Legislation

City of Baltimore - Legislation

Title: Sale of Property - 732 West Lexington Street For the purpose of authorizing the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore to sell, at either public or private sale, all its interest in certain property known as 732 West Lexington Street (Block 0586, Lot 002) and no longer needed for public use; and providing for a special effective date.
Posted: December 7, 2018, 8:53 pm
Title: Informational Hearing - Hiring for the Druid Lake and Ashburton Reservoir Projects For the purpose of requesting that the Director of the Department of Public Works, the head of the Minority and Women’s Business Opportunity Office, and representatives from Oscar Renda Contracting appear before the City Council to discuss the utilization of Minority Business Enterprises, Women’s Business Enterprises, and local skilled and unskilled labor for the Druid Lake and Ashburton Reservoir Projects.
Posted: December 7, 2018, 8:53 pm
Title: Calling for Support of the BMORE Invested Campaign for Year-Round Youth Jobs Program For the purpose of requesting that the Mayor’s Office of Employment Development, Baltimore City Public School System, Baltimore City Foundation, and business leaders support and work with the Community Law in Action’s BMORE Invested Campaign to expand YouthWorks from two 5-week summer sessions into a year-long program that is closely aligned with Career and Technical Education.
Posted: December 7, 2018, 8:33 pm
Title: Nicotine Replacement Therapy Products - Sale and Distribution For the purpose of requiring certain retailers to sell nicotine replacement therapy products; mandating certain retail display and packaging requirements; requiring certain employers and facilities to offer nicotine replacement therapy products at no cost; defining certain terms; providing for a special effective date; establishing certain penalties; and generally relating to the sale and distribution of nicotine replacement therapy products.
Posted: December 7, 2018, 8:33 pm
Title: Electronic Smoking Devices For the purpose of broadening the definition of smoking devices to encompass all electronic smoking devices; regulating flavored e-liquids; creating specific sanitation standards for the manufacture and sale of e-liquids; defining certain terms; imposing certain penalties; and providing for special effective dates.
Posted: December 7, 2018, 8:33 pm
Title: Request for State Action - Strengthening Penalties for Straw Purchases and Trafficking Hand Guns in Maryland For the purpose of calling on the Maryland General Assembly to enact, and the Governor to sign, legislation that strengthens the penalties for straw purchases and gun trafficking in Maryland, from a misdemeanor to a felony with increased fines.
Posted: December 7, 2018, 8:33 pm
Title: Required Retail Tobacco Health Warnings and Smoking Cessation Information For the purpose of requiring the Health Commissioner to create and distribute to retailers of tobacco products signs that contain certain tobacco health warnings and smoking cessation information; requiring retailers of tobacco products to prominently place the signs distributed by the Health Commissioner in their places of business; providing for a special effective date; and imposing certain civil penalties for violations.
Posted: December 7, 2018, 8:33 pm
Title: Request for State Action - Police Redistricting For the purpose of calling on the Baltimore City Delegation to the 2019 Maryland General Assembly to secure enactment of legislation requiring that the Baltimore City Police Department review and adjust police district boundaries after the information from each decennial census becomes available to ensure that Baltimore’s security resources are allocated as efficiently as possible.
Posted: December 7, 2018, 8:33 pm
Title: City Property - Renaming the Oliver Pool to the John D. Murdock Pool For the purpose of changing the name of the Oliver Pool, located at 1641 North Spring Street, to the John D. Murdock Pool.
Posted: December 7, 2018, 8:33 pm
Title: Repeal of Ordinance 87-1171 - The Wyman Park Medical Center Joint Use Facility with The Johns Hopkins University Planned Unit Development For the purpose of repealing Ordinance 87-1171, which designated certain property as a Residential Planned Unit Development known as the Wyman Park Medical Center Joint Use Facility with The Johns Hopkins University; and providing for a special effective date.
