Port Covington

A Rundown of the Eight Buildings Presented for Chapter 1 of the Port Covington Redevelopment

A Rundown of the Eight Buildings Presented for Chapter 1 of the Port Covington Redevelopment

The eight buildings proposed will total approximately 1,142,100 sq. ft. with 403,000 sq. ft. of office space, 166,885 sq. ft. of retail space, and 548 apartments on five city blocks. All five blocks will be created on the grass lot and parking lots surrounding The Baltimore Sun’s Sun Park. The blocks are across E. Cromwell St. from the already-completed Sagamore Spirit Distillery.

| April 17, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Mixed-Use Building with a Parking Garage, Grocery Store, and Apartments Planned for Port Covington

Mixed-Use Building with a Parking Garage, Grocery Store, and Apartments Planned for Port Covington

E1 is planned to have 1,400 parking spaces; a first-floor grocery store up to 48,000 sq. ft.; up to 16,000 sq. ft. of first-floor flex spaces which could be used for residential, offices, or retail; up to 20,000 sq. ft. of first-floor retail; and 150,000 to 170,000 sq. ft. of apartments on the upper floors totaling 150 to 158 units.

| April 12, 2019 | 0 Comments
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233,000 Sq. Ft. Office Building Planned for Cromwell Street in Port Covington

233,000 Sq. Ft. Office Building Planned for Cromwell Street in Port Covington

Representatives from Weller Development presented plans today for an eight-story, 233,000 sq. ft. office building along E. Cromwell St. in Port Covington to Baltimore City Planning Department’s Urban Design & Architecture Advisory Panel (UDAAP). This office building is one of eight new buildings that have been presented to UDAAP for the first phase of Chapter 1 in the 235-acre, $5.5 billion, multi-decade Port Covington Development by The Port Covington Development Team.

| April 11, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Exelon’s Gould Street Generating Station in Port Covington Up for Sale, Will Shut Down in June

Exelon’s Gould Street Generating Station in Port Covington Up for Sale, Will Shut Down in June

Exelon Generation’s Gould Street Generating Station at 2199 Gould St. in Port Covington is being retired on June 1, 2019. Exelon has put the 5.5-acre waterfront property up for sale with real estate broker Cushman & Wakefield.

| April 8, 2019 | 0 Comments
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South Point in Port Covington Acquires 7-Day Liquor License

South Point in Port Covington Acquires 7-Day Liquor License

South Point in Port Covington has acquired a 7-day beer, wine, and liquor license (BD7). Located at 101 W. Cromwell St., this seasonal waterfront outdoor bar made its debut last summer at West Covington Park. It was previously only open Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays.

| March 15, 2019 | 0 Comments
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JLL Selected to Lease 1.38 Million Sq. Ft. of Office Space at Port Covington

JLL Selected to Lease 1.38 Million Sq. Ft. of Office Space at Port Covington

The Port Covington Development Team says the project will “feature several key ecosystems focused on technology, life sciences and education.”

| March 5, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Construction of Public Market and Three Office Buildings in Port Covington Set to Start This Year

Construction of Public Market and Three Office Buildings in Port Covington Set to Start This Year

The Port Covington Development Team presented plans for Rye Street Market, a four-building, block-long project totaling 243,500 sq. ft. It will include a 13,000 sq. ft. open-air market and food hall, 50,000 sq. ft. of pedestrian-oriented retail, 180,000 sq. ft. of office space, and a rooftop event space.

| February 18, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Port Covington Development Team Releases Plans for Two New Apartment Buildings

Port Covington Development Team Releases Plans for Two New Apartment Buildings

Two new buildings at Port Covington will bring 390 apartment units and 25,885 sq. ft. of retail to South Baltimore. Learn about these buildings and the scope of Chapter 1 of this multi-decade development project.

| February 15, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Video: Acting Baltimore Police Department Commissioner Michael S. Harrison Meets with Southern District

Video: Acting Baltimore Police Department Commissioner Michael S. Harrison Meets with Southern District

New Acting Baltimore Police Department (BPD) Commissioner Michael S. Harrison held a meet-and-greet with the Southern District last night at Cherry Hill Elementary/Middle School. He introduced himself, listened to comments from community members, and took questions. 

| February 14, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Amazon Cancels New York City Headquarters, Will Not Reopen Its Search at this Time

Amazon Cancels New York City Headquarters, Will Not Reopen Its Search at this Time

With reports coming out last week that that Amazon was reconsidering its future New York City headquarters, the Port Covington Development Team reached out directly to Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos to make a second pitch for their 235-acre, $5.5-billion South Baltimore development.

| February 14, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Port Covington Makes Another Pitch to Jeff Bezos for an Amazon Campus in Baltimore

Port Covington Makes Another Pitch to Jeff Bezos for an Amazon Campus in Baltimore

With Amazon reportedly reconsidering its proposed New York City campus, The Port Covington Development Team is making another pitch for a campus in South Baltimore.

| February 12, 2019 | 0 Comments
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USPS Package Pickups Moved from South Baltimore to Brooklyn Curtis Bay

USPS Package Pickups Moved from South Baltimore to Brooklyn Curtis Bay

South Baltimore may have a new post office, but area residents will no longer be able to pickup certified/registered mail, hold mail, and packages in the neighborhood. The pickups will now take place at the Brooklyn Curtis Bay Post Office at 10 16th Ave. in Anne Arundel County.

| February 7, 2019 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Development Photo Tour

South Baltimore Development Photo Tour

Here is a photo tour of all the construction projects in South Baltimore. There are 26 projects that will add apartments, townhomes, office spaces, retail, a public market, storage, hotel rooms, a train station, a field house, a brewery, stadium amenities, and infrastructure to the area. Take a look!

| February 5, 2019 | 0 Comments
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The Foundery Leaving Port Covington, Relocating to its Former Space in Southeast Baltimore

The Foundery Leaving Port Covington, Relocating to its Former Space in Southeast Baltimore

The Foundery announced it will leave its 20,000 sq. ft. space at City Garage in Port Covington and return to its former properties at the corner of Central Ave. and Pratt St. in Southeast Baltimore. The Foundery made the move to Sagamore Ventures’ City Garage in 2016.

| January 22, 2019 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

A big Baltimore lacrosse partnership, a basketball tournament is coming to Baltimore, two Federal Hill businesses relocate, two Federal Hill businesses open, and a Locust Point business celebrates its five-year anniversary.

| January 15, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Port Covington’s Workbench Acquired by Google

Port Covington’s Workbench Acquired by Google

The company was founded as CWIST in 2013 and relocated from Annapolis to Port Covington in 2016. Later that year, the company changed its name to Workbench.

| November 29, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Volo City Acquires Brunch-Based Media Company ‘Bitches Who Brunch’

Volo City Acquires Brunch-Based Media Company ‘Bitches Who Brunch’

Bitches Who Brunch was co-founded by Cori Sue Morris and Becca Clara Love in March 2010. It started in Washington, D.C. and has expanded into New York and Chicago. It currently has 16 employees. The Bitches Who Brunch website has thousands of reviews of brunches from around the world. The site also covers fashion, travel, and events.

| November 28, 2018 | 0 Comments
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