Harford Streams Wheel Creek Study
A program developed and administered by Harford County Government

Wheel Creek SWAP coverpage

The Wheel Creek Small Watershed Action Plan was completed in 2008.  

Wheel Creek, a tributary to the Winters Run, is located south of Bel Air, Maryland. The watershed or area of land that drains to the stream is 440 acres.  The headwaters is located near the intersection of MD Route 24 and Wheel Road at the Festival at Bel Air Shopping Center.

The final restoration project proposed within the plan to improve stream health was completed in 2017.

Completed Projects 

  • Lower Wheel Creek Stream Restoration & Water Quality Retrofits (2017)
  • County Walk 1B Stormwater Retrofit (2017)
  • County Walk 1A Stormwater Retrofit (2016)
  • Festival at Bel Air Stormwater Retrofit (2016)
  • Gardens of Bel Air Stormwater Retrofit (2013)
  • Calverts Walk Stream Restoration (2013)