WATERFRFONT BLOG

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ACTIVATING THE WATERFRONT

New Baltimore City Executive Order: Phase 1 Restrictions

On February 19th, 2021,  Mayor Brandon Scott signed an executive order affecting many different businesses in Baltimore City. This executive order will go into effect on February 22nd at 6:00 am. Of note: Gatherings: All gatherings must comply with any relevant occupancy based upon the space in which they are located. Food Service Establishments, Bars, and Breweries: One-hour max time limit is removed. Restaurants must continue to …

February Events on the Waterfront

Join us this month to learn about Black History, celebrate your Valentine, and enjoy all the sights, shops, and dining along the Waterfront. Want to be included in our email & monthly blog posts? Consider submitting your Waterfront event below: February Events

Harbor East News & Events – February 2021

Check out Harbor East’s February Newsletter for neighborhood updates, special sales, events, and more! Learn More

KEEPING OUR DISTRICT CLEAN, GREEN, & SAFE

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 …

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 …

PRESERVING OUR HEALTHY HARBOR

2020 Waterfront Holiday Gift Guide

Introducing our first ever Waterfront Holiday Guide. From shopping, dining, events and more – if it’s happening at Baltimore’s Waterfront during the holidays, you’ll find it here! Scroll down, find something new, and don’t forget to support local businesses this holiday season. 2020 Waterfront Holiday Gift Guide 1) The AIR FORT is the first kid’s fort to hit the market …

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 …

Announcing the Gwynns Falls Trash Wheel

Public asked to help name newest trash interceptor coming spring 2020 (Baltimore, MD – October 28, 2019)  – The Waterfront Partnership’s Healthy Harbor Initiative today announced a fourth trash wheel will join Mr. Trash Wheel, Professor Trash Wheel and Captain Trash Wheel by next spring. The to-be-named semi-autonomous googly-eyed trash interceptor will be located at the mouth of the Gwynns …

CREATING VIBRANT PUBLIC SPACES

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 …

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 …

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

NEWS & ALERTS

New Baltimore City Executive Order: Phase 1 Restrictions

On February 19th, 2021,  Mayor Brandon Scott signed an executive order affecting many different businesses in Baltimore City. This executive order will go into effect on February 22nd at 6:00 am. Of note: Gatherings: All gatherings must comply with any relevant occupancy based upon the space in which they are located. Food Service Establishments, Bars, and Breweries: One-hour max time limit is removed. Restaurants must continue to …

February Events on the Waterfront

Join us this month to learn about Black History, celebrate your Valentine, and enjoy all the sights, shops, and dining along the Waterfront. Want to be included in our email & monthly blog posts? Consider submitting your Waterfront event below: February Events

Harbor East News & Events – January 2021

Check out Harbor East’s January Newsletter for neighborhood updates, special sales, events, and more! Learn More