Maryland’s Board of Public Works has approved $35 million in funding to upgrade sewage treatment plants and septic systems.
An estimated 15,000 gallons of wastewater overflowed after a water main broke in Northeast Baltimore.
Water and sewer crews are working to repair a 30 inch sewage main break in Bel Air.
Howard County Executive Ken Ulman plans to break ground on backup generators and solar panels that will be installed at the Little Patuxent Water Reclamation Plant.
Officials say excessive rainfall led to a sewage overflow at a wastewater pumping station in Fort Washington.
The District Court Of Maryland in Essex closed at noon Thursday due to a sewage backup.
Garrett County officials say about 36,000 gallons of sewage spilled into a creek that flows into Deep Creek Lake.
There are charges that Baltimore City has broken its promise to clean up the harbor. The city pledged $1 billion to stop sewage leaks from pouring into the water.
The Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission says heavy rainfall was the cause of a sewage spill into Accokeek Creek.
For the second time in less than a month, sewage overflowed into the Stoney Run Stream near Johns Hopkins University.
The city has pinned down the source of a sewer line break that’s been pouring human waste into waterways.
Maryland’s Board of Public Works has approved more than $97 million in grants and loans to upgrade the Cox Creek Water Reclamation facility in Anne Arundel County.