Recent News

City of Baltimore Joins National Be SMART For Kids Campaign

Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced that the City of Baltimore is joining the growing list of cities around the country partnering with Everytown For Gun Safety Support Fund and Moms Demand Action to promote secure gun storage as part of the Be SMART for Kids campaign.


Mayor Scott Releases Statement on U.S. Court of Appeals Ruling

Mayor Brandon M. Scott released the following statement in response to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit's ruling to undo portions of Maryland's Firearm Safety Act of 2013.


Mayor Scott Announces City-Provided Transportation Schedule for 2023 Annual Bea Gaddy Thanksgiving Dinner

Mayor Brandon M. Scott in partnership with the Bea Gaddy Family Centers, Baltimore City Recreation and Parks (BCRP), Baltimore City Department of Transportation (DOT), and the Mayor's Office of Children and Family Success (MOCFS) released the schedule for city-provided transportation both to and from the 2023 Annual Bea Gaddy Thanksgiving Dinner.


Mayor Scott Statement on Status of Hyundai-Kia Lawsuit

Mayor Brandon M. Scott released the following statement on the status of the City of Baltimore's ongoing lawsuit against Hyundai Motor Company and Kia America.


Mayor Scott Announces Two New Programs to Support Housing Opportunities for People Exiting Homelessness

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and the Mayor's Office of Homeless Services (MOHS) launched two new programs - the House Baltimore Property Owner Engagement Initiative and the Flex Fund for Diversion and Rapid Resolution.


Mayor Scott, BCRP, DHCD Announce Plans for Brand-New Parkview Recreation Center

Mayor Brandon M. Scott, Baltimore City Recreation & Parks (BCRP), the Department of Housing & Community Development (DHCD), and officials from the Federal, State, and local levels announced plans for a brand-new Parkview Recreation Center.


Mayor Scott Announces 'Downtown RISE'

Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced a new, groundbreaking, comprehensive action plan that aims to serve as an overarching blueprint for the future of downtown Baltimore.


Mayor Scott Launches “Mayor’s Business Roundtable”

Mayor Brandon M. Scott convened business and institutional leaders from across Baltimore for an inaugural meeting of a new Mayor's Business Roundtable group.


Mayor Scott Outlines Updates to Baltimore City's Auto Theft Strategy

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and Baltimore Police Department Commissioner Richard Worley joined Baltimore Department of Transportation officials to highlight several updates to Baltimore’s strategy to address increases in auto theft incidents across the city.



Mayor Scott Highlights Strategic Infrastructure Initiative

Mayor Brandon Scott announced a new storymap website focusing on strategic infrastructure investments as part of his commitment to the Building a Better Baltimore initiative.