Baltimore DPW Defends Operations Of Back Water Wastewater Treatment Plant, Says Recent Sample Was Not Raw SewageThe Baltimore City Department of Public Works on Friday defended its handling of a wastewater treatment plant that has been seized by the state after regulators and watchdogs claimed the facility discharged raw sewage into the Back River, saying a sample recently collected near the facility was not solid waste.
Baltimore City Hosting Free Shredding Event On SaturdayJust in time for spring cleaning, the Baltimore City Department of Public Works is hosting a free shredding event this weekend.
Baltimore's Department Of Public Works Launches New Recycling CampaignThe Baltimore City Department of Public Works wants to make it easier for people to tell the difference between the items they should or should not be putting in their recycling bin.
Trash & Recycling Will Be Picked Up In Baltimore On Christmas & New Year's EvesTrash and recycling will be picked up as scheduled on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve, the Baltimore City Department of Public Works said Thursday.
Baltimore Shooting Victim Identified As Department Of Public Works Employee, Police Looking For SuspectPolice have identified a man who was fatally shot Thursday morning in Northeast Baltimore as a Department of Public Works employee.
Sewage Overflow Affects Gwynns Falls In BaltimoreNearly 400 gallons of wastewater overflowed the sewer in the 700 block of Yale Avenue near the Gwynns Falls Saturday, according to the Baltimore Department of Public Works.
Baltimore City Department Of Public Works To Close Community Collection Centers For RecyclingThe Baltimore City Department of Public Works announced Friday it will discontinue the operation of the Community Collection Centers located in each of the City’s 14 Council Districts.
Baltimore Will Not Outsource Water Meter Operations, Mayor Brandon Scott SaysBaltimore Mayor Brandon Scott announced Friday that the city will retain Water Meter Shop operations and staff as part of the Department of Public Works while implementing a plan to overhaul Meter Shop operations for a better-functioning water system.
Baltimore Public Works Department Supervisor Charles Johnson Dies After 2-Week COVID-19 Hospitalization, Agency SaysA Baltimore City Department of Public Works supervisor has died after contracting COVID-19, the department said Thursday afternoon.
As Curbside Recycling Remains Suspended, Baltimore Councilmen Want Contractors Hired To Address Staff ShortageA day after Baltimore's public works department announced curbside recycling will not resume in November as hoped, two Baltimore city councilmen are renewing their call for change.
Baltimore Councilmembers Want DPW Employees To Get $5K Bonus Amid Coronavirus PandemicTwo Baltimore City council members want public works department workers to immediately get a $5,000 bonus.
Wheelabrator Baltimore Working To Collect Recycling Across The CityWheelabrator Baltimore is stepping up to help keep recyclables out of the waste stream.
Baltimore City Department Of Public Works Begins Extended Hours At Recycling Collection SitesBaltimore City’s recycling collection sites extended their hours on Tuesday.
Here's How Unemployed Baltimoreans Can Get A Discount On Their Water BillsThe Baltimore City Department of Public Works has created an emergency discount program to help those struggling to pay their water bills due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Baltimore City Department Of Public Works To Extend Recycling Drop Off HoursThe Baltimore City Department of Public Works announced Friday they're going to be making several changes after pulling the recycling staff over to trash collection due to staffing shortages caused by the coronavirus pandemic.