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Federal Hill Main Street

Contact Information

Hillary Chester
42 E. Cross St.
Baltimore, MD 21230
Phone: (410) 727-4500

Service Description

As part of the Baltimore Main Streets program, Federal Hill Main Street assists in the revitalization of our commercial corridors. We provide a range of support to businesses, including marketing and event planning, architectural services for façade renovations, streetscape improvements, technical support and access to the Baltimore Development Corporation’s façade improvement grant and loan programs.

Baltimore Main Streets is a program of the Baltimore Development Corporation, which serves as the economic development agency for the City. Our mission is to retain and expand existing businesses, support cultural resources, and attract new opportunities that spur economic growth and help create jobs.

Services Offered

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting, Development and Review
  • Demographic/Census Data

Economic and Site Development

  • Lease Review
  • Revitalization
  • Site Location Assistance
  • Tax Credits


  • Demographics/Census Data
  • E-Commerce/Internet Marketing
  • Market Research

Networking Organizations

  • Geographically Based
  • Small Business/General

Office, Incubator, Laboratory, Kitchen and Meeting Space

  • Conference/Meeting and Event Space
  • Office Space
  • Retail Space
  • Site Location

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Business Issues Related to a Specific City
  • Maryland Business Issues
  • Small Business Policy
  • Women's Business

Regulatory Compliance

  • Codes
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits

Starting a Business

  • Forming a Business
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits
  • Site Location

Technical Assistance

  • Commercialization