Press Releases

Mayor Young's Statement on Senator Ferguson Being Selected as Senate President

BALTIMORE, MD.  — "I am extremely proud that Senator Bill Ferguson was unanimously chosen by his democratic colleagues to serve as Maryland’s next Senate President.

Baltimore City releases an update on the progress of the nonprofit managing the Children and Youth Fund

BALTIMORE, MD - The City of Baltimore releases an update on the establishment of the Baltimore Children and Youth Fund.

Mayor Young's Statement on the Gun Trace Task Force Investigation

BALTIMORE, MD.  —“I applaud Commissioner Michael Harrison’s call for an external and independent investigation into the Gun Trace Task Force.

Mayor Young Calls for Comprehensive Audit of Water Billing System

BALTIMORE, MD.  — Today, Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young ordered an audit of the city’s water billing system.

Mayor Young's Statement on the passing of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings

BALTIMORE, MD.  — With the passing of U.S. Rep.

Director Chow Announces Retirement from the Department of Public Works

BALTIMORE, MD.  — Rudolph S. Chow, P.E., Director of the Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) since 2014, has announced he will retire from the City effective Feb.

Baltimore Receives $9.7 Million to Address Lead-Based Paint in Low-Income Households

BALTIMORE, MD.  — Today, the Federal government announced $9.7 million in federal funding to address lead-based paint in Baltimore.  The funding, awarded through the U.S.

Federal Court Rejects Trump Administration’s Attempt to Dismiss Lawsuit Against Unlawful “Public Charge” Policy

BALTIMORE, MD.  — Yesterday, a federal court rejected the Trump administration’s attempt to dismiss the City of Baltimore’s