Press Releases

Mayor Rawlings-Blake Announces Month-Long Warrant Operation to Target Violent Offenders

Law enforcement officers from a variety of state and city agencies will join forces for the Summer Jumpstart Warrant Initiative, an unprecedented effort to get 1000 violent offenders off the street

Baltimore City Launches 2011 Code Red Heat Alert Plan

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake joined city agency leaders to announce the 2011 Code Red Heat Alert initiative, a multi-agency, coordinated approach to providing cooling relief to vulnerable populat

Mayor Rawlings-Blake Leads First Vacants to Value Demolition

34 Vacant homes to be demolished or rehabbed in Woodbourne/McCabe Community

Mayor Rawlings-Blake and Health Department Announce New Health Policy Initiative

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake joined Commissioner of Health Dr. Oxiris Barbot today to announce the City's new health policy initiative, Healthy Baltimore 2015.

Mayor Rawlings-Blake Announces 2011 Summer Food Service Program

Today, Mayor Rawlings-Blake was joined by city and state officials, business partners, and former NFL pro Antonio Freeman to announce details about the 2011 Summer Food Service Program (SFSP).

Mayor Rawlings-Blake’s Tribute to William Donald Schaefer

Today at 5:00 p.m., Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake delivered the following remarks to welcome former Mayor William Donald Schaefer to City Hall.

“Good evening and thank you Dr. Reid.

Mayor Rawlings-Blake and Police Commissioner Bealefeld Announce Hometown Heroes Recruitment Program

Department aims to hire over 300 officers within the next year

Mayor Rawlings-Blake Announces Cities of Service Volunteer Plan

Comprehensive Volunteer plan seeks to harness volunteer energy to tackle pressing challenges: Drug Addiction, Vacant lots, and Youth Violence

Mayor Rawlings-Blake, Finance Dept. Release FY2012 Preliminary Budget

‘Tough but smart’ budget plan closes $65 million deficit, protects core services without raising taxes

Mayor Rawlings-Blake Announces New Look for Annual African-American Festival

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake joined city leaders at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum to announce the events and activities at this year’s African American Festival.