James Fisher: DGS September 2016 Employee of the Month!

On November 10th 1966 James “Jim” Fisher began working for the City of Baltimore, nearly 50 years ago. He started at Memorial Stadium and worked there until its demolition in 1996.

Jim Fisher

Victor Hood: DGS August 2016 Employee of the Month!

Mr. Hood has been working for the City of Baltimore Fleet Management for about 20 years.

Victor Hood

Director Days Celebrate the Labor of DGS Team Members

DGS Director Steve Sharkey is celebrating Labor Day by engaging with employees; he is working with them on tough jobs during a week of Director Day visits to two DGS divisions: Fleet Management and

Flag House

Spotlight: Shaquita Gause

Shaquita Gause was raised in Baltimore with an older brother. She lived throughout Baltimore in her childhood and attended the Baltimore Polytechnic Institute where she studied engineering. Ms.

Shaquita - DGS

DGS July Employee of the Month : Mike Beane

Congratulations to Mike Beane, the July 2016 Employee of the Month!

Mike Beane and the Director

Director joins the DGS Paint Team

On July 8th Director Steve Sharkey spent the morning painting the Benton building with the DGS paint team.

Sharkey - Painting

DGS Director Sharkey Named a NextGen Public Service Awards Finalists

Each year, the NextGen Public Service Awards recognizes public servants who have gone above and beyond to serve their communities and organizations.

Sharkey on Ladder at Courthouse East

Director Day - Courthouse East

Last week the Director of the Department of General Services had the pleasure of working with Will Carrington, the Building Maintenance Coordinator in Courthouse East.

Sharkey on Ladder at Courthouse East

DGS Awarded a 2016 Baltimore Heritage, Inc. Award

The Department of General Services (DGS) was honored to receive the 2016 Historic Preservation Award for Restoration from the Board of Directors of Baltimore Heritage, Inc.

Roland Avenue Trolley Stop - after accident

Day of Service at Great Kids Farm

On June 16th, 29 DGS employees volunteered at Great Kids Farm to support Baltimore City Public Schools. Great Kids Farm engages Baltimore City Schools’ students at all grade levels to su