Middle Branch

New Program Offers $30 Per Invasive Fish Caught in Baltimore’s Middle Branch

New Program Offers $30 Per Invasive Fish Caught in Baltimore’s Middle Branch

| March 7, 2024 | 0 Comments

Upon successfully catching any of the designated invasive species, participants are asked to collect the fish heads and deliver them to drop-off points on specified days. In exchange, fishers will receive $30 per invasive fish head submitted. This program provides data for invasive species management and supports local fishing communities through financial incentives.

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‘ONE Westport’ Development Resumes After Settlement with Proposed High-Speed Train MAGLEV

‘ONE Westport’ Development Resumes After Settlement with Proposed High-Speed Train MAGLEV

| November 8, 2023 | 0 Comments

The 43-acre ONE Westport development by Stonewall Capital is resuming after reaching a settlement with Baltimore Washington Rapid Rail LLC (BWRR), a company looking to bring a Superconducting Maglev (SCMAGLEV) to the Northeast. BWRR sought to condemn Stonewall Capital’s land for future SCMAGLEV tracks but, after the settlement, ONE Westport will continue as planned.

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Watefront Partnership Unveils ‘Baltimore Blueway’ Master Plan of Paddling Trails

Watefront Partnership Unveils ‘Baltimore Blueway’ Master Plan of Paddling Trails

| August 14, 2023 | 0 Comments

The Baltimore Blueway is a proposed network of eight water trails and 20 access points for paddlers that will connect cultural, historic and natural sites throughout Baltimore’s Inner Harbor and Middle Branch. 

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South Baltimore Gateway Partnership Announces $346,735 in New Community Grants

South Baltimore Gateway Partnership Announces $346,735 in New Community Grants

| October 24, 2022 | 0 Comments

The South Baltimore Gateway Partnership (SBGP) announces $346,735 in new Community Grants to support 11 projects across South and Southwest Baltimore. This round of funding attracted proposals totaling more than $1.5 million.

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Reimagine Middle Branch Project Receives $47.7 Million in Grants

Reimagine Middle Branch Project Receives $47.7 Million in Grants

| October 13, 2022 | 0 Comments

The Reimagine Middle Branch plan, which aims to “reconnect South Baltimore to the 11-plus miles of shoreline along the Patapsco River,” recently received $47.7 million in government grants for mitigating flood risks along the waterfront.

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Barracudas Now Back Open in Locust Point

Barracudas Now Back Open in Locust Point

| August 29, 2022 | 0 Comments

After being closed down since July 4th of last year due to a fire, Barracudas Locust Point Tavern reopened last week. Barracudas ownership and managerial team spent the last 13 months working with contractors and its staff to reopen.

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Townhome Development at One Westport Hopes to Begin in Coming Months

Townhome Development at One Westport Hopes to Begin in Coming Months

| July 11, 2022 | 0 Comments

In partnership with Ryan Homes, Stonewall Capital hopes to begin work in late summer or early fall on a townhome development at the One Westport development. This will be the first phase of a $500-million, mixed-used development by Stonewall Capital on a 43-acre waterfront site in Westport in South Baltimore.

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Updated Renderings Revealed for ‘Reimagine Middle Branch’ Plan

Updated Renderings Revealed for ‘Reimagine Middle Branch’ Plan

| March 8, 2022 | 0 Comments

The plan looks to unite the 19 neighborhoods of South Baltimore by connecting them to one another and to the waterfront. Its three building principles are “Protect and Connect the Shoreline; Transform Barriers into Connections; and Strengthen Communities with Parks and Programs.”

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‘One Westport’ Waterfront Development Gets Subdivision Approval, Hopes to Start Construction in Summer

‘One Westport’ Waterfront Development Gets Subdivision Approval, Hopes to Start Construction in Summer

| December 6, 2021 | 0 Comments

The One Westport mixed-use development received subdivision approval last week from the Baltimore City Planning Department. This moves the $500-million waterfront project by Stonewall Capital one step closer to starting construction.

