Press Releases

NAACP Annual Convention to Return to Baltimore

"We are honored that the NAACP has named Baltimore City as host for its 2017 Annual Convention," said Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake...

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Baltimore Metropolitan Region ADA Training Conference

Accessibility for All: 2010 ADA Accessibility Guidelines Training provides key stakeholders with training on updates to ADA standards.

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Solutions City Town Hall Addresses Youth Employment

Mayor Rawlings-Blake, Starbucks hold town hall to unite local leaders, stakeholders to unlock opportunities for youth

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IMAGE: Mayor Rawlings-Blake and youth employment partners participate in a Solutions City panel at Starbucks

Minority Enterprise Development Week in Baltimore

Minority Enterprise Development Week will take place Monday, October 20 through Friday, October 24, to bring attention to minority- and women-owned businesses across Baltimore.

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IMAGE: Mayor Rawlings-Blake kicks off Minority Enterprise Development Week in Baltimore

Mayor, Commissioner Form Police Body Camera Working Group

Working group will explore all aspects of potential implementation of a body camera program within the Baltimore Police Department.

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IMAGE: Mayor Rawlings-Blake and Commissioner Batts announce a body camera working group

Mayor and Fire Chief Thank Under Armour for Firehouse Gym Renovations

Mayor Rawlings-Blake and Fire Chief Niles Ford thank Under Armour for sponsoring the renovation of three of the fire department's most used gyms.

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IMAGE: Mayor Rawlings-Blake and Fire Chief Ford reveal newly renovated firehouse gym facilities

Mayor Names Heroin Treatment and Prevention Task Force

Mayor Rawlings-Blake announces the appointment of the Heroin Treatment and Prevention Task Force.

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake Makes Friendly ALCS Wager with Kansas City Mayor Sly James

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake offered a wager to Mayor Sly James of Kansas City, Missouri, as the cities' Major League Baseball teams prepare to face off.

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake Hosts City's First Manufacturing Forum

Baltimore's first Manufacturing Forum explores current industry challenges, examines potential to grow Baltimore.

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