Civic Archives - Page 2 of 101 - Technical.ly Baltimore

Civic

A call to action for the tech community civic

Jun. 8, 2020 7:47 am

A call to action for the tech community

"Race is still one of the main topics that isn’t acceptable to discuss in a professional setting, but it’s time for that to change. It’s time to get comfortable with uncomfortable conversations," writes Fearless CEO Delali Dzirasa.
The long-awaited cure civic

Jun. 5, 2020 4:13 pm

The long-awaited cure

"I believe the pandemic and the George Floyd movement are so intertwined," writes Alignstaffing CEO Aaron Copeland.
Baltimore Health Corps is coming to help flatten the curve of COVID-19 and unemployment civic

Jun. 5, 2020 10:50 am

Baltimore Health Corps is coming to help flatten the curve of COVID-19 and unemployment

Baltimore city wants to hire 300 unemployed residents as contact tracers, care coordinators and support staff with the new public-private initiative.
Here’s where 2020 Baltimore mayoral candidates stand on tech and entrepreneurship issues civic

May 27, 2020 5:37 pm

Here’s where 2020 Baltimore mayoral candidates stand on tech and entrepreneurship issues

From cybersecurity in city government to broadband access, check out the responses to a questionnaire we sent the city's mayoral hopefuls.
Against pandemic downturn, Mayor Young’s budget proposal seeks to keep funding for youth, IT initiatives civic

May 6, 2020 5:44 pm

Against pandemic downturn, Mayor Young’s budget proposal seeks to keep funding for youth, IT initiatives

Like other cities, Baltimore is facing budget cuts that will affect people. In a downturn, the priorities that the administration is seeking to keep say a lot, too.
5 years later, reflections on the Baltimore Uprising in another crisis moment civic

Apr. 27, 2020 11:14 am

5 years later, reflections on the Baltimore Uprising in another crisis moment

The night after Freddie Gray's funeral felt like it would change Baltimore. Now, during a pandemic, Assistant Editor Stephen Babcock reflects on a different kind of life-altering event.
The folks who answer Baltimore’s 911 calls are getting new location and mapping tech civic

Apr. 24, 2020 10:54 am

The folks who answer Baltimore’s 911 calls are getting new location and mapping tech

The cloud technology from RapidDeploy gives call takers more awareness in an emergency.
Baltimore’s new $5.5M fund aims to help small businesses reopen and redesign public spaces civic

Apr. 23, 2020 1:48 pm

Baltimore’s new $5.5M fund aims to help small businesses reopen and redesign public spaces

The new initiative also includes $3.5 million for small business grants, and a reopening task force.
These new Maryland laws are easing telehealth during the pandemic civic

Apr. 10, 2020 5:03 pm

These new Maryland laws are easing telehealth during the pandemic

Two bills expanding virtual visits that were passed by the Maryland General Assembly were enacted immediately to help stop the spread of COVID-19. Plus, Gov. Larry Hogan enacted an executive order.
Baltimore launches $50K grant fund for manufacturers making personal protective equipment civic

Apr. 2, 2020 5:49 pm

Baltimore launches $50K grant fund for manufacturers making personal protective equipment

It arrives as the city's makers and manufacturers are banding together and spinning up new operations to make face shields, hand sanitizer and more safety supplies for front-line workers in the pandemic.

Sign-up for daily news updates from Technical.ly Baltimore

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!