Recent News

Media Advisory:The NEW Druid Lake Kick-Off

Mayor Catherine E. Pugh and DPW Director Rudolph S. Chow, P.E., to announce Wednesday, June 14, the beginning of construction work on the major, five-year, $140 million project to install new water tanks at Druid Lake to protect our drinking water.

Application for Quantitative and Qualitative Control Waivers

Proposed House
6120 – 6122 Stuart Avenue
Baltimore City, Maryland 21209

Application for Redevelopment Waiver

Greektown Redevelopment - Phase 3
4526 O’Donnell Street
Baltimore City, Maryland

Application for Redevelopment Waiver

Brown Funeral Home Addition
2140 N Fulton Avenue
Baltimore City, Maryland

Small Hauler Participation Increases with Convenient, Low-Cost Trash Disposal

Baltimore’s small commercial waste haulers are responding enthusiastically to the opportunity to dispose of refuse at the Northwest Transfer Station. Results from the first two months of operation show that, on average, more than 41 tons of waste is making its way each day to the facility at 5030 Reisterstown Road.


Application for Redevelopment Waiver and Qualitative Control Waiver

Ashburton Generator Standby Generator
Water Contract No. 1305
3001 Druid Park Drive
Baltimore City, Maryland

DPW Cautions Citizens: Beware of Impostors and Possible Scams

Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) Director Rudolph S. Chow, P.E., is advising Baltimore City water customers to be aware that private individuals are making the rounds to either scam the public, or to sell them unnecessary water filtration systems.

The Baltimore City Department of Public Works Selects Its 2016-2017 Employee of the Year

Baltimore City Department of Public Works Director, Rudolph S. Chow, P.E, announced that Department has selected Ms. Alycia Jackson Wood, Administrative Analyst I in the Bureau of Water and Wastewater, as its sixth annual “Employee of the Year.”

City Holiday:Memorial Day Monday, May 29, 2017

Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) Director Rudolph S. Chow, P.E., reminds everyone that Memorial Day, Monday, May 29, 2017, is a City holiday.

Application for Redevelopment Waiver

Western Run and Unnamed Tributary Stream Restoration
2200 Kelly Avenue
Baltimore City, Maryland