A plan to reduce Baltimore’s homeowner property tax rate by 20 cents per $100 of assessed value by 2020 was unveiled by Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake Wednesday. The plan would use revenue from a yet-to-be-constructed slots parlor in the city to ...Read More »
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is marking the 10-year anniversary of the train derailment and fire in the Howard Street tunnel. Rawlings-Blake will speak with Baltimore first responders and CSX representatives Monday about the anniversary. Rail cars burned for five days underground ...Read More »
Developers in Baltimore were granted more than $14 million in property tax breaks last year through 35 incentive deals with the Baltimore Development Corp., the city’s quasi-public development arm. An annual report issued Wednesday to the city’s Board of Estimates ...Read More »
The state will expand zones in Baltimore City, Baltimore County and on the Eastern Shore where businesses are eligible for tax credits for making property improvements and hiring new workers. Maryland will add 112 acres to the Enterprise Zone in ...
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State Sen. Catherine Pugh filed as a candidate in the Baltimore Democratic mayoral primary, but Councilman Carl Stokes was a no-show. Stokes had said he would be at the Board of Elections around 11 a.m. Tuesday to file in the ...Read More »
Baltimore police are asking for the public’s help in finding a man who fatally stabbed an Alabama man in the neck with a broken bottle during a fight following the city’s July 4th fireworks display. Police released a cell phone ...Read More »
State Sen. Catherine Pugh and Councilman Carl Stokes are filing as candidates in the Baltimore Democratic mayoral primary. Pugh is inviting supporters to walk with her from campaign headquarters to the Board of Elections around 9:45 a.m. Tuesday. Stokes says ...Read More »
The Strata Group this week formed a foreclosure unit that will specialize in “all aspects of transforming bank-owned properties into assets for homebuyers and investors in Central Maryland.” The group will offer comprehensive services to entities that control foreclosed properties, ...
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Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has announced a citywide email and text alert subscription service for city residents. The service, which began on Thursday, is designed to provide important alerts for issues related to public safety and crime. The system also allows ...Read More »
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake got help from top Maryland Democrats on Monday as she launched her bid to stay in office. Gov. Martin O’Malley, Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown, Sens. Barbara Mikulski and Ben Cardin and Rep. Elijah Cummings joined the mayor ...Read More »