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DPW Suspends Some Services Including Park Can Collections

DPW Suspends Some Services Including Park Can Collections

In response to the evolving conditions related to the threat of COVID-19 and to ensure the safety of the public and of our employees, Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) Acting Director Matthew W. Garbark announced that the following will take effect Monday, March 23, 2020:

| March 24, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Baltimore City Recreation and Parks Closes Playgrounds, Basketball Courts, and Pavilions

Baltimore City Recreation and Parks Closes Playgrounds, Basketball Courts, and Pavilions

To prevent the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), Baltimore City Recreation and Parks has closed all high congestion, traffic and use areas such as courts (tennis, bocce, basketball, ect.), pavilions and playgrounds until further notice.

| March 23, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge To Close Again This Weekend for Repairs

Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge To Close Again This Weekend for Repairs

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists that the Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge will temporarily close this weekend for maintenance work. 

| March 4, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge To Close This Weekend for Repairs

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

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists that the Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge will temporarily close this weekend for maintenance work. 

| February 25, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Weekend Road Closures Around Baltimore

Weekend Road Closures Around Baltimore

Baltimore weekend road closures on Howard St.; the JFX. N. Charles St., W. Baltimore St., and Park Ave.

| February 21, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Weekend Road Closures in Baltimore

Weekend Road Closures in Baltimore

There are nine different road closures this weekend around Baltimore City.

| February 14, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Weekend Road Closures in Baltimore

Weekend Road Closures in Baltimore

Road closures on Eastern Avenue in Little Italy, on the Johns Falls Expressway, and on Hilton Parkway.

| February 7, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Mount Clare Junction in Pigtown Changes Hands, Could Get Redeveloped in the Future

Mount Clare Junction in Pigtown Changes Hands, Could Get Redeveloped in the Future

Mount Clare Junction has been sold to Carlyle Development Group, a private real estate equity firm based in Purchase, NY. The 15.71-acre, 234,036 sq. ft. retail and office complex in Pigtown sits within a block of Hollins Market, Mount Clare, and Union Square.

| February 5, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Weekend Traffic Modifications

Weekend Traffic Modifications

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists of the temporary lane closures which will be implemented along a portion of Light Street for the Baltimore Chanukah Festival. The event will be held on Sunday, December 22, 2019 in McKeldin Square from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

| December 20, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Weekend Road Closures in Baltimore

Weekend Road Closures in Baltimore

The Hanover Street Bridge closure is cancelled, plus additional closures around Downtown.

| November 22, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge Closure Cancelled For This Weekend, Additional Traffic Updates

Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge Closure Cancelled For This Weekend, Additional Traffic Updates

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists that the Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge closure originally scheduled for this weekend, November 15-16, 2019 has been CANCELED. 

| November 15, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge To Close This Weekend For Repairs

Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge To Close This Weekend For Repairs

Starting at 8:00 p.m. on Friday, October 25, 2019 the Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge will be closed to through traffic in both directions between Waterview Avenue and Cromwell Street (weather permitting) with detours in effect.  The bridge will remain closed until approximately 5:00 a.m. on Monday, October 28, 2019. 

| October 25, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Baltimore City Mayor Catherine E. Pugh Resigns, Bernard C. “Jack” Young Now Mayor

Baltimore City Mayor Catherine E. Pugh Resigns, Bernard C. “Jack” Young Now Mayor

Baltimore City Mayor Catherine E. Pugh resigned yesterday amid pressure to step down from the scandal involving her Healthy Holly children’s books. Former Mayor Pugh had taken a leave of absence since April 1st due to pneumonia.

| May 3, 2019 | 0 Comments
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GoFundMe Launched for Officer Kevin “ButterBean” Vaught

GoFundMe Launched for Officer Kevin “ButterBean” Vaught

Officer Kevin “ButterBean” Vaught was a popular fixture around South Baltimore during his 18 years working in the Baltimore Police Department (BPD) Southern District.

| April 10, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Obituary: Virginia Yarrish

Obituary: Virginia Yarrish

Virginia Yarrish (nee Liphart) died Friday, January 12, 2018 surrounded by her loving family following a long battle with the after-effects of Nasopharyngeal cancer.  

| January 17, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Gordon Ramsay Steak to Open At Horseshoe Casino Baltimore

Gordon Ramsay Steak to Open At Horseshoe Casino Baltimore

Horseshoe Casino Baltimore and television personality Gordon Ramsay today announced they will join forces for the first Gordon Ramsay Steak on the East Coast.

| July 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Blue Angels Returning to Baltimore in October

Blue Angels Returning to Baltimore in October

Rooftop decks should be filled again next fall as the United States Navy’s Blue Angels will be coming back to Baltimore. They will perform on October 15th and 16th for the inaugural Maryland Fleet Week and Air Show.

| December 7, 2015 | 0 Comments
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