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Engineering Projects

The following is a list of current engineering projects by council district. This information is updated on a monthly basis. We also provide an interactive map to view the location of projects.

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Council District 1

  • Bridge Repair on Ilchester Road—Public Works plans to begin repairs to the Ilchester Road Bridge (B-0056) over the Patapsco River in February. The repairs, costing about $300,000, will be made to both the deck and the superstructure and should take about three months. During the project, traffic will be maintained at all times, though there may be some single-lane closures. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Water Main Replacement in Wilkens Avenue Area—Baltimore County will begin replacing an old 16-inch diameter cast iron water line between Hilltop Road and Walker Avenue along with an eight-inch diameter line on Fairway Avenue this winter. Both lines have had a history of frequent failures. The job, costing $1,500,000, is expected to be completed by the summer of 2018. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Powers Lane Water Line—Baltimore County is investing $3,500,000 to improve the water system in the Catonsville area. Three thousand feet of new water main is being constructed between the Catonsville pumping station and Nuwood Drive. The new main, which will be 36 inches in diameter, will improve the reliability of the system and should be finished by the spring of 2018. It is now 50 percent complete. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Dogwood Road Bridge—The Dogwood Road bridge (B-0347) over Dogwood Run will be closed for repairs for about six months. The $1,600,000 project is expected to begin in the summer of 2018 and be completed by December. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Woodlawn Pedestrian Bridge—The Department of Public Works is completing a design to replace the former pedestrian bridge at Woodlawn High School (B-0166), which was removed in 2014. Construction of a new structure is anticipated to begin in early 2018. For more information contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

Council District 2

  • Jones Falls Structural Sewer Rehabilitation Phase 1—Baltimore County is scheduled to begin rehabilitating 66,000 feet of sewer line in July throughout Council Districts 2 and 5. The project will last 18 months and will cost $3,393,583.60. It is now 23 percent complete. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Water Pumping Station in Pikesville—Public Works began a major rehabilitation of the Pikesville Water Pumping Station inside the Beltway near Reisterstown Road last March. The $5,900,000 project will take about two years to complete. The engineers note that the upgrade will include a completely new electrical system and replacement of two of the eight pumps. The project is 95 percent complete. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

Council District 3

  • Shawan Road—The Department of Public Works is adding a lane to the south side of Shawan Road from the light rail to the old Verizon access drive. It is expected to be completed by the summer of 2018. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Sunnybrook Water Renovations—Sunnybrook’s water facilities are being given a major renovation. In February 2016, crews began replacing pipes and motor controls as well as installing a new tank for a system that serves about 100 customers. The $2,520,000 project is near completion. It is presently 96 percent complete. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Stablersville Road Bridge—A nine-foot long, concrete-slab bridge (B-0757) on Stablersville Road, just west of Graystone Road, is in need of repair and was reduced to one lane of traffic more than two years ago. The bridge is scheduled to be repaired and County engineers are scoping out options. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Gorsuch Mill Road BridgeGorsuch Mill Road bridge (B-0071) over Blackrock Run, between Falls Road and Mount Carmel Road, was closed in August 2016 and removed in February 2017. The Department of Public Works is currently investigating all options at the crossing based on traffic volume and community input. A public input meeting will be scheduled. Anyone wishing to comment should get in touch with Kevin Sabolcik, P.E., Department of Public Works, Bureau of Engineering, Structures, at ksabolcik@baltimorecountymd.govFor more information contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Other Gores Mill Road Bridges—Concrete bridges B-0136, B-0137,B-0138 and B-0346, which span Little Falls just south of the Morris Meadows Recreation Farm, were constructed more than 80 years ago and need replacement or rehabilitation. Work began in August and should be completed by the end of 2018. The total cost is $3,600,000. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

Council District 4

  • Dogwood Road Bridge—The Dogwood Road bridge (B-0347) over Dogwood Run will be closed for repairs for about six months. The $1,600,000 project is expected to begin this summer and be completed by December. For more information contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Rolling Road Improvements—Baltimore County is widening Rolling Road to approximately 44 feet and four lanes and adding curbs, gutters and sidewalks, from Windsor Mill Road to Six Point Court. For more information contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

Council District 5

  • Water Line Rehabilitation of the Towson Fourth System—The Department of Public Works is replacing water lines in several areas: (1) Joppa Road between Old Harford Road and Drumwood Road, (2) Oakley Road between Joppa Road and White Oak Road and (3) Satyr Hill Road from Lowell Ridge Road to Harford Road. The project will begin sometime in February and is expected to be completed by the spring of 2019. It is expected to cost $6,700,000. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov

  • Jones Falls Structural Sewer Rehabilitation Phase 1—Baltimore County began rehabilitating 66,000 feet of sewer line in July throughout Council Districts 2 and 5. The project will last a year and a half and will cost $3,393,583.60. It is now 23 percent complete. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Herring Run Structural Sewer Rehabilitation Phase 1—Baltimore County is rehabilitating 81,000 feet of sewer line spread throughout Council Districts 5 and 6. Work recently began and has progressed about 25 percent toward completion. It is expected to be completed in a year and a half and cost $4,640,123. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • New Water Main on Joppa Road—Baltimore County is replacing 7,000 feet of existing water pipe in Joppa Road, between Walther Boulevard and Belair Road. Construction began in August and is now 65 percent complete. The old pipe, which will be replaced with a new 12-inch diameter line, has failed frequently. The project is expected to cost $3,000,000 and require a year to complete. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering and Construction at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Extension of Missing Curb, Sidewalk and Widening on Cross Road—Public Works is planning to fill in missing curbs and sidewalks on Cross Road between Chapel Road and Forge Road. Construction is expected to be done this year. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Herring Run Basin Sewer Rehabilitation—The Department of Public Works has been rehabilitating 19,000 feet of sewer line and 81 manholes in the neighborhood of Wiltondale. The project, which will cost $1,301,817.96, was scheduled to be completed in December. About 99 percent of the project has been completed. For more information contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Fullerton ReservoirsThe County’s contractor broke ground on February 7 on the Fullerton Reservoirs—three are planned for the site. Construction is expected to take about three years and cost $80,100,000. The construction site is bounded by Ridge Road, Bucks School House Road and Perry Hall Boulevard. The project is currently 44 percent complete. We've provided additional information on the Fullerton Reservoirs (PDF), or you can send an email to the Bureau of Engineering Water Design at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov or call 410-887-3783.

