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Notice of Public Hearings

The following public hearings will be held by the County Council pursuant to all applicable legal advertising and public notice requirements.  Citizen participation is encouraged and welcomed.  To be placed on the advanced speakers list, click the item of interest below or call
(301)-952-3600. 
Advance registration forms are accepted until close of business on the day before; however, registration is also accepted on-site before the hearing.  Written statements may be submitted in addition to, or in lieu of, verbal testimony.
To be accepted, written testimony or comments must be original, signed copies.
E-mails or faxes will not be considered, unless followed by originals mailed to:
Office of the Clerk of the Council | County Administration Building | Room 2198 | Upper Marlboro, MD 20772

DATE TIME SUBJECT
June 6, 2017 10:00 AM Appointment of the following individual as Fire Chief for Prince George’s County: Mr. Benjamin M. Barksdale
    Appointment of the following individual as County Attorney for Prince George’s County: Mr. Jared M. McCarthy
    CB-22-2017 (DR-2) - AN ACT CONCERNING LOCAL IMPACT GRANT FUNDING FOR CROSSLAND HIGH SCHOOL for the purpose of requiring annual allocation of certain funds to support vocational, technical, and skilled trades programs at Crossland High School.
    CB-27-2017 - AN ACT CONCERNING HISTORIC AGRICULTURAL RESOURCE PRESERVATION PROGRAM - APPLICABILITY - ELIGIBILITY for the purpose of revising certain eligibility requirements of the Historic Agricultural Resource Preservation Program to certain archaeological, historical, or social artifacts that were discovered on land directly adjacent to property that is located outside of the County Growth Policy Boundary and is within the Rural Tier in accordance with current development policies approved by the District Council for the physical development of land in Prince George's County.
    CB-30-2017 (DR-3) - AN ORDINANCE CONCERNING PROHIBITED COMMERCIAL USE OF RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY for the purpose of restricting certain commercial uses in Residential Zone property not otherwise expressly provided for in Section 27-441.
    CB-33-2017 (DR-2) - AN ORDINANCE CONCERNING RESIDENTIAL ZONES - ACCESSORY USES - HOME OCCUPATION for the purpose of amending the definition of Home Occupation within the Zoning Ordinance and permitting the use in the residential zones of Prince George's County, under certain specified circumstances.
    CB-35-2017 - AN ACT CONCERNING COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT - PRINCE GEORGE’S CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS’ ASSOCIATION, INC. (PGCOA) (CIVILIAN UNIT) for the purpose of approving the labor agreement by and between Prince George’s County, Maryland and the Prince George’s Correctional Officers’ Association, Inc. (PGCOA) (Civilian Unit) to provide for wages and certain other terms and conditions of employment for personnel classifications initially certified by the Prince George’s County Public Employee Relations Board.
    CR-30-2017 - A RESOLUTION CONCERNING THE CREATION OF A FOOD TRUCK HUB AT CAPITAL OFFICE PARK for the purpose of authorizing the creation of a Food Truck Hub at Capital Office Park in the City of Greenbelt.
    CR-31-2017 - A RESOLUTION CONCERNING THE CREATION OF A FOOD TRUCK HUB AT BOWIE TOWN CENTER for the purpose of authorizing the creation of a Food Truck Hub at Bowie Town Center in the City of Bowie.
June 13, 2017 10:00 AM CB-15-2017 (DR-3) - AN ORDINANCE CONCERNING SPECIAL EXCEPTIONS FOR A RETAIL TOBACCO BUSINESS for the purpose of providing a definition for retail tobacco business uses in the Zoning Ordinance; amending the Commercial Zones Table of Uses and Mixed Use Table of Uses to permit retail tobacco business uses by Special Exception in the C-A (Ancillary Commercial), C-S-C (Commercial Shopping Center), C-W (Commercial Waterfront), C-R-C (Commercial Regional Center), M-X-T (Mixed Use - Transportation Oriented), and M-X-C (Mixed Use - Community) Zones; providing approval criteria for approval of Special Exceptions for retail tobacco business uses.
