Press Releases

Mayor Pugh Announces New Health Commissioner for Baltimore City

BALTIMORE, MD.  — Mayor Catherine E. Pugh announces Dr. Letitia Dzirasa as Health Commissioner for the Baltimore City Health Department, effective March 11, 2019.

Mayor Pugh Announces Savings of Over $950,000 from City Gain Sharing Plan

BALTIMORE, MD.  — In what promises to be a model for achieving cost efficiencies in the utilization of City assets and services, Mayor Catherine E.

Mayor Pugh Begins Second Phase of Grants Program with $3 Million

BALTIMORE, MD.  — Mayor Catherine E.

Statement of Mayor Catherine E. Pugh on the Proposed Decriminalization of Marijuana in the City of Baltimore

BALTIMORE, MD.  —  We need to commit our full efforts and resources to get violent criminals off our streets.

Mayor Pugh's Statement in Support of Senate Bill SB43

BALTIMORE, MD.  — As we pursue our priority of attracting and retaining a new generation of men and women committed to community-based, constitutional policing, we believe it's nec

Mayor Pugh's Statement on Judge Furman's Ruling Against the Citizenship Question

BALTIMORE, MD.  — This decision by the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York is an affirmation of who we are as a nation and what we are not.

Mayor Pugh Announces New Director for the Department of Planning

BALTIMORE, MD.  —  Mayor Catherine E. Pugh announces Chris Ryer as Director for the Department of Planning, effective February 11, 2019.

Mayor Pugh Selects New Orleans Police Superintendent Michael S. Harrison to Lead Baltimore Police Department

BALTIMORE, MD.  — Mayor Catherine Pugh has selected New Orleans Police Superintendent Michael S. Harrison as her choice for Commissioner-designate of the Baltimore Police Department.

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