Glyndon, Maryland 21071

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GCA General Meeting: November 12th 7pm at the Forbush school

  • October 28, 2014 4:18 pm

GCA Park Committee Saturday, September 6, 10 a.m. to noon

  • September 1, 2014 2:45 pm

Please join the GCA Park Committee Saturday, September 6, 10 a.m. to noon, to help clean up. Even if you can only join us for part of that time, please come.

The Park Committee will provide breakfast treats. Bring your own beverage.

As you may have noticed, Baltimore County recently re-mulched the play area. The park is in good shape overall!

Bring your garden tools and garden gloves!

GCA General Meeting: Woman’s Club at 7pm, August 20th

  • August 4, 2014 4:48 pm

Guest Speaker: Delegate Wade Kach

Join us for the 53rd Annual Glyndon 4th of July Parade this Friday!

  • June 29, 2014 2:16 pm

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Dinner in the Glyndon Station Park

  • June 4, 2014 9:48 am

 

 

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Glyndon Honored as BEST County Community

  • May 30, 2013 4:17 pm

Baltimore Magazines includes Glyndon in the top places to live in Baltimore County.Countyy Executive and other officials congratulate GCA president Rose Mooney.County Executive Kevin Kamenetz recently recognized Glyndon as one of the County’s “BEST” neighborhoods. The recogniztion followed Baltimore Magazine naming Glyndon as one of the Best Places to Live. In the magazine’s April edition,  Glyndon was honored for Top Neighborhood and Best-Kept Secret.

County Executive Kamenetz honored the top communities on Tuesday May 28, 1 p.m. in Towson at the Historic Court House.  GCA president Rose Mooney attended.

BGE Tree Give Away – while they last

  • May 14, 2013 12:18 pm

Post Office Reverses Decision

  • January 19, 2012 6:13 pm

The U.S. Post Office has reversed the decision to suspend General Delivery at the Glyndon Post Office.

John Cordell, manager of USPS Operation, initially announced that USPS would reverse the decision at a public meeting organized by Historic Glyndon Inc. on January 6, 2012.  About 100 Glyndon residents attended the meeting at the Forbush School off Central Avenue.

William L. Ridenour, re-stated the decision in a January 18, 2012 letter to the Glyndon Community Association.  “After careful consideration, it has been decided to rescind the January 30, 2012 cut-off date for General Delivery at this time,” Ridenour said in the letter. “This will enable management officials to investigate the ability to install sufficient P. O. Boxes for the affected residents. This action should allow all concerned a rightful resolution.”

About 70 Glyndon households received notices in late December that their General Delivery service would end January 30, 2012. Residents were instructed to either purchase a Post Office Box or request home delivery from the Reisterstown Post Office. Residents requesting home delivery would switch from the 21071 zip code to the 21136 zip code.

In addition to concern about General Delivery, many residents already using Post Office Boxes at the Glyndon Post Office expressed concerns at the January 6 meeting about the deteriorating quality of service to P.O. Box owners in the past two years.

The GCA is forming a committee, including a number of residents who signed up at the meeting, to follow up on the General Delivery and other Post Office concerns.