Recent News

City Contracts Local Firm to Overhaul Website

This month, the City of Baltimore took a major step to improve customer service for residents and businesses.


DHCD Receives Maryland Association of Counties Innovation Award for Artificial Intelligence Tool That Detects Collapsed Roofs

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and the Department of Housing & Community Development (DHCD) announced that the Maryland Association of Counties (MACO) has recognized DHCD for developing a cutting-edge artificial intelligence (AI) tool that detects collapsed rooftops in Baltimore.


Mayor Brandon M. Scott to Appoint Faith Leach to Serve as Chief Administrative Officer

Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced the appointment of Faith Leach to serve as Chief Administrative Officer for the City of Baltimore.


Mayor Scott's Statement on Latest BOPA Decision

Mayor Brandon M. Scott released the following statement in response to the Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts' Board of Directors decision to not immediately remove Donna Drew Sawyer as CEO of the organization.


Department of Public Works Director Resigns

Mayor Brandon M. Scott accepted the resignation of Department of Public Works (DPW) Director Jason W. Mitchell, Ed.D., who is stepping down from his role to tend to family matters.


Mayor Scott Unveils Priorities for 2023 Legislative Session

Mayor Brandon M. Scott unveiled his administration's legislative and budgetary agenda for the 445th session of the Maryland General Assembly.


Mayor Brandon M. Scott Announces Hiring of Director of Digital Services

Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced the hiring of Shelby Switzer as the director of the City of Baltimore's Digital Services Team.


Thank You and Happy New Year

Mayor Brandon M. Scott released the following statement to usher in the new year for Baltimore City.


Baltimore City to Activate Warming Centers

Mayor Brandon M. Scott has announced that the City will activate warming centers across Baltimore in response to extreme weather conditions. 


Baltimore City Under Code Blue Extreme Cold Alert

Baltimore City is currently under its first Code Blue Extreme Cold Alert of the season.