January 29, 2015

4th Chancellor Named to Univ. System of MD

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A new chancellor will be at the helm as plans for a University System of Maryland classroom and research facility move forward.

UMD UAS Test Site Flies Talon 240

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The Talon 240 is the start. Other projects in progress at the UMD UAS Test Site include natural resource surveys, utilities inspections, agriculture research, and support to emergency services.

From St. Mary’s to Crisfield UAS Airfields

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A quick video and even quicker glimpse of the first UAV to test out of the UMd. UAS Test Site.

First UAS Test Flight a Success

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The UMd Unmanned Aircraft Systems Test Site successfully launched its first Unmanned Aircraft Vehicle Dec. 5 from its partner airfield in Crisfield, MD.

FAA OKs UAS Flight at St. Mary’s

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Del. John Bohanan: “This FAA stamp of approval is the federal government’s recognition of our airspace integration efforts” at St. Mary’s Airport.

Boh’s Efforts Pay Off: DoD Objects to Turbines

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Del. John Bohanan ‘s pledge to protect NAS:Pax River from wind turbines that threatened the base’s testing mission, achieved a long-fought victory late last week when the Pentagon formally opposed the turbines.

Senator – Delegate Forum Live Oct. 28

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The races for the two St. Mary’s County delegate seats, the St. Mary’s/Calvert delegate seat, and the St. Mary’s County/lower Calvert County state senatorial seat will be the focus of the forum.

Bohanan Paves the Way for Rt. 5 Improvements

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For decades a the lack of shoulders Rt 5 from Camp Brown Road to Point Lookout concerned Ridge residents and visitors. MD transportation secretary says delegate’s actions this year launched the project.

Bohanan & Russell Turn an Idea Into a Law

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John Bohanan and Jack Russell teamed up for the Lexington Park Volunteer Rescue Squad, the sheriff, and for this video.

Yes, It’s Called the Colored Troops Memorial

U.S. Colored Troops Civil War Memorial Monument

The Civil War memorial at Lancaster Park on Willows Road in Lexington Park, MD is among very few monuments to the the U.S. Colored Troops who fought and were recognized as heroes in the Civil War.