Recent News

DPW Offices Closed New Year’s Day, January 1, 2018

New Year's Day is a City holiday. The Baltimore City Department of Public Works’ (DPW) offices and yards will be closed on Monday, January 1, 2018. 

Street sweeping cancelled December 28

Due to the extreme cold temperature, mechanical street sweeping is canceled for Thursday, December 28, 2017. Parking restrictions for sweeping will not be enforced.

Christmas Tree Mulching and Recycling

The Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) today announced that residents will be able to recycle their Christmas tree by turning it into mulch beginning January 6.  

The 2018 Public Works Calendar Is in the Mail

Baltimore City Department of Public Works Director Rudolph S. Chow, P.E., announced today that the 2018 Department of Public Works (DPW) Calendar is in the mail to Baltimore City residents.


Application for Redevelopment and Qualitative Waiver

Eutaw Place
1517 Eutaw Place
Baltimore City, Maryland 21017

Application for Redevelopment Waiver

3301 Boston St
Baltimore City, Maryland

Application for Redevelopment Waiver

Peabody Walk
2700-2732 Mace St.
Baltimore City, Maryland

Application for Qualitative Control Waiver

SC 978 – Sewer Main Replacements in Roland Park
Roland Park
Baltimore City, Maryland

Water-Only Liens Not Subject to Tax Sale

Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh today announced that she is suspending the disposition of water-only liens for residential accounts in the annual tax sale process.

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DPW Announces Jan. 23, 2018, Annual Public Meeting to Discuss Sanitary Sewer Consent Decree

The first annual public meeting to discuss Baltimore City’s Modified Consent Decree for the sewer collection system is set for Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, at 1800 Washington Blvd. in Baltimore.

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