2021 Sanitary Consent Decree Public Meeting

The Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) held its Fourth Annual Consent Decree Public Information Session on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this meeting was held in a virtual format. Some 122 people joined this online meeting. Paul DeSantis, DPW’s Chief of Legal and Regulatory Affairs, presented an overview of the Department’s work, especially over the last 12 months, to meet the terms and conditions of the Modified Consent Decree. The annual public meeting is a requirement of the Modified Consent Decree, entered in U.S. District Court on Oct. 6, 2017.

The  video below captures the presentation delivered by Mr. DeSantis.

2021 MCD Annual Session Q&A

Visit the Virtual Meeting Room

Please visit our 3D virtual meeting room to get an in-depth look at the City’s progress under the Consent Decree. The virtual meeting room features presentations, flyers, maps and more that were presented during the Jan. 21 meeting. This immersive experience is available 24/7!