National Drive Electric Week 2015 – Baltimore, MD


National Drive Electric Week 2015 – Baltimore, MD

Day: Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Baltimore City Hall
250 City Hall
Baltimore, MD 21202

On September 16, 2015, Baltimore celebrated National Drive Electric Week by showcasing its first DC Fast Charge equipment outside of City Hall. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake spoke to a crowd of approximately 125 people, including a strong contingent of local press. The Mayor highlighted the City’s “Breath Easier” EV campaign, also calling attending to the City’s latest EV addition to its light duty fleet, including a Smart EV, Spark and Ford Focus Electric. Jill Sorensen of BEVI and Matt Wade of the Electric Vehicle Institute also spoke to highlight the City’s continuing investments in EV infrastructure.

Photo credit: Carling Sothoron

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is speaking at the podium. Her assistant is next to her. Behind the Mayor is Jill Sorensen’s Nissan LEAF and friend of Matt Weaver’s Chevy Spark.