Port Covington

Under Armour Manufacturing 500,000 Masks and Additional PPE in Port Covington for Local Hospitals

Under Armour Manufacturing 500,000 Masks and Additional PPE in Port Covington for Local Hospitals

To support the many healthcare workers in the area during the COVID-19 pandemic, Under Armour is manufacturing face masks, face shields, and fanny packs at its buildings in Port Covington. The company is also exploring manufacturing hospital gowns.

| March 31, 2020 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

An RFP for a 66,869 sq. ft. retail building, a former Under Armour photography building is for lease, a Riverside Bar is for sale, bar closes at the Inner Harbor, and a new business joins City Garage.

| March 26, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Sagamore Spirit to Produce Hand Sanitizer for Maryland Healthcare Providers

Sagamore Spirit to Produce Hand Sanitizer for Maryland Healthcare Providers

Port Covington’s rye whiskey distillery Sagamore Spirit is nearing the start of production of large quantities of antimicrobial hand sanitizer to help meet the needs of healthcare workers and first responders during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

| March 25, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Database of South Baltimore Restaurants Offering Food and Packaged Goods

Database of South Baltimore Restaurants Offering Food and Packaged Goods

In an effort to combat the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), Maryland Governor Larry Hogan signed an executive order on Monday stating all bars, restaurants, movie theaters, and gyms must close. However, restaurants are still allowed to offer delivery and carryout, and now alcohol packaged goods can also be delivered too.

| March 18, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Rehabilitation of the Hanover Street Bridge Still Years Away as Funding Has Not Been Secured

Rehabilitation of the Hanover Street Bridge Still Years Away as Funding Has Not Been Secured

In June 2018, a two-year, $1.8 million study was completed that recommended a $50 million renovation of the 104-year-old Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge, often referred to as the Hanover Street Bridge. Additional National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), Army Corps of Engineers, and US Coast Guard studies are required before construction can begin, but those have not started as Baltimore City Department of Transportation (DOT) has not secured funding for the project.

| March 12, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Port of Baltimore had a Record-Breaking 2019

Port of Baltimore had a Record-Breaking 2019

The Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore recorded another record-breaking year in 2019. Figures released this week show new high marks for cargo tonnage passing through the Port’s public and private marine terminals, as well as new benchmarks for containers and the number of cars and light trucks handled.

| February 19, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Renderings Revealed for Six-Story Apartment Building at 1900 South Hanover Street

Renderings Revealed for Six-Story Apartment Building at 1900 South Hanover Street

Steve Rolls of Wood Partners said he sees the building as an “anchor for Federal Hill” as it’s the first building in the neighborhood after people leave Port Covington and drive underneath I-95. Wood Partners also sees it as a stitch between the two neighborhoods.

| January 24, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Portion of Cromwell Street in Port Covington to Close for Up to Two Years for Realignment

Portion of Cromwell Street in Port Covington to Close for Up to Two Years for Realignment

Starting next Monday, a portion of E. Cromwell St. in Port Covington will close for 18 to 24 months as Chapter 1 infrastructure work continues for the Port Covington redevelopment. Cromwell St. will be closed from Port Covington Dr. adjacent to Rye Street Tavern to E. McComas St.

| January 16, 2020 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

Two retail businesses leave Federal Hill, a new hair studio opens in Federal Hill, a company is expanding in Port Covington, a theatre is for sale in Union Square, and a new museum exhibit.

| January 9, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Greenspring Realty Partners Buys 5.5-Acre Former Power Plant in Port Covington

Greenspring Realty Partners Buys 5.5-Acre Former Power Plant in Port Covington

Greenspring Realty Partners, Inc. (GRP), a Baltimore-based commercial real estate and investment company, announced today it has acquired the former Gould Street Generating Station at 2105 Gould St. in Port Covington. GRP purchased the 5.5-acre waterfront site for $3,525,000 from the Exelon Corporation.

| December 12, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Efforts Underway to Connect the BWI Trail to the Gwynns Falls Trail

Efforts Underway to Connect the BWI Trail to the Gwynns Falls Trail

MedStar Harbor Hospital, Greater Baybrook Alliance (GBA), and South Baltimore Gateway Partnership (SBGP) are teaming up on an effort to connect the BWI Trail in Anne Arundel County to the Gwynns Falls Trail in Baltimore City. The Gwynns Falls Trail currently ends just south of MedStar Harbor Hospital’s Cherry Hill Campus and a spur of the BWI Trail currently ends at W. Maple Rd. near N. Camp Mead Rd. in Linthicum Heights.

| December 11, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Where to Get Christmas Trees Around South Baltimore

Where to Get Christmas Trees Around South Baltimore

It’s officially the Christmas season, so here are a few places around South Baltimore where you can get a real Christmas tree.

| December 4, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Weller Development Moving its Offices to City Garage in Port Covington

Weller Development Moving its Offices to City Garage in Port Covington

Weller Development’s new 13,000 sq. ft. office will take over a portion of the 20,000 sq. ft. space vacated by The Foundery earlier this year.

| November 20, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge to Close This Weekend for Drawbridge Repairs

Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge to Close This Weekend for Drawbridge Repairs

DOT’s contractor is doing mechanical equipment upgrades to the bridge which includes replacing the center and tail locks on the drawbridge. The bridge will close this weekend and five additional upcoming weekends.

| November 8, 2019 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

BMI’s crane is now green; a Cross Street Market farm store begins construction; a new dog park opens in Locust Point; a Federal Hill shop adds New York-style slices; a cruise ship returns to Baltimore; a locomotive is restored; and a salon relocates.

| November 4, 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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New Monument at Swann Park Honors Professional Baseball Players Who Previously Played on the South Baltimore Field

New Monument at Swann Park Honors Professional Baseball Players Who Previously Played on the South Baltimore Field

Hall of Famers Al Kaline and Reggie Jackson, as well as 170+ other professional baseball players, played amateur ball at Swann Park. This history is honored in a new monument at the Port Covington field.

| October 16, 2019 | 0 Comments
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