Welcome to Federal Hill South Neighborhood Association!

The Federal Hill South Neighborhood Association (FHSNA) was created to promote and protect the common interests of the residents and property owners in the Federal Hill South community. FHSNA serves the neighborhood bounded by Light Street, Cross Street, Covington Street and Fort Avenue.

Upcoming Events                                                                                                    

FHSNA Annual Chili Cook-off


5:00 pm

Little Havana

Interested participants should e-mail

fhschilicookoff@gmail.com to sign up.

(See below for details)

Monthly Meeting


7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 St. Ignatius Loyola Academy

300 Gittings St.

(See below for details)

Volunteer Opportunities


Contact Person

E-mail Address


Ben Harless


Newsletter Delivery

Melissa Evans


Clean-Up Committee

Melissa Evans


Crime/Safety Committee

Mark Jaskulski 


Garden Club

Jim Peterson


Tree Steward Committee

Joanna Pi-Sunyer



News from the Blues

News from the Blues (Police Blues!)

The Baltimore Police Department (BPD) is committed to transparency in its operations and administration and is taking steps to share its mechanisms for holding officers, supervisors, and commanders accountable for their conduct and performance. BPD’s website has a new “Transparency” section, located at: https://www.baltimorepolice.org/open-and-transparent. Here are some of the topics addressed:

Body worn cameras (BWC)

Use of Force

Officer Involved Shootings

Training Procedures

For detailed information on these topics, go to ==> 


Recent Announcements

  • FHSNA COP (Citizen on Patrol) Walk - Monday, October 17 at 7:00 pm Federal Hill South Neighborhood Association and our BCPD community liaison Officer Sheena Newman are hosting a COP Walk on Monday, October 17 at 7:00pm. Please come and enjoy an ...
    Posted Oct 12, 2016, 6:28 AM by Fina Santa-Maria
  • Thomas Johnson Elementary Middle School 8th Annual Fall Festival - Saturday, October 8 Thomas Johnson Elementary Middle School 8th Annual Fall Festival and Silent AuctionFREE Admission! Rain or Shine! 100 E Heath St. 12-4 PM.Food and Drink, Silent Auction, Arts ...
    Posted Sep 21, 2016, 8:02 AM by Fina Santa-Maria
  • CCSB Oktoberfest "Biergarten", Saturday, September 24 OKTOBERFEST "Biergarten" - Sponsored by the Catholic Community of South Baltimore   Saturday, September 24 Noon to 4 pm German Food, Live Music, Wheels of Chance, Games, Raffle, White Elephant Sale, Kid ...
    Posted Sep 21, 2016, 7:56 AM by Fina Santa-Maria
  • Neighborhood Clean-up - Saturday, September 10 Volunteers needed to help clean up our neighborhood!The next community clean-up of the year is scheduled for Saturday, September 10th from 8:30 am - 11:30 am.  A ...
    Posted Sep 6, 2016, 1:11 PM by Fina Santa-Maria
  • Federal Hill International Guitar Series - Saturday, June 18 Don't miss internationally acclaimed Duo Amaral on Saturday, June 18th, at 6:30PM.  You will be blown away by the virtuosity and intensity of masterful guitarists Jorge Amaral and ...
    Posted May 23, 2016, 5:56 AM by Fina Santa-Maria
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Hear Ye! Hear Ye!

FHSNA Annual Chili Cook-off - Sunday, January 29 at Little Havana 

Please join us on Sunday January 29th, 2017 at Little Havana Restaurante y Cantina at 5pm for Federal Hill South Neighborhood Association's Annual Chili Cook-Off event.

Tickets will be sold at the door; $10 per person (FREE for children 10 and under). 

Come sample and vote on 25 homemade Chilis, partake in drink specials and enjoy live entertainment provided by Roses N Rust. 

If interested in entering your delicious Chili recipe email to  
fhschilicookoff@gmail.com.   Include your name, Chili Name, Chili Description, and email address. 

Bragging rights and prizes to the top Chilis!

FHSNA Monthly Meetings

FHSNA Meeting Tuesday, November 29
*** Last Meeting of 2016 ***


Location: St. Ignatius Loyola Academy, 300 Gittings St.
Time: 7:00 - 8:00 pm 
Come early (6:30 pm) for food and drink with your neighbors!

BYO refreshments for social.