Property Address:  1359 Ward Street, Baltimore, MD 21230

Property Owner:  Dorothy Alexander, same address.

City Council District and Contact:  District 10, Ed Reisinger

State Senator:  Verna Jones Rodwell

State Delegates:  Keith Haynes, Keiffer Mitchell Jr, Melvin Stukes

1359 Ward Street, front
1359 Ward Street, rear

This home serves as an example of what happens when an owner dies and none of the heirs step in to take over the maintenance of the home — or if there are no heirs.  Hopefully this home will not join many others on this block as drug houses and trash dumps.