Public Works

The Frederick County Division of Public Works is comprised of an Administrative Office and 3 departments. Each department is under the direct supervision of a department head and the overall direction of the Director of Public Works.


The Department of Highway and Facility Maintenance
The Department of Engineering and Construction Management
The Department of Fleet Services


If you have a question, please visit our list of FAQs Frequently Asked Questions (also listed below) to see if you can find your answer. Another source is the Department of Public Works Staff Directory or call the main office numbers listed on right.

Roads Board

Please select link below for information on the Frederick County Roads Board:
Roads Board

Work Request

To access our DPW work request system, please follow this link and review steps on the help page:
County Roads Work Request Form

For water, sewer, landfill, and recycling, please contact the Division of Utilities and Solid Waste Management.

Power Outages

Report a loss of power promptly to First Energy at 888-544-4877. Power failures may also be reported online at