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Public meeting about Penn Station redevelopment set for July 31

An artist’s rendering of the future Baltimore Penn Station, via Amtrak

Amtrak and the 14 companies it’s chosen to re-do Baltimore Penn Station and the surrounding area are ready to meet with the public later this month.

BSO Members to Play for Commuters, Travelers at Penn Station this Friday

The outside of Penn Station. Photo via Wikimedia Commons.

Members of the world-class Baltimore Symphony Orchestra will be welcoming Baltimore commuters home and sending travelers off for Christmas weekend this Friday.

Developers Picked to Overhaul Penn Station Eyeing Hotel, Apartments, Retail Space

An artist’s rendering of the future Penn Station. Image courtesy of Amtrak.

Amtrak has chosen a team of largely Baltimore-area developers, architects, contractors and others to handle Baltimore Penn Station’s much-awaited renovation.

Urban Landscape: Robotic Bicycle Storage Facility and Shop Proposed for Penn Station; Possible Buyer for 1 North Charles; Bidding Opens for Bard Building; Old Towson Fire Station Torn Down

Photo via Ammon Heisler Sachs

A full-service bike shop and robotic bike storage facility would open next to Baltimore’s Penn Station under a proposal from Race Pace Bicycles and Ammon Heisler Sachs Architects.

Billions in Amtrak Improvements for Baltimore (and Elsewhere)


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Taking the train is, theoretically, one of the most convenient ways to travel from Baltimore — but old tracks, dated equipment, and out-of-date trains often lead to delays and other annoyances.

Amtrak Train Catches Fire at Penn Station


israel and palestineFirefighters were called to Penn Station on Thursday to address smoke on the tracks.

Red Brick Townhouse, Recently Renovated: Live Car Free, In The Heart of Mt. Vernon


Hot House: 123 West Read Street, Mt. Vernon, Baltimore, MD 21201


Semi-detached, Federal-style townhouse with mansard detail, circa 1900, in red brick with recent rubber roof. 2,524 sq. ft over four floors with 6 bedrooms, 3 full baths, kitchen with stainless steel/granite counter and breakfast bar, living/dining room, large master bedroom suite. Hardwood floors throughout, 4 fireplaces, central a/c, basement: $399,900 (price recently reduced)