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City council panel declines to endorse subsidy for West Baltimore project

City council panel declines to endorse subsidy for West Baltimore project

A City Council committee declined Thursday to endorse a $58 million subsidy for a mixed-use development in West Baltimore's Poppleton neighborhood, but advanced the deal anyway for the full council to consider next week. Carl Stokes, chairman of the council's economic development committee, said he opposes the $58 million tax increment financing deal. Two members of the five-member committee, Warren Branch and Helen Holton, failed to attend the voting session, meaning that the deal didn't have the three votes needed to pass. But Stokes said he believed the project was important and should be considered by the full council, so he asked his colleagues to move it out of...

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