Recent News

Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott and Everytown Law Announce Lawsuit Against the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) to Obtain Critical Crime Gun Data

Mayor Brandon M. Scott, alongside Everytown Law and the law firm Kramer Levin, announced the filing of a federal lawsuit against the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) to obtain data about the sources of crime guns recovered in the City.


Mayor Scott Introduces FreeBmoreWiFi, Baltimore's Free Public Wi-Fi Network

Mayor Brandon M. Scott introduced FreeBmoreWiFi - Baltimore City's free public Wi-Fi network.


Mayor Scott Announces 2024 Artscape, AFRAM, and Charm City Live Festival Dates

Mayor Brandon M. Scott, alongside the Mayor's Office of Art & Culture, Baltimore City Recreation and Parks, Baltimore Office of Promotion & the Arts (BOPA), and standing with institutional partners like The Lyric Foundation, Inc., Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Maryland Institute College of Art, and the University of Baltimore announced the 2024 dates for the highly anticipated lineup for premiere free summer entertainment in Baltimore.


Mayor Scott Announces New Investment From Bloomberg Philanthropies To Expand City Innovation Team

Building on the City of Baltimore's commitment to driving local government innovation, Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced that Bloomberg Philanthropies will provide Baltimore City with a new investment to expand its innovation team (i-team).


City Utilizing ARPA Funding to Upgrade Several Playgrounds in Connection With Its Rec Rollout'

The City of Baltimore hosted a Day of Play to celebrate plans to upgrade several playgrounds across Baltimore.


Mayor Scott To Nominate Dr. Ihuoma Emenuga as New Health Commissioner

Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced his intent to nominate Ihuoma Emenuga, M.D. as the new Health Commissioner for the Baltimore City Health Department (BCHD).


City of Baltimore Presents Charm City Bike & Lights

Baltimore, get into the holiday spirit! On behalf of Mayor Brandon M. Scott, and Baltimore City Recreation & Parks, join in on the holiday fun and decorate your bikeand ride throughCharm City Bike & LightsonThursday, December 14from5:30 -9:30 p.m.


Mayor Scott, BCIT Release Five-Year Plan to Address the City's Digital Divide

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and the Baltimore City Office of Information and Technology (BCIT) released Baltimore City's Digital Inclusion Strategy.


Mayor Scott, BUILD, & GBC Announce Landmark Agreement on Historic Plan to Invest $3 Billion in Baltimore's Neighborhoods to Tackle Vacant Properties

Baltimore Mayor Brandon M. Scott, BUILD and the Greater Baltimore Committee (GBC) announced a landmark agreement to aggressively combat Baltimore City's vacant and abandoned properties over the next 15 years.


Mayor Scott's Statement on Baltimore's Economic Growth

Mayor Brandon M. Scott released the following statement in response to U.S. Department of Commerce data that showed Baltimore City's economy is one of the fastest growing in the state of Maryland and has the 8th fastest growing GDP in the country among counties with at least $50 billion in GDP in 2022.