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