Recent News

Mayor Scott Announces $10 Million ARPA-Funded Investment in the Baltimore City Fire Department

Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced an investment of $10 million in American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds to support the Baltimore City Fire Department (BCFD).


Mayor Scott Removes Owner-Occupied Homes From Tax Sale List for Fourth Consecutive Year

Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced the removal of owner-occupied homes from the city's tax sale list following approval from the Board of Estimates during their meeting this morning.


Mayor Scott, Dr. Santelises Announce 13 Vendors Partnering with City Schools to Expand Middle School Athletics this Spring

Mayor Brandon M. Scott joined Baltimore City Public Schools CEO Dr. Sonja Santelises at the historic Y in Druid Hill to announce thirteen vendors working with City Schools this spring to help further expand middle school athletics making City Schools a national leader in youth athletics opportunities.


Mayor Scott, City Agencies Launch Spring City Services Sprints at Annual Spring Clean-up & Day of Service

Mayor Brandon M. Scott launched the next iteration of the #BuildBetterBMore 90-day City services sprints for the 2024 Spring season.


Mayor Scott Kicks Off Countdown to AFRAM 2024, Announces Artist Lineup

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and Baltimore City Recreation & Parks announced plans for the 47th annual AFRAM Festival.


Mayor Scott Releases “Downtown RISE Strategic Action Plan”

Mayor Brandon M. Scott released the full Downtown RISE Strategic Action Plan and unveiled a new website:


Mayor Scott, BCRP Unveil New State-of-the-Art Playground, Rename Northwest Baltimore Recreational Space

Mayor Brandon M. Scott, Baltimore City Recreation & Parks (BCRP), city and state leaders, and community partners gathered to celebrate the revitalization of a Northwest Baltimore playground, while showcasing plans to upgrade 22 additional playspaces across the city.


Mayor Scott Celebrates Success Academy as Quarter 3 Winner of Mayor's Attendance Challenge

Mayor Brandon M. Scott, alongside Baltimore City Public Schools CEO Dr. Sonja Santelises, announced Success Academy as the Quarter 3 winner of the Mayor's Attendance Challenge.


Mayor Scott Announces GVRS Expansion to Fourth District

Mayor Brandon M. Scott officially announced the expansion of Baltimore's Group Violence Reduction Strategy (GVRS) into the Baltimore Police Department's (BPD) Eastern District.


Mayor Scott Releases Biennial Update of Baltimore's Comprehensive Violence Prevention Plan

Mayor Brandon M. Scott will be joined by Mayor's Office of Neighborhood Safety and Engagement (MONSE) Director Stefanie Mavronis, Baltimore Police Commissioner Richard Worley, City agency representatives, elected officials, and representatives from dozens of community-based organizations to publicly release the Biennial Update of Baltimore's Comprehensive Violence Prevention Plan (CVPP).