Baltimore Mayor Catherine E. Pugh’s office is seeking a contractor to help turn two rooms in her City Hall office suite into a television studio, complete with screen backdrops, a control room and multiple cameras — a project that could cost as much as $150,000.
The plans are described in a request for proposals the city issued last week. Potential vendors are being asked to respond by mid-March.
Tonia Lee, the general manager of the city’s television network CharmTV, said the studio is envisioned as a way of better connecting citizens with their government.
“The thinking from the Office of Cable’s perspective is to enhance government transparency so citizens can see...