Recent News

Mayor Scott Announces $14.6 Million Investment to Spur Clean and Healthy Neighborhoods

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and the Baltimore City Department of Planning, the Department of Public Works and the Mayor's Office of Employment Development in collaboration with the Mayor's Office of Recovery Programs are announcing the recipients of the Clean Corps competitive grant program.


Governor Moore, Mayor Scott, Attorney Brown and State's Attorney Bates Gather Together for Public Safety Forum

Baltimore City Mayor Brandon M. Scott joined Governor Wes Moore, Attorney General Anthony Brown, and Baltimore State's Attorney Ivan Bates to discuss public safety strategy and partnership moving forward.


Baltimore City and Baltimore County Leaders Announce Landmark Legislation to Create Regional Water Governance Task Force

Baltimore Mayor Brandon M. Scott and Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski today joined State Senator Jill P. Carter, State Senator Charles Sydnor, Delegate Stephanie Smith, and Delegate Eric Ebersole to announce state legislation to create a Task Force on Regional Water and Wastewater.


Joint Statement from City Leaders on Police Body Camera Footage Release in the Death of Tyre Nichols

Mayor Brandon M. Scott, State's Attorney Ivan J. Bates, Police Commissioner Michael S. Harrison, and Mayor's Office of Neighborhood Safety and Engagement Director Shantay Jackson released a statement in response to recently released body camera footage from the tragic death of Tyre Nichols in Memphis, Tenn.


City Contracts Local Firm to Overhaul Website

This month, the City of Baltimore took a major step to improve customer service for residents and businesses.


DHCD Receives Maryland Association of Counties Innovation Award for Artificial Intelligence Tool That Detects Collapsed Roofs

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and the Department of Housing & Community Development (DHCD) announced that the Maryland Association of Counties (MACO) has recognized DHCD for developing a cutting-edge artificial intelligence (AI) tool that detects collapsed rooftops in Baltimore.


Mayor Brandon M. Scott to Appoint Faith Leach to Serve as Chief Administrative Officer

Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced the appointment of Faith Leach to serve as Chief Administrative Officer for the City of Baltimore.


Mayor Scott's Statement on Latest BOPA Decision

Mayor Brandon M. Scott released the following statement in response to the Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts' Board of Directors decision to not immediately remove Donna Drew Sawyer as CEO of the organization.


Department of Public Works Director Resigns

Mayor Brandon M. Scott accepted the resignation of Department of Public Works (DPW) Director Jason W. Mitchell, Ed.D., who is stepping down from his role to tend to family matters.


Mayor Scott Unveils Priorities for 2023 Legislative Session

Mayor Brandon M. Scott unveiled his administration's legislative and budgetary agenda for the 445th session of the Maryland General Assembly.