Who Are We And Where Are We Going?: Amplify Baltimore Kicks Off Jan. 8

Amplify Baltimore, the quarterly series of community discussions sponsored by

and spearheaded by the local nonprofit's founder

, gets started this weekend with its first installment at the Brown Center on the campus of the

, Jan. 8, 9




The day's three topics include discussions of the city's demographics and city plans with people such as


and former City of Baltimore Office of Planning director, current

senior manager, and

; a conversation about political literacy with people such as 46th District Maryland senator-elect Bill Ferguson and

; and a consideration of public safety involving people such as Baltimore City Police Department Commissioner

and Marcus Dent of the

. (

for a complete lists of participants and schedule.)

for this event.