The Locust Point Festival has been schedule for Saturday, September 20th from 11am-6pm at Latrobe Park.
District 46 Senator Bill Ferguson is Chair of the Baltimore Casino Local Development Council (BLDC). The BLDC advises Mayor Rawlings-Blake and future Baltimore mayors on how the community impact funds should be spent.
Leadership from the neighborhood associations of Federal Hill, Federal Hill South, Riverside, and South Baltimore, along with Delegates Clippinger and McHale, and Councilman Cole’s office, met with Southern District (SD) Police leadership on Thursday (8/21).
On Friday, August 15th, Horseshoe Casino Baltimore gave the media a first look at the new $442 million facility in South Baltimore. Check out this video tour of the casino before it opens to the public on Tuesday, August 26th.
Alleys in selected Baltimore neighborhoods will soon get weekly mechanical sweeping. This program is another proactive initiative being launched by the Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) aimed at keeping City neighborhoods clean.
Just last week, Mobtown Ballroom finally received their final zoning approval and they will now have a new bar by Mid-August
Paul’s Place offers the Summer Youth Internship Program, Middle School Summer Program and the Summer Outings and Camps for Kids (SOCKS) program to meet the needs of children of all ages while also continuing their education over the summer break.
Citizens of Pigtown won a grant for $30,00 and will work with artist Rodney Carroll to erect a 35-foot tall, stainless steel, sculptural weather station featuring the neighborhood’s beloved mascot: a large pig.
Bloom the Boulevard is back! Join us for our 2nd annual spring volunteer-led community greening event. Bloom the Boulevard will be held on Saturday, June 7 from 9 am – 1 pm.
“Almost unprecedented” was the term continually used by Anirban Basu of Sage Policy Group, a subcontractor of McCormick Taylor, and Wesley Mitchell of McCormick Taylor when describing the $10-$18 million per year in casino impact funds that will be coming to the South Baltimore communities.
Registration and buffet lunch begin at 11:30 am with a Shotgun Start at 12:30 pm. The event is $95 per player, $350 for foursomes, and includes a day of golf, a catered lunch provided by Nick’s Rotisserie, awards, 50/50 raffle and silent auction and a Pigtown Golf Open golf towel. A second round of golf is on the house at the conclusion of the awards ceremony.