Recent News

Mayor Scott Announces Two New Programs to Support Housing Opportunities for People Exiting Homelessness

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and the Mayor's Office of Homeless Services (MOHS) launched two new programs - the House Baltimore Property Owner Engagement Initiative and the Flex Fund for Diversion and Rapid Resolution.


Mayor Scott, BCRP, DHCD Announce Plans for Brand-New Parkview Recreation Center

Mayor Brandon M. Scott, Baltimore City Recreation & Parks (BCRP), the Department of Housing & Community Development (DHCD), and officials from the Federal, State, and local levels announced plans for a brand-new Parkview Recreation Center.


Mayor Scott Announces 'Downtown RISE'

Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced a new, groundbreaking, comprehensive action plan that aims to serve as an overarching blueprint for the future of downtown Baltimore.


Mayor Scott Launches “Mayor’s Business Roundtable”

Mayor Brandon M. Scott convened business and institutional leaders from across Baltimore for an inaugural meeting of a new Mayor's Business Roundtable group.


Mayor Scott Outlines Updates to Baltimore City's Auto Theft Strategy

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and Baltimore Police Department Commissioner Richard Worley joined Baltimore Department of Transportation officials to highlight several updates to Baltimore’s strategy to address increases in auto theft incidents across the city.



Mayor Scott Highlights Strategic Infrastructure Initiative

Mayor Brandon Scott announced a new storymap website focusing on strategic infrastructure investments as part of his commitment to the Building a Better Baltimore initiative.


Mayor Scott, Bea Gaddy Family Centers Announce New Location for 2023 Annual Bea Gaddy Thanksgiving Dinner

Mayor Brandon M. Scott was joined by Bea Gaddy Family Centers Executive Director Cynthia Brooks, Councilwoman Phylicia Porter (District 10), Councilman Robert Stokes (District 12), Baltimore City Recreation and Parks (BCRP) Executive Director Reginald Moore, city leaders, and community members to announce that this year's Annual Bea Gaddy Thanksgiving Dinner will be moved to Middle Branch Fitness and Wellness Center in Baltimore's Cherry Hill neighborhood.


Mayor Scott Hosts 2023 Annual Citywide Fall Cleanup and Day of Service

Mayor Brandon M. Scott, City officials, volunteers, and community members participated in the Mayor's Annual Citywide Fall Cleanup and Day of Service.


Mayor Scott, Councilwoman Ramos Introduce Legislation to Codify the Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs

Mayor Brandon M. Scott championed a groundbreaking legislative proposal to codify the work of the Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs (MIMA).


Mayor Scott Signs 'The Councilmember Mary Pat Clarke Tenant Opportunity to Purchase Act' to Empower Renters Towards Homeownership

Mayor Brandon M. Scott, alongside Councilwoman Odette Ramos and former Council President Mary Pat Clarke, signed into law "The Councilmember Mary Pat Clarke Tenant Opportunity to Purchase Act," which aims to restore renters' ability to engage directly with their landlords who may be looking to sell their rental properties and provide easier pathways for renters to move to homeownership.