What we can learn from the Port Covington deal and TIFs

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Editor’s note: The following commentary appeared on TheDailyRecord.org on September 22, 2016. With the Baltimore City Council’s approval of the public financing package for the proposed Port Covington project, Sagamore Development Co. can move forward with final permitting approvals and activating the engineers, bulldozers and construction crews. There is still...
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Call for nominations for 2016 Mayor’s Business Recognition Awards

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The Greater Baltimore Committee seeks nominations for the 42nd Annual Mayor’s Business Recognition Awards on December 5, 2016. For four decades, the Mayor’s Business Recognition Awards has honored deserving companies that have engaged in specific activities or projects that have significantly benefited the Baltimore community and are outside of...
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Chesapeake Employers promotes Marty Balenger to Underwriting Director

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Marty Balenger, AU, AINS, was recently promoted to Director of Underwriting at Chesapeake Employers Insurance Company. In this position, Balenger is responsible for leading and directing the daily activities and operations of the Underwriting department, while ensuring the department achieves its organizational goals, objectives and standards. Previously, she was...
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GBC statement on the Baltimore City Council’s vote to approve public financing for Port Covington

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Below is a statement by Donald C. Fry, President and CEO of the Greater Baltimore Committee, on the decision today by the Baltimore City Council to approve a public financing package that clears the way for the proposed $5.5 billion Port Covington project by Sagamore Development Co. “This is a tremendous day for...
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Call for nominations for GBC’s Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards

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The Greater Baltimore Committee seeks nominations for the 13th Annual Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards on November 10, 2016. For more than a decade, the GBC has been recognizing, through its Bridging the Gap Awards, exceptional minority- and women-owned businesses and majority businesses and executives who nurture the development of minority...
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National Aquarium’s Living Seashore exhibit wins national award

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The Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) recently recognized the National Aquarium’s Living Seashore exhibit for outstanding design during AZA’s annual Honors and Awards program. Living Seashore earned Top Honors, AZA’s highest award for exhibit innovation and guest engagement. This designation, given to only two institutions this year, is reserved...
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