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Mayor Rawlings-Blake Begins Full-Time Hours for City Pools Ahead of Schedule

Today, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and Baltimore City Recreation and Parks Director Earnest Burkeen announced that all neighborhood pools, as well as Clifton, Druid Hill, and Patterson Park pools, will open two days earlier than originally scheduled.

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake Announces New 5-Year Grant to Expand Head Start Programs in Baltimore City

Today, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced $29 million in federal funding for a new Birth-to-Five pilot program for Head Start and Early Head Start services.

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake announces the Head Start Birth-to-Five Pilot Program in Baltimore

Fun in the Sun

School is out, summer break is here, and we are already feeling the heat here in Baltimore!

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake Announces Housing of 1.1K Baltimore Homeless Individuals, Part of National 100K Homes Campaign

Today, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake joined the Home for Good Campaign to announce the housing of 1,085 homeless individuals in Baltimore City as part of the national 100,000 Homes Campaign...

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake Honors Baltimore's Top Neighborhood Dads

Today, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake hosted her 8th annual Baltimore's Top Neighborhood Dads luncheon at the Baltimore Museum of Industry...

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake and the 2014 winners of the Baltimore's Top Neighborhood Dads contest

Mayor Rawlings-Blake, Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund Announce Headquarters Relocation to Baltimore City

Today, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced MAIF's plan to relocate its headquarters to McHenry Row in Baltimore's Locust Point neighborhood.

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Leaders gather to announc MAIF's relocation to McHenry Row

Better. Safer. Stronger.

Since my time as city council president, and now as mayor, my guiding mantra for Baltimore City has been “Better. Safer. Stronger.”

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake and DPW Director Rudy Chow

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake Announces Optional Water And Sewer Line Service Plans For Property Owners

Today, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced the details of water and sewer line service plans that will be available to Baltimore City property owners this Fall.

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake, Latino Economic Development Center Announce Grand Opening Of New Satellite Office

Today, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced the opening of a new Latino Economic Development Center satellite office in Baltimore City.

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All In This Together

This week, I signed into law an important piece of legislation...known as “Ban the Box.”

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake signs Ban the Box legislation