Media Inquiries

Media Inquiries

DPW's Office of Communications and Strategic Alliances 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).

Media Relations Contacts
Yolanda Winkler, Chief, Office of Communications and Strategic Alliances
James Bentley, Communications Director 
Jennifer Combs, Public Relations Officer

Media relations contacts 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:

Facebook logo https://www.facebook.com/BaltimoreCityDepartmentofPublicWorks/

Twitter logo https://twitter.com/BaltimoreDPW

Nextdoor logo https://nextdoor.com/city/feed/


Press Releases
DPW press releases can be found here.