Recent News

Director Chow Named Civil Engineer of the Year

Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) Director Rudolph S. Chow, P.E., has been named Civil Engineer of the Year by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Maryland Section. 

Application for Quantitative Control Waiver

Armistead Gardens Elementary School
Modular Building Addition
5001 E. Eager Street
Baltimore City, Maryland

JFX Lane Closures Overnight Friday to Allow for Water Main Repairs

Motorists on the Jones Falls Expressway (Interstate 83) are advised to watch for lane closures and detours near the Maryland Avenue overpass beginning Friday night, June 16. The closures are necessary to allow crews to repair a broken 10-inch water main located under the elevated portion of Maryland Avenue.

The NEW Druid Lake Project is Underway!

Mayor Catherine E. Pugh, joined by Baltimore City Department of Public Works Director Rudolph S. Chow, P.E., Baltimore City Department of Recreation and Parks Acting Director William Vondrasek, and members of the Community to Kick-Off the construction of the New Druid Lake.

Media Advisory:The NEW Druid Lake Kick-Off

Mayor Catherine E. Pugh and DPW Director Rudolph S. Chow, P.E., to announce Wednesday, June 14, the beginning of construction work on the major, five-year, $140 million project to install new water tanks at Druid Lake to protect our drinking water.

Application for Quantitative and Qualitative Control Waivers

Proposed House
6120 – 6122 Stuart Avenue
Baltimore City, Maryland 21209

Application for Redevelopment Waiver

Greektown Redevelopment - Phase 3
4526 O’Donnell Street
Baltimore City, Maryland

Application for Redevelopment Waiver

Brown Funeral Home Addition
2140 N Fulton Avenue
Baltimore City, Maryland

Small Hauler Participation Increases with Convenient, Low-Cost Trash Disposal

Baltimore’s small commercial waste haulers are responding enthusiastically to the opportunity to dispose of refuse at the Northwest Transfer Station. Results from the first two months of operation show that, on average, more than 41 tons of waste is making its way each day to the facility at 5030 Reisterstown Road.


Application for Redevelopment Waiver and Qualitative Control Waiver

Ashburton Generator Standby Generator
Water Contract No. 1305
3001 Druid Park Drive
Baltimore City, Maryland