Sharp Leadenhall

The Southern Gateway Entertainment District Begins to Take Shape Near M&T Bank Stadium and Horseshoe Casino Baltimore

The Southern Gateway Entertainment District Begins to Take Shape Near M&T Bank Stadium and Horseshoe Casino Baltimore

Southern Gateway will soon be the home of a large music venue, a Topgolf facility, a brewery, renovated office buildings, a renovated M&T Bank Stadium, and a large entertainment-focused mixed-used development connecting the casino and stadium. In recent years, Southern Gateway was comprised mostly of vacant warehouse and industrial properties.

| June 14, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Union Bros. Historic Redevelopment Begins Construction in Sharp-Leadenhall

Union Bros. Historic Redevelopment Begins Construction in Sharp-Leadenhall

Developers Len Bush and John Roe are transforming the former 40,000 sq. ft. Union Bros. Furniture and Plymouth Wallpaper property at 37 W. Cross St. in Sharp-Leadenhall. This $8-million office and retail redevelopment project, called Union Bros., will include three connected buildings surrounding the BP station at the corner of S. Hanover St. and W. Cross St. Union Bros. is a block east of the Stadium Square redevelopment project and a block west from Cross Street Market in Federal Hill.

| June 11, 2018 | 0 Comments
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A Look at the Census Demographics for South Baltimore Neighborhoods

A Look at the Census Demographics for South Baltimore Neighborhoods

The Baltimore Neighborhood Indicators Alliance Jacob France Institute (BNIA-JFI) recently released its Vital Signs 16. This report details demographic and socioeconomic data from the United States Bureau of the Census about the people who live in Baltimore’s neighborhoods. Vital Signs 16 looks at 2016 data in comparison to previous years.

| May 29, 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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Checkerspot Brewing Company to Open Tap Room Near M&T Bank Stadium on June 30th

Checkerspot Brewing Company to Open Tap Room Near M&T Bank Stadium on June 30th

Checkerspot Brewing Company is now brewing beer at its approximately 10,000 sq. ft. facility at 175 W. Ostend St. and has announced that it will open its tap room on June 30th. Checkerspot has taken over a vacant space at the 65,000 sq. ft. building that is adjacent to M&T Bank Stadium, the South Baltimore Neighborhood, and Sharp-Leadenhall.

| June 5, 2018 | 1 Comments
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Census: Places to Eat on the South Baltimore Peninsula

Census: Places to Eat on the South Baltimore Peninsula

Ever wondered how many places there are to eat in South Baltimore? Us too. SouthBMore.com has compiled an unofficial “census” of all the places to eat on the South Baltimore Peninsula. The census breaks these places into categories and also looks at new places that will be coming to the area. Also, as recent restaurant closures have become a common talking point in Baltimore, the census looks at the area’s vacancy rate too.

| May 7, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Mid-Week Listing: Renovated 1,968 sq. ft. Rowhome in Federal Hill with Three-Car Parking

Mid-Week Listing: Renovated 1,968 sq. ft. Rowhome in Federal Hill with Three-Car Parking

This 1,968 sq. ft. Federal Hill home features hardwood floors, exposed brick, a large main floor, a large master bedroom and bathroom, a clawfoot tub, a back deck, a patio, and a three-car garage.

| May 2, 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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New Concepts Revealed for Solo Gibbs Park in Sharp-Leadenhall

New Concepts Revealed for Solo Gibbs Park in Sharp-Leadenhall

Learn about new concepts that could include the redevelopment of Sharp-Leadenhall Elementary, additional green spaces, renovated athletic facilities, and relocated amenities.

| April 2, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Security Team Hired For Federal Hill, Will Begin Patrols in April

Security Team Hired For Federal Hill, Will Begin Patrols in April

The security initiative will be funded by members of the Federal Hill Hospitality Association (FHHA), which is made up of about 20 restaurants and bars in Federal Hill. The initial fund will be about $10,000 to $15,000 a month.

| March 8, 2018 | 4 Comments
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Federal Hill Business Owners Look to Add Security Patrols to the Area

Federal Hill Business Owners Look to Add Security Patrols to the Area

Stoner said this security initiative began in November. “We approached the businesses about some cleaning and greening initiatives, but the conversation turned towards crime and safety and how its impacting everyone’s sales,” he said.

| February 9, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Baltimore City Offering Amnesty from Parking Citation Penalties Today and Tomorrow

Baltimore City Offering Amnesty from Parking Citation Penalties Today and Tomorrow

On February 1 and 2, 2018, the City will offer a 2-day Parking Amnesty from the payment of penalties associated with unpaid parking citations. Get the details.

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Parking Study Identifies Potential Parking Solutions for the Area

South Baltimore Parking Study Identifies Potential Parking Solutions for the Area

The now-completed South Baltimore Gateway Parking Study analyzes the current parking needs in the area and helps to identify potential solutions for the South Baltimore Peninsula with a focus on Otterbein, Federal Hill, Riverside, South Baltimore Neighborhood, and Sharp-Leadenhal. Learn about the solutions that could add 300 on-street parking spots to South Baltimore.

| January 8, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Improvements Coming to the Hamburg Street Light Rail Station

Improvements Coming to the Hamburg Street Light Rail Station

The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) announced $20,395,834 in grants to support improvements for bicycle and pedestrian safety and connectivity across the state last month. One of the grant recipients was the Maryland Transportation Administration (MTA) for $240,000 for design and construction of pedestrian access improvements between Sharp-Leadenhall and the Hamburg Street Light Rail station.

| December 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Stadium Square To Soon Offer Affordable Housing for Police Officers

Stadium Square To Soon Offer Affordable Housing for Police Officers

The $275 million-plus Stadium Square redevelopment in Sharp-Leadenhall and South Baltimore will soon add affordable housing for police officers to its project. Project developer Caves Valley Partners (CVP) is currently renovating three rowhomes that will be offered at below-market rates to officers.

| December 7, 2017 | 0 Comments
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$1.05-Million Community Center in Sharp-Leadenhall Breaks Ground

$1.05-Million Community Center in Sharp-Leadenhall Breaks Ground

An official groundbreaking took place last week for the Leadenhall Community Center which will be built in a lot adjacent to the Leadenhall Baptist Church at 1021 Leadenhall St. in Sharp-Leadenhall. The 2,400 sq. ft., $1,050,000 facility is part of Caves Valley Partners (CVP) Stadium Square redevelopment project.

| December 4, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Spaces Bringing a 35,000 Sq. Ft. Co-Working Office to South Baltimore’s Stadium Square

Spaces Bringing a 35,000 Sq. Ft. Co-Working Office to South Baltimore’s Stadium Square

Stadium Square developer Caves Valley Partners (CVP) announced today that Spaces, an Amsterdam-born “creative workspace provider,” has signed a lease for about 35,000 sq. ft. of Class A office space at 145 W. Ostend St. Spaces will occupy more than two and a half floors of the six-story, 72,000 sq. ft. building, which is now more than 50% leased.

| November 7, 2017 | 0 Comments
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