Open Works Wins Award from MD State Sustainable Growth Commission

Congratulation to Open Works, Winner of a Maryland Sustainable Growth Award for Sustainable Communities from the Maryland Sustainable Growth Commission. This award recognizes Open Work’s commitment to equitable economic growth, public participation, and quality of life.   The Maryland Sustainable Growth Awards celebrate significant achievement by individuals, businesses, organizations and local governments to realize the…

The Democratization of Information

Robert W. Deutsch Foundation President Jane Brown at the National Neighborhood Indicators Partnership (NNIP) Baltimore Meeting on May 17 The National Neighborhood Indicators Partnership (NNIP) is a collaboration between the Urban Institute and local organizations that connect people with neighborhood data. They tackle challenges in education, health, housing, economic opportunity, and public safety. Begun in…

Open Works in New York Times Travel Article

Exploring Baltimore, a City With Style to Spare, on a Budget by Lucas Peterson, FRUGAL TRAVELER, New York Times, APRIL 20, 2017 Excerpt: The arts seem to be flourishing in Baltimore; one effect of affordable real estate is that it encourages a creative community. “Art and music types can afford to stay,” said the artist…