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City to name new director of finance

A former District of Columbia and Richmond, Va., finance official will be named Baltimore's new director of finance on Monday, city officials said. Harry E. Black, a Baltimore native who wrote a guide to economic development for cities, will replace Edward Gallagher, who is retiring after 29 years, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake's office announced. "We are excited to welcome Mr. Harry Black to City Hall as we work on the budget for the next fiscal year," Rawlings-Blake said in a statement. "He has big shoes to fill, but I am confident that he can provide the fiscal guidance and support city government needs as we develop strategies to grow Baltimore in the next...