Public works officials responded to nearly 5,000 reports of sewage backing up in Baltimore homes last year.
The report by the Environment Integrity Project claims Baltimore has been dumping sewage over the past five years. The group also notes there have been more than 400 complaints of sewage backing up into homes in the city’s 1,400-mile network.
The Department of Public Works in Baltimore says the overflow from a manhole began Monday.
OXON HILL, Md. — A leak in a 14-inch sewer pipe is causing thousands of gallons of raw sewage to spill into an Oxon Hill, Maryland neighborhood. According to Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission, the problem…
Part of the Capital Crescent Trail is closed due to a sewer line break, and DC Water estimates that the repairs could take a week or more.
It\’s that time of year again: Time to treat your lawn with corn gluten and keep away the weeds for next summer.
Maryland\’s Board of Public Works approved more
than $65 million for improvements to the state\’s water and sewage systems. The counties that will receive funding include Prince George\’s, Calvert, Frederick, St. Mary\’s, Wicomico, Allegany, Baltimore and Montgomery.