Public Works

The Department of Public Works provides services to ensure safe drinking water; to enhance wastewater treatment; to efficiently recycle, collect trash, and dispose of waste; to maintain, manage, and operate the County's road and bridge network; to design and construct County infrastructure; and to provide innovative environmental restoration projects that maintain a high quality of life for residents and visitors of Anne Arundel County.

Water Service Inventory Program

In response to the EPA’s LCRR, Anne Arundel County launched the Water Service Inventory Program, a comprehensive initiative to meet the requirements of the revised regulations.

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Public Works Text Alerts

Residents can subscribe to the Department of Public Works text alert system. Anne Arundel County utilizes an emergency notification system, CivicReady©, capable of contacting citizens and businesses quickly in case of an emergency, such as road closures. When signing up for alerts, select the group listed under "Public Works" called "AACoDPW-General".

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Sanitary Sewer Overflow Map

Sanitary sewer overflows are caused by sewer system obstructions, damage, or flows in excess of sewer capacity. View information about overflows that have occurred in Anne Arundel County.

Non Discrimination & Title VI

Anne Arundel County is committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from participation in, or denied the benefits of its transit services on the basis of race, color or national origin, as protected by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.