GBC 2020 Transportation Summit: Panelists urge route optimization, extended hours for equitable transit

Transportation Panelists
Transportation advocacy has been a hallmark of the GBC throughout its 65 year history. A superior transportation infrastructure that provides reliable and efficient options is a key pillar for economic growth and job creation.

CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield extends COVID-19 member benefits through 2020, encourages vaccinations

CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield announced it will be extending benefits for fully insured members put in place during the public health emergency to ensure the health and safety of the members and communities it serves.

Greater Baltimore Committee Statement in Opposition to Cuts in Transit Funding and Service in the Baltimore Region

The Greater Baltimore Committee calls on Governor Hogan and the Maryland Department of Transportation to reprioritize and reallocate State transportation dollars more equitably.

Baltimore’s former mayors share advice, discuss personal challenges

Former mayors
The mayors discussed their experiences and lessons learned while holding Baltimore’s top elected office and addressed such topics as running an urban city of more than 600,000 residents and reflections on current challenges facing big city mayors and how it differs from their tenure in office.

Dawna Cobb, Co-Founder of Return Home Baltimore, addresses Coalition for a Second Chance

Return Home Baltimore
Return Home Baltimore provides a wealth of information for formerly incarcerated individuals re-entering the community and is conveniently organized into categories including: Job training, education, legal services, substance abuse and mental health.

GBC’s Bridging the Gap Committee presents: Racial Equity in the Workplace – Moving from Statements to Action

Join the discussion to learn how leading companies are taking action to advance racial equity and social justice within their organizations and in the community.

HCC earns Great Colleges to Work For award for 12th year in a row

With this honor, HCC has become the only community college in the country to receive the Great Colleges to Work For recognition 12 consecutive years, which is every year that community colleges have been eligible.

Election 2020: Important information about requesting Mail-In Ballot — Disregard USPS information

Portions of the postcard message are inconsistent with Maryland vote by mail guidelines. For instance, do not wait until 15 days before Election Day, November 3, to request a mail-in ballot.