It’s always interesting to hear what’s on people’s minds for the upcoming year. What housing-related policies should be in place? Which ones need strengthening? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, or send an email using the contact form!
From the Maryland Department of the Environment: MDE’s Lead Poisoning Prevention Program serves as the coordinating agency for statewide efforts to eliminate childhood lead poisoning. Under the 1994 “Reduction of Lead Risk in Housing Act,” MDE assures compliance with mandatory requirements for lead risk reduction in rental units built before 1950, maintains a statewide listing Read more about MDE Issues Enforcement Actions Against 10 Baltimore City Property Owners for Lead Violations[…]
To my friends, family, and colleagues: Yesterday in the Baltimore Sun, an article appeared regarding the Wall Hunters mural project and my work as the founder of Baltimore Slumlord Watch and Housing Policy Watch — both of which I am the director and founder. In the article, allegations of anti-Semitism were made, along with the Read more about An Open Letter Regarding Recent Press[…]
One of the things I’ve said over and over is that we need to rethink housing in Baltimore City. New conversations, new ideas, and new approaches need to be found if we’re to ever fix the 50-year mess we’re in. In this vein, we also need our government — those who we elect to represent Read more about Development By Bullying: Harbor Point is Bad for Baltimore[…]