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Former Baltimore mayor opens consulting firm (access required)

Former Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has started a consulting firm. WBAL-AM reported Wednesday that Rawlings-Blake has started SRB & Associates. According to the firm’s website, Rawlings-Blake will consult with cities, businesses and political candidates. The website also says the former ...

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Rawlings-Blake: Exelon tower disproves ‘2 Baltimores’ charge (access required)

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake touted the completion of the new Exelon office tower at Harbor Point as proof investments in tony-neighborhoods along the waterfront can help the entire city. Rawlings-Blake, during her remarks at an opening ceremony Friday, said that ...

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Any Charm City Circulator cuts are next Baltimore mayor’s call (access required)

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said Friday there will be no changes to Charm City Circulator routes during her remaining time in office. Earlier this year, the mayor said there would be cuts to the bus service unless a parking tax ...

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Nilson says he objected to describing his firing as ‘retirement’ (access required)

Baltimore City Solicitor George A. Nilson has yet to receive an explanation from Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake for her decision to fire him mere months before the end of her term as mayor and in the midst of the city’s reaction ...

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Montgomery Co. returns $296K riot aid check to Baltimore (access required)

A Montgomery County official is returning a $296,000 check meant to pay for riot aid to Baltimore. The Baltimore Sun reports County Executive Isiah Leggett wrote to Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake this week, saying, “… we accepted the call for assistance with ...

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Rawlings-Blake sees opportunity with Urban League conference in Baltimore (access required)

Baltimore’s hosting of the National Urban League’s annual conference will allow for long-term community development, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said Wednesday. “There will be a lot of activity in the local economy,” Rawlings-Blake said during an opening press conference with Urban ...

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Rebuilding Baltimore by tearing it down (access required)

Mark Washington, executive director of the Coldstream-Homestead-Montebello Community Corp., isn’t naive. He knows his neighborhood, which shares an economic profile with some of Baltimore’s poorest communities, faces deep challenges as it struggles to thrive again. He also believes the community, ...

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Rawlings-Blake: State Center remains top redevelopment goal (access required)

The long-delayed redevelopment of State Center is the next major project Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake wants tackled as part of efforts to revitalize Baltimore’s core. While celebrating Caves Valley Partners’ purchase of the Metro West Complex — a vacant 1 million-square-foot ...

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