Downtown Partnership of Baltimore

Center City Coalition, a new property owners group, to seek more attention, resources for downtown Baltimore

Center City Coalition, a new property owners group, to seek more attention, resources for downtown Baltimore

Property owners in downtown Baltimore, concerned about crime and delayed maintenance, plan to add their voices — and possibly their resources — to improving the downtown area as it experiences an influx of residents and office workers.

The new group, called the Center City Coalition, is working with established business organizations and city officials to focus on making the central business district safer by adding security and pushing for upkeep of sidewalks, tree wells and lights.

“The genesis of the initiative stems from various owners and stakeholders in the CBD, who have invested millions of dollars of capital to be a part of the CBD renaissance, wanting to have a...

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