Author Archives: Melody Simmons

Optimism abounds at Thames Street Wharf

The celebratory ribbon cutting at the water’s edge in Harbor Point Thursday held different meanings to the cast of dignitaries in attendance: jobs, development, environmental turnaround and a new tax base for the city. But all who spoke before the ...

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Baltimore hikes water, sewer rates

If the two things in life you can count on are death and taxes, Baltimore residents should brace this summer for the latter. The city’s Board of Estimates approved an immediate hike of water and sewer rates totaling 9 percent ...

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