Where Do the Candidates Stand on Housing?

Reposted from Housing Policy Watch: Candidates were asked for their plan to address vacants and other housing issues in the city, with the idea of publishing their responses so residents could better understand where each candidate stands on this issue. Each candidate was given the same four questions, along with the same amount of time […]

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A Letter to Mayoral Candidates

Dear Candidates, We’ve been hearing a lot from you lately about your “plans” to lower Baltimore City’s property taxes.  But what we haven’t heard is how you plan to make up the lost revenue.  The city has no money (at least that’s what the residents are told) — so if you’re going to cut one […]

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Mayor’s Conversation Update

A report from the Mayor’s Conversation on Vacant Homes: “You will probably not be surprised to know that the meeting last night was a bit disappointing. The heads of all the housing-related departments were there, and gave their spiels. Paul Graziano, Michael Braverman, Jackie Cornish, etc. It was interesting for a little bit, and then […]

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Reminder: Mayor’s Neighborhood Conversation on Vacant Homes – OHI Signup for Updates

Don’t forget, the Mayor is having a meeting to discuss the problem of vacant homes in our city.  Please attend if your schedule permits, and ask questions.  This is an excellent opportunity to have your voice heard, especially if you’re a resident. May 6, 2009 6:00pm * 8:00pm Heritage High School on the Lake Clifton […]

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