Frequently Asked Questions- Construction

1. What time of year can construction take place?

Construction will take place between May 1 and September 30.  The timing for construction will be based on the stream designation assigned by Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR).  This project is located in the Bynum Run watershed which is a designated trout stream with in-stream construction restrictions from October 1st through April 30th. 

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 issues and easements obtained by January 2021, construction can begin April 2021.

3. How long will it take to complete construction?

Approximately 6 months.

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