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Waterway and Maritime Transportation

Selling Sail Baltimore

Selling Sail Baltimore

As a passionate fan of visiting ships (tall, military or otherwise), I'm delighted Sail Baltimore is reaching out to foreign attaches from around the world ("Five questions for Sail Baltimore's executive director Laura Stevenson," April 17). When ships dock at the Inner Harbor, I try visit each one. I enjoy talking to the officers and crew, even if it means communicating in my limited Spanish, French or German. They are always delighted to hear from people who actually live here. This is something Sail Baltimore overlooks. The Inner Harbor is a residential neighborhood, along with Little Italy, Harbor East, Fells Point and Federal Hill. But this is never taken into...