Council District 6

  • Marine Oaks Pumping Station—Baltimore County is upgrading the Marine Oaks Sewer Pumping Station in Essex. The improvements to the station are estimated to cost $1,584,537 and will take about a year to complete. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Essex Sewage Pumping Station—Baltimore County is upgrading the Thompson Boulevard Sewer Pumping Station on Back River at 925 Thompson Boulevard in Essex. Work began in September and will require about a year to complete. The project, costing $2,248,000, complies with the County’s Federal Consent Decree which will improve local utilities and help prevent sanitary sewer overflow. It is about 11 percent complete. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Turkey Point Water Project—Baltimore County is replacing 16,000 feet of old cast iron water pipe on the Turkey Point Peninsula. The cast iron line has frequently failed in recent years and is being replaced with ductile iron pipe. The project, costing $5,500,000, is 90 percent complete and is expected to be completed by the end of this year. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Herring Run Structural Sewer Rehabilitation Phase 1—Baltimore County is rehabilitating 81,000 feet of sewer line spread throughout Council Districts 5 and 6. Work recently began and has progressed about 25 percent toward completion. It is expected to be completed in a year and a half and cost $4,640,123. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Fullerton Reservoirs—The County’s contractor broke ground on February 7 on the Fullerton Reservoirs—three are planned for the site. Construction is expected to take about three years and cost $80,100,000. The construction site is bounded by Ridge Road, Bucks School House Road and Perry Hall Boulevard. The project is currently 44 percent complete. We've provided additional information on the Fullerton Reservoirs (PDF), or you can send an email to the Bureau of Engineering Water Design at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov or call 410-887-3783.

  • Mohrs Lane Bridge—The Mohrs Lane Bridge (PDF) over the CSX Railroad, north of Pulaski Highway, was closed in 2007 because of structural deterioration. Demolition was completed by CSX in March 2011 at no cost to Baltimore County, which assumed ownership and plans to rebuild the span. A new bridge is currently being designed with construction scheduled to begin in late 2018. This bridge will be part of the future Campbell Boulevard Corridor. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

Council District 7

  • Beachwood Water Main Replacement—Baltimore County will begin replacing an eight-inch and a 12-inch diameter water line, both cast iron, which have frequently failed, on Rosebank Avenue, Edgewater Place, Glenhurst Road and Bletzer Road. The project, estimated to cost $1,500,000 should begin in the late spring and be finished by the spring of 2019. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Old Battle Grove Sewage Pumping Station—Public Works is renovating the Old Battle Grove Pumping Station in Dundalk. Work began in May 2017. The project is about 13 percent complete and estimated to cost $2,050,681. It should be completed August 22, 2018. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Thompson Boulevard Pumping Station—Public Works is renovating the Thompson Boulevard Sewage Pumping Station. Construction began in August and is expected to be completed on August 21, 2018. The project is expected to cost $2,248,000. It is about three percent complete. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Peninsula Boulevard Pumping Station—Public Works is renovating the Peninsula Boulevard Pumping Station at 8401 Stansbury Road. Construction began in August and is expected to be completed November 7, 2018. The project is about 11 percent complete and is expected to cost $1,790,400. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Trappe Road Bridge—Public Works will repair the Trappe Road bridge (B-0599) located at the conjunction of Trappe Road and Lynch Road. Work began in late November and should take about three months to complete. The project is expected to cost $200,000. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Waldman Avenue Sewage Pumping Station—Baltimore County will renovate the Waldman Avenue Sewage Pumping Station at 7301 Waldman Avenue. Construction began in August and will take about a year to complete. The cost is estimated at $1,507,281 and the project is 17 percent complete. For more information, contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Fort Howard Area Water Main Replacement—Baltimore County is replacing 8,000 feet of water line in the Fort Howard area this year. Cast iron water lines on Todd Avenue, Howard Avenue, Blank Avenue, Fort Avenue, North Point Road, Old Bay Road, Chestnut Avenue, Bayside Avenue and Oak Avenue. The project, which started in May 2017, will take between 12 and 15 months to complete. Water lines in the Fort Howard area have been prone to failure in recent years. This $2,200,000 project should correct that problem. It is 95 percent complete. For more information contact Public Works at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Quad Avenue Pumping Station Rehabilitation—Public Works is rehabilitating the Quad Avenue Pumping Station in Defense Heights. The project, which is expected to cost $2,240,000, is now 90 percent complete and should have been finished in October. For more information contact the Bureau of Engineering at enginrng@baltimorecountymd.gov.

  • Wise Avenue Bridge—The Wise Avenue Draw Bridge can now be raised and lowered for water traffic with notice to the Department of Public Works. To request a bridge opening, call 410-887-8160, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. or the Public Works Dispatch Number at 410-887-5210.

 
Revised January 26, 2018         

 

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