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Laurel, Md. – August 30, 2022 – WSSC Water is hosting two in-person public hearings next week to provide customers and interested stakeholders an opportunity to learn about and comment on, the proposed six-year (Fiscal Years 2024-2029) Capital Improvements Program (CIP).  

The proposed $4.5 billion program focuses on upgrading and replacing WSSC Water’s aging infrastructure to enable the continued delivery of clean, safe and reliable drinking water to 1.9 million customers in Montgomery and Prince George’s counties.  

Highlights in the proposed six-year CIP include:  

  • Water Main System Reconstruction Programs - $1.6 billion 
  • Sewer Main System Reconstruction Programs - $0.7 billion  
  • Potomac Water Filtration Plant Upgrades - $242.6 million 
  • Piscataway Bioenergy Project - $36.6 million  
  • Laboratory Expansion Project - $15.5 million  

The meeting schedule and locations are as follows:  

Montgomery County  
Wednesday, September 7, 2022, at 7:00 p.m. 
Stella B. Werner Office Building 
7th Floor Hearing Room 
100 Maryland Avenue, Rockville, Maryland 20850 

Prince George’s County  
Thursday, September 8, 2022, at 7:00 p.m. 
Department of the Environment Building 
Conference Room 140 
1801 McCormick Drive, Largo, Maryland 20774 

Both public hearings will be livestreamed – Wednesday, September 7 on County Cable Montgomery & Thursday, September 8 on WSSC Water’s Facebook page.  

Customers interested in speaking can sign up by filling out the form found at wsscwater.com/fin below the CIP section of the page. If you require any accommodations under Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act please call 301-206-8100. 

Those unable to attend who would like to provide comments should submit them in writing to WSSC Water’s Budget Division by emailing budgetgroup@wsscwater.com or mailing to Budget Division Manager, WSSC Water, 14501 Sweitzer Lane, Laurel, MD 20707 by September 19, 2022. A copy of the preliminary draft of the proposed FYs 2024-2029 CIP can be found at wsscwater.com/fin.  



WSSC Water is the proud provider of safe, seamless and satisfying water services, making the essential possible every day for our neighbors in Montgomery and Prince George’s counties. We work to deliver our best because it’s what our customers expect and deserve.