Recent News

Mayor Announces Additional Funding for Domestic Violence Prevention

City Receives two new grants to fund domestic violence assessments, operations, and prevention efforts

Baltimore Metropolitan Region ADA Training Conference

Accessibility for All: 2010 ADA Accessibility Guidelines Training provides key stakeholders with training on updates to ADA standards.

Solutions City Town Hall Addresses Youth Employment

Mayor Rawlings-Blake, Starbucks hold town hall to unite local leaders, stakeholders to unlock opportunities for youth

IMAGE: Mayor Rawlings-Blake and youth employment partners participate in a Solutions City panel at Starbucks

Minority Enterprise Development Week in Baltimore

Minority Enterprise Development Week will take place Monday, October 20 through Friday, October 24, to bring attention to minority- and women-owned businesses across Baltimore.

IMAGE: Mayor Rawlings-Blake kicks off Minority Enterprise Development Week in Baltimore

Baltimore City Becomes The First City In Nation To Pilot A Transformative Jobs Platform That Expands Access And Opportunities For Job Seekers

City of Baltimore is officially launching an exciting pilot with the technology company, Apploi, by installing Apploi’s award-winning job kiosks in the Central Library/State Library Resource Center and at two Mayor’s Office of Employment Development-operated centers: Eastside One-Stop Career Center (open to general public and the Career Academy (open only to school’s students). The kiosks both expand access to jobs – reaching those without internet or computer access - and transform how jobseekers interact with companies – by enabling jobseekers to showcase their personalities and skills and respond to questions (including video and audio) set by employers.

Mayor, Commissioner Form Police Body Camera Working Group

Working group will explore all aspects of potential implementation of a body camera program within the Baltimore Police Department.

IMAGE: Mayor Rawlings-Blake and Commissioner Batts announce a body camera working group

Mayor and Fire Chief Thank Under Armour for Firehouse Gym Renovations

Mayor Rawlings-Blake and Fire Chief Niles Ford thank Under Armour for sponsoring the renovation of three of the fire department's most used gyms.

IMAGE: Mayor Rawlings-Blake and Fire Chief Ford reveal newly renovated firehouse gym facilities

Leaf Collection Program Kick Off and Fall Cleanup Reminder

Mayor Rawlings-Blake announces the fall leaf collection program; urges residents to keep curbs, alleys, and storm drains clear to prevent flooding; reminds residents of Mayor’s Fall Cleanup, October 25.

Mayor Rawlings-Blake Makes Friendly ALCS Wager with Kansas City Mayor Sly James

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake offered a wager to Mayor Sly James of Kansas City, Missouri, as the cities' Major League Baseball teams prepare to face off.

DPW Annual Report Now Available

This informative report highlights the department’s major accomplishments in fiscal year 2014, including 

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