Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Tag Archives: Kirby Fowler

Fowler to leave Downtown Partnership for Maryland Zoo (access required)

The Downtown Partnership of Baltimore’s longtime president Kirby Fowler will leave that organization to take up a new role leading the Maryland Zoo, the zoo’s board announced Friday. Fowler has led the organization promoting business and tourism in downtown Baltimore since 2004, ...

Read More »

Fowler: Economic report shows downtown Baltimore’s contributions (access required)

A Downtown Partnership of Baltimore report found that the core of the city more than carries its fair share of the tax burden, the group’s president said. The Economic Impact of Downtown Baltimore report, Kirby Fowler, the organization’s president, rebuts the ...

Read More »

Fowler: Don’t double-tax downtown Baltimore for extended Circulator (access required)

Kirby Fowler

A key supporter of the Charm City Circulator said Thursday that a sustainable funding source must be found if the free bus system is to continue operating outside the core of downtown. Kirby Fowler, president of the Downtown Partnership of ...

Read More »

New plan to raze Mechanic (access required)

A local group is seeking to demolish the 45-year-old Morris A. Mechanic Theatre and replace it with two 30-story towers that would add 600 market-rate apartments to center city, a 150,000-square-foot retail complex and an underground parking garage. The $150 ...

Read More »

Howard Street’s fallen arches evoke few cries of nostalgia (access required)

The distinctive archways that lined Howard Street and overlooked the light rail tracks in downtown Baltimore are gone, but few tears are being shed for the quirky 1980s-era street decorations. “They were just a very dated feature,” said Kirby Fowler, ...

Read More »

Announcement over new Grand Prix manager looming (access required)

The mayor’s office plans to announce Wednesday who it has chosen to take over the troubled Baltimore Grand Prix, but two of the three groups who have reportedly expressed interest in managing the event said they have not recently had ...

Read More »

Laslo Boyd: The Exelon deal’s implications for downtown (access required)

Kirby Fowler definitely has a point. The president of the Downtown Partnership of Baltimore has argued that the Inner Harbor would have received a real boost if the new office building that Exelon is promising to build in Baltimore were ...

Read More »