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Recreation Centers

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It’s Playtime! Mayor’s Plan Calls For New City Rec Centers

Kids in Baltimore have a new safe place to play. The city begins overhauling its aging recreation centers.

02/16/2013

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Baltimore City To Close 4 Rec Centers This Summer

Several city community centers are set to close for good this summer. It’s a plan that will make room for more state-of-the-art rec centers. But residents fear the closures will leave kids out in the streets.

05/02/2012

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Baltimore Cancels Rec Center Vote

A setback in the reorganization of recreation centers in Baltimore. Under a controversial plan, some centers would be turned over to private operators but Wednesday, city officials canceled the vote.

12/14/2011

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Baltimore County Pulling Officers Out Of PAL Centers

Some parents in Baltimore County say they are concerned with the decision to pull police from recreation centers because there is a need on the street for more full-time officers.

05/09/2011