WATERFRFONT BLOG

Stay up to date on all Waterfront happenings right here! Categorized below you’ll find news, events, updates, and all the happenings at Baltimore’s Waterfront.

ACTIVATING THE WATERFRONT

The Great Baltimore Oyster Partnership is back!

Help us install Baltimore’s largest oyster garden! Join the Great Baltimore Oyster Partnership’s oyster restoration efforts on Saturday, September 26th, 10a -1p or Saturday, October 2nd, 9a – 12p. These baby oysters, also called “spat,” will grow in cages protected from predators until they are about 9 months old. Once they’re big enough, they’ll be released at an oyster sanctuary to filter …

September Events on the Waterfront

Soak up the rest of summer on the waterfront! Come down and stroll along the promenade, enjoy the water views, listen to live music, and support local businesses. See you soon! Want to be included in our email & monthly blog posts? Consider submitting your Waterfront event below: SEPTEMBER EVENTS 9/4 – Special Program: Naval Surgeon Aboard Ships Surgeon Brad …

Harbor East News & Events – September 2021

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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

Request for Proposals: Baltimore Blueway Master Plan

The Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore is accepting proposals for a one-time contract to perform certain professional (consulting) services involving a Water Trail Plan (the Baltimore Blueway) for the Baltimore Harbor. Proposal submission instructions, requirements, and evaluation criteria, is attached. Proposals must be received by Adam Lindquist, Director, Healthy Harbor Initiative no later than October 22, 2021 at 4:00pm. Questions about …

The Great Baltimore Oyster Partnership is back!

Help us install Baltimore’s largest oyster garden! Join the Great Baltimore Oyster Partnership’s oyster restoration efforts on Saturday, September 26th, 10a -1p or Saturday, October 2nd, 9a – 12p. These baby oysters, also called “spat,” will grow in cages protected from predators until they are about 9 months old. Once they’re big enough, they’ll be released at an oyster sanctuary to filter …

Trash Wheel Fan Appreciation Week

Trash Wheel Fan Fest is going online! Due to the increase in COVID-19  cases in Baltimore City and uncertainty of the pandemic, Fan Fest is moving from one day to a whole week of fan appreciation. Join us October 4th through the 8th for a variety of fan art and performances, trash wheel activities, and five whole days of trash …

CREATING VIBRANT PUBLIC SPACES

RFQ ISSUED FOR RASH FIELD PARK CAFÉ OPERATOR

Waterfront Partnership, Baltimore Development Corporation and Baltimore City Department of Recreation and Parks take next step in bringing new food operation to the Waterfront June 2, 2021 (BALTIMORE) – Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore, Baltimore Development Corporation and Baltimore City Department of Recreation and Parks today issued a request for qualifications (RFQ) from restaurateurs and food purveyors to operate the waterfront …

Waterfront Partnership Showcases Sculptures, Art, and Photo Spots in Second “Waterfront Walks” Self-Guided Tour

Spring weather invites visitors to “step” out and discover the waterfront’s best selfie spots, sculptures and art found throughout Baltimore’s waterfront neighborhoods Baltimore, MD (May 17, 2021) – The Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore announced today the second walk in its “Waterfront Walks” series of themed and self-guided walking tours of Baltimore’s waterfront neighborhoods – Sculptures, Art, and Photo Spots inviting …

Rash Report: Progress on the Overlook

(April 27, 2021) – The Overlook at Rash Field Park is taking shape! The Overlook will provide unobstructed views of Baltimore’s Inner Harbor and will be accessible directly from Key Highway with stairs and a winding ramp leading visitors into the park. The Overlook will feature a sloped grassy area and seating, perfect for intimate gatherings, weddings, outdoor classes, and …

NEWS & ALERTS

Request for Proposals: Baltimore Blueway Master Plan

The Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore is accepting proposals for a one-time contract to perform certain professional (consulting) services involving a Water Trail Plan (the Baltimore Blueway) for the Baltimore Harbor. Proposal submission instructions, requirements, and evaluation criteria, is attached. Proposals must be received by Adam Lindquist, Director, Healthy Harbor Initiative no later than October 22, 2021 at 4:00pm. Questions about …

September Events on the Waterfront

Soak up the rest of summer on the waterfront! Come down and stroll along the promenade, enjoy the water views, listen to live music, and support local businesses. See you soon! Want to be included in our email & monthly blog posts? Consider submitting your Waterfront event below: SEPTEMBER EVENTS 9/4 – Special Program: Naval Surgeon Aboard Ships Surgeon Brad …

Pompeian, Inc. Adopts Trash Wheels in a Partnership That’s Clean and Green

Mr. Trash Wheel and Professor Trash Wheel will have a new look to celebrate collaboration that will clean the Harbor and East Baltimore communities BALTIMORE – Healthy Harbor, an initiative of the Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore, announced today a first-of-its-kind partnership with Mr. Trash Wheel, Professor Trash Wheel and Baltimore-based Pompeian, Inc., America’s largest national brand of olive oil, best-selling wine vinegars and a …