Baltimore Update for Monday, November 29, 2021
Happy Hannukah to all in observance!
Shop safely this Cyber Monday
The Baltimore County Police Department has shared some online shopping safety tips for everyone to keep in mind during this seasons Cyber Monday. Cyber Monday is the online version of Black Friday where thousands of stores have major discounts for the holiday season.
Protect your packages from porch pirates
Since the holiday season is upon us and may people will be ordering things online and having them delivered, it's important to protect your packages from porch pirates. Porch pirates are people who steal packages from doorsteps. The Baltimore County Police Department wants to make sure your packages are safe and secure and offer the following tips on how to do so.
Howard Street's Mayfair Theater to be remodeled into apartments
Yonah Zahler, a Baltimore real estate developer, is taking on the task of remodeling the famous Mayfair Theater into apartments while preserving the parts of the theater that are still standing. The theater has sat vacant for decades and its three back walls are gone, but Zahler plans to make it into 93 apartments units, parking and amenity spaces. The building will be designed by Moseley Architects, and it will be named Mayfair Place.
The library wants you to have a say in how it spends its new funding dollars
Baltimore County Public Library would like to hear from you on how to prioritize the federal pandemic funding under the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). The meeting is set for today at 6 p.m. to discuss the allocation of these funds, so it's your last chance to fill out the American Rescue Plan Act Community Survey and share what you would like to see.
Enjoy some music, poetry, and partake in conversation with urban farmers
Learn about the ways food connects us to each other and the earth at the Baltimore Butterfly Session. It will feature music, poetry, and more, followed by a conversation with local urban farmers who’ll share lessons they’ve learned from nurturing the land and help you understand more about the seeds of change they’re planting in Baltimore. This event is free to the public, but you do need to reserve your seat.
Public Schedule for Governor Larry Hogan for Monday, November 29, 2021
1:00 P.M. -- Governor Hogan will deliver remarks at the groundbreaking ceremony for the transformative project to expand the 126-year-old Howard Street Tunnel to allow for double-stacked container trains at 1400 Cathedral St. Baltimore, MD 21201.
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