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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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Harbor Heartbeat Report Shows Most of the Inner Harbor and Middle Branch is Swimmable More Than 60% of the Time

Harbor Heartbeat Report Shows Most of the Inner Harbor and Middle Branch is Swimmable More Than 60% of the Time

 Waterfront Partnership unveiled its Harbor Heartbeat Report. This brand-new report expands the scope of the report card issued in previous years to cover seven key indicators of harbor health: fecal bacteria, sewer repairs, pollution tracking, litter and debris, restoration projects, ecosystem health, and volunteering.

| June 8, 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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Tuesdays Under 250: Remodeled Four-Bedroom Single Family Home in Lakeland

Tuesdays Under 250: Remodeled Four-Bedroom Single Family Home in Lakeland

This remodeled four-bedroom single family home in Lakeland features hardwood floors, new carpet, stainless steel appliances, crown molding, archways, stained glass, renovated bathrooms, a driveway, and a large backyard. 

| January 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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Current and Future Park Improvements in South Baltimore

Current and Future Park Improvements in South Baltimore

South Baltimore has many parks which are popular gathering places for sports, fitness, dog walking, children’s activities, events, relaxing, and learning about Baltimore history. Many park improvements, which are either underway or in planning, will take many of these parks to the next level. Here’s a look at the plans for these local parks/

| October 26, 2017 | 1 Comments
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Vote for the Finals of SouthBMore’s Best!

Vote for the Finals of SouthBMore’s Best!

The selections receiving the most votes during the multiple choice round will be crowned SouthBMore’s Best. All winners will be announced at SouthBMore’s Best Bash on Thursday, September 14th from 7pm to 10pm at Little Havana.

| August 29, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Trash Wheel Coming To Masonville Cove in South Baltimore’s Middle Branch

Trash Wheel Coming To Masonville Cove in South Baltimore’s Middle Branch

The new trash wheel will intercept trash that collects from storm drains in the Masonville Cove Tributary Watershed. The South Baltimore neighborhoods of Brooklyn and Curtis Bay are included in this watershed, along with portions of Pasadena in Anne Arundel County.

| June 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Healthy Harbor Report Card Shows Water Off Fort McHenry is Swimmable 89% of the Time

Healthy Harbor Report Card Shows Water Off Fort McHenry is Swimmable 89% of the Time

The Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore’s Healthy Harbor Initiative, in partnership with Blue Water Baltimore, recently released the 2016 Healthy Harbor Report Card. While the overall grades for the water quality of the harbor remain poor, there are some improvements as well as some interesting results.

| June 2, 2017 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

GBC concerned about a cutback to police budget, a large property hits the market, the carousel leaves the Inner Harbor, a former Digital Harbor student signs with Under Armour, drinking beer to help blue crabs, a McHenry Row team up, and big growth at the Port of Baltimore.

| May 31, 2017 | 0 Comments
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The Great Baltimore Oyster Partnership Surpasses 2.5 Million Oysters Planted in the Patapsco River

The Great Baltimore Oyster Partnership Surpasses 2.5 Million Oysters Planted in the Patapsco River

A surging number of business representatives, students and other volunteers have successfully raised thousands of oysters in the Inner Harbor as part of the Great Baltimore Oyster Partnership. In less than two years, the partners are more than halfway toward a five-year goal of planting 5 million oysters at Fort Carroll sanctuary reef in the Patapsco River.

| May 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
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