Nominations Open for Midtown Board Positions
The Bylaws of the Midtown Community Benefits District allow the election of an at-large member from each of our four neighborhoods. Anyone who wishes to be a nominee as described below may send a letter of intent along with a brief biography or position statement by September 23 for publication prior to the Fall Town Hall Meeting on Wednesday, October 30. Nominations should be mailed to Nominations, Midtown Community Benefits District, 1221 N. Calvert St., Baltimore, MD, or sent electronically to
From our by-laws:
2.06 Election of At Large Voting Members of the Board.
A. Four (4) at large voting members of the Board of Directors shall be
elected each year at a public meeting held in the Fall open to all persons in the Midtown Community Benefits District who are eligible voters, one (1) from each of the four (4) sectors described in subsection C below. In order to be eligible for election as an at large voting member of the Board of Directors, an individual must be an eligible voter ... who resides in, owns taxable property in, or is a representative of a taxable property owner in the sector within the District which such individual seeks to represent.
B. The Board of Directors shall solicit written nominations for the four (4) at-large voting members of the Board of Directors. At the Fall Public Meeting, the Board of Directors shall present to those eligible voters in attendance the nominees for each sector within the District. Nominations may also be made from the floor of the meeting of any person eligible to serve as a member of the Board of Directors, which eligibility shall have been established, prior to the commencement of the meeting, to the satisfaction of the officer of the Board of Directors presiding at the meeting.
This Summer at Midtown Community Benefits District:
- 69 graffiti reports completed since 6-21-13
- Over 4,500 trash bags collected since 7-1-13
- 152 service request closed since 6-20-13
Aug. 30- Sept. 1 - Scapescape, various venues, Charles North
Sept. 2 - Labor Day: Public Works Drop off Centers and sanitation yards will be closed, no bulk trash collection. Parking meters will NOT be in effect.
Sept. 6&7 - Household Hazardous Waste Drop-of, 2840 Sisson St.
Sept. 7 - Bolton Hill Community Yard Sale, 1600-1700 Park Ave.
Sept. 27-29 - Book Festival, Mount Vernon Square
Oct. 30 - Midtown Fall Town Hall Meeting and Elections