Press Releases

Mayor Scott Eases COVID-19 Restrictions Following Four-Week Evaluation

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and Baltimore City Health Commissioner Dr. Letitia Dzirasa announced that Baltimore City will further ease its COVID-19 mandates following consultation with public health partners and sustained improvements in public health data.


Minority-Owned Market Slated for La Cité Location

La Cité Development has entered into a definitive agreement to establish Market Fresh Gourmet as a full-service fresh foods grocery at its Center\West site.


Mayor Scott Announces Cal Harris to Serve as Communications Director

Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced today that Cal Harris will serve as communications director for the Mayor’s Office.


Thursday Evening: Mayor Brandon M. Scott to Deliver State of the City Address

On Thursday 03/18/21 evening at 7:00 p.m. ET, Mayor Brandon M. Scott will deliver his first State of the City address, reflecting on the accomplishments of his first 100 days in office as well as the last year of navigating the COVID-19 pandemic. 


Mayor Brandon M. Scott Releases Draft Comprehensive Public Safety Strategy

Mayor Brandon M. Scott released a draft of his comprehensive public safety plan alongside the Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Safety and Engagement (MONSE) Director Shantay Jackson and Baltimore City Health Commissioner Letitia Dzirasa.


Mayor Brandon M. Scott Signs Executive Order to Maintain Baltimore’s Common Sense, Local COVID-19 Mandates

Due to public health indicators and the City’s practice of evaluating mandates over a four-week period, Baltimore Mayor Brandon M. Scott issued an Executive Order that maintains the City’s current public health mandates.


TODAY 1:30PM - Mayor Brandon M. Scott to Swear In Baltimore City Solicitor

On March 10, 2021 at 1:30 PM Mayor Brandon M. Scott will officially appoint Jim Shea to the role of City Solicitor.


Mayor Brandon M. Scott’s Statement on Governor’s Announcement

Mayor Brandon M. Scott released a statement on the Governor's announcement.


Mayor Brandon M. Scott Launches My Digital Data Locker to Help Vulnerable Residents Maintain Vital Documents

To better meet the needs of Baltimore’s most vulnerable residents, Mayor Brandon M. Scott has announced that the Mayor’s Office of Homeless Services (MOHS) and Baltimore’s Continuum of Care (CoC) have launched My Digital Data Locker Baltimore – a web-based tool that gives people experiencing homelessness a secure place to manage digital copies of vital documents needed to obtain housing services.


Mayor Brandon M. Scott Takes First Step in Reforming Baltimore’s Procurement Process with Focus on Equity

In his latest effort to modernize Baltimore City government and improve equitable outcomes, Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced plans for a full reform of the procurement system.