Port Covington

South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

A salon replaces a restaurant, a seafood restaurant is undergoing a renovation, The Baltimore Sun printing press closes, a new business for Port Covington, a Locust Point yoga studio gets publicity, and two hotels to close.

| February 28, 2022 | 0 Comments
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Phase II of Alta Federal Hill Apartment Building to Start Construction this Summer

Phase II of Alta Federal Hill Apartment Building to Start Construction this Summer

Phase II will break ground this summer on the 1900 block of S. Hanover St. It will be a six-story building with 258 apartments, 370 parking spaces, and 1,000 sq. ft. of retail.

| February 22, 2022 | 0 Comments
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814 Housing Units Proposed for Port Covington Industrial Property

814 Housing Units Proposed for Port Covington Industrial Property

Today at Baltimore City Planning Department’s Urban Design & Architecture Advisory Panel (UDAAP) 28 Walker and its development partners K. Hovnanian Homes and Greystar presented a master plan for 814 housing units in Port Covington. The development will replace the 25-acre former Locke Insulators property at 2525 Insulator Dr.

| January 20, 2022 | 0 Comments
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Hundreds of New Trees Planted at West Covington Park in Port Covington

Hundreds of New Trees Planted at West Covington Park in Port Covington

In recent weeks, landscapers for The Port Covington Development team planted hundreds of trees at West Covington Park in Port Covington.

| January 17, 2022 | 0 Comments
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The Baltimore Sun Considers Plan to Close its Port Covington Printing Press

The Baltimore Sun Considers Plan to Close its Port Covington Printing Press

The Port Covington Master Plan shows the eventual elimination of Sun Park, replacing it with an oval park called Founder’s Park and new buildings and blocks.

| December 13, 2021 | 0 Comments
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Royal Caribbean Resumes Cruises Out of The Port of Baltimore

Royal Caribbean Resumes Cruises Out of The Port of Baltimore

Royal Caribbean cruise ships returned to the Port of Baltimore last week for the first time since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. Royal Caribbean joins Carnival, which resumed cruises from Baltimore in September, at the port.

| December 13, 2021 | 0 Comments
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Developer Mark Sapperstein Planning 25-Acre Residential Development in Port Covington

Developer Mark Sapperstein Planning 25-Acre Residential Development in Port Covington

Developer Mark Sapperstein and his company 28 Walker are planning a 25-acre residential development at the former Locke Insulators campus at 2525 Insulator Dr. in Port Covington.

| November 17, 2021 | 0 Comments
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New Ownership at City Garage in Port Covington to Focus Leasing on Life Sciences

New Ownership at City Garage in Port Covington to Focus Leasing on Life Sciences

Commercial real estate investment firm South Duvall has bought into the City Garage building at 101 W. Dickman St. in Port Covington. South Duvall is now the managing partner of the building while Sagamore Ventures, which renovated the former 141,036 sq. ft. warehouse into an office building in 2016, also remains on as a partner.

| November 15, 2021 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

A Federal Hill business closes until spring, a Cross Street Market stall launches a food trailer, a tech company expands near M&T Bank Stadium, and updates at Port Covington.

| October 12, 2021 | 0 Comments
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First Renderings Revealed for the ‘Reimagine Middle Branch’ Plan

First Renderings Revealed for the ‘Reimagine Middle Branch’ Plan

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.

| October 4, 2021 | 0 Comments
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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

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.

| September 27, 2021 | 0 Comments
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Photo Tour of the Port Covington Development

Photo Tour of the Port Covington Development

On Tuesday, SouthBMore.com had a tour of the Port Covington Development Chapter 1B construction site with Weller Development Senior Director of Construction Casey Larkin and Vice President of Operations Matthew Rienzo.

| September 8, 2021 | 0 Comments
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Cruise Ship Returns to South Baltimore

Cruise Ship Returns to South Baltimore

For the first time since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, a cruise ship has returned to the Port of Baltimore in Port Covington. The Carnival Cruise Line ‘Pride’ is in town until it departs for a trip on September 12th.

| September 9, 2021 | 0 Comments
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TWISB Episode 16: Discussing the Port Covington Project with Weller Development Partner Steve Siegel

TWISB Episode 16: Discussing the Port Covington Project with Weller Development Partner Steve Siegel

On Episode 16 of This Week in South Baltimore, Kevin interviews Weller Development Partner Steve Siegel to get in-depth on the Port Covington Development. This project is described as the largest urban redevelopment project in the country and there are currently five new buildings under construction. Listen to hear all about the project that is reimagining a South Baltimore neighborhood.

| September 3, 2021 | 0 Comments
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Three Large Ships Left the Inner Harbor for a Military Sealift Command Training Exercise

Three Large Ships Left the Inner Harbor for a Military Sealift Command Training Exercise

On Saturday, large ship SS Antares left the North Locust Point Marine Terminal dock for USTRANSCOM’s Exercise Turbo Activation. On Monday, Cape Washington, which docks in Port Covington, left for the same no-notice military exercise. And, USNS Gordon, which docks at Canton Industrial Area, also recently left to participate in this exercise.

| September 2, 2021 | 0 Comments
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Rye Street Tavern Reopens for Private Events, Targets 2022 Restaurant Reopening

Rye Street Tavern Reopens for Private Events, Targets 2022 Restaurant Reopening

Rye Street Tavern at the Sagamore Spirit distillery at 301 E. Cromwell St. in Port Covington has reopened for private events, however its public restaurant remains closed. NoHo Hospitality Group, the New York City-based restaurant group by Chef Andrew Carmellini that ran Rye Street Tavern, is not currently involved.

| September 2, 2021 | 0 Comments
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Sagamore Spirit Launches Canned Craft Cocktails

Sagamore Spirit Launches Canned Craft Cocktails

Port Covington rye whiskey distillery Sagamore Spirit has launched new canned cocktails. The cocktails will be available in four-packs and sold at liquor stores in Maryland, New Jersey, and Washington, DC.

| August 16, 2021 | 0 Comments
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