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Activists to get a meeting with BDC President Brodie

Saying they want the Baltimore Development Corp. to account for its “conduct and shortcomings” a group of local activists have sent an open letter to BDC President M.J. “Jay” Brodie requesting a meeting to air several complaints. Brodie said he ...

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Rawlings-Blake concerned about crime at Occupy Baltimore site

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says she is concerned about reports of illegal activity at the Occupy Baltimore encampment in a downtown park. The mayor said Tuesday that she is also worried that some of the protesters who have been staying at ...

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Week in review: 10/28/11

Limit threatens ongoing protest Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said Wednesday that the city intends to enforce Occupy Baltimore’s permit application, which set a limit beginning that day of two persons staying overnight at McKeldin Square, the site of the protest since ...

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Occupy Baltimore: Right or wrong, it’s no place for an infant

Occupy Baltimore’s deadline of evacuating McKeldin Square is looming, and with it, looms the future of the city’s offshoot of the movement. The city has asked the group to reduce its presence at the square to two people overnight. In ...

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Occupy Baltimore protesters face eviction from McKeldin Square

As Occupy Baltimore reaches its three-week anniversary with protesters inhabiting McKeldin Square by the Inner Harbor, the city's Department of Recreation and Parks said they must scale back their presence. Many participants said Tuesday that they are prepared to go to jail if the city tries to remove them from the space.

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Occupy Baltimore applies for permit, waits

Occupy Baltimore applied for a permit for a square near the Inner Harbor last week, but the application is still under review. Department of Recreation and Parks spokeswoman Gwendolyn Burrell Chambers said Wednesday that the group applied for a permit ...

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