Damon Hughes grew up in the Park Heights neighborhood of Northwest Baltimore. Now, as the manager for supplier diversity and inclusion within Johns Hopkins Medicine, he is helping bring employment and [...]
Cheo D. Hurley stands here now, looking at a block of vacant rowhouses. He'll be here next week to welcome the bow-tied fans, and he'll be here when they depart. This block is the next step in his plan to remake one of Baltimore's long-struggling communities.
Paul Brown sees beauty in Park Heights wherever he looks. He sees other things, too, the things most outsiders see — the approximately 2,000 boarded-up homes, the vacant lots filled with weeds and rubble.
Monthly bills start to arrive next weekThe next wave of water billing for Baltimore City customers begins now. The nearly four-decade-old billing system used by the Baltimore City Department of Public [...]
As the Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) prepares to transition to monthly water billing, the agency will be temporarily unable to perform some of its customer support functions, during [...]
Fire officials are investigating the collapse of a vacant three-story house in West Baltimore as officials continue to address the perennial problem of unstable structures in a city with some 40,000 unoccupied homes.
We are building a playground and need your help! On October 30 at 4921 Park Heights Avenue, we are asking for over 100 volunteers to help build a safe space for [...]