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'Gender reveal party' planned for Canton trash wheel

'Gender reveal party' planned for Canton trash wheel

Whether the Inner Harbor's "Mr. Trash Wheel" will be getting a brother or a sister will be determined at an event next month, a local nonprofit said.

The Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore will host a "gender reveal party" for the planned Canton water wheel on Sept. 22, the group said in a statement Wednesday.

When purchasing tickets, attendees will be able to vote on the gender of the device, which, if built, will scoop up trash and debris at the mouth of Harris Creek in Canton.

Fundraising is nearly complete for the contraption, which the group says will cost $550,000. More than $538,000 has been raised so far, according to the group's...