Posted: December 7, 2018, 8:33 pm
Title: Alan R. Ingraham Member - Affordable Housing Trust Fund Commission
Posted: December 7, 2018, 7:44 pm
Title: Tiara N. Watkins Member - Affordable Housing Trust Fund Commission - District 13
Posted: December 7, 2018, 7:44 pm
Title: Vernadine Kimball Member - Affordable Housing Trust Fund Commission - District 8
Posted: December 7, 2018, 7:44 pm
Title: Ernst Valery Member - Affordable Housing Trust Fund Commission - District 5
Posted: December 7, 2018, 7:44 pm
Title: Damien Haussling Member - Affordable Housing Trust Fund Commission - District 12
Posted: December 7, 2018, 7:44 pm
Title: Cynthia Plavier Truitt Member - Affordable Housing Trust Fund Commission - District 5
Posted: December 7, 2018, 7:44 pm
Title: Iletha Joynes Member - Affordable Housing Trust Fund Commission - District 5
Posted: December 7, 2018, 7:44 pm
Title: Shannon E. Snow Member - Affordable Housing Trust Fund Commission - District 14
Posted: December 7, 2018, 7:44 pm
Title: Charles M. Hill Member - Affordable Housing Trust Fund Commission - District 4
Posted: December 7, 2018, 7:44 pm
Title: Dr. Joel F. Fitzgerald, PH.D. Commissioner - Baltimore Police Department
Posted: December 7, 2018, 7:44 pm
Title: Tisha Guthrie, MSW, LGSW Member - Affordable Housing Trust Fund Commission - District 11
Posted: December 7, 2018, 7:44 pm
Title: David Bowers Member - Affordable Housing Trust Fund Commission - District 9
Posted: December 7, 2018, 7:44 pm
Title: Legislative Oversight Hearing - CHARM TV Public Meeting Broadcasting and Streaming For the purpose of calling on representatives from CHARM TV to brief the committee on processes for broadcasting and streaming public meetings including potential to expand to streaming of all city public meetings.
Posted: December 7, 2018, 7:26 pm
Title: Ivy Dench-Carter Member - Inclusionary Housing Board - District 5
Posted: December 7, 2018, 5:44 pm
Title: William F. Ariano, Jr. Member - Inclusionary Housing Board - District 4
Posted: December 7, 2018, 5:44 pm
Title: Planned Unit Development - Designation - Mt. Vernon Mill For the purpose of repealing the existing Development Plan for the Mt. Vernon Mill Planned Unit Development; approving a new Development Plan for the Mt. Vernon Mill Planned Unit Development; and providing for a special effective date.
Posted: December 7, 2018, 5:44 pm
Title: Sarah Matthews Member - Adult Public Guardianship Review Board - District 6
Posted: December 7, 2018, 5:44 pm
Title: Saratu Kehinde Member - Baltimore City Youth Commission - District 14
Posted: December 7, 2018, 5:44 pm
Title: Henry M. Smart Member - Inclusionary Housing Board - District 11
Posted: December 7, 2018, 5:44 pm
Title: Molly J. Timko Member - Adult Public Guardianship Review Board - District 6
Posted: December 7, 2018, 5:44 pm
Title: Licensing and Regulation - National Human Trafficking Resource Center Hotline Information Sign Posting For the purpose of requiring certain businesses to post a National Human Trafficking Resource Center hotline information sign in designated areas; requiring certain reports; defining certain terms; and establishing certain penalties.
Posted: December 7, 2018, 5:44 pm
Title: Xaviera Geisen Member - Baltimore City Youth Commission - District 5
Posted: December 7, 2018, 5:44 pm
Title: Glenard S. Middleton, Sr. Member - Inclusionary Housing Board - District 6
Posted: December 7, 2018, 5:44 pm
Title: Brandon Clayton Member - Baltimore City Youth Commission - District 8
Posted: December 7, 2018, 5:44 pm
Title: Johndre Jennings Member - Inclusionary Housing Board - District 8
Posted: December 7, 2018, 5:44 pm
Title: Matthew Johnson Member - Baltimore City Youth Commission - District 9
Posted: December 7, 2018, 5:44 pm
Title: Community Relations - Housing Discrimination - Source of Income For the purpose of prohibiting, as unlawful discriminatory housing practices, certain practices based on source of income; defining certain terms; clarifying and conforming related provisions; and generally related to community relations and discriminatory practices.
Posted: December 5, 2018, 7:14 pm
Title: Nina Davis Member - Baltimore City Youth Commission - District 7
Posted: December 4, 2018, 11:24 pm
Title: Water Accountability and Equity Act For the purpose of increasing the availability or affordability of basic water and wastewater service to low-income consumers and assuring a fair process for all consumers before the City exercises its authority to cut off water services, impose liens, or take similar action; establishing for these purposes a Water-for-All Discount Program, an Office of Water-Customer Advocacy and Appeals, and a Committee for Office Oversight; establishing the eligibility requirements for the Water-for-All Discount Program and its grant of an annual billing credit, and prov
Posted: December 4, 2018, 8:21 pm
Title: The Commission on Innovation and Excellence in Education - Arts Education For the purpose of requesting that the Maryland Commission on Innovation and Excellence in Education include arts education as part of the base educational funding formula to enable local educational systems to comply with the Code of Maryland Regulations (“COMAR”) 13A.04.16.
