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Covington Street Cycle Track Installed in Federal Hill and Riverside

Covington Street Cycle Track Installed in Federal Hill and Riverside

The Covington Street Cycle Track/Bike Boulevard began installation last week in Federal Hill and Riverside and is mostly completed. The project, led by the Baltimore City Department of Transportation’s (DOT) BikeBaltimore program, is part of the Baltimore City Bike Master Plan. The project is funded by a State Highway Administration grant.

| November 20, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Cherry Hill, Lakeland, and Westport Residents Now Eligible for $2.50 Lyft Rides to Grocery Stores

Cherry Hill, Lakeland, and Westport Residents Now Eligible for $2.50 Lyft Rides to Grocery Stores

The Grocery Access Program will provide eligible local families living in parts of south and west Baltimore with a $2.50 flat-rate fare on trips to and from participating grocery stores. Up to 200 eligible residents will receive discounted Lyft rides for up to eight rides per month between November 18, 2019 and April 30, 2020.

| November 18, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Trash Wheel Being Added to the Gwynns Falls to Help Keep Litter Out of the Middle Branch

Trash Wheel Being Added to the Gwynns Falls to Help Keep Litter Out of the Middle Branch

The Gwynns Falls trash wheel will be the largest trash wheel ever built. It will have a grappling arm to help move large debris and a canopy covered by 72 solar panels. It will use solar and hydro power to turn a water wheel that powers a series of rakes and a conveyor belt that will lift trash from the water and deposit it into a dumpster barge.

| October 28, 2019 | 0 Comments
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The South Baltimore Gateway Partnership Announces More Than $600,000 in Community Grants

The South Baltimore Gateway Partnership Announces More Than $600,000 in Community Grants

Last week, the South Baltimore Gateway Partnership (SBGP) announced $603,930 in new grants to support 26 community projects in South and Southwest Baltimore neighborhoods. Nearly a third of the recipients are new grantees. SBGP is a nonprofit which manages half of South Baltimore’s casino Local Impact Grants.

| October 14, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Plans Revealed for 3,750-Seat ‘The Paramount Baltimore’ Music Venue Across From M&T Bank Stadium

Plans Revealed for 3,750-Seat ‘The Paramount Baltimore’ Music Venue Across From M&T Bank Stadium

The proposed $50-million, 80,000 sq. ft., 3,750-seat venue will take the place of an existing 91,744 sq. ft. brick building and warehouse on a two-acre lot.

| October 11, 2019 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

A Locust Point restaurant closes, new LED signs in Port Covington, a business is leaving Brooklyn, Peyton Manning stops by Nick’s Fish House, an award for Masonville Cove, a furniture store closes on Baltimore St., and a Pigtown business changes its name.

| October 8, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Registration Open for Free Fall Youth Sports Leagues in South Baltimore

Registration Open for Free Fall Youth Sports Leagues in South Baltimore

Registration is open for free Fall youth sports leagues! The South Baltimore Gateway Partnership, with funding from Horseshoe Casino Baltimore and other Maryland casinos, is excited to partner with Volo City Kids Foundation and Baltimore City Recreation & Parks to provide eight weeks of free youth sports programs for kids aged 6 to 12.

| September 26, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Construction Underway on New Water Feature at McKeldin Square

Construction Underway on New Water Feature at McKeldin Square

The new water feature will be a circular pattern and have pores that emit mist. There will also be color-changing lights. “The element is designed to be cooling on hot summer days and offer an interesting visual at night. It’s a hardscape, so it can be activated year-round,” said DPOB Vice President of Communications Michael Evitts.

| September 3, 2019 | 0 Comments
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New ‘South Baltimore’ Sign Installed at Hanover and Wells Street

New ‘South Baltimore’ Sign Installed at Hanover and Wells Street

The sign, which was coordinated by SBNA and funded by casino Local Impact Grants, was designed to encapsulate rowhouse living in South Baltimore, the neighborhood’s proximity to Downtown, and the industrial history of the community.

