The street will be closed from Granada Avenue to Spa View Avenue until 3:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Emergency repairs to a sewer main has closed Monticello Avenue from Granada Avenue to Spa View Avenue until 3:30 p.m. Tuesday. Annapolis' Department of Public Works has sent a crew out to complete the repairs. The cause for the repairs is not known at this time. Patch will update this story should repairs take more or less time to complete than anticipated.
Curb collection of trash may be reduced to once a week to cut costs, encourage recycling.
Anne Arundel County residents could soon see a reduction in their trash collection schedules. Last week, the county executive's office announced plans to reduce trash pickup from twice weekly collections to once a week. The move would reportedly reduce trash hauling costs and encourage recycling. In a recent release, County Executive John Leopold stated that the county's recycling rate had risen from 31 percent to almost 40 percent. This figure, however, was short of Anne Arundel County's stated goal of 50/50 recycling by weight. In August of 2009, Leopold appointed a Recycling Advisory Committee (RAC) to research ways to increase residential recycling. The committee was appointed to a one-year term, ending in December 2010. The RAC …