Latest News from Council District Eight

Saturday, May 2, 2015, 4 p.m.: Saturday, May 2, 4 p.m.: Councilmember Parks Appearing on CNN with Don Lemon to Discuss Definition of Justice and Next Steps for Baltimore After Officers Charged in Death of Freddie Gray

Councilmember Bernard C. Parks will appear on CNN with anchor Don Lemon during the 4 p.m. hour (Pacific Time) on Saturday, May 2 to discuss the six Baltimore officers charged in the death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray.

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Friday, May 1, 2015, 4 p.m.: Councilmember Parks Appearing on CCTV America to Discuss Charges Brought Against Baltimore Police Officers in the Death of Freddie Gray

Councilmember Bernard C. Parks will appear on “The Heat” on CCTV America at 4:00 p.m. (Pacific Time) to discuss the charges brought against six Baltimore officers in the death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray.

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Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 10:05 am and 1:30 pm: Councilmember Parks Appearing on CNN with Wolf Blitzer and Jake Tapper to Discuss Latest Developments of Baltimore Riots

Councilmember Bernard C. Parks will appear on CNN around 10:05 a.m. and around 1:30 p.m. (both Pacific Time) to discuss the latest developments of the riots in Baltimore.

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Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 10 a.m.: Councilmember Parks Ushers in New Era of Development to South L.A. Intersection Ravaged in 1992 Riots

Councilmember Bernard C. Parks and representatives from Sassony Properties will take part in a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Vermont Entertainment Village to be anchored at the intersection of Vermont Avenue and Manchester Avenue, which has been vacant since the riots. 

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