    CB-20-2017 (DR-2) - AN ACT CONCERNING EXCEPTIONS TO SMOKING BAN IN EATING AND DRINKING ESTABLISHMENTS for the purpose of creating exceptions to the smoking ban in eating and drinking establishments.
    CB-29-2017 (DR-2) - AN ORDINANCE CONCERNING R-R ZONE AND R-18C ZONE for the purpose of permitting apartment housing for elderly or handicapped families in the R-R and R-18C Zones without a special exception under certain circumstances.
    CB-51-2017 - AN ACT CONCERNING TRANSFER OF THE PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY HOSPITAL SYSTEM PROPERTY for the purpose of exempting the transfer of certain real property improved by the Prince George’s County Hospital System from County laws governing the sale, lease, or other disposition of County property and repealing Subtitle 12. - Health, Division 3. - Hospitals of the Prince George’s County Code.
    CR-34-2017 - A RESOLUTION CONCERNING CONTRACT APPROVALS for the purpose of approving a multi-year Financing Agreement to fund the county’s portion of the new Regional Medical Center.
    CR-35-2017 - A RESOLUTION CONCERNING CONTRACT APPROVALS for the purpose of approving a multi-year financing agreement for the lease purchase financing of essential Prince George’s County (“County”) equipment and vehicles and to refinance outstanding certificates of participation.
    CR-36-2017 - A RESOLUTION CONCERNING PILOT AGREEMENT FOR THE NEW CARROLLTON STATION PROJECT for the purpose of approving the terms and conditions of a negotiated Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILOT) Agreement between Prince George’s County, Maryland (County) and New Carrollton Developer, LLC (Developer) for the New Carrollton Station Project (Project).
    CR-37-2017 - A RESOLUTION CONCERNING CONTRACT APPROVALS for the purpose of approving certain multi-year contracts in accordance with the Prince George's County Charter and Subtitle 10 of the Prince George's County Code.
June 20, 2017 2:00 PM CB-36-2017 - AN ORDINANCE CONCERNING R-S ZONE for the purpose of amending the R-S (Residential Suburban Development) Zone development regulations in the Zoning Ordinance for development of attached residential units within a Mixed Retirement Development, under certain circumstances.
6:30 PM PROPOSED HISTORIC SITE DESIGNATIONS AS TO CERTAIN PROPERTY IN PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY AS FOLLOWS: Duvall Tenant House Site (Archeological Site 18PR 1020), Upper Marlboro; and the Scholz Mark ’64/ Lang House (80-058), Fort Washington.
  7:00 PM JOINT PUBLIC HEARING THE PRELIMINARY EAST RIVERDALE-BEACON HEIGHTS SECTOR PLAN
​(CR-63-2015)
July 11, 2017 10:30 AM Appointment of the following individual as Director of the Office of Information Technology for Prince George’s County: Mr. Spencer M. Thomas
    Appointment of the following individual to the Citizen Complaint Oversight Panel for Prince George’s County: Dr. Kimberlei A. Richardson
    Appointment of the following individuals to the Fire Commission for Prince George’s County: Mr. J. Robert Breen, Mr. Brian Dougherty, Mr. William H. King, Mr. Randy S. Kuenzli, Mr. William C. Taylor
    Appointment of the following individuals to the Redevelopment Authority for Prince George’s County: Ms. Ronnette B. Earle, Mr. John R. Tabori, Mr. Harmon L. Cooper, Mr. David C. Harrington

ADA COMPLIANCE


In accordance with ADA requirements, accommodations for hearing impaired, disabled persons, and visually impaired persons can be provided upon reasonable notice to the Clerk of the Council. Sign language interpreters are also available with advance notice by calling the Clerk of the Council at 301-952-3600.

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