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Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial Bridge Currently Closed Due to Spilled Substance

Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial Bridge Currently Closed Due to Spilled Substance

The Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial Bridge on S Hanover St is closed in both directions for a substance that had been spilled at the location. Fire Department Hazmat Team is investigating the substance. Traffic diverted at Cherry Hill Rd on south side & at W Cromwell St on north side.

| June 2, 2021 | 0 Comments
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Topgolf Baltimore to Start Construction in the ‘Coming Weeks’

Topgolf Baltimore to Start Construction in the ‘Coming Weeks’

The long wait for Topgolf to begin construction is about to end as the company announced yesterday it will break ground in the coming weeks and that it plans to open next year. Demolition will begin next week at the former Animal Control and Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter (BARCS) site at 301 Stockholm St., which is part of the project site.

| May 14, 2021 | 0 Comments
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COVID-19 Restrictions, Including One-Hour Dining Limit, Loosened in Baltimore City

COVID-19 Restrictions, Including One-Hour Dining Limit, Loosened in Baltimore City

The one-hour dining limit has been lifted, the indoor gatherings cap of 10 people has been removed, live music can return, and more. Get the details!

| February 17, 2021 | 0 Comments
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Recycling Collection is Cancelled Today

Recycling Collection is Cancelled Today

Trash and recycling collections will be cancelled on Friday, February 19, due to icy alleys and roadways, Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) Acting Director Matthew W. Garbark has announced.

| February 19, 2021 | 0 Comments
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Baltimore to Provide Free Recycling Carts to All Households

Baltimore to Provide Free Recycling Carts to All Households

Today, Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced that Baltimore City, in collaboration with The Recycling Partnership and the Baltimore Civic Fund, will distribute free recycling carts to every eligible City household this spring.

| February 17, 2021 | 0 Comments
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Baltimore City Public Schools Announces Plan to Expand In-Person Learning in February

Baltimore City Public Schools Announces Plan to Expand In-Person Learning in February

For the second semester, City Schools will expand optional learning to traditional and transformation school students in kindergarten through 5th grade as well as 9th-grade students and high school seniors. The program will be open to all traditional K-5 students who attend an elementary/middle school or all 9th and 12th-grade students who attend traditional and transformation high schools.  

| January 18, 2021 | 0 Comments
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Curbside Recycling Collection to Resume on January 19th

Curbside Recycling Collection to Resume on January 19th

Councilman Eric Costello announced today that Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) will resume curbside recycling collection on January 19th. DPW suspended curbside recycling collection on August 31st due to its struggles with a reduced workforce during the COVID-19 pandemic.

| December 15, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Baltimore City Places New COVID-19-Related Restrictions on Restaurants, Bars, Gyms, and Churches

Baltimore City Places New COVID-19-Related Restrictions on Restaurants, Bars, Gyms, and Churches

Baltimore City Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young announced on Friday that new COVID-19-related restrictions will begin on Thursday, November 12th at 5pm as a result of the rising number of cases around the city, state, and country.

| November 9, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Election Day Voting Taking Place at Camden Yards and South Baltimore High Schools This Year

Election Day Voting Taking Place at Camden Yards and South Baltimore High Schools This Year

The South Baltimore voting locations for the 2020 General Election have changed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. As opposed to going to many of the local elementary schools in a specific precinct to vote, the voting centers have been consolidated.

| November 2, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Curbside Recycling Collection Suspended Until at Least December 15th

Curbside Recycling Collection Suspended Until at Least December 15th

Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) has suspended curbside recycling collection since August 31st. The department originally announced it would reassess the situation on November 1st.

| October 28, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Weekend Road Closures Around Baltimore

Weekend Road Closures Around Baltimore

Road closures on I-895, I-83, Greene St., and in city neighborhood for outdoor seating.

| October 2, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Weekend Road Closures Around South Baltimore

Weekend Road Closures Around South Baltimore

Lane closes around Baltimore including work on the JFX and closures for outdoor dining in Federal Hill, Fell’s Point, and Canton.

| September 4, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Baltimore Recycling Pickup Suspended Starting Monday

Baltimore Recycling Pickup Suspended Starting Monday

Effective Monday August 31, all DPW recycling collections’ crews will be diverted to trash collections on a full-time basis. Unfortunately, this means recycling operations must be modified. While this plan is in effect, recycling will no longer be collected from residences.

| August 28, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Weekend Road Closures Around Baltimore

Weekend Road Closures Around Baltimore

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation (BCDOT) would like to advise motorists that a portion of E. Fayette Street will temporarily close this weekend for roadway art painting. 

| August 21, 2020 | 0 Comments
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DPW Urges Residents to Prepare for Tropical Storm Isaias

DPW Urges Residents to Prepare for Tropical Storm Isaias

Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) Acting Director Matthew W. Garbark asks residents to prepare now for the heavy rains and potential flooding associated with Tropical Storm Isaias that is expected to hit the Baltimore area early Tuesday, Aug. 4.

| August 3, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Governor Hogan Orders Masks to be Worn in Public, Issues Travel Advisory to Certain States

Governor Hogan Orders Masks to be Worn in Public, Issues Travel Advisory to Certain States

Governor Larry Hogan today announced, based on the state’s data-driven approach, the expansion of the statewide masking order and a public health advisory for all out-of-state travel.

| July 30, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Weekend Road Closures Around Baltimore

Weekend Road Closures Around Baltimore

Road closures for outdoor dining, a road closure on the JFX, and additional road closures around town.

| July 10, 2020 | 0 Comments
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