May 23, 2024

State of Downtown Report to Be Released on June 30

June 23, 2020
Baltimore's Inner Harbore at night featuring city skyline.

Downtown Partnership to release 
annual State of Downtown Report in a free webinar on 
Tuesday, June 30
. The event will include experts from the Johns Hopkins 
Carey Business School who will discuss economic recovery from Covid-19


BALTIMORE – Downtown Partnership of Baltimore will release its annual State of Downtown Baltimore Report in a special webinar at 9 am on Tuesday, June 30. During the free event, Downtown Partnership President, Shelonda Stokes will be joined by experts from the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School who will discuss the data, examine the effects of COVID-19 on higher education, an important economic sector in Greater Baltimore, and provide lessons about pandemic recovery from an expert alumnus in Bejing, China.

The State of Downtown Baltimore Report provides benchmark economic data about the region’s biggest economic engine by tracking employment, residential growth, visitation, and investment. The data covers calendar year, 2019, before the pandemic set in. During the webinar, The Partnership will release a companion report that examines the economic impacts of COVID-19 on the local economy.

The State of Downtown webinar is free and open to the public. Advance registration is required.

Downtown Partnership officials will be available for pre-scheduled interviews immediately following the program. Press can schedule the interviews by emailing Mike Evitts,

Thank you very much to: our Presenting Sponsor, Gallagher Evelius & Jones LLP; our Leadership Sponsors the Baltimore Development Corporation, M&T Bank, and T. Rowe Price; our Patron Sponsors, the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School, Vicinity Energy, and The Daily Record; and our Community Partners, BCT Architects and The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company.