Washington County Government would like to announce the Re-Launch of Electronic Plan Review as an enhancement to its permitting and land development software known as Accela Automation, effective Monday, January 23, 2023.
Plan Submittals to the following divisions and departments will return to an All-Electronic Format with this Re-Launch:
- Division of Permits and Inspections
- Department of Planning & Zoning
- Division of Engineering
Online services through the Accela Citizen Access (ACA) website have also been reactivated.
To plan, design, build, and maintain safe and efficient county infrastructure while preserving the environment.
To ensure that all land development, public infrastructure, and capital improvements are designed and built in accordance with County standards and accepted engineering and construction practices.
Design Engineers in the Division of Engineering plan and design infrastructure improvements, including road construction and widening projects, bridge repair and replacement projects, drainage and stormwater management solutions, and traffic signage and signal engineering. Projects are developed for eventual posting for competitive bids for construction. See Engineering’s ITB/RFP/RFQ list.
Project Managers in the Division of Engineering manage the construction of infrastructure improvement projects, including road construction and widening projects, bridge repair and replacement projects, drainage and stormwater management solution projects, and pavement maintenance for over 900 miles of Washington County roads.
Pavement Maintenance Road Listings
Plan Review Engineers in the Division of Engineering support the Department of Planning & Zoning by reviewing subdivision and site plan submissions for grading, storm water management, and impacts to traffic and utilities. They also support the Division of Permits & Inspections by providing plan review for grading, entrance and utility permits. Floodplain management is also handled in this office. See Floodplain Management Tab on this page.
Surveyors in the Division of Engineering perform survey work for County infrastructure improvement projects and to determine County right of way.
HAGERSTOWN, MD (November 13, 2023) – The Washington County Division of Engineering announces that Dogstreet Road in Southern Washington County will be temporarily reopened to traffic, effective