Recent News

Mayor Scott Issues Policy Guidance: All Agency Heads Must Receive Trauma-Informed Care Training Within 30 Days

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and Councilman Zeke Cohen hosted a press conference to formally issue policy guidance requiring all senior-level cabinet members to be trained in Trauma-Informed Care within 30 days.


Mayor Scott Releases Statement on Coup Attempt at U.S. Capitol

Mayor Brandon M. Scott released a regarding the ongoing coup attempt at the U.S. Capitol.


Mayor Scott Signs Executive Order to Postpone Plastic Bag Ban Implementation Due to COVID-19

Mayor Brandon M. Scott signed an Executive Order postponing implementation of Ordinance 20-337: Comprehensive Bag Reduction in response to the continuous impact of COVID-19 on residents and businesses, effective immediately. 


Mayor Scott, Health Commissioner Dzirasa Outline Vaccine Distribution Plan for Baltimore City

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and Health Commissioner Letitia Dzirasa outlined the COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan for residents in Baltimore City.


Mayor Scott Relaunches Open Data Baltimore, the City’s Public Data Portal

Under the leadership of Mayor Brandon M. Scott, Baltimore City Information Technology (BCIT) is relaunching the Open Data Baltimore Hub


Mayor Scott to Hold 2020 Vigil of Remembrance: Honoring Those Lost to Violence in Baltimore

On New Year's Eve, Mayor Brandon M. Scott will be joined by City officials, faith leaders, and community organizers for a virtual vigil to read the names and honor the lives of those lost to violence in Baltimore in 2020. 

Mayor Scott’s Statement on Temporary Restraining Order Ruling

Mayor Brandon M. Scott released a statement regarding the Baltimore Circuit Court's decision to deny a request for a temporary restraining order regarding restrictions to in-person dining due to a spike in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations.

Mayor Scott Signs Memorandum of Understanding with World Central Kitchen

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and World Central Kitchen (WCK) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to help secure funds from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to assist in the response to food insecurity faced by families in Baltimore during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mayor Brandon M. Scott Releases Statement on Explosion at BGE Building

Mayor Brandon M. Scott released a statement regarding the explosion at the BGE Building.

Mayor Scott Establishes the Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Safety and Engagement

Mayor Brandon M. Scott is announcing the creation of the Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Safety and Engagement (MONSE) and the appointment of Shantay Jackson to serve as its first director.