​Dear Residents of Piscataway Drive,

Here is the update for Thursday, May 8, 2014.  Please remember to share this e-mail with your neighbors to ensure that we are reaching everyone.  If you know of anyone who should be on the list, please have them send their e-mail address to countyeoc@co.md.us.

If you have any questions, concerns or requests, please visit the Command Post Bus at the corner of Coldwater Court and Coldwater Drive between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. throughout the week and the weekend. If you have questions or need services after hours, please contact the Office of Emergency Management at 240-619-6497 or send an e-mail to countyeoc@co.pg.md.us.

Update for Thursday, May 8, 2014

  • Trash and recyclables will be picked up on Friday, May 9 at 10 a.m.  Residents are asked to place their trash and recycling receptacles at the curb for collection by 10 a.m. tomorrow morning.
  • The Reception Center at Harmony Hall will be open on Friday, May 9 from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. and will be providing lunch and dinner for the residents. The Center will continue to be open through Sunday, May 11.
  • Geo-technical engineers, state geologists and USGS are on the scene and have noticed continued minor shifts in the slope.  They will be working throughout the weekend to collect soil samples and assess the slope failure.
  • WSSC continues repair work to a broken section of the water main in the area of 13725 Piscataway Drive. The break was discovered on Wednesday, May 7, and repair work will continue on Friday, May 9.  The break is not impacting fire protection on the lower portion of Piscataway Drive. Today, WSSC crews also began to investigate the condition of the sewer main on the lower portion of Piscataway Drive and will continue the investigation tomorrow.

Thanks to those residents that have e-mailed or contacted us after yesterday’s update. We are currently working on specific responses to your concerns and will provide answers as soon as we can. 

Once again, we thank you for your patience and understanding as we work together through this process.  We look forward to assisting you with your questions or concerns.