Baltimore Department of Public Works began issuing new water bills on Wednesday, August 7, marking an end to the billing disruption caused by a ransomware attack that began May 6. 


Mayor Jack Young said a manual workaround process will go into effect  from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m., Monday through Friday, at the Abel Wolman Municipal Building, located at 200 North Holliday Street.

Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) Customer Support and Services Division’s hours at 200 Holliday Street are being extended on Monday, May 20, 2019, to assist customers trying to complete real estate transactions.

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Ransomware. Privacy. User Data. Facebook. Hacked. Those words and phrases have been all over the news in the past couple of weeks. Just last week, the City of Atlanta’s computer network was hacked and those responsible demanded $58,000 in ransomware to allow the city to regain its systems.  Computer repair expert William Allen, talks with WEAA's Julius White about how not only to protect your computers, but your privacy on social media as well.