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Redevelopment of Reedbird Park in Cherry Hill to Include a Fitness Center, Turf Stadium, and Dog Park

Redevelopment of Reedbird Park in Cherry Hill to Include a Fitness Center, Turf Stadium, and Dog Park

In Recreation & Park’s Master Plan, the park will eventually get four multi-use sports fields, including one with a turf surface; a new fitness and wellness center; a dog park; new basketball courts; a new playground; an extended path system that connects to the Gwynns Falls Trail; fitness pods; plazas; pavilions; a field house; bike racks; and a parking lot.

| August 21, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Smooth New Driving Surface Complete on Hanover Street Bridge

Smooth New Driving Surface Complete on Hanover Street Bridge

The long wait is over for a smooth new driving surface on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge, which is also known as the Hanover Street Bridge. Over the weekend, the Baltimore City Department of Transportation (DOT) applied a new asphalt surface on top of the bridge’s concrete deck. Check out pictures of the new look bridge.

| August 20, 2018 | 1 Comments
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Hanover Street Bridge Scheduled to be Paved This Weekend

Hanover Street Bridge Scheduled to be Paved This Weekend

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation (DOT) will make its third attempt to resurface the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge, also known as the Hanover Street Bridge, this weekend. Two previous attempts were postponed due to rain. The 0.4 mile bridge will be closed beginning on Friday, August 17th at 8pm and will reopen Monday, August 20th at 5am. DOT will also make structural improvements to the bridge this weekend. 

| August 15, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Update: Hanover Street Bridge Resurfacing Project Postponed Again

Update: Hanover Street Bridge Resurfacing Project Postponed Again

Drivers in the area will have to wait a little bit longer for a smoother driving surface on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge, which is also known as the Hanover Street Bridge, as this weekend’s scheduled resurfacing has been postponed due to the possibility of inclement weather. The Baltimore City The Department of Transportation (DOT) is working to reschedule the project. 

| August 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
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This Weekend’s Hanover Street Bridge Resurfacing Project Postponed

This Weekend’s Hanover Street Bridge Resurfacing Project Postponed

Drivers will have to wait a bit longer for a smooth surface on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge, also known as the Hanover Street Bridge, as this weekend’s scheduled resurfacing has been postponed due to the potential for inclement weather.

| July 20, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Hanover Street Bridge To Close Over the Weekend for Resurfacing Project

Hanover Street Bridge To Close Over the Weekend for Resurfacing Project

A long-awaited resurfacing of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge, also known as the Hanover Street Bridge, will take place over the weekend. The bridge will be closed during this time.

| July 16, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Waterfront Art Installations Coming to Middle Branch Park

Waterfront Art Installations Coming to Middle Branch Park

Art on the Waterfront brings outdoor installations and sculptural works to the Middle Branch section of Gwynns Falls Trail. The public art exhibition features the works of Baltimore-based artists Becky Borlan, Graham Coreil-Allen, Ashley Kidner and Matthias Neumann.

| June 29, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Study Recommends a $50-Million Rehabilitation of the Hanover Street Bridge

Study Recommends a $50-Million Rehabilitation of the Hanover Street Bridge

The Hanover Street Corridor Study has been completed and it recommends a $50-million renovation of the 102-year-old Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge, often referred to as the Hanover Street Bridge. Six options were considered in the study, including demolishing and replacing the bridge, rehabilitating the bridge, and building a separate bridge for pedestrians and cyclists.

| June 21, 2018 | 0 Comments
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BOPA Announces 16 Free Concerts in New SoBo Summer Music Series

BOPA Announces 16 Free Concerts in New SoBo Summer Music Series

The SoBo Summer Music Series is a sequence of free concerts at various locations throughout South Baltimore featuring jazz, blues and contemporary house music.

| May 24, 2018 | 0 Comments
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GoFundMe Launched for Officer Kevin “ButterBean” Vaught

GoFundMe Launched for Officer Kevin “ButterBean” Vaught

Officer Kevin “ButterBean” Vaught was a popular fixture around South Baltimore during his 18 years working in the Baltimore Police Department (BPD) Southern District.

| April 10, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Hanover Street Bridge To Be Resurfaced This Spring

Hanover Street Bridge To Be Resurfaced This Spring

The bridge will undergo short-term repairs to buy time as DOT studies the long-term future which could include more extensive repairs or the construction of a new bridge.

| February 27, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Councilmen Costello and Reisinger Call for Immediate Repairs to the Hanover Street Bridge

Councilmen Costello and Reisinger Call for Immediate Repairs to the Hanover Street Bridge

In a letter to DOT Director Michelle Pourciau the Councilmen said, “We believe the bridge must be “re-decked” immediately, regardless of estimated cost or existing priority.”

| February 20, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Study Outlines Hanover Street Bridge Renovation and Replacement Options

Study Outlines Hanover Street Bridge Renovation and Replacement Options

The Hanover Street Corridor Study is nearing its end and has started to outline some options for future renovations – or a replacement – of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge, often referred to as the Hanover Street Bridge. These options were unveiled Monday night during the fourth public meeting between the consultants of the Interagency Advisory Group (IAG), Baltimore City Department of Transportation (DOT), and the community.

| February 9, 2018 | 1 Comments
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Q&A With the Baltimore Men’s Rowing Club

Q&A With the Baltimore Men’s Rowing Club

SouthBMore.com caught up with Chris O’Keefe of the Baltimore Men’s Rowing Club which rows out of Middle Branch Park. The team recently competed in the 5,000-meter course at the Head of Charles regatta in Boston where they competed against the likes of Harvard, Boston University, George Washington University, and other clubs and colleges from around the world.

| November 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Gateway Partnership Announces $1.4 Million for Parks and $650,000 in Community Grants

South Baltimore Gateway Partnership Announces $1.4 Million for Parks and $650,000 in Community Grants

This week, South Baltimore Gateway Partnership (SBGP) announced $650,000 in grants to support community projects across South and Southwest Baltimore, along with a separate investment of $1.4 million toward local parks and public spaces.

| September 29, 2017 | 0 Comments
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12,000 Sq. Ft. Cherry Hill Warehouse to Receive $500,000 Investment

12,000 Sq. Ft. Cherry Hill Warehouse to Receive $500,000 Investment

The renovation is expected to take about four months. The ownership team and Gold & Company will then lease the building and target auto repair, construction, and industrial services companies with a need for drive-in space.

| August 18, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Hit and Run in Ridgely’s Delight Leaves Man Hospitalized with Significant Injuries

Hit and Run in Ridgely’s Delight Leaves Man Hospitalized with Significant Injuries

On June 3, 2017, at approximately 2:30am, a 23-year old man was struck by a vehicle in the 300 block of Russell Street. The vehicle did not remain at the scene after the crash occurred.

| June 6, 2017 | 0 Comments
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