Recent News

Application for Qualitative Control Waiver

Primary Settling Tanks Nos 3 & 4 Rehabilitation at the Back River Wastewater Treatment Plant
8201 Eastern Ave

DPW to Update Public on Work to Comply With the Modified Sanitary Consent Decree

On Thursday, January 23, 2020, the Annual Consent Decree Public Meeting will be held at 1800 Washington Blvd., headquarters of the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE), in Baltimore. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m.

​Application for Variance

Baltimore City, Maryland

DPW to Provide Public Update on Sanitary Consent Decree Thursday, Jan. 23 at MDE Headquarters

The Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) will update residents on work to comply with the Modified Consent Decree for the City’s sewer collection system. The annual meeting to discuss this is 6:00 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 23 at the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE), 1800 Washington Blvd. in Baltimore. The meeting is free and the public is encouraged to attend.

City Holiday - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday, January 20, 2020

Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) Director Rudolph S. Chow, P.E., reminds everyone that Martin Luther King, Jr.  Day, Monday, January 20, 2020, is a City holiday.


Application for Redevelopment and Qualitative Control Waiver

Alta Federal Hill – Mixed-Use Residential Development
101 W Barney Street (AKA 1800 S Hanover Street)
Baltimore City, Maryland 21230

Stormwater Management Waiver

Stormwater Management Waiver
GAS MAIN Contract No. 15942423

Water Main Breaks & Changing Temperatures Progress!

When our region goes through freeze and thaw cycles, especially when accompanied by heavy rain, the ground shifts and pipes break. Yesterday, we had over 25 broken mains to repair using our DPW crews and contractors for the work. As some mains were repaired, others broke, often many miles away. We kept at the repair work all night long.

Application for Qualitative Control Waiver

North Avenue Duct Bank
Along North Ave from N. Bentalou St. to N. Bruce St.
Baltimore City, Maryland

Application for Redevelopment Waiver

Loyola University of Maryland Beatty Hall Additions
4501 North Charles Street
Baltimore City, Maryland