Press Releases

Mayor Rawlings-Blake, GBC President Fry Encourage Private Sector To “Hire One Youth”

Today, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake was joined by Greater Baltimore Committee President and CEO Donald C. Fry, Wells Fargo Regional President Andrew Bertamini, and others to encourage private-sector employers to join the YouthWorks “Hire One Youth” campaign.

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake Announces Key Mayor’s Office Staff Changes

Today, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings Blake announced key staff changes in the Mayor’s Office.


Mayor Rawlings-Blake Calls For Baltimore’s Top Neighborhood Dads Contest Nominations

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is currently accepting nominations for the 8th annual “Baltimore’s Top Neighborhood Dads” contest.

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake, USDA, University Of MD Baltimore Launch “Get Fresh Kids” at Lexington Market

Today, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake launched Get Fresh Kids—a comprehensive new strategy...

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake Honors “Baltimore’s Top Neighborhood Moms”"

Today, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake hosted her eighth annual Baltimore’s Top Neighborhood Moms luncheon.

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake Announces Next Stops on Public Safety Town Hall Tour, Adds Youth Violence Forum on May 13

Today, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake joined Commissioner Anthony Batts, the Presiding Prelate Bishop William Phillips DeVeaux, and pastors of the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church during their 198th session of the Baltimore AME Conference to announce the next two stops on her Public Safety Town Hall Tour and include an additional stop on the tour focused on youth violence.

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NBC’s Weekend TODAY to Shine a Light on Baltimore in 2014

Yesterday, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and Baltimore were featured on NBC’s Weekend TODAY. The broadcast revealed its selection of Baltimore for its new outreach project, “Shine a Light,” a year-long initiative focused on service and giving back to communities in need.

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake Delivers 15th Annual State of the City Address

Today, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake delivered Baltimore’s 15th annual State of the City Address, which focused on building a better Baltimore through safer streets, economic opportunity, new schools, and a more efficient government. Mayor Rawlings-Blake, committed to making Baltimore a safer city, focused her speech on efforts to increase public safety.

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake and Commissioner Batts Release Strategic Plan for Baltimore Police Department

Today, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake joined Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts, and community leaders committed to reducing crime in Baltimore City to release the strategic plan for the Baltimore Police Department.

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake Releases New Study Naming Baltimore as National Leader in Using Data and Evidence to Improve Community

Today, Mayor Rawlings-Blake joined members of her Administration and Results for America representatives to release a new study highlighting Baltimore as one of the nation’s best cities in driving better results for residents through the use of data and evidence.