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Mayor Catherine Pugh Signs Complete Streets Bill
The Baltimore City Department of Transportation (DOT) celebrates the enactment of Baltimore’s Complete Streets Legislation, signed into law by Mayor Catherine Pugh on Friday, November 30, 2018.
The 2019 Public Works Calendar is in the Mail
Baltimore City Department of Public Works Director Rudolph S. Chow, P.E., announced today that the 2019 Department of Public Works (DPW) Calendar is in the mail to Baltimore City residents.
City Leaders Celebrate 2018 YH20 Water Mentoring Program Graduates
Mayor Catherine E. Pugh and City Council President Bernard C. “Jack” Young joined Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) and its partners, the Chesapeake Water Environment Association (CWEA) and Mayor’s Office of Employment Development (MOED), to celebrate the 4th class of YH2O water mentoring program graduates.
City of Baltimore Sues Trump Administration for Executing Unlawful, Anti-Immigrant 'Public Charge' Policy Behind Closed Doors
The City of Baltimore filed suit against the Trump Administration for unlawfully and secretly changing the State Department’s definition of “public charge,” a provision in immigration law that limits who may come to the United States.
Mayor Pugh Announces Choice for Next Commissioner of the Baltimore Police Department
Mayor Catherine E. Pugh announced her selection of Joel Fitzgerald, Sr. to become the next Commissioner of the Baltimore Police Department. Commissioner-Designate Fitzgerald is currently the Police Chief of the Fort Worth Police Department, one of the largest in the Nation and in the 12th largest U.S. city.
Mayor Pugh Makes Baltimore Largest City in the Nation to Recognize LGBTQ Suppliers
Mayor Catherine E. Pugh has signed an Executive Order recognizing LGBTQ-owned business enterprises (LGBTBEs), in addition to minority- and women-owned business enterprises (MWBEs).
Mayor Catherine Pugh Announces that Baltimore City is Prepared for Winter Weather
Mayor Catherine E. Pugh was joined by Baltimore City Department of Transportation Director Michelle Pourciau along with officials from the Baltimore City Departments of Public Works, Recreation and Parks, Fire, Health, Baltimore Housing and the Office of Emergency Management to announce that the City of Baltimore is fully prepared for the upcoming 2018-2019 snow season.