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Ben Grumbles

The change comes as Hogan wraps up his second term as governor next January and an increasing number of high-ranking administration officials begin to move on.

The City of Baltimore filed a court motion on Friday asking for a judicial review of the state’s recent takeover of the city’s Back…

The Back River Wastewater Treatment Plant is the site of ongoing illegal discharges into the river.

Maryland Environment Secretary Ben Grumbles has ordered a Baltimore city-owned wastewater treatment plant to curb its discharges and get back in compliance within 48…

A powerful array of utilities, building industry groups, energy companies and restaurateurs are lining up to defeat a key provision of major climate change legislation.

Following recent pollution violations by a chicken rendering facility operating under an expired discharge permit, lawmakers are introducing a bill that would limit how…

The bill would give the department the necessary tools to hold polluters and other water violators accountable, the AG said.

Maryland Environment Secretary Ben Grumbles called the Maryland Coastal Adaptation Report Card “groundbreaking.”

The state of Maryland filed a lawsuit against Baltimore on Friday over untreated sewage discharge into the Chesapeake Bay by two Baltimore wastewater treatment plants.

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The hearing came after a series of sewage spills, a report about inadequate inspections at poultry farms and concerns about drinking water systems.