Tag: Market House

Budge’s Market House bills pave way for McDonald’s lease, HPC on board

Budge’s Market House bills pave way for McDonald’s lease, HPC on board

| April 1, 2017

Finally, A Resolution For The Market House Like the Phoenix who rose from the ashes, the Market House in Annapolis will once again be a place to hang out, socialize and dine on inexpensive food.  With all the potential glitches now removed, residents and visitors can expect to experience the smells of what once was […]

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Can The Annapolis Market House Survive?

Can The Annapolis Market House Survive?

| February 5, 2014 | 1 Comment

When the Annapolis Market House re-opened for the most recent time this past September, the looming question in everyone’s mind was “can it survive?”  The building sat vacant for so many years and went through so many failed renovations in 12 years and two Mayors, it was a reasonable question. The mix of merchants in […]

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FINALLY: Market House Grand Opening Tomorrow

FINALLY: Market House Grand Opening Tomorrow

| September 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Joshua J. Cohen announces that the Market House Grand Opening Ceremony will be held on Saturday, September 7, at 10 a.m. The newest iteration of the building had a soft opening on Friday, August 30, at 11 a.m. “This weekend we begin a new chapter for the Market House,” Mayor Cohen said.  “We […]

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And The Market House Is Open Again — Sort Of…

And The Market House Is Open Again — Sort Of…

| June 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

On the last day of spring, just as Mayor Cohen promised, a City employee delivered a Use & Occupancy Permit to the Amsterdam Falafel Shop. But, the first vendor in the latest iteration of the Market House will not be open to the public until possibly Saturday, but more likely on Sunday! Eye On Annapolis […]

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Here Are Your New Market House Vendors

Here Are Your New Market House Vendors

| March 22, 2013 | 3 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Joshua J. Cohen announced the new lineup of vendors for the City’s iconic Market House that is scheduled to reopen later this spring. Eye On Annapolis first learned of the vendors back in December, but the final details of the leases and some negotiations with a third party had not been worked out […]

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A Preliminary Peek At Annapolis’ New Market House

A Preliminary Peek At Annapolis’ New Market House

| November 28, 2012 | 3 Comments

Eye On Annapolis has learned the plans for the new Market House.  While the City will not say, a source close to the project  has said that there will be six vendors and that all of the leases are in the process of being signed.  The Market House is scheduled to re-open in the spring […]

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Help Wanted: Market House Vendors

Help Wanted: Market House Vendors

| May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Mayor Joshua J. Cohen announces that food and retail vendors are invited to apply for leases at the historic Market House.  The City is seeking qualified regional and local businesses that provide quality offerings at a reasonable cost.  The City’s goal is to reopen the historic downtown market in the autumn of 2012. “I am thrilled that […]

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Mayor Cohen: Market House Update

Mayor Cohen: Market House Update

| February 23, 2012 | 2 Comments

In this month’s video update, Mayor Josh Cohen focuses on the Market House. He explains construction of the geothermal wells and discusses a major decision facing the City Council regarding the layout of the Market House. They must decide between two options. The first option is to reopen it with minimal changes. The second option is to […]

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Market House Money Pit

Market House Money Pit

| February 22, 2012 | 1 Comment

In response to yesterday’s meeting where the City Council agreed to seek a $300,000 budget transfer to fund the Market House, we received the following letter which was sent to Ward 8 Alderman, Ross Arnett. It has been re-published here with the author’s permission: Ross: Thanks for trying to prevent what will likely be another […]

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Santa Comes To The Market House

Santa Comes To The Market House

| December 1, 2011 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Joshua J. Cohen reminds kids of all ages to come to the Market House, have a picture with Santa and help raise money for the Annapolis Jaycees. Santa will be available at the Market House for photographs every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from noon to 6:00 p.m. until December 24.  If you are […]

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Market House Developer Sues Annapolis For Non-Payment

Market House Developer Sues Annapolis For Non-Payment

| October 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

<–to share this article with google, facebook, or twitter, please click the icons to the left! UPDATE:  We just spoke with the Rhonda Wardlaw, PIO for the City of Annapolis. Wardaw said, “the City plans to make the payment.” When questioned as to why it was not paid, she said that it was “unfortunate” that […]

