Parklets are designed to be publicly accessible for the enjoyment of all, and are privately constructed and maintained. The city maintains a website that explains how to apply for parklets, along with information on code compliance and other requirements.The idea is to create a more pedestrian-friendly environment through the use of a platform extending into the street, built to match the grade of the sidewalk, with seating provided by benches or chairs. Staff looks at criteria relating to a potential parklet’s location and whether or not community support is evident.Travel also will be free throughout weekends and on six holidays: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas.Overhead signs will read “open to all” at those times. Pass will not be required to access the express toll lanes for free, nor will requirements for a carpool be in effect, transportation officials said.BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The hunt is on for more members of a notoriously violent gang police say terrorized a East Baltimore neighborhood for years.Derek Valcourt has more as police crack down on the Black Guerrilla Family gang.Using a historic image of an electric streetcar taken at the corner of 47th and Grove streets (since renamed to Martin Luther King, Jr.Way), the project designers have created a replica of an old time trolley car.
And don’t forget to order a side of delight, orange beef, and General Tso’s chicken with super-fresh ingredients (including all-white-meat chicken) and serving it up with a genuine smile.Friday and won’t begin collecting tolls again until the Monday morning commute.Going forward, the express toll lanes only will operate on weekdays between 5 a.m. under changes approved by the state Transportation Commission on Tuesday.The BGF originated in West Coast prisons, but has the second largest membership right here in Maryland.In fact, earlier this year, federal authorities charged BGF gang member Tavon White with essentially running the Baltimore City Detention Center.
Overnight, police tracked down and arrested two more alleged gang members, bringing the total number of arrested to 35. Murders, shootings, drug trafficking and witness intimidation.