Press Release - BDE

Mayor Scott Announces $35 Million Investment to Kickstart Efforts to Close the Digital Divide

Mayor Brandon M. Scott is announcing Baltimore’s latest investment with American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) dollars: $35 million focused on the administration’s efforts to close the digital divide.

 

Mayor Scott, HABC Distribute Computers and Enroll Residents in Free Internet Service

Mayor Brandon M. Scott joined the Baltimore City Office of Information and Technology (BCIT), Housing Authority of Baltimore City (HABC) and PCs for People at Gilmor Homes in West Baltimore to register residents for free internet services and provide computers at the HABC Resident Connect event.

 

Mayor Scott Names Chief Data Officer, Broadband and Digital Equity Director

Mayor Brandon M. Scott is continuing to build his core team by announcing today two key appointments tasked with modernizing City government and closing the digital divide.

 

Mayor Scott to Hire Baltimore’s First Digital Equity Director

Mayor Brandon M. Scott is announcing that he plans to hire Baltimore City’s first Director of Broadband and Digital Equity.