Company:East Baltimore Development Inc.
Location(s):1731 East Chase St
Created in 2003, East Baltimore Development Inc. (EBDI) is a nonprofit partnership of private and public entities that is undertaking the single largest redevelopment project in Baltimore, transforming 88 acres with $1.8 billion in new investments.
EBDI’s mission is to successfully attract market-oriented investment, development, population and enterprise to the East Baltimore community…while equipping community residents with the skills, information and resources they need to benefit from new housing, employment, business and educational opportunities and…while reinforcing the long-term success and vitality of the world-class health and research facilities that anchor and economically power the neighborhood, the city and the region.
What distinguishes EBDI’s revitalization project from other large-scale development efforts is its commitment to “Responsible Development.” This development approach combines economic, community, and human development strategies in ways that seek to ensure maximum benefit from the revitalization efforts for area residents, businesses, and the surrounding communities.