Recent News

Mayor, In Partnership with City Council, Announces Plans to Reauthorize Three Tax Credits

Mayor Brandon M. Scott, in partnership with the City Council, is announcing plans to reauthorize three tax credits set to expire: the CHAP Tax Credit, the Newly Constructed Dwelling Tax Credit, and the High Performance Market Rate Tax Credit.


Community to Have a Say in Mayor’s Group Violence Reduction Strategy

Starting Wednesday, October 20th, the Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Safety and Engagement (MONSE), the State Attorney’s Office, and the Baltimore Police Department will participate in community conversations facilitated by the Baltimore Community Mediation Center to help inform the City’s Group Violence Reduction Strategy(GVRS) — a key part of Mayor Brandon M. Scott’s Comprehensive Violence Prevention Plan.


Mayor, BCRP Celebrate Towanda Recreation Center Reopening with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and Baltimore City Recreation and Parks (BCRP) celebrated the reopening of Towanda Recreation Center with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Towanda is BCRP’s newest STEM and fitness center to serve the Park Heights community.


Statement on Governor Hogan's Crime Announcement

Mayor Brandon M. Scott released a statement in response to Governor Hogan's afternoon announcement.


Mayor Scott, Mayor’s Office of Employment Development Plan to Expand Community Job Hub Network

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and the Mayor’s Office of Employment Development (MOED) are seeking to expand the Community Job Hubs Network and establish relationships with qualified partner organizations to better help Baltimore residents find meaningful employment. 


Mayor to Convene First Meeting of the Local Control Advisory Board, With Aim of Restoring Local Control of BPD

After swearing in community appointees to the Local Control Advisory Board in late August, Mayor Brandon M. Scott is announcing the details of the Board’s first meeting.


Third Inspector General Advisory Board Meeting Rescheduled at Request of Mayor

At the request of Mayor Brandon M. Scott, the Inspector General Advisory Board is postponing its upcoming meeting, and re-scheduling for Thursday, October 28th at 9am.


Mayor Scott Recognizes Domestic Violence Awareness Month in Baltimore City

Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced the recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month in Baltimore City and a $750,000 grant for domestic violence prevention that will aid Baltimore City in addressing service delivery, victimization, and life-saving interventions. 


City Solicitor to Convene Third Inspector General Advisory Board Meeting

The Office of the Inspector General Advisory Board will be convening its third meeting tomorrow, Wednesday, October 6th at 2:00pm.


Statement on Mayor's Positive COVID-19 Test

BALTIMORE, MD (Monday, October 4, 2021) — Mayor Brandon M. Scott's Director of Communications Cal Harris released a statement.