BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Saturday would have been Congressman Elijah Cummings’ 69th birthday.
In his honor, Mayor Jack Young proclaimed January 18, Elijah E. Cummings Day in Baltimore.READ MORE: Howard County Schools Will Require Masks For Students, Staff And Visitors
Mayor Young said it’s a day for people to stand up for the voiceless members of their community as the late congressman did.READ MORE: Aunt Charged In Death Of 2 Children Whose Bodies Were Found During Essex Traffic Staff
Friday, Mayor Young unveiled a plaque at Courthouse East in his honor.MORE NEWS: St. Agnes Hospital Will Require Employees To Be Vaccinated
The courthouse will be renamed Elijah E. Cummings Courthouse.