Mayor Catherine Pugh

Julius White

Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh's spokesman stepped down on the same day he was publicly introduced. Former city police officer Darryl Strange was still in the process of being vetted when questions arose about lawsuits stemming from his five-years with the Police Department.

Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh delivered here "State of the City" address Monday afternoon. Although not said outright, it appeared the state of Baltimore City is a work in progress or to be continued.

BALTIMORE, Md.  — Late Friday, Mayor Catherine Pugh called on the Maryland Department of Transportation and Governor Hogan to make available emergency funding that would provide "bridge" bus service for those who daily rely on the MetroLink Subway system that will be closed for an indefinite period due to much needed repairs.