Recent News

Mayor Rawlings-Blake Issues A Statement to Mark the One-Year Anniversary of President Obama’s Executive Action Granting Deferred Action to the Parents of U.S. Children

BALTIMORE, Md. (November 20, 2015)Today marks a year since President Obama announced his Executive Actions granting Deferred Action to hardworking immigrants.


Vacants to Value

In November 2010 I launched  the Vacants to Value (V2V) initiative, the City’s first comprehensive blight elimination plan.  In its 5-year history, the program has received numerous national awards for its innovation and cutting-edge practices that are enhancing the quality of life, rebuilding our neighborhoods, and driving economic development. 

Vacants to Value

City Budget Office to Host First of Three Balance Baltimore Workshops

Residents encouraged to offer input on budget decisions facing Baltimore City

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake Announces New Appointments to the Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners

Appointments reflect Mayor’s continued commitment to expanding educational excellence and improving City schools for all students.


Mayor’s Office of Human Services Creates Emergency Food Working Group

Goal is to create a food plan to prepare for future disasters or emergencies.

Baltimore City wants businesses to sponsor road cleaning

Baltimore Business Journal