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Md. awards contract for Conowingo Dam dredging pilot program

Conowingo Dam (File)

Maryland took another step toward resolving the pollution crisis at the Conowingo Dam, awarding a contract Thursday for a demonstration project to remove sediment that overflows the dam and pollutes the Chesapeake Bay. Northgate-Dutra Joint Venture won the contract, issued ...

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Md. seeks contractor for Conowingo Dam pilot dredging program

Conowingo Dam (File)

A plan to reduce sediment and nutrient spillage into the bay through the Conowingo Dam has moved to the next phase as the state searches for companies with innovative ideas to dredge behind the nearly 90-year old facility. The request ...

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Maryland governor to attend Conowingo Dam summit

Gov. Larry Hogan speaks at the West Baltimore transit center in June. (The Daily Record / Bryan P. Sears)

DARLINGTON — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is planning to make an announcement after the second Conowingo Dam Summit. The event is scheduled for Tuesday in Darlington. The Hogan administration has been focusing on ways to reduce Chesapeake Bay pollution that ...

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