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Application for Redevelopment Waiver

Baltimore Sun Consolidation
100, 200 & 300 East Cromwell Street
Baltimore City, Maryland

Friday Storms Lead to Sewer Overflows

The heavy rains in the Baltimore area on Friday, Nov. 2, contributed to a sanitary sewer overflow of 917,000 gallons of stormwater mixed with sewer water into the Jones Falls near Preston Street.

DPW Director Chow Issues Statement of Support for U.S. Senate Bill to Help Families With Water Costs

United States Sens. Ben Cardin (D-Md.) and Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) introduced Oct. 10, 2018, a bill (the Low-Income Water Customer Assistance Programs Act of 2018, S. 3564) to establish 32 nationwide pilot programs to provide low-income residents with financial assistance to pay their water and sewer bills.

Stormwater Management Waiver

Gas Main Contract No. 14399486
St. Joseph Phase 2

City Holiday, Election Day: Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018

Baltimore City Department of Public Works Director Rudolph S. Chow, P.E., reminds everyone that Tuesday, November 6, 2018, is Election Day. Department of Public Works offices and yards will be CLOSED.

Application for Qualitative Control Waiver

4600 O’Donnell Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21224

Now Available: DPW's FY 2018 Annual Report

DPW has released its Fiscal Year 2018 Annual Report, which highlights how the Department is dedicating its resources to serve the residents of Baltimore. The 24-page publication helps to inform stakeholders how the agency managed its budget during FY 2018. 

Application for Redevelopment Waiver

Church of the Redeemer
North Lot Restoration
10 E Melrose Ave
Baltimore City, Maryland 21212

Sanitary Overflow on Parkdale Avenue Abated and Repaired

Crews with the Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) yesterday, Oct. 24, fixed a 2 gallon-per-minute leak on a broken sewer pipe at 3500 Parkdale Avenue. Nearly 20,000 gallons of sewage seeped into the Jones Falls during the week that the sewage was escaping from the sewer pipe.

Application for Redevelopment Waiver

Bryn Mawr School Dining and Athletic Additions
109 W Melrose Ave
Baltimore City, Maryland