Baltimore’s top officials met last month and went over city spending as though they were ticking items off their weekly grocery list. Funding a community garden? Check. Reimbursing employees for travel costs? Check. Sinking another $1 million into a city-owned hotel that’s been bleeding money for years? Check. When Mayor Brandon Scott floated the possibility of selling the Hilton Baltimore Inner Harbor at a news conference after the spending board meeting, the idea drew cheers outside City Hall.
No, Baltimore can’t just sell the Hilton Inner Harbor because it’s losing money
January 5, 2024