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Baltimore's Water Wheel goes viral [Commentary]
Baltimore's Water Wheel goes viral [Commentary]

A seemingly endless flow of trash has plagued the Inner Harbor for years, and the problem only gets worse in the aftermath of downpours like the one that washed through the area in early May. Baltimore's hardworking fleet of trash-skimming boats scoops 200 tons of garbage from the harbor every year, but it can barely keep up with the problem. But as 884,409 people (and counting) on the website Reddit can attest, help has arrived. That's how many people viewed a video featuring the city's latest solution. Early last month, the Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore; Constellation, the renewable-energy arm of Exelon Corp.; and the Maryland Port Administration together...

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