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The Neighborhoods

 

About Our Neighborhoods

 

 

  • My Neighborhood
    Interactive maps maintained by the county government, specialized for facilities, historic properties and zoning

 

County Government Resources

 

  • Baltimore County Government
    Gateway to official County government website
     

  • Baltimore County Overview
    Baltimore County Public Library has pulled together information on topics like planning and zoning, emergency preparedness, voting and election process, population statistics, and more about Baltimore County.

 

  • Historic Preservation
    An overview of preservation information. Interactive map for locating historic properties and districts
     

 

Community Association Center

 

  • Community Associations Institute
    A national voice for condominiums, cooperatives and homeowners associations. Provides education and resources to all types of association-governed communities. Various membership levels available.

 

Neighborhood Associations

 

   

Finding Community Services

 

Local Government

 

Baltimore County under the Home Rule Charter is governed by an elected County Executive and a seven-member County Council

 

 

Local Media

 

 

 

Government Services for Specific Populations
 

 

 

Contacts

 

 

 

 

Getting Around the County and State

 

 

The Transportation Resource Information Point (TRIP)
provides Central Maryland residents with a wide range of transit information for the entire region

 

Small map of the major arteries of Baltimore CountyDriving

 

  • Commuter Choice-Maryland
    Commuter Choice Maryland is an incentive program that encourages Maryland employees to choose transit or vanpools instead of driving to work.

 

  • Traffic Volume Maps [PDF]  (Opens in a new window)
    Annually updated. Shows the annual average daily traffic on the county's roadways. Helpful for planning the commute.
     

Maryland Mass Transit Options 

 

 

 

Other Transportation Contacts

 

  • Amtrak
    Trains and destinations; reservations; fares; tickets
     

  • Baltimore County Rideshare (opens in new window)
    Serving Baltimore and Carroll Counties. Find carpool partners, a van pool, or other transit options

 

 

 

Having Fun

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Last revised: September 9, 2014