Emergency Response, Government, Traffic

Water main break reported in Parkville

A Monday morning water main break has left several residents in southern Parkville without water. Advertisement The Department of Public Works reports that an eight-inch main has ruptured in the 1700 block of Ryewood Road (21234). Approximately 25 customers and one fire hydrant are currently without service. There has been no estimate provided as to when repairs will be completed. …


Emergency Response, Traffic

Water main break reported in Parkville

Officials say a Thursday morning water main break has left some Parkville residents without service. An eight-inch main has ruptured at Waldor Drive and Sarah Lane (21234). Approximately twelve customers are currently without service as a result of the break. Advertisement There has been no ETA given on repairs. Motorists should use caution in the area.


Construction to start on Brookfield Road water main

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Monday that funding had  been secured to replace a failing water main on Brookfield Road in Perry Hall. Advertisement Construction is expected to begin in several weeks. The cost of the project will be $100,000. “I would like to thank the Department of Public Works for working with me since last summer on …

County Council recommends broadening mission of DPW

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Monday applauded the County Council’s passage of a charter amendment to broaden the mission of the Department of Public Works to include more transportation modes. Should voters adopt the amendment, the Department of Public Works would be charged with looking at how to accommodate not just highway users, but bicyclists, pedestrians, and those who …

Marks, Miele announce construction of new sidewalks in Dunfield

Councilman David Marks and Delegate Christian Miele on Friday announced the start of a sidewalk project along Dunfield Road in northeastern Baltimore County. The Baltimore County Department of Public Works has begun construction on sidewalks along Dunfield Road from Tapu Court to Kintore Drive. The request was made by a local constituent and included in the sidewalk budget for the …