Posted: December 4, 2018, 8:21 pm
Title: Request for State Action - Prohibiting Source of Income Discrimination in Housing For the purpose of requesting that the Maryland General Assembly add “source of income” to Maryland’s fair housing law and thus prohibit source of income discrimination in housing.
Posted: December 4, 2018, 8:21 pm
Title: Johns Hopkins Registered Nurses’ Unionization Efforts For the purpose of encouraging Johns Hopkins Hospital to adopt a policy of neutrality and non-interference relating to the ongoing unionization efforts of registered nurses with National Nurses United at Johns Hopkins Hospital and allow for registered nurses employed by the hospital to freely adopt or reject labor union representation.
Posted: December 4, 2018, 8:21 pm
Title: Urban Renewal - Market Center - Amendment __ For the purpose of amending the Urban Renewal Plan for Market Center to reauthorize the acquisition of properties within the Project Area and to extend the life of the Plan; waiving certain content and procedural requirements; making the provisions of this Ordinance severable; providing for the application of this Ordinance in conjunction with certain other ordinances; and providing for a special effective date.
Posted: December 4, 2018, 8:00 pm
Title: Rezoning - 6435 Pulaski Highway For the purpose of changing the zoning for the property known as 6435 Pulaski Highway (Block 6242E, Lot 050), as outlined in blue on the accompanying plat, from the I-2 Zoning District to the C-4 Zoning District.
Posted: December 4, 2018, 7:39 pm
Title: Rezoning - 2501-13, 2515, and 2525 West Franklin Street and 330 North Warwick Avenue For the purpose of changing the zoning for the property known as 2501-13 West Franklin Street (Block 2207, Lot 001), as outlined in green on the accompanying plat, from the C-2 Zoning District to the C-3 Zoning District, and changing the zoning for the properties known as 2515, and 2525 West Franklin Street (Block 2207, Lots 002 and 006), and 330 North Warwick Avenue (Block 2207, Lot 010), as outlined in blue on the accompanying plat, from the I-1 Zoning District to the C-3 Zoning District.
Posted: December 4, 2018, 7:39 pm
Title: Rezoning - 1600 West 41st Street and Block 3575C, Lot 374 For the purpose of changing the zoning for the property known as 1600 West 41st Street (Block 3575C, Lot 198A), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat, from the I-2 Zoning District to the I-MU Zoning District, and for the property known as Block 3575C, Lot 374, as outlined in blue on the accompanying plat, from the R-6 Zoning District to the I-MU Zoning District.
Posted: December 4, 2018, 7:39 pm
Title: Baltimore Tourism Improvement District - Establishment For the purpose of establishing the Baltimore Tourism Improvement District; specifying the boundaries of the District; designating an Association and providing for its rights, duties, and powers; designating the District Management Committee and providing for its rights, duties, and powers; mandating the financial responsibilities of the Association and the City in conjunction with the operation of the District; providing for the assessment, collection, and enforcement of a supplemental assessment to be collected by the City for the Asso
Posted: December 4, 2018, 5:45 pm
Title: David C. Ryer Member - Inclusionary Housing Board - District 7
Posted: December 4, 2018, 5:33 pm
Title: Nicholas A. Mongelluzzo Member - Civilian Review Board - District 1
Posted: December 4, 2018, 5:33 pm
Title: Baltimore Children and Youth Fund For the purpose of the committee to provide an update on the Baltimore Children and Youth Fund.
Posted: December 4, 2018, 5:23 pm
Title: Late-Night Commercial Operations - Licensing For the purpose of deleting an exception for the sale of motor vehicle fuels; authorizing the issuance of a conditional license for certain delivery services; and generally related to the licensing of late-night commercial operations.
Posted: December 3, 2018, 3:22 pm
Title: Investigative Hearing - Arson and Fire Fatality Awareness: Community Risk Reduction Program For the purpose of calling on representatives from the Baltimore City Fire Department, the Baltimore Police Department, the Baltimore City Public School System, the Baltimore City Health Department, the Baltimore City Department of Housing and Community Development, the Mayor’s Office of Human Services, and the Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice to appear before the City Council to discuss arsons, fire fatalities and injuries, and school fires; and to discuss what steps the City can take to reduce the
Posted: November 27, 2018, 10:51 pm
Title: Baltimore City Landmark List: Exteriors - Hanlon Park For the purpose of designating Hanlon Park in its entirety, 3051 Liberty Heights Avenue (Block 3099, Lot 001), 3001 North Hilton Street (Block 3099, Lot 002), and 2731 North Longwood Street (Block 3099, Lot 004), as an historical landmark: exterior.
