Video: District 11 City Council Forum – South Baltimore’s Rapid Redevelopment and Rec & Parks

| February 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Thursday, February 11th, National Federation of the Blind, League of Women Voters, and the South Baltimore Peninsula neighborhood associations hosted a “Meet the District 11 Candidates” forum at the National Federation of the Blind headquarters in Riverside. will be showing video of the debate in segments over the next week.

Watch the full length video of the forum here.

In this segment the candidates discuss how to handle the rapid redevelopment of the South Baltimore peninsula as well as Recreation & Parks.

Candidates from left to right: Eric Costello, Curtis Johnson, Dea Thomas, and Greg Sileo

Five Democrat candidates are running for the District 11 Councilman seat. The candidates include: incumbent Eric Costello of Federal Hill, Curtis Johnson of Madison Park South, Harry Preston V of Upton (not present at forum), Greg Sileo of Locust Point, and Dea Thomas of Otterbein.

District 11 Map

District 11 Map

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