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  • Redistricting Baltimore

    Redistricting Baltimore
    We all knew this was coming. The 2010 Census revealed that Baltimore continued to lose population over the past 10 years — albeit at a slower pace than in previous decades — and with Maryland's decennial redistricting process under way, it...
  • In debate, mayoral candidates vow to double youth jobs

    In debate, mayoral candidates vow to double youth jobs
    Candidates vying to be Baltimore's next mayor promised Thursday evening to double funding for after school programs, create 1,000 summer jobs for youth and renovate or rebuild all of the city's schools. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, former city...
  • City moves to strip undeserved tax breaks from vacant properties

    City moves to strip undeserved tax breaks from vacant properties
    Baltimore officials moved Tuesday to take back undeserved tax breaks from owners of vacant properties who are profiting from a program intended for primary residences. The effort followed a Baltimore Sun report that the owners of 465 empty homes —...
  • Rawlings-Blake, husband collected homestead tax breaks on two properties

    Rawlings-Blake, husband collected homestead tax breaks on two properties
    Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and her husband collected homestead tax credits on two separate properties before she became mayor of Baltimore, in violation of a state rule that prohibits married couples from claiming the break on more than one residence,...
  • Crime, economy top list of concerns

    While concern about the economy has grown since the last mayoral election, crime remains the top worry among likely voters in Baltimore's Democratic primary next month. Thirty-nine percent of respondents to The Sun Poll rated crime, criminal justice or...
  • Emanuel wants new standards for special taxing districts

    Emanuel wants new standards for special taxing districts
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel made it clear Monday that the city will continue to rely on special taxing districts as an economic development tool, even as he tries to wash away the stain of public criticism that marred them in recent years. The mayor plans to...
  • Catherine E. Pugh

    Catherine E. Pugh
    1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve as mayor. I hold an undergraduate degree in business administration and my MBA, both from Morgan State University. I have served as a banker, dean of...
  • Stephanie Rawlings-Blake

    Stephanie Rawlings-Blake
    1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve as mayor. Baltimore is my hometown and I have lived here my whole life--graduating from Western High School and I am proud to send my daughter to...
  • Joseph T. "Jody" Landers III

    Joseph T. "Jody" Landers III
    1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve as mayor. I have a Bachelors' Degree in Business Administration from Morgan State University. I am a former member of the Baltimore City Council,...
  • Otis Rolley

    Otis Rolley
    1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve as mayor. My passion is city planning. After graduating from MIT, I made Baltimore my home and went on to become the nation's youngest Director of City...
  • Lorenzo Gaztanaga

    Lorenzo Gaztanaga
    1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve as council president. I have been involved with independent party politics since 1992, fighting with my colleagues against the powers that be (in...