Recent News

Ashburton Tanks Construction to Impact Traffic

The next phase of the construction of underground drinking water tanks at Lake Ashburton will include periodic impacts to traffic on Liberty Heights Avenue and North Hilton Street.

It’s Dam Jam Time! Saturday, Aug. 24

Join Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young at the Baltimore City Department of Public Works’ (DPW) Dam Jam!, a free, fun-filled festival to celebrate the City’s drinking water and its reservoirs. The Dam Jam celebration takes place Saturday, Aug. 24, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at beautiful Lake Montebello. 

Downpour Leads to Sewer Overflows

The major storms of Thursday, August 22, caused a sewer overflow of almost 7.8 million gallons of storm water mixed with sewer water.

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AutoZone Store #6092
3710 Pulaski Highway
Baltimore City, MD 21224

THIS SATURDAY! It’s Dam Jam 2019!

Come out to celebrate the Baltimore region’s drinking water system at Dam Jam 2019! Take a tour of the historic Montebello Water Filtration Plant for an up-close look at how we get your drinking water ready for your tap. The Dam Jam celebration will be Saturday, Aug. 24, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at beautiful Lake Montebello.

Downpour Leads to Sewer Discharge

A sudden downpour on Sunday, Aug. 18, contributed to a sewer overflow of about 13,000 gallons of stormwater mixed with sewer water into the Jones Falls.

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2000 Block E. Biddle Street,  1001 N. Chester Street, 

Increased Traffic Flow Continues at Howard/Pratt Street Worksite

Traffic is fully restored along Pratt Street, and two northbound and two southbound lanes on Howard Street are now open, marking the progress that the Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) and its partners are making on the intersection’s complex infrastructure repairs.  

Water Main Upgrades Set for Area Around Poe Homes Complex

Several water mains around the Poe Homes Complex, just west of downtown, will be replaced with larger pipes, or rehabilitated, in the coming weeks.

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4904 Liberty Heights Avenue
Baltimore City, Maryland