Recent News

Mayor Scott Announces a More Than 80% Decrease in Squeegee-Related Criminal Incidents, Releases StoryMap

Mayor Brandon M. Scott launched a new site for residents to track the progress of the Squeegee Collaborative.


Mayor Scott, Lyneir Richardson Celebrate Completed Purchase of the Historic Edmondson Village Shopping Center

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and Lyneir Richardson, CEO and Co-Founder of Chicago TREND, released the following statement highlighting the completed purchase of the prominent Edmondson Village Shopping Center in West Baltimore. 


Mayor Scott, Councilman Isaac "Yitzy" Schleifer Joint Statement on Police Commissioner Confirmation Hearing Reschedule

Mayor Brandon M. Scott issued the following statement in conjunction with Chair of the Rules and Legislative Oversight Committee Councilman Isaac "Yitzy" Schleifer (District 5) on rescheduling the confirmation hearing for Acting Police Commissioner Richard Worley. 


Mayor Scott Announces New Artists and Venue for Charm City Live Music Festival

Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced the exciting addition of Donell Jones and MC Lyte set to take the stage along with H.E.R at this year's Charm City Live music festival


Mayor Scott, City, State Leaders Mark 40th Annual National Night Out

Mayor Brandon M. Scott was joined by state leaders, city officials, law enforcement partners at National Night Out events across Baltimore City.


Mayor Scott Signs Latest ‘Paris Declaration’ to End HIV Epidemic

Mayor Brandon M. Scott joined Fast-Track Cities, a global partnership with cities and municipalities around the world with a goal of ending HIV, to sign the latest iteration of the Paris Declaration.


Mayor Scott to Nominate Chief James Wallace to Lead Baltimore City Fire Department

Today, Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced that he will nominate Chief James Wallace as the new Fire Chief to lead the Baltimore City Fire Department (BCFD).


Mayor Scott, Acting Commissioner Worley Announce Dates for Seven Community Engagement Meetings

Mayor Brandon M. Scott, alongside Acting Commissioner Richard Worley of the Baltimore Police Department, announced the planned dates for a series of community meetings to coincide with the City Council confirmation process.


Mayor Scott Announces Additional Funding for Baltimore Organizations Providing Abortion Care

Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced that the City of Baltimore, in partnership with the Baltimore Civic Fund, will invest an additional round of grant funding toward nonprofit organizations providing abortion and abortion care services.


Baltimore Recognized as Innovative Leader Among Cities Implementing ARPA Funds

Results for America and Mathematica released an updated dashboard examining how state and local government leaders use data and evidence to invest their American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds for better results.