Federal Hill Main Street

The Baltimore Main Streets program is a neighborhood revitalization program that provides customized support and technical assistance to the City’s commercial corridors.


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 Provided

Business Planning

  • Market Research
  • Market Plan Development
  • Forming a Business
  • Business Plan Consulting, Development and Review
  • Demographic/Census Data

Economic and Site Development

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


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

Networking Organizations

  • Geographically Based
  • Small Business/General

Office, Incubator, Laboratory, Kitchen and Meeting Space

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

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
  • Government Requirements

Starting a Business

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

Technical Assistance

  • Commercialization
Primary Contact
Cathy Rosenbaum
42 E. Cross St.