Recent News

Mayor Scott, Health Commissioner Dzirasa Announce New Winter Testing Strategy

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and Health Commissioner Dr. Letitia Dzirasa announced that the Baltimore City Health Department (BCHD) is shifting to winter sites for COVID-19 testing.

Mayor Brandon M. Scott Releases Statement on Violent Day in Baltimore

Mayor Brandon M. Scott released a statement regarding violence over the past day in Baltimore City.

Mayor Brandon M. Scott Names Government Relations Director

Mayor Brandon M. Scott is announcing another top position in his administration this morning: the selection of Natasha Mehu to serve as Director of the Mayor’s Office of Government Relations.

Mayor Scott Announces New COVID-19 Restrictions

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and Health Commissioner Letitia Dzirasa announced new COVID-19 restrictions for Baltimore City that will go into effect at 5 p.m. on Friday, December 11, 2020. 

Mayor Brandon M. Scott Becomes 52nd Mayor of Baltimore

At a small ceremony in the Rotunda of City Hall on Tuesday afternoon, Brandon M. Scott took the oath of office and was officially sworn in as the 52nd Mayor of Baltimore. 

Mayor-Elect Brandon M. Scott Names City Administrator, Chief of Staff

On the eve of his inauguration, Baltimore Mayor-Elect Brandon M. Scott is announcing two people who will serve in top posts in the Mayor’s Office: Christopher J. Shorter, who will be nominated for the role of City Administrator, and Michael Huber, who will be Chief of Staff. 

Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young, Health Commissioner, Police Commissioner Urge Residents to Follow Social Distancing, Avoid Large Gatherings

Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young, Health Commissioner Dr. Letitia Dzirasa, and Police Commissioner Michael S. Harrison urged residents to continue following COVID-19 best practices, including practicing social distancing and avoiding large gatherings.

Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young Announces Reopening of Retail Businesses

Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young announced that nonessential retail businesses can reopen beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday, June 12, with limits on capacity.

Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young Announces Content Partnership with Wide Angle Youth Media for COVID-19 Public Service Campaign

Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young announced the launch of the “Back Up. Give Me 6” social distancing campaign,  developed for youth, by youth at Wide Angle Youth Media.

Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young, Department of Transportation Announce Free Mooring at Inner Harbor City Piers

Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young and the Baltimore City Department of Transportation (BCDOT) announced that beginning on Monday, June 15, 2020 free mooring will be offered at select Inner Harbor City Piers.