Sewells Orchard Pond Retrofit Project

A Howard County construction project to improve the stormwater management pond in the vicinity of 6364 Tamar Drive in the Village of Long Reach will include the removal and replacement of the existing spillway to bring the pond into compliance with current Maryland Department of the Environment requirements. 

A public meeting was held on Wednesday, October 26, 2022 and February 7, 2023.

For more information, including plans, meeting presentations, and the environmental assessment, visit If you have questions, email Mark Richmond, P.E., Chief, Stormwater Management Division at