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Pilot Program For City Dock Views

Pilot Program For City Dock Views

| October 5, 2011 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Joshua J. Cohen announces a partnership benefiting City businesses, residents, visitors and the Market House vendors by creating a pedestrian-friendly space for the public to spend time and enjoy the remarkable beauty of Annapolis’ City Dock. On a trial basis and as a pilot project, a portion of Market Space will be used […]

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Market House Opinions

Market House Opinions

| July 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

OK, the Market House has been open for a week and hopefully you have had a chance to give it a whirl. There are nine vendors in there including: b.b. Bistro Maryland Table Chick N Ruth’sDelly Pit Boys Oyster & Raw Bar Firenze’s Coffee &  Gelato Myra’s Popcorn Kitchen Wok Your Way Whimsey Cove Jerrie’s […]

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It’s Open!

It’s Open!

| July 11, 2011 | 1 Comment

<–Please share this great news with google, your friends on facebook and followers on twitter by using the icons to the left! UPDATE:  Video has been added below! “It’s open!” And with those two words uttered by Annapolis Mayor Josh Cohen, in front of a crowd of residents and local dignitaries and businesspeople, the icon […]

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Annapolis Seeks Vendors For Market House

Annapolis Seeks Vendors For Market House

| May 30, 2011 | 2 Comments

For vendors who are interested in the Market House, Annapolis is soliciting applications for short term leases. The following was issued by the City last week: Mayor Joshua J. Cohen invites vendors to apply for short-term leases at the Market House. An open invitation period began this week and will run until Friday, June 10. […]

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3 Market House Myths Debunked

3 Market House Myths Debunked

| May 21, 2011 | 2 Comments

<–please share this post with your facebook friends and twitter followers by clicking on the icons to the left. Once again, the City seems to be blowing smoke up the rear ends of whomever will listen. In an article published in The Capital today, Elisha Sauers writes about the latest dreams of the Administration for […]

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Washington Expresses Interest In Market House

Washington Expresses Interest In Market House

| April 1, 2011 | 2 Comments

<–Please be sure to share this exclusive breaking news with your friends on facebook and followers on twitter by using the icons to the left. It was only a matter of time until the incessant wrangling and inept management of the Annapolis Market House caught the eye of Washington.  Eye On Annapolis has learned from […]

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New Appointment, New Study In Annapolis

New Appointment, New Study In Annapolis

| March 5, 2011 | 3 Comments

A New Political Appointee We have learned that Eugene Peterson has recently been hired by Annapolis Mayor Joshua Cohen to serve in the Mayor’s office.  According to City spokesman, Phill McGowan, Peterson “will focus on community and constituent service.” Peterson is a member of the Board of Education and was a key member of the […]

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Market House Withdrawal Letter

Market House Withdrawal Letter

| February 16, 2011 | 1 Comment

The following letter was sent by Gone To market to the Mayor and Council advising of the intent to pull out of negotiations for the lease.  You can download the copy here.

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Cohen Seeks Proposals On Market House

Cohen Seeks Proposals On Market House

| February 15, 2011 | 16 Comments

The following press release was just issued by Annapolis City Hall: Annapolis, Md. (02-15-11) – At the behest of the proposed operator of the Market House, Mayor Joshua J. Cohen announces the City has agreed to set aside the proposed lease and, in the interest of openness and transparency, establish a formal bidding process for […]

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Annapolis Market House: DOA

Annapolis Market House: DOA

| February 14, 2011 | 29 Comments

A Never Ending Story NOTE: Please share this story with your facebook and twitter friends and followers by using the icons to your left. After paying Lehr Jackson nearly $10,000 per month for the past several months, after paying DLA Piper unknown hours to negotiate a lease, after countless hours of public testimony, after significant […]

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Sweetheart Deals For Downtown Businesses Not Unheard Of

Sweetheart Deals For Downtown Businesses Not Unheard Of

| February 14, 2011 | 4 Comments

Tonight, the Annapolis City Council is prepared to vote on the Market House. Specifically on a lease that will allow Gone To Market, LLC  to develop and manage the structure for up to 30 years. There has been much discussion on the lease and how it is is too one sided in favor of the […]

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