES
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Banneker Room, Ellicott City / 9:30 am / Contact: Board of Appeals Office, 410-313-2395 

County Council Legislative Work Session 

RESHEDULED from February 22 

CLICK HERE FOR CURRENT LEGISLATION
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, C. Vernon Gray Room, Ellicott City / 4:30 pm / Contact: County Council, 410-313-2001  

 
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MARCH

1

Energy Task Force
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Columbia/Ellicott City Room, Ellicott City / 8 am / Contact: Office of Community Sustainability, 410-313-0700  

 

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3

Board of Appeals Case  

CASE: BA 714-D & 715-D, Ziegler, et al/Toll Bros - Scheduling
CLICK HERE FOR CASES
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Banneker Room, Ellicott City / 6:30 pm / Contact: Board of Appeals Office, 410-313-2395
Commission for Veterans and Military Families
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
Gateway Building, 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, Howard Community College Ecker Business Training Center, Columbia / 7 pm / Contact: Howard County Office of Military Affairs, Lisa Terry, 410-313-0821
Historic Preservation Commission
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, C. Vernon Gray Room, Ellicott City / 7 pm / Contact: Department of Planning & Zoning, 410-313-2350
Planning Board
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Columbia/Ellicott City Room, Ellicott City / 7 pm / Contact: Department of Planning & Zoning, 410-313-2350  

 

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Gtv
County Council Legislative Session
CLICK HERE FOR CURRENT LEGISLATION
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Banneker Room, Ellicott City / 7 pm / Contact: County Council, 410-313-2001  

 

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8

Alcoholic Beverage Hearing Board CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Banneker Room, Ellicott City / 6:30 pm / Contact: Liquor Board, 410-313-2008 

Public Works Board Meeting
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA  

George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Columbia/Ellicott City Room, Ellicott City / 7:30 pm / Contact: Department of Public Works, Chaunta Taylor, 410-313-4419  

 

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9

Design Advisory Panel
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA  

George Howard Building., 3430 Court House Drive, C. Vernon Gray Room, Ellicott City / 7:30 pm / Contact: Department of Planning and Zoning, 410-313-2350  

 

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10

Housing and Community Development Board
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA  

Gateway Building, 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, 3rd Floor Board Room, Columbia / 6 pm / Contact: Department of Howard County Housing, 410-313-6316
Environmental Sustainability Board
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA  

Robinson Nature Center, 6692 Cedar Lane, Columbia / 7 pm / Contact: Office of Environmental Sustainability, 410-313-0700  

 

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14

County Council Monthly Meeting
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA  

George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, C. Vernon Gray Room, Ellicott City / 8:30 am / Contact: County Council, 410-313-2001  

 

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15

Local Children's Board  

CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
Recreation and Parks Headquarters, 7120 Oakland Mills Road, Conference Room 1, Columbia / 8:30 am / Contact: Office of Children's Services, 410-313-1940
Howard County Housing Commission
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA  

Gateway Building, 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, 3rd Floor Board Room, Columbia / 6 pm / Contact: Department of Howard County Housing, 410-313-6316
Animal Matters Hearing Board
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
8576 Davis Road, Columbia / 7:30 pm / Contact: Animal Control, 410-313-2780 

 

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16

County Council Quarterly Meeting with the Board of Education  

CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA  

George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, C. Vernon Gray Room, Ellicott City / 8:30 am / Contact: County Council, 410-313-2001  

Recreation & Parks Advisory Board Meeting
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
Recreation & Parks Headquarters, 7120 Oakland Mills Road, Conference Room 1, Columbia / 7 pm / Contact: Department of Recreation & Parks, 410-313-4640  

 

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17

Human Rights Commission  

CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA  

George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, C. Vernon Gray Room, Ellicott City / 7 pm / Contact: Office of Human Rights, 410-313-6430
Planning Board
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Columbia/Ellicott City Room, Ellicott City / 7 pm / Contact: Department of Planning & Zoning, 410-313-2350 

  

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21

Gtv
County Council Legislative Public Hearing
CLICK HERE FOR CURRENT LEGISLATION
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Banneker Room, Ellicott City / 7 pm / Contact: County Council, 410-313-2001  

 

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22

Alcoholic Beverage Hearing Board

CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Banneker Room, Ellicott City / 6:30 pm / Contact: Liquor Board, 410-313-2008 

 

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23

Design Advisory Panel
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
George Howard Building., 3430 Court House Drive, C. Vernon Gray Room, Ellicott City / 7:30 pm / Contact: Department of Planning and Zoning, 410-313-2350  

 

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24

Soil Conservation Board 14735 Frederick Road, Cooksville / 8 am / Contact: Soil Conservation District, 410-313-0680

 

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25

Good Friday Holiday
All county government offices and animal shelter will be closed on Friday, March 25 in observance of the Good Friday holiday. Regular trash and recycling collection is in effect and the landfill will be open. The State of Maryland’s local Circuit and District Courts will be open. All parking regulations and fees will be in effect and parking meters must have coins. Police, Fire and the 9-1-1 Center are open seven days a week, 24 hours a day. For emergencies, call: 911; for non-emergency police matters, call: 410-313-2200.
Contact: Public Information Office, 410-313-2022  

 

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28

County Council Legislative Work Session
CLICK HERE FOR CURRENT LEGISLATION
George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, C. Vernon Gray Room, Ellicott City / 4:30 pm / Contact: County Council, 410-313-2001  

Agricultural Land Preservation Board
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA
Howard County Fairgrounds, 2210 Fairgrounds Road, Fair Board Office, West Friendship / 7 pm / Contact: Department of Planning & Zoning, 410-313-5407
Commission on Aging
CLICK HERE FOR AGENDA Ellicott City 50+ Center, 9401 Frederick Road, Ellicott City / 7 pm / Contact: Office on Aging, 410-313-6410 

 

This listing is provided by The Howard County Office of Public Information