Tag: layoffs

City Schools Officials Hand Out 115 Pink Slips, Most of Them Outside of District Office

Baltimore City Schools headquarters on North Avenue, via Wikimedia Commons

Baltimore City Public Schools is set to lay off 115 full-time employees this month, most of them in actual schools, rather than the central district office on North Avenue.

Mayor Pugh’s Announcement About Fix for $130M School Deficit Underwhelms

City Schools headquarters on North Avenue, photo via Wikimedia Commons

Last Thursday, when thousands of students, teachers and parents rallied in Annapolis to ask state leaders to help fix the $130 million budget gap for Baltimore’s public schools, Mayor Pugh made a promise to the crowd that she’d have a solution to announce by Monday.

World Relief in Baltimore Lays Off 140 Staffers Due to Trump’s Refugee Resettlement Restrictions

World Relief’s downtown Baltimore headquarters.

President Donald Trump’s restrictions on refugee resettlements in the United States have led a Baltimore-based evangelical agency that works with refugees to shutter some of its offices and lay off a chunk of its staff.

City Schools Could Lay Off More than 1,000 Staff to Help Close $130M Budget Gap


Baltimore City Public Schools headquarters on North Avenue, Photo via Wikimedia Commons

Baltimore City Public Schools officials are considering major staff cuts to make up for an abnormally large budget deficit of $130 million for fiscal 2018.

The University of Baltimore Is Shrinking



At a time when some local universities are seeing record numbers of applicants, the University of Baltimore is undergoing the opposite trend.