Posted: November 27, 2018, 9:21 pm
Title: Health Code - Clean Air Regulation For the purpose of regulating the emissions from commercial solid waste incinerators; defining certain terms; requiring the continuous monitoring of certain pollutants; setting emissions limits for certain pollutants; requiring the production and public disclosure of certain emissions reports; requiring commercial solid waste incinerators to allow certain inspections; establishing a certification process for air monitoring contractors; setting certain penalties; setting special effective dates; and generally relating to clean air regulations.
Posted: November 27, 2018, 7:22 pm
Title: Informational Hearing - Baltimore Metropolitan Drinking Supply For the purpose of investigating the quality of source water for the Baltimore Metropolitan drinking supply, the impacts of activities and land uses at City-owned reservoir lands and throughout their watersheds, costs associated with such activities and land uses; and calling on representatives of the Department of Public Works, the Environmental Police, the Department of Real Estate, the Office of Sustainability, the Department of Transportation, the Mayor’s Office of Emergency Management, and the Baltimore Metropolitan Council t
Posted: November 27, 2018, 2:41 pm
Title: City Streets - Closing - A Portion of West Barney Street For the purpose of condemning and closing a portion of West Barney Street, extending Easterly 208 feet, more or less, to the east side of Clarkson Street from the intersection of the south side of West Barney Street east side of Race Street, as shown on Plat 128-A-36A in the Office of the Department of Transportation; and providing for a special effective date.
Posted: November 21, 2018, 3:19 pm
Title: Property Tax Credit - 9-1-1 Public Safety Telecommunicators For the purpose of establishing a tax credit against the property tax imposed on the principal residences of certain 9-1-1 public safety communicators; imposing certain limitations, conditions, and qualifications for credit eligibility; providing for the amount, duration, and administration of the credit; defining certain terms; providing for a special effective date; and generally relating to a property tax credit for qualified 9-1-1 public safety telecommunicators.
Posted: November 20, 2018, 9:48 pm
Title: Rezoning - Certain Properties in the Harwood Community For the purpose of changing the zoning for certain properties in the Harwood Community as outlined in red on the accompanying plat, from the R-7 Zoning District to the C-1 Zoning District; for certain properties as outlined in blue on the accompanying plat, from the R-8 Zoning District to the C-1 Zoning District; for certain properties as outlined in green on the accompanying plat, from the R-8 Zoning District to the I-MU Zoning District; and for certain properties as outlined in yellow on the accompanying plat, from the R-7 Zoning Distr
Posted: November 20, 2018, 9:48 pm
Title: Informational Hearing - Subsidies to Baltimore City’s Hospitality and Tourism Industry, Now and in the Future For the purpose of inviting the President and CEO of Visit Baltimore; the President and CEO of the Baltimore Development Corporation; the Director of the Baltimore City Department of Finance; the Director of the Mayor's Office of Employment Development; representatives of the Baltimore tourism industry; and representatives of the Baltimore labor community to appear before the City Council to discuss the subsidies that the City of Baltimore has provided to the hospitality and tourism i
Posted: November 20, 2018, 9:48 pm
Title: Informational Hearing - The Decline of the Small Business Lending in Baltimore For the purpose of inviting representatives from banking institutions doing business in Baltimore, representatives from the Johns Hopkins University’s 21st Century Cities Initiative and other representatives from the local academic community, community leaders, the President and CEO of the Baltimore Development Corporation, and other City officials responsible for economic development to appear before the City Council to explain the decline in small business lending in Baltimore and to discuss ways in which Baltimo
Posted: November 20, 2018, 7:49 pm
Title: Prevailing Wages - Tax Increment Financing Projects For the purpose of extending the existing prevailing wage requirement to projects receiving funds from tax increment financing in excess of a certain amount; and clarifying and conforming related provisions.
Posted: November 20, 2018, 7:49 pm
Title: Rezoning - Certain Properties to be Rezoned to the New IMU-2 Zoning District For the purpose of changing the zoning for certain properties, as outlined in red on the accompanying plats, from the I-MU Zoning District or the I-2 Zoning District, to the IMU-2 Zoning District, to reflect the establishment, by separate ordinance, of the new IMU-2 Zoning District; and making this ordinance subject to a certain contingency.
