Cardin Celebrates the Success of the Clean Water Act on its 45th Anniversary

In advance of the 45th anniversary of the Clean Water Act on Wednesday, October 18, U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), a senior member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, issued the following statement in support of clean water.

Cardin: Court Decision to Undermine Clean Water Should Be Revisited

U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), a senior member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee (EPW), issued the following response after a federal judge in North Dakota blocked implementation of the Clean Water Rule, which was supposed to enter into force yesterday, August 27

EPA, National Aquarium, business leaders stress importance of Clean Water Rule on environment, economy

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency joined officials from local boating businesses, brewers and the National Aquarium at the Inner Harbor today to highlight what the Obama Administration’s Clean Water Rule means to Maryland’s rivers, streams and drinking water.

Cardin Praises Final Clean Water Rule Issued by EPA and U.S. Army Corps of...

U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), a senior member of the Environment and Public Works Committee and former Chairman of the Senate Water and Wildlife Subcommittee, today praised the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Army Corps) for their joint final rule to clarify the Clean Water Act’s protections for streams and wetlands.

Inaugural Storm Drain Art Contest Winners Announced; Messages in Living Color on the Importance...

As part of the County’s outreach efforts to educate residents on water pollution and stormwater management, the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is painting three storm drains with art and informational messaging. The paintings are the winning entries from the inaugural storm drain art contest


Governor Larry Hogan Announces Over $3.5 Billion “Building Opportunity Fund” School...

Governor Larry Hogan today announced a major initiative to make a historic investment in school construction projects across the state. Called the Building Opportunity Fund, the governor unveiled plans to submit legislation during the 2019 session of the Maryland General Assembly to provide $1.9 billion in new school construction funding over five years.