Frequently Asked Questions - Construction

1. What time of year can construction take place?

The timing for construction will be based on the stream designation assigned by Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR).   

2. When will construction start?  

Construction can start approximately 3 months after the design is completed.  This allows for the project to be advertised for bids from pre-qualified contractors who specialize in stream restoration.  If the design is completed and all permits have been issued and easements obtained by January 2021, construction can begin in Summer 2021.

3. How long will it take to complete construction?

Approximately 6 months.

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4.  What time of day will construction occur?

Working hours are 7 am to 3 pm. The Contractor may work beyond 3 pm with permission from the County.

5.  Will construction occur on the weekends?

The typical work schedule is Monday through Friday. The Contractor can request to work weekends but his would be subject to approval by the County.