On a broiling Tuesday afternoon, Alderwoman Sheila Finlayson climbs out of her black Mercedes in Ward 4′s Annapolis Walk community to visit the Wellmobile. “The Bus” as it’s called, is a health treatment clinic on wheels funded by the Anne Arundel County Health Department. Finlayson and other city officials hope to use it’s resources to combat an ongoing wave of drug addiction in the city and a resultant increase in overdoses and deaths. The ward has had 145 overdoses since 2015, the third-highest in the city.
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