This week SouthBMore.com takes a look at five Locust Point homes that are just a short walk to Latrobe Park which features sports fields, a dog park, tennis and basketball courts, walking paths, and more.
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).
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.
Sagamore Development’s Port Covington Master Plan received overwhelming support on Wednesday at its Presentation and Public Testimony at the Baltimore City Planning Department.
Sagamore Development first revealed its Port Covington Master Plan to Baltimore City Planning Department’s Urban Design & Architecture Review Panel (UDARP) in January and have since been back five times to present additional details about sections of the development, the infrastructure, and the ecology.
Described as one of the “largest urban renewal projects in America,” Sagamore Development’s 266-acre Port Covington Master Plan on the South Baltimore Peninsula will require many infrastructure improvements to achieve its full build-out which is expected to take more than 20 years.
Check out this awesome drone video on YouTube, titled “I Love 21230,” produced by Upper Chesapeake Insurance Agency. The video features great shots of South Baltimore’s parks, waterfronts, bridges, cruise ships, buildings, and just about everything you can think of on the peninsula.
The $135 million plan will redesign the entire MTA bus system, including the addition of 12 new high-frequency, color-coded bus routes to improve connections to job sites, as well as other transit options including the Light Rail, MARC train, Metro, and Charm City Circulator through a network called CityLink.
On October 16, 2015 at approximately 9:10 p.m. officers and medics responded to the Hanover Street bridge for a serious accident. Upon arrival, officers found that a two(2) vehicle accident had occurred, and that 12 people had sustained injuries.
SouthBMore’s Best 2015, SouthBMore.com’s inaugural competition and celebration of the best of South Baltimore, kicks off today. Readers will vote in 30 different categories and select the best restaurants, businesses, foods, drinks, attractions, and professionals in South Baltimore.
Last week Sagamore Development confirmed they have acquired a 43-acre waterfront parcel in Westport, which was once eyed for Turner Development’s Westport Waterfront development.
Sagamore Development has acquired 230 acres at Port Covington, the southern tip of the South Baltimore peninsula. The acquisitions include all of West Covington (west of Hanover St.), the Port Covington shopping center, The Baltimore Sun printing facility, Nick’s Fish House, and the Baltimore Yacht Basin.