Port Covington

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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Goldman Sachs Explains Why It Invested $233 Million in Port Covington

Goldman Sachs Explains Why It Invested $233 Million in Port Covington

“Between the real estate, the team, the impacts, the scale, I think the opportunity is, not to be dramatic, but pretty once-in-a-lifetime. “

| April 5, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Phase 1B Gets Underway at Port Covington

Phase 1B Gets Underway at Port Covington

Work is underway on Phase 1B at the 235-acre Port Covington Development by Sagamore Development Company. This phase will add new infrastructure and buildings on the fields around The Baltimore Sun’s Sun Park facility. The property is bordered by Hanover St., McComas St., and Cromwell St.

| April 4, 2018 | 0 Comments
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New Port Covington Bike Path to Run Underneath the Hanover Street Bridge

New Port Covington Bike Path to Run Underneath the Hanover Street Bridge

The Port Covington bike path and trail system continues to expand as construction has begun on an extension of a path that will run underneath the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge on S. Hanover St. The path will connect West Covington Park to the parking lots adjacent to Nick’s Fish House and Locke Insulators.

| April 4, 2018 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

Iron Rooster is putting on a Build a Better Burger competition that offers a chance to win 100 burgers, four South Baltimore restaurants named in Baltimore Magazine’s 50 Best, a new IHOP is coming, a Downtown restaurant closes, and reggae group The Original Wailers are coming to Port Covington.

| March 22, 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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Tuesdays Under 250: Fixer-Upper with Parking on Hanover Street Near Port Covington

Tuesdays Under 250: Fixer-Upper with Parking on Hanover Street Near Port Covington

This two-bedroom South Baltimore rowhome is just two blocks from the 235-acre Port Covington redevelopment and across the street from an upcoming two-block, mixed-used development from Caves Valley Partners. This fixer-upper features a large kitchen, a patio that can be opened up into a parking pad, and an unfinished basement with nearly seven-foot ceilings.

| February 20, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Former Schuster Concrete Building Was Proposed as Amazon’s First Port Covington Office

Former Schuster Concrete Building Was Proposed as Amazon’s First Port Covington Office

The proposal noted that the 97,000 sq. ft. building constructed in 1920 could be expanded up to 500,000 sq. ft. with a four-story addition behind the front facade.

| February 16, 2018 | 1 Comments
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Amazon Emphasizes Tech Talent as Baltimore Misses HQ2 Final 20

Amazon Emphasizes Tech Talent as Baltimore Misses HQ2 Final 20

“We heard a lot of the things Amazon liked, but they didn’t get to the negative,” said Geddes.

| February 15, 2018 | 2 Comments
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Under Armour’s Stock Rises 23% After Stronger-Than-Expected 2017 Fourth Quarter Review

Under Armour’s Stock Rises 23% After Stronger-Than-Expected 2017 Fourth Quarter Review

“After years of rapid growth and building a globally recognized brand, the dynamic landscape of 2017 was a catalyst for us to begin strategically transforming Under Armour into an operationally excellent company,” said Under Armour Chairman and CEO Kevin Plank.

| February 14, 2018 | 0 Comments
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New Path Planned for Underneath Hanover Street in Port Covington

New Path Planned for Underneath Hanover Street in Port Covington

In an effort to improve pedestrian access to Port Covington, Sagamore Development Company, the team behind the 235-acre Port Covington redevelopment, is planning a new bicycle and pedestrian path underneath S. Hanover St. The path will connect to The Baltimore Sun’s Sun Park facility and the surrounding properties.

| February 12, 2018 | 1 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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Baltimore’s Port Covington Out of the Running for Amazon’s Second Headquarters

Baltimore’s Port Covington Out of the Running for Amazon’s Second Headquarters

Amazon announced on Thursday that it narrowed the list of potential cities/areas for its second headquarters in North America (Amazon HQ2) to 20, however Baltimore did not make the cut. Baltimore City and Maryland officials teamed with Sagamore Development Company last year on a proposal for the new campus at Port Covington. Maryland officials will likely put their weight behind Montgomery County, which did make the final 20.

| January 18, 2018 | 0 Comments
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The Baltimore Sun to Move 300 Employees to Its Port Covington Building

The Baltimore Sun to Move 300 Employees to Its Port Covington Building

In 1988, The Baltimore Sun built Sun Park in Port Covington for its printing facility. Now in 2018, the newspaper is finalizing a deal to move most of its operation to the South Baltimore facility. The Baltimore Sun Media Group announced last Thursday that it is looking to move its approximately 300 employees to a renovated space at Sun Park this summer.

| January 8, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Under Armour Releases Navy Blue Angels-Inspired Uniforms for Saturday’s Army-Navy Game

Under Armour Releases Navy Blue Angels-Inspired Uniforms for Saturday’s Army-Navy Game

In addition to the actual play on the field, the Army-Navy Football game is always a spirited competition between Under Armour and Nike, seeing which brand can create a more beloved uniform for the football rivalry that first started in 1890. South Baltimore-based Under Armour has released Blue Angels-inspired uniforms for this year’s game.

| November 27, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Bustin Boards Opens Factory Store at City Garage in Port Covington

Bustin Boards Opens Factory Store at City Garage in Port Covington

Customers at the Bustin Factory Store can not only buy a skateboard, they can watch the production of of skateboards, take a test ride, skate on the ramps, and participate in a lesson.

| November 16, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Mid-Week Listing: Renovated Four-Bedroom Rowhome Near Port Covington

Mid-Week Listing: Renovated Four-Bedroom Rowhome Near Port Covington

This renovated four-bedroom South Baltimore rowhome is two blocks from the multibillion-dollar Port Covington redevelopment. It features hardwood floors, crown molding, a high-end kitchen, large bathrooms, a rooftop deck, and a private patio.

| November 15, 2017 | 0 Comments
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