Media Inquiries

Media Request

The Division of Communications and Community Affairs provides information to the media and to me­mbers of the public regarding the activities and operations of the Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW).

DPW Public Information Officers (PIOs) can be reached during normal business hours at 410-545-6541. The office is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. On holidays and after normal business hours, members of the media can call 410-396-3100 to request the communications duty officer.

Stay Connected on Social Media
PIOs will provide updates about significant breaking news such as water main breaks, water outages, and road closures on one or more of the following:

Twitter: https://twitter.com/BaltimoreDPW
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BaltimoreCityDepartmentofPublicWorks/
Nextdoor: https://nextdoor.com/city/feed/

Press Releases
DPW press releases can be found here.