Mayor Talks More About Market House; City Council to Consider Lease Amendments Tonight

Mayor Cohen continues to make the case about why the Market House lease with Gone to Market LLC, a Baltimore-based developer of markets, makes economic sense. In an op/ed piece in The Capital on Sunday, the Mayor argues that the financial terms in the lease create the “incentive” for Gone to Market “to build up [...]

‘Right vision … right operator … right protections’

In his video message this week (10:14), Mayor Cohen walks through the highlights of the City’s negotiated Market House lease with Gone to Market LLC, a Baltimore-based developer of markets. He explains what’s in the lease and what’s not. From the mayor’s perspective, the 30-year lease “reflects the priorities of the City Council” because it [...]

Big Step Forward on Market House: City of Annapolis, Gone to Market Strike Lease Deal

As the adage goes, all good things come in time. After months of deliberations between the City and Gone to Market LLC over the Market House, Mayor Cohen announced that a deal has been reached with the Baltimore developer on a proposed 30-year lease for the historic market at the foot of City Dock. The [...]

Mayor on Barnstorming Mission to Meet with Constituents

It has been a long time – much too long, in fact – since we’ve checked in. Oh, there has been plenty to talk about. New directors. Managing finances. Market House. Removing trees in the Historic District. City Dock Advisory Committee. More new directors. Overhauling the Annapolis Transit routes. Market House. Big rainstorm (try 10 [...]