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Maintaining a safe, forward-thinking and sustainable community for all residents living and working in our County

Maintaining a safe, forward-thinking and sustainable community for all residents living and working in our County

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Each year, our community continues to thrive in many ways, thanks to YOU!  The support and feedback we receive from our residents helps us better deliver the high-quality services that enhance our County and the lives of everyone living and working here. Our dedication to servicing our community goes beyond just day-to-day operations - it also brings personal fulfillment to the 71% of us who reside in Anne Arundel County.


We value having you as our partner in maintaining a safe, forward-thinking and sustainable community, and appreciate your commitment to making a difference, together. 

Know your roads
  • Protecting the Environment in Anne Arundel County
    Maintaining a sustainable environment relies heavily on protecting our resources and reducing unnecessary waste as much as possible. Through simple changes in everyday habits, YOU can help protect our environment for the benefit of all current and future County residents!
    • Stormwater runoff often picks up harmful pollutants before ending up in our local waterways. While we take steps towards reducing these adverse effects, there's also plenty you can do from home to help keep our bodies of water healthy, beautiful and safe. Learn More >
    • We all know the phrase "reduce, reuse and recycle," but do you know how to make it part of your daily routine? It all starts with knowing before you throw. Learn More >
  • Maintaining a Safe Anne Arundel County
    Maintaining public safety is always one of our top priorities and without YOU, we could not be successful. By working together, we can better ensure all who live and work in the County remain safe.
    • You may enjoy delicious water from your tap every day, but do you know how it gets there? We follow five thorough steps to ensure our water exceeds the highest standards of freshness, cleanliness and safety. Learn More >
    • Whether driving, walking or biking, we want everyone getting from point A to point B safely. With 6,812 roads maintained by the County, we rely on your help to keep us informed of any potholes needing repair, grass needing trimming, traffic signals needing maintenance and more. Learn More >
    • Learn why GREEN means CO so we can help each other maintain our roadways!
  • Planning Ahead for a Sustainable Anne Arundel County
    For any project around the community, our team follows a forward-thinking approach to develop plans that will not only solve the immediate needs of our residents, but ensures we're providing YOU a long-term solution that enhances the future prosperity of our County.
    • Capital projects build, maintain and improve County assets to make our lives and community even better. With these projects spanning a much longer period of time, we always strive to keep you involved and engaged throughout the journey. Learn More >
    • We always have two seasons on our mind at a time - the current season and its priority services plus the next season and how we can prepare in advance. Get to know the seasons of highway care so you can also start preparing early. Learn More >
Meet Our DPW&YOU Family
Splash’s wisdom flows deeper than the Chesapeake Bay. With award-winning water flowing through his pipes and into your home, it’s time to recycle those bottles and tap into a champion.

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Linc's work usually happens behinds the scenes, but she’s stepping out to share how collaboration plays a critical role in putting plans in motion and connecting our community to premier services.

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Tough, gritty and complete with a truckload of knowledge, Axel's always on the move, working with our team to keep County roadways safe and clean for a more efficient commute.

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Like you, the Binjamin family loves living in such a beautiful environment and wants to protect it through proper waste disposal. Not only experts in recycling, trash and yard waste, they also love giving tips on source reduction.

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Marsha dedicates herself to protecting the bodies of water flowing through the County from harmful pollution. Her work ensures our environment is not only safe for her to live, but for you to enjoy.

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DPW Pro Tips

Take a look at this video and learn how you can help our Bureau of Highways crews.