Howard County to Host Public Safety Town Hall

Public safety will be the focus of a Howard County town hall meeting on Wednesday, November 8 from 7:00 pm until 8:30 pm. The meeting, hosted by County Executive Kittleman, will take place at the James N. Roby Public Safety Training Center, 2200 Scott Wheeler Drive, Marriottsville.

According to a press release:

Joining Executive Kittleman will be:

  • Police Chief Gary Gardner
  • Fire Chief John Butler
  • Sheriff Bill McMahon
  • Department of Corrections Director Jack Kavanagh
  • Health Officer Dr. Maura Rossman
  • Director of Emergency Management Ryan Miller
  • Deputy State’s Attorney Kim Oldham

Prior to the town hall, both the fire and health departments will offer free public health and safety training sessions at 6 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., including classes on hands-only CPR, the use of Stop the Bleed kits, and how to administer naloxone when someone is having an opioid-related overdose. Use the links below to sign up for these sessions.

Use the links below to sign up for the pre-meeting sessions:

CPR: https://www.howardcountymd.gov/Departments/Fire-and-Rescue/Sign-Up-for-Adult-Child-Infant-CPR-Training

Stop the Bleed: https://www.howardcountymd.gov/Departments/Fire-and-Rescue/Forms-and-Applications/Bleeding-Control-Classes

Naloxone: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/public-safety-town-hall-pre-event-naloxone-training-tickets-39263723855