The year ended in Baltimore with a new commercial village emerging at the former Port Covington railway yard in South Baltimore. It’s been renamed the Baltimore Peninsula and, perhaps because it’s somewhat hidden by the Interstate 95 elevated highway, is not so visible. Skeptics wonder about The Peninsula. There is a precedent. What were once oil storage tanks and industrial sites in the part of Canton near the waterfront are now a new neighborhood that seems to enlarge and change month by month.
Baltimore’s neighborhoods revealed their emerging progress during 2022
January 3, 2023