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State of Downtown Report

State of Downtown Report

The State of Downtown Report is a look back- an analysis of how the economic heart of Baltimore performed in 2020. Review the numbers on employment, office occupancy, resident population, hotels and tourism.

You can also watch it now to hear important updates from Shelonda Stokes and Mayor Brandon M. Scott, and thought leadership from renowned urbanist, Richard Florida. Thank you to out presenting sponsor, Gallagher, Evelius & Jones.

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Downtown Download

Downtown Download

Councilman Eric Costello and Shelonda Stokes sat down with special guests Donna Drew Sawyer from Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts, Ron Legler from the France-Merrick Performing Arts Center, and Sal Di Giorgio from Cordish Companies to discuss the latest on arts and event openings and how you can support venues as they prepare for the return of live audiences.

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Pratt Street Market

Pratt Street Market

Lunch at home is sad. Get up and out to the Pratt Street Market with vendors featuring prepared lunch options as well as fresh produce, baked goods, more. The Market runs Thursdays, 11am-2pm, May- October.

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Outdoor Fitness in Center Plaza

Outdoor Fitness in Center Plaza

Downtown is our gym!

Free lunchtime yoga in Center Plaza is back, taking place every Wednesday, May - September. Bring a mat, water, and mask. This class is free, but registration is required.

The infamous Queen D is now hosting Saturday classes in Center Plaza at 10am. Classes are $5 each, registration is required in advance. Bring a towel, water & mask.

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Spring Maintenance

Spring Maintenance

Our Operations Teams have been busy keeping Downtown clean and green this Spring. From weed-whacking to graffiti removal, our teams get the job done.

2017 development report

Downtown Baltimore Development

Check out our comprehensive catalog of projects within a one-mile...

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work: facade improvement filicori

Filicori Zecchini Signage

Facade improvement grants help businesses install exterior signage, as well...

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Resident Network

Downtown Resident Network

Join Downtown Baltimore's Resident Network to learn about resident events,...

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Baltimore Magazine Newcomer's Guide

Baltimore Magazine: Newcomer's Guide

Welcome to the greatest city in America. Earlier this year,...

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NEW RESTAURANT RELIEF

Congress passed a new $900 Billion Relief Bill, with provisions for restaurants:
• PPP second draw – 100% forgivable loan
• Restaurants can access 3.5x payroll
• Greater flexibility of PPP loans, including inventory
• Expanded Employee Retention Tax Credits
• Extension of Work Opportunity Tax Credit
• Business meal deduction expanded to 100% for 2 years

DOWNTOWN BALTIMORE GUIDES

DPOB offers safety escorts within the DMA neighborhoods of Charles Center, Bromo Arts District, the Inner Harbor north of Pratt Street, and the southern part of Mount Vernon. If you need assistance getting to your car, bus stop, office or residence, call us at 410-244-1030 and a DBG or Wolf Private Security can assist you. This service is offered Monday – Friday, 7:30am-7pm and Saturday-Sunday, 7:30am-3pm.

CharmingNeighborhoods

Baltimore is a city of neighborhoods. From the laid back vibe in Locust Point, to the bustle of Harbor East, to the old-world charm of Mount Vernon and everywhere in between, there is someplace for everyone in Baltimore.

City Hall
Charles Center
Preston Garden
Cathedral Hill
Bromo Arts District
University of Maryland, Baltimore
Inner Harbor
Federal Hill / SoBo
Locust Point
Pigtown / Washington Village
Ridgely's Delight / Stadiums
Historic Jonestown
Little Italy
Hopkins Medical Campus
Canton
Fell's Point / Upper Fell's
Harbor East
Old Town
Bromo Arts District
Seton Hill
Mount Vernon
Historic Jonestown
Little Italy
Hopkins Medical Campus
Canton
Fell's Point / Upper Fell's
Harbor East
Old Town
Federal Hill / SoBo
Locust Point
Pigtown / Washington Village
Ridgely's Delight / Stadiums
City Hall
Charles Center
Preston Garden
Cathedral Hill
Bromo Arts District
University of Maryland, Baltimore
Inner Harbor
Bromo Arts District
Seton Hill
Mount Vernon