Waterfront Partnership to Recognize BGE $1M Commitment to Rash Field Park with Naming of Pavilion and Children’s Nature Park Playground

BALTIMORE (December 4, 2020) – Today Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore announced Baltimore Gas & Electric Company’s (BGE) $1M commitment to the construction of Rash Field Park. This announcement comes as Baltimore City Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young signed legislation into law allowing the Waterfront Partnership to name features of the new park, the “BGE Pavilion” and “BGE Nature Park.” “As …

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Weekend Road Closures for December 4-6, 2020

Traffic Advisory Lane Closures Along the Jones Falls Expressway The Baltimore City Department of Transportation (BCDOT) would like to advise motorists that temporary lane closures will be implemented along the northbound Jones Falls Expressway this Saturday.  On Saturday, December 5, 2020, right lane closures will be implemented along the northbound Jones Falls Expressway between the Madison Street entrance ramp and the …

Ready, Set, Play! at Rash Field Park

As Rash Field Park is under construction, we came up with a creative way to bring some color, joy, and excitement to the construction site. We’ve partnered with local community groups to help paint cheerful banners that will line the construction fence on the south end of the Inner Harbor. Thank you to Francis Scott Key Elementary/Middle School along with …

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New Traffic Pattern to be Installed Along Portion of Thames Street in Fell’s Point

Traffic Advisory Thames Street to be made one way westbound between Caroline and Ann Streets; Lancaster and Thames Streets to close nightly The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists that a new traffic pattern will soon be installed along a portion of Thames Street. Starting on or about Saturday, November 7, 2020, Thames Street will become one-way westbound between Caroline and Ann …

Pedestrian Bridge Between Piers 4 and 5 to Temporarily Close November 3-4th

Traffic Advisory The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise residents and visitors to the Inner Harbor that the Pedestrian Bridge located between Piers 4 and 5 south of Pratt Street will be temporarily closed for the return of the USS Taney.  Starting at 6:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 3, 2020, the pedestrian bridge between Piers 4 and 5 which is …

Thanksgiving at the Waterfront

Thanksgiving is usually a time when families and friends gather around to enjoy a delicious meal and thoughtful conversation. Although COVID-19 may be preventing us from visiting family or entertaining friends, that doesn’t mean the holiday can’t be celebrated. We’ve gathered a list of some of the Waterfront’s best restaurants serving for Thanksgiving, whether they’re offering to-go specials or are …

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Weekend Road Closures for October 30-November 1, 2020

Traffic Advisory Lane Closures Along the Southbound Jones Falls Expressway The Baltimore City Department of Transportation (BCDOT) today announced that temporary lane closures will be implemented along the southbound Jones Falls Expressway this Saturday for storm drain cleaning work. On Saturday, October 31, 2020 temporary lane closures will be implemented along the southbound Jones Falls Expressway between the county line …

Waterfront Partnership Welcomes Two New Hires

October 27, 2020 – The Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore is pleased to announce two new hires – Kelly Louise Barton as marketing manager and Chelsea Anspach as communications manager. Both roles help Waterfront Partnership fulfill its mission of creating and managing a world-class destination while inspiring a cleaner, greener future for our neighborhoods, streams, and harbor. “We’re thrilled to have …

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Weekend Road Closures for October 23-25, 2020

Traffic Advisory Lane Closures Along the Northbound Jones Falls Expressway The Baltimore City Department of Transportation (BCDOT) today announced that temporary lane closures will be implemented along the northbound Jones Falls Expressway this Saturday for inlet cleaning work. On Saturday, October 24, 2020 temporary lane closures will be implemented along the northbound Jones Falls Expressway between Fayette Street and the …

Inner Harbor Ice Rink Will Not Return for 2020-2021 Season

(October 20, 2020) – The Inner Harbor Ice Rink operated by Waterfront Partnership will not return to the top of the Inner Harbor amphitheater for the 2020-2021 winter season due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and public health safety concerns.   “We hope to bring the ice rink back for a seventh season next winter, but only if we can …

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Weekend Road Closures for October 16-18, 2020

Traffic Advisory Portions of Charles Street to Close on Saturday, October 17, 2020 Charm City Circulator’s Purple Route will be detoured during this time  The Baltimore City Department of Transportation (BCDOT) today announced that portions of Charles Street will be closed this Saturday for the Charles Street Promenade pedestrian takeover of the thoroughfare. On Saturday, October 17, 2020 portions of Charles Street …

Mahan Rykiel Associates win award for Rash Field Park design

Mahan Rykiel, Baltimore based landscape architecture, urban design, and planning firm, was selected by the Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore to re-imagine Rash Field into a location for community members and tourists interested in play, health & wellness, urban nature, education and arts & culture at Baltimore’s Waterfront. Read More at citybizlist

Rash Field redevelopment, now underway, gets $1 million private boost

(October 12, 2020) – A $1 million gift from Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. toward the overhaul of Rash Field has sparked a push to name the modern pavilion now in the works there after the energy company. An ordinance introduced Oct. 5 in the City Council would establish the BGE Pavilion and BGE Nature Park at the Inner Harbor landmark …

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Weekend Road Closures for October 9-11, 2020

Traffic Advisory Lane Closures Along the Jones Falls Expressway The Baltimore City Department of Transportation (BCDOT) would like to advise motorists that temporary lane closures will be implemented along the Jones Falls Expressway this Saturday for inlet cleaning. On Saturday, October 10, 2020 temporary right lane closures will be implemented along the Jones Falls Expressway between Fayette Street and the …

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Weekend Road Closures for October 2-4, 2020

Traffic Advisory Weekend-Long Detour of Southbound I-895 at Moravia Road The Baltimore City Department of Transportation (BCDOT) would like to advise motorists that the MDOT MDTA will be temporarily closing southbound I-895 at Moravia Road in Baltimore City this weekend so that crews can perform work on overhead electronic lane control signals.  On Friday, October 2, 2020 southbound I-895 at Moravia …