Recent News

Mayor Scott Announces $11.7 Million in American Rescue Plan Act Funding Towards Expanding Library Services and Renovations

Baltimore City Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced additional investments using American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds: a combined $11.7 million to advance digital equity, update the HVAC systems of City libraries, and help build a new library in the Park Heights community.


Mayor Scott's Statement on Arrest Made in Edmondson Westside Shopping Center Shooting

Mayor Brandon M. Scott released a statement in response to the arrest made in the Edmondson Westside Shopping Center shooting that took place on January 4, 2023.


Board of Estimates Approves Historic Deal, as Mayor Affirms Commitment to Moving City Forward

This morning, the Board of Estimates (BOE) approved the City's agreement with Baltimore Gas and Electric (BGE) over the use of the City's conduit.


Mayor Brandon M. Scott Announces Baltimore's Success in Housing Over 1,400 Households Experiencing Homelessness

Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced that Baltimore City exceeded its goals that were set in partnership with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Marcia L. Fudge, states, municipalities, and tribes through HUD's House America initiative.


Mayor Scott Announces Cirilo R. Manego, III as New Director of Communications

Mayor Brandon M. Scott appointed Cirilo R. Manego III, J.D. to serve as the new Director of the Mayor's Office of Communications.


The Office of Equity and Civil Rights to Launch 'Critical Community Conversations' Series During Black History Month 2023

The Baltimore City Office of Equity and Civil Rights (OECR), in partnership with the Reginald F. Lewis Museum, will launch a series of Critical Community Conversations on Thursday, February 16, 2023, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum of African American History, located at 830 East Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21202.


The City of Baltimore Reaches Conduit Agreement with Baltimore Gas & Electric

The City of Baltimore has reached an agreement with Baltimore Gas & Electric (BGE) for the next iteration of BGE's conduit occupancy agreement.


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.