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First Renderings Revealed for the ‘Reimagine Middle Branch’ Plan

First Renderings Revealed for the ‘Reimagine Middle Branch’ Plan

| October 4, 2021 | 0 Comments

Last week at the first public meeting for the Reimagine Middle Branch plan, preliminary design renderings were released by the design team at James Corner Field Operations.

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Public Process and Planning Underway for the ‘Reimagine Middle Branch’ Plan

Public Process and Planning Underway for the ‘Reimagine Middle Branch’ Plan

| September 27, 2021 | 0 Comments

Reimagine Middle Branch, a plan to reconnect South Baltimore to the 11-plus miles of shoreline along the Patapsco River, has started the public input process. James Corner Field Operations, the landscape architecture firm selected to lead this plan, held a meet-and-great and day of activities on the water on September 12th. A public meeting will also be held virtually this Wednesday.

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Judge Dismisses Maglev’s Attempt to Condemn Westport Waterfront Development Property

Judge Dismisses Maglev’s Attempt to Condemn Westport Waterfront Development Property

| August 30, 2021 | 0 Comments

Baltimore Washington Rapid Rail (BWRR), the organization looking to construct the high-speed Maglev train between Baltimore and Washington, had its attempt to condemn a 43-acre Westport waterfront property dismissed by Baltimore City Circuit Court Judge Kendra Ausby.

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South Baltimore Gateway Partnership Announces $6 Million for Local Park Improvements

South Baltimore Gateway Partnership Announces $6 Million for Local Park Improvements

| July 22, 2021 | 0 Comments

South Baltimore Gateway Partnership (SBGP) is excited to announce $6 million of needed investments in neighborhoods across South Baltimore in coordination with Baltimore City Recreation and Parks. This will include long-planned, but until now unfunded, improvements to Carroll Park in Pigtown, Florence Cummins Park in Westport, and Solo Gibbs Park in Sharp-Leadenhall.

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Stonewall Capital Closes on Westport Waterfront Parcel, Adds Three Development Partners

Stonewall Capital Closes on Westport Waterfront Parcel, Adds Three Development Partners

| June 28, 2021 | 0 Comments

This month, Stonewall Capital closed on the 43-acre Westport waterfront parcel where it’s planning a $500 million mixed-use development with 1,547 housing units. The site was previously owned by Plank Industries, which is a partner in the Port Covington Development located across the Middle Branch from Westport.

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Ryan Homes to Build 275 Townhomes at the ‘ONE Westport’ Waterfront Development

Ryan Homes to Build 275 Townhomes at the ‘ONE Westport’ Waterfront Development

| March 16, 2021 | 0 Comments

ONE Westport developer Stonewall Capital has partnered with Ryan Homes of NVR, Inc. to build 275 townhomes at the waterfront development. ONE Westport is a mixed-use development on a 43-acre parcel that will have townhomes, multi-family affordable housing, market rate apartment buildings, office, retail, and green spaces.

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New Trash Wheel for the Middle Branch Unveiled

New Trash Wheel for the Middle Branch Unveiled

| March 15, 2021 | 0 Comments

The Waterfront Partnership’s Healthy Harbor Initiative unveiled the newest member of Baltimore’s growing Trash Wheel family: Gwynnda the Good Wheel of the West. Gwynnda will be installed at the mouth of the Gwynns Falls in Baltimore’s Middle Branch next month.

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1,575 Housing Units Proposed for Mixed-Use Westport Waterfront Development

1,575 Housing Units Proposed for Mixed-Use Westport Waterfront Development

| December 14, 2020 | 0 Comments

The master plan has 275 garage townhomes; an affordable housing development with 300 multi-family units; three market-rate apartment buildings totaling 1,000 units and 40,000 sq. ft. of commercial and retail space; and an 100,000 sq. ft. innovation center/office building.

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