Marc Steiner

Baltimore City Power Rankings: Branded Polorses, fickle Ravens fans, the Fatberg, more

Baltimore City Power Rankings: Branded Polorses, fickle Ravens fans, the Fatberg, more

⬆︎ Baltimore Clayworks

Over the summer we all thought Baltimore Clayworks was gonna be gone for good—with over $1 million in debt and a failed attempt to leverage the sale of their buildings in order to stay open, its board decided abruptly to close and file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy. But after some tension between board members and a grassroots fundraising campaign to save Clayworks, the old board resigned and a new board agreed to take on that massive debt and revive the 37-year-old Mount Washington ceramic institution. That debt is daunting, but the new board says they've already been making payments toward what they owe, and donors have helped raise $350,000....

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