Local Students Share Stories Of Loss As Baltimore Moves Toward Becoming 'Trauma-Responsive' CityThe bill is expected to be voted on for the third and final time at the end of January.
Brandon Scott Introduces Ethics Reform Legislation He Says Will Close Loophole In Current LawBaltimore City Council president and mayoral candidate Brandon Scott introduced new legislation on Monday that he said will close a loophole that allows elected officials to accept gifts from lobbyists.
Residents Concerned About Repeated Sewage Backups In BaltimoreWhen it rains in Baltimore, many fear raw sewage seeping into their homes.
City Council Passes Ordinance To Rename Courthouse After Rep. Elijah CummingsBaltimore's city council Monday approved an ordinance renaming the Courthouse East Building after the late Rep. Elijah Cummings.
Delegate Nick Mosby Announces Baltimore City Council President RunMosby had teased a council president run in October.
Councilman Zeke Cohen Pushes For Baltimore To Become 'Trauma Responsive City'At the corner of Gusryan and Boston Street, City Councilman Zeke Cohen joined Police Commissioner Michael Harrison in the fight to turn Baltimore into a trauma-responsive city.
Baltimore City Council Members Call For Comprehensive Crime PlanA group of Baltimore city council members is set to discuss a proposal to require the mayor’s office to outline a crime-reduction strategy that involves multiple agencies, not just the police department.
Baltimore City Council Passes Plastic Bag Ban, Approves Water Accountability And Equity ActMayor Jack Young introduced the bill last December when he was city council president and is expected to sign it into law.
Council President Brandon Scott Calls On Mayor $34M Budget Surplus To Pay For Heating, AC In Baltimore City Schools60 percent of school buildings in the city lack air conditioning, according to Baltimore City Schools data, and over the last month alone 49 schools had to be closed for the day due to high temperatures.
Mayor Jack Young Weighs In On Amendment To Plastic Bag BillChanges to the proposed plastic bag ban in Baltimore City may not make it past the mayor's desk.
City Council Committee Amends Proposed Plastic Bag Ban To Only Ban 'Thin Plastic'Plastic bags in Baltimore may get a little bit thicker if a new amendment to the plastic bag ban bill is approved by City Council.
Delegate Nick Mosby, Husband Of Baltimore City State's Attorney, 'Strongly Considering' Council President RunDelegate Nick Mosby, the husband of Baltimore City State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby, is "strongly considering" running for city council president, he said Friday.
Baltimore Councilwoman Shannon Sneed To Run For Council PresidentBaltimore City Councilwoman Shannon Sneed will run for city council president.
Brandon Scott Plans To Introduce Ordinance Requiring City To Create Biennial Crime Reduction PlanBaltimore City Council President and mayoral candidate Brandon Scott plans to introduce legislation that would require the mayor's office to create and publish a crime plan every other year.
Baltimore City Councilwoman Introduces Ordinance Banning Marijuana Testing For Some City Job ApplicantsThe bill would ban pre-employment screening tests for tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, for those applying for some city jobs.