| July 30, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Dutch Architecture Firm West 8 Wins Middle Branch Waterfront Design Competition

Dutch Architecture Firm West 8 Wins Middle Branch Waterfront Design Competition

Dutch architecture firm West 8 received the highest ranking in the Middle Branch Waterfront design competition. The City of Baltimore will begin contract negotiations with West 8 as part of its planning for a phased, multi-year design and construction project for the 11-mile-plus park system along the shoreline of the Patapsco River in South Baltimore.

| July 29, 2019 | 0 Comments
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The Hanover Street Gallery Brings Artwork to the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial Bridge

The Hanover Street Gallery Brings Artwork to the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial Bridge

Maryland Art Place (MAP) has partnered with the South Baltimore Gateway Partnership (SBG), the Youth Resiliency Institute (YRI), Fusion Partnerships, and Weller Development to curate the newly-established “Hanover Street Gallery: Reframing Pathways,” an outdoor gallery space on the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial Bridge (Hanover Street Bridge) façade

| July 2, 2019 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Gateway Partnership Awarded $483,863 in Casino Impact Fund Grants in Winter Cycle

South Baltimore Gateway Partnership Awarded $483,863 in Casino Impact Fund Grants in Winter Cycle

In April, the South Baltimore Gateway Partnership (SBGP), a nonprofit which manages half of South Baltimore’s casino Local Impact Grants, announced $483,863 in new grants to support 25 community projects across South and Southwest Baltimore.

| June 26, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Riverside Third Space Coming to Salem Lutheran Church After Receiving Casino Impact Grant

Riverside Third Space Coming to Salem Lutheran Church After Receiving Casino Impact Grant

Salem Lutheran Church Baltimore is renovating its basement Fellowship Hall at 1530 Battery Ave. in Riverside and renaming it Riverside Third Space. The project was made possible because of a $49,995 Community Grant from South Baltimore Gateway Partnership, which manages South Baltimore’s Local Impact Grants from Maryland casinos.

| June 26, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Fourth of July Celebrations and Fireworks To Take Place at the Inner Harbor and Middle Branch Park

Fourth of July Celebrations and Fireworks To Take Place at the Inner Harbor and Middle Branch Park

Fireworks, bands, food trucks, art activities, and more to celebrate Independence Day on Baltimore’s waterfront.

| June 24, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Waterfront Park Next to Horseshoe Casino Baltimore to Start Renovations Next Year

Waterfront Park Next to Horseshoe Casino Baltimore to Start Renovations Next Year

In conjunction with Topgolf beginning construction in Stadium Area next year, an adjacent waterfront park behind the Horseshoe Casino Baltimore garage will also be renovated. The park is also located along the Gwynns Falls Trail and Ridgely’s Cove. This project is being headed up by the Baltimore Development Corporation (BDC) and Baltimore City Recreation and Parks.

| June 24, 2019 | 0 Comments
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New Furniture at Riverside Park Pool, Summer Hours and Programming Starts Saturday

New Furniture at Riverside Park Pool, Summer Hours and Programming Starts Saturday

On Saturday, Riverside Park Pool, along with Cherry Hill Splash Park and the four other Baltimore City Recreation & Parks’ ‘Park Pools,’ will open for extended summer hours and programming. Check out pictures of all the new furniture that will make its debut tomorrow.

| June 21, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Construction Begins on New $12 Million-Plus Animal Services and BARCS Facility, Topgolf Plan Progressing

Construction Begins on New $12 Million-Plus Animal Services and BARCS Facility, Topgolf Plan Progressing

Construction began a couple weeks ago on a new $12 million-plus, 37,400 sq. ft. facility for the Office of Animal Control and nonprofit Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter, Inc. (BARCS) facility at 2490 Giles Rd. in Cherry Hill. Animal Control and BARCS are relocating from 301 Stockholm St. in Stadium Area, and will make the move early next year.

| June 20, 2019 | 0 Comments
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