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July 12, 2024
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Who We Are

When you think about Downtown Partnership, think about all the Downtown Partners, Organizers, and Businesses building a better Baltimore. We are all DPOB, and we’ve been making Baltimore great for over 35 years. Scroll to learn more.

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About Us

Many people don’t realize it, but The Partnership is really two entities working together as one.

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Downtown Management Authority

The DMA is at the heart of what we do. Clean, green, safety, and hospitality services make up the core of our organization's mission.

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Downtown Partnership of Baltimore

From events, to residential and business outreach, DPOB is your connection to everything that’s happening in Maryland’s largest business center, cultural district, and fastest-growing neighborhoods.

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Meet Our Staff


Whether they’re sweeping the streets, planting flowers in Center Plaza, or raising money to support minority-owned businesses Downtown, the DPOB team is a diverse group of individuals all working hard to keep Baltimore great.

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What's Up, Downtown?

The Latest DPOB Announcements


Meet the businesses selected by DPOB and MCB Real Estate for BOOST Harborplace Program

In partnership with MCB Real Estate, we are excited to announce the recipients of the Downtown BOOST Harborplace Local Tenancy Program. This initiative will bring seven Black-owned businesses to Harborplace, revitalizing the historic pavilions and waterfront with a fresh and vibrant energy.

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Building Momentum: State of Downtown Baltimore Recap

With over 550 local leaders in attendance, plus insights from Brookings Placemaking Expert, Downtown Partnership highlights the progress made, and the potential for growth to come at annual State of Downtown Breakfast, presented by Gallagher Evelius & Jones.

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Call for Vendors: Pratt Street Market

The Pratt Street Market returns to Pratt & Light Streets this May, and we’re searching for vendors interested in joining us at this popular lunchtime market. 

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DPOB Unveils CITIBIN Pilot Trash Can

Installation of a new trash can at 400 E. Pratt Street demonstrates momentum for Clean and Green initiatives in the downtown Baltimore core.

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