Charles Village Civic Association, Baltimore, Maryland

Help Your Neighbors!
Please make a tax-deductible contribution* to
It Takes a Village Fund,
for Displaced 26th Street Residents:

Or donate by check: please make (fully tax-deductible) checks payable to:
"It Takes The Village Fund For displaced 26th Street residents" on the memo line. Mail or deliver to: Sandy Sparks, CVCA President, 2942 Guilford Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21218
*Fully tax-deductible contributions to the "It Takes The Village Fun" are managed through a fiscal sponsorship by Greater Homewood Community Corporation. (Consult your tax advisor.)
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Biking the Road

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>>>>Charles Village 5k Race Results Here!<<<

Traffic & Development
Updates & More >>

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.

Check out Second Wednesdays
at the Village Learning Place:
a free monthly cultural series of talks, presentations, and concerts


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About the design of this website:
Our banner shows the distinctive Victorian roofscape of Saint Paul Street. The green canopy of the main page suggests the comfort of our lovely tree-lined streets. The blue-sky motif signals our hope for the best and brightest future in this great community.  

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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"