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Baltimore mayor talks reinstating penalties for unpaid parking tickets

Baltimore mayor talks reinstating penalties for unpaid parking tickets | WBAL Baltimore News 2808515317 Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/126.0.0.0 Safari/537.36 50baee91e4c5a645361e6e8ba34a1e0a84378aec 1 Click Here For This Articles Original Source.

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Mayor Brandon Scott on primary election, Key Bridge, and more

WMAR-2 News sat down with Mayor Brandon Scott this week for a 1 on 1 interview, discussing a wide range of topics including the Key Bridge collapse, the primary election, the Harborplace redevelopment, and more. We began with May 14. The roars of a Baltimore Peninsula crowd welcomed Mayor Brandon Scott to the podium; on […]

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Cost of Baltimore Police unit guarding mayor, other executive officers balloons, OIG report finds – Baltimore Sun

The cost of Baltimore’s executive protection unit that guards the city’s mayor, state’s attorney and police commissioner has ballooned in the past few years, but neither the mayor nor the state’s attorney’s budgets assist with those costs, a report from Baltimore’s inspector general found. Baltimore spent $2.9 million on executive protection in fiscal year 2023, […]

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‘Three times is the charm — or three strikes, I’m out’ – Baltimore Sun

According to former Baltimore mayor and current mayoral candidate Sheila Dixon, the 2024 election cycle is her last hurrah. “This is it. I made it very clear,” said Dixon, 70, who, once again, is campaigning for the Democratic nomination to serve as Baltimore’s mayor. “Three times is the charm — or three strikes, I’m out.” […]

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New endorsement in Baltimore City mayor’s race

New endorsements are shaking up the election race for Baltimore City mayor.Baltimore City Sheriff Sam Cogan is endorsing Sheila Dixon, who already has the support of Baltimore City State’s Attorney Ivan Bates.| VOTERS GUIDE: How to vote, when to vote, where to vote, securing the vote Mayor Brandon Scott is quick to share statistics — […]

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Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott’s crime numbers don’t add up

At the American Music Awards In 2009, hip-hop mogul Jay-Z famously countered rapper 50 Cent, who had been taking public shots at him, with the now legendary words: “Men lie, women lie, numbers don’t,” referring to his rival’s music sales. Numbers similarly discredit Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott’s crime reduction promises and assertions. Among other things, […]

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Mayor’s race: 7 City Council members endorse Scott’s campaign

Seven members of the Baltimore City Council have endorsed Mayor Brandon Scott in his reelection bid, including Council Vice President Sharon Green Middleton, a signal that some City Hall members will work their networks for the incumbent in the last few weeks of a competitive mayoral primary. Danielle McCray, Kristerfer Burnett, John Bullock, Ryan Dorsey, […]

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Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott received money from 9 donors who exceeded $6K limit – Baltimore Sun

Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott has received campaign donations above the $6,000 maximum from at least nine contributors this election cycle, violating state campaign finance law. Most of the problem donations, which amount to an extra $29,250, are the result of multiple contributions — some made in early 2023, before the mayoral campaign was underway, combined with […]

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Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott releases first reelection ads on TV, radio – Baltimore Sun

After a pause on formal campaigning following the collapse of the Francis Scott Key Bridge, Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott has launched several political ads to air on cable television, radio and online in support of his campaign for reelection. The ads, which emphasize the mayor’s record on opening recreation centers and overseeing a reduction in […]

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Baltimore Mayor Praised For His Response To Question About Rebuilding Key Bridge

Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott is receiving accolades online for his compassionate response to a question about the Francis Scott Key Bridge collapse in Maryland. At around 1:30 a.m. on Tuesday, a container ship crashed into the bridge on Interstate 695, causing numerous vehicles and the majority of the structure to plummet into the icy Patapsco River below. […]

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