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Michael Braverman, DHCD Commissioner Mayor Bernard C. "Jack" Young

Planning and Development

The Office of Planning and Development is responsible for the redevelopment of its public housing stock through the use of the mixed-finance public development method. The goal, using a combination of public and private financing and partnerships, is to develop public housing that is integrated physically, socially, and economically with the greater community, thus improving job availability, community services, and citizen self-sufficiency. P&D strives to achieve its goals by operating as a private real estate company and providing the following services:

Real Estate Development:

Identifies public housing developments in need of redevelopment. Through use of federally subsidized HOPE VI funds, Replacement Housing Factor Funds, or the Capital Fund Program, P&D has been able to redevelop six (6) Baltimore City public housing developments, which include:

Current Projects


ODonnell Heights

Orchard Ridge

Relevant Links

Baltimore City Anchor Institution Neighborhoods Map