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Maryland’s state park service suffered from ‘unhealthy dynamics.’ Here’s how new leaders are seeking to change it

September 21, 2023

Maryland Department of Natural Resources leaders have undertaken sweeping reforms of the state’s park system in the wake of complaints about sexual harassment and a toxic work culture, as well as the highly publicized rape trial of a former park manager, the agency’s top official told lawmakers Wednesday. “There were legitimate workplace culture, communication and transparency issues in the park service,” Natural Resources Secretary Josh Kurtz told a joint legislative committee.

Article Source: The Baltimore Banner

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