Charles Village Civic Association, Baltimore, Maryland
Mark your calendars for the CVCA's annual celebration and election of Officers & Board members: Tuesday, September 23, 6:30 PM @ SS. Philip & James Church Hall (b/t 28th & 29th Streets on Charles). Potluck Supper— bring your favorite side dish or dessert. All are welcome. Encourage neighbors to help celebrate Charles Village as a great place. Note—date changed to Tuesday because of Rosh Hashanah.
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CVCA's National Night Out on August 5 a Big Success!

Big thanks to all who came out for the CVCA's NNO celebration -- big crowd! Great thanks for generous donations of food and drink to St. Mary's Restaurant, Tambers, Meet27, American Wings & Pizza, YUM's Asian Bistro, Insomnia Cookies, Parts & Labor, CVCBD.

Special thanks to many CVCA Board volunteers: Sharon Guida & John Henderson for organizing the event. Reggie Parker for coordinating lots of food and drink donations. John Spurrier for DJing. Sandy Sparks & Jennifer Erickson with community volunteers for managing the abundant flow of food and drinks throughout the evening. John Fink & Carlo Carlini for grilling all evening.

Big thanks to SS Philip & James and Dee Dee Clark for using the beautiful St. Patrick’s Garden for the event. CVCBD for supplemental Sanitation & Patrol support. Northern District Police Officers for continuing support of this annual event.

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Learn more about The Baltimore
Streetcar Campaign

See the new video simulation showing the proposed route and new technology (i.e. no overhead wires).


Subscribe to receive Streetcar updates, volunteer, donate or learn about the benefits of a Streetcar in Baltimore & Charles Village that include:
  • Make Baltimore a national model for innovative, environmentally friendly neighborhood development Create jobs
  • Encourage private investment and economic development in the heart of Baltimore
  • Expand the range of tourism, allowing more businesses and areas (like Charles Village) to benefit from the 11 million visitors to the Inner Harbor annually.
  • Enhance the visibility of Baltimore's educational, arts, and cultural institutions (think JHU & BMA).
  • Showcase the city's architectural gems and history (Charles Village, Old Goucher, Abell . . . )
Scroll all the way down to view the 3:47 video simulation by clicking on Streetcar visual where its says "vimeo".

Heard about the Great Schools in Charles Village Program? MORE >>

Charles Village is a vibrant, diverse, walkable neighbor-hood with lots of amenities for all differnt kinds of people, from young familys to older couples. From public schools and open spaces to easily accessible shopping districts and cultural institutions, the neighborhood value is strong and gaining. If you are interested in becoming part of our community, we want to make sure you know there are great resources for home buyers in the area. Find out more here.

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a free monthly cultural series of talks, presentations, and concerts


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Welcome to one of America's Great neighborhoods

We are proud to live in this diverse, vibrant community, where so many interesting people are doing so many good things. We encourage you to join us in helping make Charles Village even better. Click this link to read what the American Planning Association has to say about our neighborhood:
"Charles Village Named
one of America's Great Neighborhoods"