Costello spoke with T.J. Smith on Tuesday. Costello said he sent a letter to Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Safety and Engagement Executive Director Shantay Jackson before her agency’s budget hearing regarding funds. MONSE has received over $50 million in federal American Rescue Plan Act money, according to Costello. He told Smith questions remain about the grants the agency issues to address crime reduction.
Baltimore Councilman Costello raises questions on public safety spending
May 31, 2023