The Partnership is actually two entities working together as one: the Downtown Management Authority (DMA), which oversees a 106-block improvement district in the heart of Baltimore, and Downtown Partnership of Baltimore (DPOB), the non-profit that has successfully grown Baltimore’s economic and residential base. This dual structure allows for a bigger set of tools with which to solve problems and create new opportunities.Read Our Story
Downtown Partnership participates in the “Second Chance” employment program, providing job opportunities with competitive wages and benefits for formerly incarcerated individuals. Explore Careers
This free event is exclusively for DPOB Members and offers a chance to network with some of Downtown’s leaders in business, real estate, government, and more. This seasonal event is taking place at Center Plaza and will kick off our Winter in the Garden event series.December 12 @ 5:30 pm More Info
This holiday season, enjoy a spectacular Not So Silent Night dance party in Downtown’s Center Plaza in December 14 from 7-11 PM.December 14 @ 7:00 pm More Info
A Winter Weekend with Love Event Come enjoy a holiday shopping extravaganza with 20+ vendors. Requesting donations of new toys, toiletries and non-perishable food. The Greenmount West Community Center Foundation […]December 23 @ 12:00 pm More Info
Our operations team is hard at work 7 days a week keeping Downtown Baltimore beautiful, safe, and inviting. DPOB operations fleet is comprised of Clean Street Ambassadors (CSAs), Downtown Baltimore Guides (DBGs), Park Stewards, and Homeless Outreach team members.
CSAs work day and night emptying trash from more than 400 cans in the DMA, sweeping the streets, removing graffiti, cleaning alleys, and reporting code violations.Learn More
Our DBGs are the welcoming face of the DMA. They provide a visible, positive safety presence and serve as hospitality guides for those navigating Downtown.Learn More
Our outreach team has been able to help hundreds of homeless individuals find shelter, food, benefits, mental health care, medical care, and even permanent housing.Explore Our Services
Downtown Partnership’s Parks and Programming department improves, maintains, and programs numerous public spaces helping to provide a clean, inviting, and engaging Downtown experience.Explore Parks
DPOB is excited to announce its appointment of Carim Khouzami, President and CEO of BGE, to Chair the Downtown Partnership of Baltimore and Downtown Management Authority Board of Directors. Furthermore, DPOB is thrilled to introduce its newest Board members — a formidable lineup of leaders representing a diverse array of organizations, with expertise poised to propel the organization to new heights.Continue Reading
Looking back on 40 years of accomplishments while boldly and strategically forging new paths for the future, Downtown Partnership brings together community leaders at Annual Meeting, presented by Baker Donelson.Continue Reading
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