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Nick and Bobby on the grill

2013 Spring Fair

Yum! Smell the aroma wafting in the air? The harvesting season was kicked off with the first Annual Spring Fair sponsored by Boone Street Farm, Cecil Elementary School Garden Club and Greater Greenmount Community Association.  On Wednesday May 29th from 3-6 PM in the 2100 block of Boone Street, residents enjoyed… [read more]

Blighted property in East Baltimore/Midway

Fight Blight

Like many inner city neighborhoods, the area which Greater Greenmount Community Association represents has too many structures that have been all but abandoned by their owners. To help rectify this blight, on April 30, 2013 GGCA along with five other community associations filed a lawsuit in the Circuit Court for… [read more]


In April and May 2013 GGCA board members attended the 2013 East Baltimore Leadership Academy, a three-session training program held at the renovated American Brewery building on Gay Street and the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Community Center on North Milton Avenue. The program was sponsored by Citizens Planning & Housing… [read more]

Baltimore Showstoppers Marching Band


Celebrate, indeed. That is what the Boone Street Garden Block Party was all about on October 6, 2012. Coming near the end of the 2012 growing season, neighborhood gardeners, the Boone Street farmers celebrated with  a barbecue, face painting for children, and a demonstration of the skill of the Baltimore Showstoppers… [read more]