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Activists split on continuing Port Covington negotiations (access required)

A united front among activists pushing for concessions from a developer seeking public financing for a proposed $5.5 billion transformation of Port Covington has started to splinter. People Organized for Responsible Transformation, Tax Subsidies and TIFs, or PORT3, and BuildUp, ...

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Activists, Sagamore close in on Port Covington agreement

A major announcement regarding a community benefits agreement between Sagamore Development Co., the city and activists regarding the $5.5 billion Port Covington project is expected shortly. Representatives from activists, such as BUILD, and Sagamore Development Co. have been negotiating an agreement ...

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Port Covington TIF session delayed as negotiations continue (access required)

Sagamore Development Co., which is seeking $660 million in public financing to redevelop Port Covington, and activists opposed to the deal will have more time to negotiate an agreement. The final work session for a Baltimore City Council committee reviewing the ...

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Baltimore lifts restrictions on proposed Under Armour campus site (access required)

Baltimore’s Planning Commission approved amendments to the restrictions governing what can be developed on a portion of Port Covington to make way for Under Armour’s proposed campus. The commission approved changes to the property’s Planned Unit Development on Thursday covering ...

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Port Covington public hearings nearing a climax (access required)

The Baltimore City Council committee reviewing legislation to grant Sagamore Development Co. public financing to overhaul Port Covington will hold its final work session Monday. Councilman Carl Stokes, chairman of the Taxation, Finance and Economic Development, said Tuesday evening the ...

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Port Covington TIF session to talk profit sharing, affordable housing (access required)

A Baltimore City Council committee reviewing legislation to provide public financing for the Port Covington redevelopment will discuss profit sharing and affordable housing for the project when it reconvenes Tuesday. The Taxation, Finance and Economic Development Committee is scheduled to ...

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Port Covington TIF work session where ‘rubber meets the road’ (access required)

More than 200 people, many of them wearing yellow T-shirts to show their support of the project, attended Tuesday night’s Baltimore City Council work session to assess Sagamore Development Co.’s request for $535 million in public financing to provide infrastructure ...

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Port Covington TIF hearing to resume

A City Council committee will reconvene its hearing on a legislative package that would create $535 million in public financing for the proposed redevelopment of Port Covington. The hearing is scheduled for 5 p.m., Wednesday at the War Memorial building, ...

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