Tag Archives: Forest City-New East Baltimore Partnership

Levitan leaving Forest City-New East Baltimore Partnership

09.14.10 BALTIMORE, MD. Scott Levitan, Sr. VP Development Director of the Forest City project in East Baltimore. Portraits in the office lobby and overlooking the Forest City Site construction. (Maximilian Franz/ The Daily Record)

Scott Levitan, a pivotal figure in the 88-acre redevelopment surrounding the Johns Hopkins Medical Campus in east Baltimore, is leaving the partnership that has led the project. Levitan, development director of the Forest City-New East Baltimore Partnership, has accepted a position ...

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Hiring meeting at EBDI goes nowhere

A meeting that included developers and city politicians to discuss revisions to local hiring goals for the $1.8 billion redevelopment of Middle East was ended abruptly Tuesday by East Baltimore Development Inc. officials after members of the community refused to ...

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Lawsuit filed to void state lab construction contract at EBDI

A lawsuit seeking to void the $170 million construction contract awarded for a new state Department of Health and Mental Hygiene lab at the East Baltimore Development Inc. site was filed Monday as plaintiffs charge that the contract was awarded ...

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EBDI leaders hit on job creation at hearing

Former residents and job seekers from East Baltimore hammered at officials of East Baltimore Development Inc. on Wednesday about missed employment opportunities and delayed housing during a packed hearing in the City Council chamber on the controversial $1.8 billion redevelopment ...

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Life sciences buildings scaled back at EBDI

Any future life science buildings at the East Baltimore Development Inc. site in Middle East will be smaller with cheaper leasing options, the master developer of the $1.8 billion project told a city design panel Thursday. Planners also outlined a ...

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Editorial: More questions for EBDI

Baltimore City Council member Carl Stokes has called a second hearing to examine the status of the problem-plagued $1.8 billion redevelopment of the Middle East community led by East Baltimore Development Inc. Mr. Stokes has set the hearing for Nov. ...

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EBDI development plan draws fire from Middle East residents

Residents of Middle East reacted angrily again Wednesday night against efforts to present a new development plan for their community, saying they have been disenfranchised from the process and fear they will be priced out of their neighborhood. In a ...

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Top 5: ‘There is a lack of trust in this room’

The biggest news on The Daily Record website this week was actually about its competitor, The Baltimore Sun, and the announcement of possible buyouts at the newspaper. That story and more in this week’s business top 5. 1. Baltimore Sun ...

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Community challenges new EBDI plan

During a second contentious meeting in two weeks, a group of Middle East residents Thursday night challenged a new plan for the massive redevelopment of their community by East Baltimore Development Inc. For more than an hour, about 50 angry ...

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