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  • City DPW Reports Sanitary Overflow

    Published: October 24, 2014

    October 23, 2014 (BALTIMORE, MD) — The Baltimore City Department of Public Works has filed a sewage overflow notice with the Maryland Department of the Environment and the Baltimore City Health Department regarding a sewer overflow into Maidens Choice Run, a tributary of the Gwynns Falls, near the 800 Block of Unetta Avenue. The leak was confirmed by a DPW crew at approximately 2 p.m. and was stopped by 5 p.m. The cause of the overflow may be attributed to stormwater from the recent heavy rain that infiltrated the sanitary sewer system. The total overflow was estimated to be 36,...

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