Streets, Driveway & Right-of-Way

To improve our customer service, you can now apply for a utility permit online through our permit portal.

For all other public works permits, send the completed applications to We will continue to work diligently to make more applications available online.

If you have any questions, please contact James Lapping, Engineering Supervisor at 240-314-8507. 

For any work needing a permit for water or sewer main, storm drain, curb and gutter, street pavement, sidewalk and bike path, street trees, driveway aprons, utility house connections, street cut and repair, traffic signal, street lights and protection of right of way.

Driveway Aprons

Street Closing and Abandonment


Water and Sewer

City Notes

Additional Documents

Performance Bonds, Letters of Credit and Cash Bonds 

Letters of Credit and Cash Bonds