Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake will propose a $2.4 billion budget Wednesday that includes a new tax on cab rides but increases a property tax credit and includes a 2 percent pay raise for city workers.
The Mayor’s Office of Employment Development says automatic federal spending cuts caused by the sequestration imposed by Congress will have a negative impact on workforce development services.
Last year the mayor issued an executive order requiring businesses signing deals with the city worth over $50,000 to contact the city about hiring city workers. Now, as an offshoot to that initiative, the city is expanding the service to any business in town.
Tough tradeoffs. That’s what Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says it will take to pull Baltimore City out of a dire financial situation.
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake hits highs and lows in her State of the City address.
Baltimore will lose hundreds of millions of dollars if changes aren’t made to how the city raises and spends money. New analysis paints a dire picture of the city’s bottom line.
A lawsuit by Baltimore’s comptroller over Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake’s plan to install a phone system has been dismissed.
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and San Francisco Mayor Edwin M. Lee agreed to a friendly wager on the outcome of this weekend’s Super Bowl.
School buildings in dire need of repair. For years, WJZ has told you about the problems with Baltimore City schools.
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has been named secretary of the Democratic National Committee.
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake agreed to a friendly wager with Boston Mayor Thomas Menino over the outcome of Sunday’s AFC Championship rematch between the Baltimore Ravens and the New England Patriots.
Mounting speculation over the 2014 governor’s race raises the question: Will voters see Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake on the ballot?