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$1 Million in Donations For Coronavirus Relief and Response in Maryland

“To get through this challenge requires everyone—residents, businesses, government, and relief organizations—to work together.”

Walkway lights patterson park

Lighting brings new life to Baltimore’s oldest city park

BGE helps Baltimore City’s Department of Recreation and Parks make Patterson Park safer and more inviting while saving energy and reducing maintenance costs.

Osprey Watch: How you can help protect birds and prevent electric outages

Through crowd-sourcing initiative, BGE identifies and safely removes osprey nests found on electric equipment

Mervo plumbing student examines pipe

BGE, Baltimore City Public Schools launch plumbing career program

New program at Mervo is next chapter in workforce development; “I didn’t grow up in a neighborhood that has a lot of opportunities and that’s why my internship at BGE meant so much to me”

Red Alert! BGE’s “Wires Down” Video Challenge Back

It’s a jingle with an incredibly important message that many folks know by heart.

Fountain Green Elementary School in Harford County Wins BGE’s Natural Gas Safety Contest

“Educating our customers, especially children, on how to remain safe around natural gas is a priority for BGE.”

BGE brings a weather station and a tier 5 garden to Hillcrest Elementary

“Students were fascinated that Catonsville received 84 inches of rain last year, more than any other Maryland town.”

Making Hiking Trails and Parklands Better in Baltimore

Leakin Park visitors enjoy reforestation and restoration along an upgraded section of natural gas pipeline that safely and reliably serves BGE customers.

Fire and Ice: Vital resources for the first responders who perform emergency ice rescues

In Baltimore County, two volunteer fire departments are responsible for ice rescue emergencies, which require hours of training and specialized equipment. And that equipment doesn’t come cheap.

Community Ecology Center garden

CEI and BGE partner to bring urban gardens to Columbia

With help from a BGE Green Grant, community gardens will offer area residents new skills and healthy outdoor activities – as well as delicious vegetables.

First BGE EV Fast Charger installed in Carroll County

In just 30 minutes, electric vehicle drivers can now fully charge their cars in Carroll County

Kids on the Creek

Children get soaked with water, fun and facts during Kids on the Creek Day

The Spa Creek Conservancy introduces kids to the joys of splashing around and connects them to their local waterway

Innovative Music Studio Feeds Kids’ Creativity

“One group created a podcast from a discussion about one of the books they read in class.”

Humane Society of Carroll County

Helping vulnerable pets when they are most in need

“Knowing where you can get help for your pets in an emergency is something most families don’t think about. There are resources like ours that can help,” said Dawn Kinna, Humane Society of Carroll County.

Historic Broadway Market reopens in Fells Point

BGE helped bring the once dormant market back to life

First BGE Workforce Collaborative class graduates

Program successfully connects job seekers with major contractors to support increased pace of work on BGE’s electric and gas infrastructure

BGE drone team at Mervo

BGE introduces Mervo Students to a new career path: Drone Piloting

BGE drone team puts their work on display for Baltimore City high school students to highlight job opportunities in the drone industry

Boys and Girls Club Westminster

BGE and The Boys & Girls Club of Westminster work to bring urban farming to Carroll County

A community garden introduces high school students to the joys of working in the dirt, the satisfaction of problem solving and the delights of fresh vegetables