Recent News

Mayor Scott, DHCD Announces Effort to Establish City's First-Ever "Comprehensive Housing Plan"

Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced that the City of Baltimore is working to craft the City's first-ever Comprehensive Housing Plan, an effort led by the Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD).


City of Baltimore Highlights Statewide Expansion of Maryland's Medicaid Supportive Housing Waiver

Mayor Brandon M. Scott, representatives from State and City agencies, local nonprofits, and Baltimore hospitals gathered at Baltimore City Hall to highlight the statewide expansion of FY 2025 funding for the Assistance in Community Integration Services (ACIS) pilot.


Baltimore Mayor's Office Statement on Cancellation of Today's Opioid Hearing

The Baltimore Mayor's Office released a statement regarding the cancellation of the City Council hearing on efforts to combat the opioid overdose crisis.


Mayor Scott Appoints New Members of the Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners

Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced his appointments of Emily C. Ames-Messinger, Dr. Stefan L. Lallinger, and Ashiah S. Parker to the Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners.


Statement on Anniversary of Brooklyn Homes Mass Shooting from Mayor Scott, MONSE, and the Entire Scott Administration

Mayor Brandon M. Scott issued a statement on behalf of the Mayor's Office of Neighborhood Safety and Engagement (MONSE) and the entire Scott Administration to commemorate the anniversary of last year's Brooklyn Homes mass shooting that took the lives of 18-year-old Aaliyah Gonzalez and 20-year-old Kylis Fagbemi and injured another 28 victims.


City of Baltimore Cuts Ribbon on Newly-Acquired Hotels Slated to Help Efforts to Address Homelessness

Mayor Brandon M. Scott, alongside federal, state, and city leaders and advocates, cut the ribbon on the City's two newly acquired properties: Holiday Inn Express and the Sleep Inn & Suites.


Mayor Scott, Baltimore Police Release Statements Condemning Recent Antisemitic Incidents

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and the Baltimore Police Commissioner Richard Worley released the following statements condemning recent antisemitic incidents that occurred in Baltimore City.


Mayor Scott Signs Bill Codifying Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs (MIMA)

Mayor Brandon M. Scott was joined by members of the City Council, the Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs (MIMA), advocates, and community members to sign City Council Bill 23-0438 into law which makes the existence and operations of MIMA permanent.


Mayor Scott Signs FY2025 Baltimore City Budget

Mayor Brandon M. Scott, alongside Council President Nick Mosby and members of the City Council, held a signing ceremony for the FY2025 Baltimore City Budget.