Local Government

The Baltimore Jewish Council represents The Associated, its agencies and the community at all levels of government.  We encourage you to get involved in your local government.  Below is information and links so you can familiarize yourself with how the government works in the City of Baltimore, Baltimore County, Howard County, Anne Arundel County and Carroll County.

Visit Your County

Baltimore City

Baltimore County

Howard County

Anne Arundel County

Carroll County

General Information

Interactive County Map

Baltimore Metropolitan Council

The Baltimore Metropolitan Council (BMC) is an organization of the Baltimore region’s elected executives, representing Baltimore City and Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Harford and Howard counties.  The Baltimore Metropolitan Council was chartered in 1992 as the successor to the Regional Planning Council and Baltimore Regional Council of Governments. The goal is to improve the quality of life and economic vitality in the Baltimore region.