General Information

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Baltimore City Wabash District Court

Welcome to the District Court of Maryland for Baltimore City located on Wabash Avenue.

The District Court hears landlord/tenant cases, replevin actions, traffic violations, criminal cases classified as misdemeanors and certain felonies, and civil cases in the amount of $30,000 or less. The District Court does not conduct jury trials.

Hon. Halee F. Weinstein
​​​​​Administrative Judge
Mary J. Abrams
​​​​​Administrative Clerk
Linda Lewis
​​​​​Administrative Commissioner
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General Information: 410-878-8000 | Toll-free (In-state only): 1-800-937-3788
TTY users call Maryland RELAY: 711

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The courthouse is located at 5800 Wabash Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215-3330. For assistance with special needs, contact the court immediately.

I-695 North
From I-695 North, take Exit 18 East, LOCHERN. (Liberty Rd. RT 26). Turn left onto Patterson Avenue (5th light). After you pass the second light, turn slight right onto Wabash Avenue. Continue 0.6 mile. The Edward F. Borgerding Court is on the right.

I-695 South
From I-695 South, take Exit 20, Reisterstown Road- PIKESVILLE. Drive approximately 2 to 3 miles until you see Reisterstown Shopping Center on the right side. At the next light, yield Right onto Patterson Avenue. Make a left at the second light onto Wabash Avenue. Continue 0.6 mile. The Edward F. Borgerding Court is on the right.

Downtown Baltimore
From downtown Baltimore, take I-83 N/Jones Falls Expressway to Exit 10B, NORTHERN PARKWAY - WEST. Continue on WEST NORTHERN PARKWAY for approximately 3 miles. Turn slight right onto Wabash Avenue. Make a left turn at Mt. Hope Drive. Make the first left into the parking lot. The Edward F. Borgerding Court is on the right side.

Bus Information 
MTA Buses, numbers 27, 58, 59 and 60, have bus stops nearby.
Metro and Light Rail - The Metro Subway Reisterstown Plaza Station is on Wabash Ave.

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Parking lot on site.

District 1- Baltimore City

new bubbleAdministrative Order- 06/24/2021
Administrative Order - 06/01/2021
Phase V - Reopening Plan - 04/29/2021
Return to Phase IV - Baltimore City Protocols - 03/15/2021
Return to Phase III - Reopening Plan - 11/16/2020
Phase IV -Reopening Plan - 08/26/2020
Phase III -Reopening Plan - 07/17/2020
COVID-19 Screening Form - 07/17/2020
Phase II - Reopening Plan - 06/05/2020
Baltimore City -COVID Protocols - 04/20/2020
Baltimore City-Order Extending the Stay of Evictions as a result of COVID-19- 03/30/2020
Statewide - Issued by the Chief Judge of the District Court
Communication Regarding The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Interim Final Rule Involving The CDC Agency Order And Failure To Pay Rent Landlord Tenant Actions - 04/30/2021
Emergency Rental Assistance Program  - 04/30/2021
Communication on CDC Agency Order and Landlord Tenant Actions - 03/30/2021
Fourth Revised Communication Affidavit Judgment in the District Court - 03/12/2021
Communication Regarding District Court Restricted Operations and Landlord/Tenant Actions During Return to Phase IV - 02/26/2021
Communication Regarding the Recently Enacted Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 - Updated 01/29/2021

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