Howard County Executive Ball Will Host COVID-19 Press Conference Tomorrow

ELLICOTT CITY, MD – Howard County Executive Calvin Ball will hold a press conference tomorrow, April 8th at noon, to address the ongoing response to COVID-19. The event will be live-streamed here.

“In the past few weeks, we’ve seen a steady increase in confirmed cases in Howard County, we expect this number to continue to rise,” said Ball. “We’re preparing for the challenging weeks ahead and are laser-focused on doing everything we can to slow the spread of this virus. This is certainly not going to be easy – but we need to manage our expectations and settle into these new norms.”

WHAT:         COVID-19 Press Conference


WHEN:         Wednesday, April 8th at noon

WHERE:       In front of George Howard Building, 3430 Court House Drive, Ellicott City


  • Calvin Ball, County Executive
  • Dr. Maura Rossman, Health Officer
  • Dr. Michael Martirano, Howard County Public School System