Department of Public Works To fix sewers, city must first rebuild its streams By Dominique Maria Bonessi • Sep 26, 2017 Dominique Maria Bonessi Listen Listening... / 4:13 To fix sewers, city must first rebuild its streams The recently revised sewage collection consent decree requires Baltimore to replace aging sewer pipes by 2030. But first, the city needs to rebuild streams whose banks have eroded over time. Sewage in my home and hazardous to my health By Dominique Maria Bonessi • Sep 12, 2017 Dominique Maria Bonessi Listen Listening... / 4:21 Sewage in my home and hazardous to my health In Baltimore, residents have faced sewage backups in their homes for years which, says one Johns Hopkins University researcher, could be hazardous for your health. BOE approves modified wastewater consent decree By Dominique Maria Bonessi • Aug 9, 2017 WYPR-Tom Pelton Listen Listening... / 2:49 The Board of Estimates agreed today to changes in a 15-year-old consent decree with the Environmental Protection Agency that gives the city more time to fix its troubled sewer system. But, not everyone was happy with it.