Public Works

Winter Yard Waste Collection Reminder

As a reminder, during December, January, and February yard waste is collected once per month on the 2nd Monday. The winter yard waste collection schedule will be collected as follows:December: Monday, December 11, 2017January: Monday, January 8, 2018February: Monday, February 12, 2018The Mount Rainier Waste Collection Schedule is available on the Public Works Department webpage.

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Thanksgiving Holiday Waste Collection Schedule

Due to the observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday, Recycling collection will be Monday, November 27, 2017. Yard waste will also be collected as scheduled Monday, November 27, 2017.The Mount Rainier Waste Collection Schedule is available on the Public Works Department webpage. Please do not hesitate to contact kkamali@mountrainiermd.org with questions. 

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Pepco Tree Maintenance

Pepco Tree MaintenancePepco does routine vegetation management in Mount Rainier to meet power line clearance regulations and ensure safe and reliable service to the community. Mount Rainier residents in the affected areas should receive advanced notice in the mail from Pepco. All Pepco crews must have contact information posted while they are working in the City.Pepco …

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Comprehensive Street and Sidewalk Inventory, Assessment, and Action Plan Community Meeting

COMMUNITY MEETING Comprehensive Street and Sidewalk Inventory, Assessment, and Action PlanThursday, November 2, 2017Mount Rainier City Hall, One Municipal Place7:00pm   The City of Mount Rainier Department of Public Works is working with Toole Design Group to conduct a Comprehensive Street and Sidewalk Inventory, Assessment, and Action Plan to study the existing street conditions and develop a …

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City seeking Bid Proposals for CDBG PY42 Street Improvement and Neighborhood Revitalization Projects

Street Improvement and Neighborhood Revitalization ProjectsRequest for Proposals Issued August 16, 2017; Proposals are due on September 8, 2017, 10 am; Bid Opening: September 8, 2017, 11 amThe City of Mount Rainier is extending two Requests for Proposals to all qualified companies to provide services for the Street Improvement and Neighborhood Revitalization Projects, specifically for …

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Thunderstorms and Flooding Announcement

The National Weather Service has issued as Hazardous Weather Outlook for the area and a Flash Flood Watch is in effect Friday July 28 through Saturday afternoon. The Mount Rainier Department of Public Works has been preparing for the storm. The State of Maryland is monitoring the conditions with the national Weather Service and we …

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City of Mount Rainier seeks Request for Proposals for Comprehensive Street and Sidewalk Inventory, Assessment, and Action Plan

The City of Mount Rainier, Maryland, invites responsible bids from interested and qualified consulting firms for a Comprehensive Street and Sidewalk Inventory, Assessment, and Action Plan. Copies of the RFP package are available here and Mount Rainier City Hall, One Municipal Place, Mount Rainier, MD.Bids must be received by the City of Mount Rainier c/0 …

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Update: Winter Weather Event

City streets and sidewalks have been pretreated with salt in anticipation of the winter weather event forecasted for tonight into tomorrow.​ A Snow Emergency went into effect today at 6:00 pm and Public Works Department crews are standing by on location for snow removal in the event of snow accumulation.The National Weather Service Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 2:00 pm, …

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