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Mayor Pugh Announces New Director for the Department of Planning

Mayor Catherine E. Pugh announces Chris Ryer as Director for the Department of Planning, effective February 11, 2019.

Mayor Pugh Calls on Mortgage Lenders, Creditors, and Utilities to Give Federal Employees Relief During the Shutdown

Baltimore Mayor Catherine E. Pugh is calling on all City and State mortgage lenders, creditors and major utility providers - including Baltimore City Department of Public Works - to provide every accommodation, including the waiver of late fees, for all furloughed federal employees.

DPW Releases Rate Study Report

In recognition of the public interest and oversight, Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) Director Rudolph S. Chow, P.E., provided Mayor Catherine E. Pugh and Council President Bernard C. “Jack” Young with a copy of the latest water rate study report.

Mayor Pugh Congratulates MCB Real Estate on Securing Prudential Financial's First Opportunity Zone Investment for their Yard 56 Project in East Baltimore

Mayor Catherine E. Pugh congratulated MCB Real Estate in securing Baltimore City’s first Opportunity Zone (OZ) investment from Prudential Financial for their catalytic Yard 56 project in East Baltimore. 

Charm City Circulator Launches Updated GPS App

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation today announced the launch of the Charm City Circulator’s updated smartphone app and bus tracking feature. 

Mayor Pugh Selects New Orleans Police Superintendent Michael S. Harrison to Lead Baltimore Police Department

Mayor Catherine Pugh has selected New Orleans Police Superintendent Michael S. Harrison as her choice for Commissioner-designate of the Baltimore Police Department.

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