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Updates Provided at Public Meeting about the Condition – and Future – of the Hanover Street Bridge

Updates Provided at Public Meeting about the Condition – and Future – of the Hanover Street Bridge

The Hanover Street Corridor Study, which is examining the condition and use of the 1.4 mile stretch of Hanover St. from Wells St. in South Baltimore to Reedbird Ave. in Cherry Hill, is currently underway. The $1.8 million study is funded by a $1.1 million federal TIGER Grant and $700,000 from Baltimore City.

| February 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Arena Football League Franchise Coming to Baltimore

Arena Football League Franchise Coming to Baltimore

Ted Leonsis’ Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE) has announced the acquisition of an Arena Football League (AFL) team which will play in Baltimore starting next spring at Royal Farms Arena.

| November 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Affordable Housing and Local Hiring at Port Covington Highlight New MOU with Baltimore City

Affordable Housing and Local Hiring at Port Covington Highlight New MOU with Baltimore City

Last Thursday, executives from Sagamore Development (Under Armour Founder and CEO Kevin Plank’s real estate company), Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, City Council members, and local activists gathered at City Garage in South Baltimore to announce a new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Sagamore and the City of Baltimore for the 260-acre Port Covington redevelopment project.

| September 12, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Kevin Plank’s Sagamore Ventures Taking Over Baltimore Water Taxi Services

Kevin Plank’s Sagamore Ventures Taking Over Baltimore Water Taxi Services

The first new boat will be in service later this year, custom-built in Baltimore by MAPC, a maritime design and manufacturing company located near the South Baltimore neighborhood of Brooklyn that will hire 30 new welders and craftsmen thanks to this deal.

| August 16, 2016 | 3 Comments
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Sagamore Reaches Community Benefits Agreement with Neighborhoods South of Port Covington

Sagamore Reaches Community Benefits Agreement with Neighborhoods South of Port Covington

Yesterday, Sagamore Development, the team behind the proposed 260-acre Port Covington Master Plan, reached a community benefits agreement with the South Baltimore Six Coalition (SB6).

| July 15, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Port Covington Master Plan Receives Unanimous Approval from Planning Commission

Port Covington Master Plan Receives Unanimous Approval from Planning Commission

The Baltimore City Planning Department’s Planning Commission voted unanimously to approve the 260-acre Sagamore Development Master Plan last evening. This follows the recommendation by the staff of the Planning Department to approve the plan.

| June 24, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Port Covington Master Plan Receives Overwhelming Support at Public Hearing

Port Covington Master Plan Receives Overwhelming Support at Public Hearing

Sagamore Development’s Port Covington Master Plan received overwhelming support on Wednesday at its Presentation and Public Testimony at the Baltimore City Planning Department.

| June 3, 2016 | 2 Comments
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Maryland Primary Results for South Baltimore Districts

Maryland Primary Results for South Baltimore Districts

Yesterday Democrats and Republicans voted as part of the primary process. Individuals could only vote for candidates from the party they are registered to.

| April 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Election Day Ballot Preview

Election Day Ballot Preview

The polls are open tomorrow from 7am to 8pm. Find your polling location and what district you belong to here (note, South Baltimore and Southwest Baltimore have different City Council and congressional districts.)

| April 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Breaking Down the Infrastructure Proposal for Port Covington

Breaking Down the Infrastructure Proposal for Port Covington

Sagamore is proposing $534,795,000 in Tax Increment Financing (TIF) from Baltimore City to finance public infrastructure including roads, bridges, utilities, sewers, waterlines, shoreline remediation, walkways, and parks.

| March 14, 2016 | 1 Comments
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Baltimore Police Make Arrest in Federal Hill Robberies, Suspects Also Linked to DC Crimes

Baltimore Police Make Arrest in Federal Hill Robberies, Suspects Also Linked to DC Crimes

Both men are charged with numerous robbery and handgun related counts and will be charged with carjacking and two additional robberies in Washington DC.

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Westport Announces New Thursday Farmers’ Market

Westport Announces New Thursday Farmers’ Market

Westport Market, a weekly farmer’s market that will bring more fresh food options to people living in South Baltimore, will launch on Thursday, June 18 from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the intersection of Waterview Avenue and Annapolis Road.

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Crime Decreases Again in 2014

South Baltimore Crime Decreases Again in 2014

For the second straight year, South Baltimore’s Sector 4 saw a significant decrease in crime.

| January 26, 2015 | 0 Comments
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