The City’s Board of Estimates on Wednesday approved a request from Councilman Zeke Cohen, D-District 1, that allows him to raise money to create a pop-up splash pad in the park.
City council member Zeke Cohen introduced a resolution calling on the Maryland Public Service Commission to stop the rate hikes.
Councilman Zeke Cohen implemented “Field Trip Fridays,” a partnership between the city and the school district and local institutions as a compromise for the shorter school week.
Baltimore’s new AmeriCorps members will serve areas across Baltimore City as community health navigators, helping to increase access to mental health care and improve the quality of care for underserved people.
In an interview on WBAL Radio this morning, Baltimore City Councilman Zeke Cohen was asked about Harrison’s departure. Cohen said that he appreciated Harrison’s contributions to Baltimore but wished that his departure was better explained.
Members of the Baltimore City Council voted Tuesday to advance an ordinance Sponsored by City Councilman Zeke Cohen and City Council Vice President Sharon Green Middleton that would create an independent agency devoted to assessing the needs of the city’s older adult population and helping to connect them with services.
The ‘Field Trip Friday’ program aims to get Baltimore City youth out and into city museums and attractions this summer for free or greatly reduced ticket prices.”
Baltimore city councilman Zeke Cohen will introduce a resolution calling on the EPA to take back its approval of Norfolk Southern’s plan to have 675,000 gallons of that contaminated water treated in Maryland.
In 2020, Baltimore became the first city in America to write trauma-informed care into law. Councilman Zeke Cohen wrote the bill after a school shooting disrupted the lives and learning of children in West Baltimore.
“What’s important in this legislation is not only that we all get trained, but there is a mechanism to review policies and procedures of every city agency to reduce harm, to reduce traumatization, because I think, unfortunately, the city government has something of a dark history in Baltimore for not always supporting the health and […]