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DPW’s Labor Day Closures and Service Interruptions

Posted: August 29, 2014

BALTIMORE MD (August 29, 2014) - Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) Director Rudolph S. Chow, P.E., reminds residents that Labor Day is a City holiday and that DPW offices will be closed Monday, September 1, 2014. NO TRASH AND RECYCLING COLLECTION: Mondays are not regular curbsid...

Update on Aug. 12 Sanitary Sewer Overflows Second Highest Rainfall in History Flooded Sewer Lines

Posted: August 25, 2014

BALTIMORE, MD (August 22, 2014) – The rainfall of early last week was one of the heaviest ever recorded in the region. This resulted in extreme amounts of rainwater infiltration into our aging sewer lines, causing this rain water and diluted sewage to overflow at several locations. While the s...

DPW’s Labor Day Closures and Service Interruptions

Posted: August 20, 2014

BALTIMORE MD (August 20, 2014) Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) Director Rudolph S. Chow, P.E., reminds residents that Labor Day is a City holiday and that DPW offices will be closed Monday, September 1, 2014. NO TRASH AND RECYCLING COLLECTION: Mondays are not regular curbside trash ...

Final Reports on Sanitary Sewer Overflows Compiled

Posted: August 15, 2014

BALTIMORE, MD (August 15, 2014) – The Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) announced the estimated sanitary sewer overflows due to record rainfall earlier this week exceeded 3 million gallons. A previously reported overflow at the Patapsco Wastewater Treatment Plant on the afternoo...

City DPW Reports Sanitary Sewer Overflows

Posted: August 13, 2014

BALTIMORE, MD (August 12, 2014) – The Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) announced two sanitary sewer overflows this afternoon, both believed due to heavy volume of rain infiltrating the sewer system.  Utility Maintenance crews responded to a report at 2:19 p.m. of an overfl...

Alley Sweeping Comes to Baltimore Neighborhoods

Posted: August 11, 2014

August 11, 2014 (BALTIMORE, MD) — Alleys in selected Baltimore neighborhoods will soon get weekly mechanical sweeping. This program is another proactive initiative being launched by the Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) aimed at keeping City neighborhoods clean.   "Mechani...

BaltiMeter Rollout Begins in September

Posted: August 06, 2014

August 5, 2014 (Baltimore, MD) - Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and Department of Public Works (DPW) Director Rudolph S. Chow, P.E., announced today the automated water meter upgrade program, known as BaltiMeter, will begin the first week of September with installations in the City&rs...

City DPW Reports Sanitary Sewer Overflow Stopped

Posted: July 30, 2014

BALTIMORE, MD (July 30, 2014) – The Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) announced that a sanitary sewer overflow, originating in the 2100 block of Washington Boulevard, released an estimated 43,000 gallons of sewage into the Gwynns Falls over a two week period. The flow was estimat...

DPW to Start Proactive Sewer Lateral Program

Posted: July 30, 2014

July 29, 2014 (BALTIMORE, MD) — As part of a concerted effort to reduce sewer backups, Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) Director Rudolph S. Chow, P.E., today announced a proactive initiative to investigate and address problematic locations. Specifically this program will examine...

Liberty Reservoir Day 2014

Posted: July 24, 2014

BALTIMORE. MD (July 24, 2014) – Please join Mayor Stephanie-Rawlings Blake and Baltimore City Department of Public Works Director Rudolph S. Chow, P.E., at Liberty Reservoir Day, this Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Liberty Dam, Liberty Dam Rd., 21104. The event will celebrate...
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