Posted: November 20, 2018, 7:39 pm
Title: Glenda S. Curtis Member - Adult Public Guardianship Review Board - District 2
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:51 pm
Title: Kirk Shannon-Butts Member - Public Art Commission - District 2
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:51 pm
Title: Jason Jonas Hart Member - Adult Public Guardianship Review Board - District 4
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:51 pm
Title: Alma Roberts, MPH, FACHE Member - Public Art Commission - District 5
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:51 pm
Title: Rev. Brenda D. White, M.Div. Member - Adult Public Guardianship Review Board - District 8
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:51 pm
Title: Aaron E. Bryant Member - Public Art Commission - District 6
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:51 pm
Title: Donna D. Brown Member - Baltimore City Commission for Women - District 7
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:51 pm
Title: Sam Christian Holmes Member - Public Art Commission - District 5
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:51 pm
Title: Brian A. Oster Member - Public Art Commission
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:51 pm
Title: Sean C. Bloodsworth Member - Adult Public Guardianship Review Board - District 11
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:51 pm
Title: Danielle M. Brock Member - Public Art Commission - District 3
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:51 pm
Title: Angela Burnett Member - Adult Public Guardianship Review Board - District 4
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:51 pm
Title: Jeanette L. Cole, Esq. Member - Adult Public Guardianship Review Board - District 11
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:51 pm
Title: Henry M. Kay Member - Parking Authority Board of Directors - District 6
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:51 pm
Title: Jasper D. Jones Member - Adult Public Guardianship Review Board - District 6
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:51 pm
Title: Kuo Pao Lian Member - Public Art Commission - District 1
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:51 pm
Title: Jacqueline F. Bershad Member - Public Art Commission - District 6
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:51 pm
Title: Sarah Louise Matthews Member - Commission on Aging and Retirement Education - District 6
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:51 pm
Title: Ann P. Powell Member - Commission for Historical and Architectural Preservation - District 6
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:51 pm
Title: Zoning - Conditional Use Residential Care Facility - Variances - 1208, 1210-1222, and 1224-1226 East Baltimore Street For the purpose of permitting, subject to certain conditions, the establishment, maintenance, and operation of a residential care facility on the properties known as 1208, 1210-1222, and 1224-1226 East Baltimore Street, as outlined in red on the accompanying plat; and granting variances from certain bulk and yard regulations for rear yard and building height and from certain off-street parking regulations.
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:09 pm
Title: Franchise - 26" OHP Gas Main (Granite Pipeline) Through the Lands of the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore For the purpose of granting a franchise 50' wide to the Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (i) to construct, use, and maintain a new 26" OHP Gas Main (Granite Pipeline); and (ii) to decommission and maintain an existing 26" OHP Gas Main (Granite Pipeline), both running through “Gwynns Falls Leakin Park”, owned by the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore located in Baltimore City, Maryland, subject to certain terms, conditions, and reservations; and providing for a special effective date
Posted: November 14, 2018, 4:27 pm
Title: Worker Cooperatives Month in Baltimore - October 2018 For the purpose of declaring the month of October 2018 to be Worker Cooperatives Month in Baltimore.
Posted: November 7, 2018, 7:28 pm
Title: Supporting a National Agenda for U.S. Housing Investment and Opportunity For the purpose of urging the President and Congress to work with city leaders, nationwide, to end homelessness and to ensure that the lowest-income and most vulnerable households have the opportunity for safe, decent, affordable housing.
Posted: November 7, 2018, 7:28 pm
Title: Recognizing October as Anti-Bullying Month For the purpose of recognizing October as Anti-Bullying Month and calling on all schools and organizations dealing with youth in Baltimore to do their part to bring awareness to the bullying crisis and work to end bullying
Posted: November 7, 2018, 7:28 pm
Title: Recognition of October as National Fire Prevention Month For the purpose of recognizing October as National Fire Prevention Month.
Posted: November 7, 2018, 7:28 pm
Title: The Community Reinvestment Act For the purpose of supporting the Community Reinvestment Act, which encourages lending and investment in low-and moderate-income communities.
Posted: November 7, 2018, 7:28 pm
Title: Recognizing October 29 as World Stroke Day For the purpose of recognizing that October 29 is World Stroke Day, that 1 in 6 people will have a stroke during their lifetime, that “FAST” can be used to remember the symptoms of a stroke, and that people can take certain steps to reduce their stroke risk, and that stroke victims should pursue rehabilitation.
