Upcoming #District8 Events!

Greetings!

Spring is almost here and we have a lot planned for 2019!

Here’s a few upcoming events scheduled in and around District 8:

Join me in helping to make our communities cleaner and greener in 2019 by participating in the District 8 Clean Block Challenge! For every block willing to organize a community clean-up on your street, alley, or green space — I will personally drop off all of the supplies you need to make it a success!

Here’s the link to register your block today! http://bit.ly/KeepDistrict8Clean . 

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#District8 Community Clean Up Challenge 2019

Join me in helping to make our communities cleaner and greener in 2019 by participating in the District 8 Clean Block Challenge! For every block willing to organize a clean-up on your street, alley, or park space — I will personally drop off all of the supplies you need to make it a success!

Here’s the link to register your block today! http://bit.ly/KeepDistrict8Clean

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Input Requested: Baltimore Police Commissioner Search

Input Requested: Baltimore Police Commissioner Search

Greetings! You may have heard on the news that Baltimore City Council President Bernard C. “Jack” Young has requested that myself and my colleague Councilmember Robert Stokes travel to New Orleans to conduct background interviews related to Mr. Michael Harrison, who will be nominated by Mayor Catherine Pugh to serve as Commissioner of Police for Baltimore City. I was asked to travel due to my role as the Vice-Chair of the Executive Appointments Committee, which is tasked with …

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District 8 Community Newsletter 8/13

District 8 Community Newsletter 8/13

Greetings!

Here’s the link to view the latest District 8 Community Newsletter: https://mailchi.mp/09340bd9f028/c2je86dof6-1273433?e=81caa16909

 

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District 8 Resource Tent – 7/19

District 8 Resource Tent – 7/19

Mobile Workforce Center

Mobile Workforce Center

Great News! Starting on June 20th, the Baltimore City Mayor’s Office of Employment Development will be hosting the Mobile Workforce Team at the Edmondson Village Shopping Center (4532 Edmondson Avenue) every other Wednesday from 1pm-3pm. #District8 #MyBmore

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Request for Proposals: $12m Youth Fund!

Request for Proposals: $12m Youth Fund!

Request for proposals are now available for the Baltimore Children and Youth Fund! Baltimore City Council President Bernard C. “Jack” Young introduced the legislation to create the $12 million Fund and voters approved it via referendum in 2016. The Fund is a historic initiative aimed at improving conditions and opportunities for Baltimore children, youth and young adults under the age of 24.

Following a comprehensive community design and implementation planning process, during which Baltimore residents weighed in on the direction and Year 1 priorities of the …

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Fundraiser for 40 West Resource Center

Fundraiser for 40 West Resource Center

For Immediate Release 8/23/2017

Contact Anna M. Williams, Director of Program and Resources – 443-769-2346

Enjoy Crabs, Food and Prizes and Help Change Lives

Baltimore, MD, August 23, 2017

Each week 40 West Assistance and Referral Center and Hope Harbor work with individuals and families in an effort to move them past poverty and into a more secure life

More than 23 percent of Baltimore City residents are food insecure.  Hope Harbor and 40 West Assistance and Referral Center operate in an area where unemployment averages 7.4 percent, much higher …

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District 8 Newsletter #6

District 8 Newsletter #6

A message from your District 8 City Councilmember!

Greetings District 8!

I hope all is well!

Fall is officially upon us and I wanted to share some of our highlights from this summer, check out a few of the great things I’ve been up to over the last few weeks.

Inaugural District 8 Back-To-School Drive

Our inaugural District 8 school supply drive was truly a success! We delivered much needed supplies and backpacks for students in need every school in the 8th district and we were greeted with smiles …

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Presentation of INSPIRE Recommendation Report for CRES and FPHS

Presentation of INSPIRE Recommendation Report for CRES and FPHS

Dear Forest Park High School and Calvin M. Rodwell Elementary School Stakeholder,

As you know, Forest Park High School and Calvin M. Rodwell Elementary School are included in the first phase of the 21st Century Schools Initiative. Both of these schools will receive a portion of the nearly one billion dollars available for school renovation/replacement. In an effort to leverage this unprecedented level of investment and to further strengthen the neighborhoods around the schools the Department of Planning has been conducting a planning program called INSPIRE …

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