RIP- Former Md. governor William Donald Schaefer
Former Md. governor, Baltimore mayor dies
(AP) – 18 minutes ago
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — William Donald Schaefer, the colorfully outspoken and combative Maryland governor and four-term Baltimore mayor who oversaw the transformation of downtown from a gritty center of urban decay into a tourist attraction, died Monday. He was 89.
The Associated Press: Former Md. governor, Baltimore mayor dies
The three things I remember the most about Schaefer was
1. Baltimore ethnic festivals - great food in the summer
2. the dollar house program - help rehab alot of downtown housing
3. Baltimore Inner Harbor - some say it put Baltimore on the map
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