Posted: November 7, 2018, 7:28 pm
Title: Legislative Oversight Hearing - Employees’ Retirement System and Retirement Savings Plan For the purpose of requesting the Employees’ Retirement System Board of Trustees chairs and members from the current term of office and last term of office and the Retirement Savings Plan Board of Trustees chairs and members from the current term of office and last term of office, the current and preceding executive directors of the Employees’ Retirement System and the Retirement Savings Plan, the Operations Manager of the Retirement Savings Plan, the Chief Investment Officer of the Employees’ Retirement
Posted: October 24, 2018, 10:38 pm
Title: Legislative Oversight - Arts in Education For the purpose of calling on representatives from the Baltimore City Public School System and other stakeholders to discuss the importance of arts in education and the Baltimore City Schools' Arts Education Strategic Plan and goals.
Posted: October 19, 2018, 12:09 am
Title: Investigative Hearing - Residency Requirements for City Officials For the purpose of having a hearing to measure the compliance of City Officials with residency and voting registration requirements, and to determine how to move forward so that 100% compliance is reached.
Posted: October 18, 2018, 3:09 pm
Title: Baltimore Community Support Program's Surveillance Plane For the purpose of the Committee to hold a hearing on the Baltimore Community Support Program's Surveillance Plane.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 12:59 pm
Title: Street Encroachment - 524 North Charles Street - Westminster House Apartments For the purpose of permitting, subject to certain conditions, the construction and maintenance of a portion of a building projecting into the public right-of-way on the west side of the property known as 524 North Charles Street; and providing for a special effective date.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 5:39 pm
Title: Request for Federal Action - Farm Bill Conference Committee - Rejection of the 2018 Farm Bill’s Amendment Preempting Local Regulation of Pesticides For the purpose of calling on members of the United States House of Representatives & United States Senate Farm Bill Conference Committee to reject the 2018 Farm Bill’s amendment to Section 24(a) of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) (7 U.S.C. 136v(a)) that preempts localities’ rights to regulate pesticides in their communities.
Posted: October 4, 2018, 4:29 pm
Title: National Recovery Month - September 2018 For the purpose of recognizing September as National Recovery Month and encouraging all Baltimore citizens suffering from mental and substance use disorders to cast off shame and seek treatment on their way to recovery.
Posted: October 4, 2018, 4:19 pm
Title: A Request for State Legislation - Auto Insurance Rates - Fair Rate Calculation For the purpose of requesting the Honorable Chair and Members of the Baltimore City Senate and House Delegations to the 2019 Session of the Maryland General Assembly to introduce legislation to eliminate disparities in the amount charged for car insurance by removing location as a consideration in calculating the amount charged for auto insurance coverage.
Posted: October 4, 2018, 4:19 pm
Title: Request for Federal Action - Declaring Police Related Deaths of Unarmed Black Americans a Homeland Security Crisis. For the purpose of calling on President Trump to declare the deaths of unarmed Black Americans at the hands of the police in America a Homeland Security Crisis, and further requesting that the President direct the Department of Justice and the Department of Homeland Security to invest resources into solving one of our nation’s longstanding and unaddressed problems through either direct action or partnership with local and state governments.
Posted: October 4, 2018, 4:19 pm
Title: Supporting and Maintaining a 2020 Census Partnership For the purpose of committing the City of Baltimore to partnering with the United States Census Bureau and the State of Maryland to support the goals and ideals for the 2020 Census; to disseminate 2020 Census information; to encourage all City residents to participate in events and initiatives that will raise the overall awareness of the 2020 Census and increase participation; to provide Census advocates to speak to City and community organizations; to support census takers as they help our City complete an accurate count; and to strive to
Posted: October 4, 2018, 4:19 pm
Title: Request for State Action - Require a Rigorous Pollution Control Study and Stronger Nitrogen Oxides Limits for the Wheelabrator Baltimore Incinerator For the purpose of urging that the Maryland Department of the Environment (“MDE”) require a rigorous analysis relating to the installation of new pollution control technology for nitrogen oxides (“NOx”) at the Wheelabrator Baltimore incinerator; requesting that, following the receipt of this analysis, MDE commence a second rulemaking process and set much stronger NOx pollution limits; and requesting that MDE share the analysis with the Council as
Posted: October 4, 2018, 4:19 pm