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Posted on: April 23, 2020

FY 2021 BUDGET STATEMENT FROM COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER

Impacts of COVID-19 Pandemic Prompt Revisions to FY 2021 County Budget Proposal

The coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic has thrust us all into uncertain times and unknown territory. Among the mounting impacts of this crisis is an economic challenge of h...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: March 17, 2020

STATEMENT - CHAIR TURNER UPDATES COUNCIL RESPONSE TO CORONAVIRUS IN PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY

STATEMENT - COUNTY COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER UPDATES COUNCIL RESPONSE TO CORONAVIRUS IN PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY; COUNCIL ADOPTS EMERGENCY MEASURE

The Council is deeply concerned about the catastrophic impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandem...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: January 17, 2020

CHAIR TURNER ISSUES STATEMENT ON THE LIFE AND LEGACY OF THE REV. DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.

COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER ISSUES STATEMENT ON THE 25th ANNIVERSARY OF HONORING LIFE AND LEGACY OF THE REV. DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: What are you doing for others?” &nda...

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Council Chair Statements

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER PARTICIPATES IN COVID-19 STRATEGIC RENEWAL TASK FORCE MEETING

Regional Task Force Charged with Addressing COVID-19 Economic Recovery and Renewal 

Prince George’s County Council Chair Todd M. Turner joined regional leaders from Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. , for the first COVID-19 Strate...

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Council News
Posted on: May 14, 2020

COUNCIL LETTER TO MDOT OFFICIALS ADDRESSES IMPACT OF MANAGED LANES P3 PROJECT ON WSSC WATER...

COUNCIL LETTER TO MDOT OFFICIALS ADDRESSES IMPACT OF MANAGED LANES P3 PROJECT ON WSSC WATER INFRASTRUCTURE AND RATEPAYERS 

Council Expresses Opposition to Water and Sewer Increases Resulting from Managed Lanes P3 Project

The Prince George&rsquo...

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Council News
Posted on: May 13, 2020

VICE-CHAIR HAWKINS AND COUNCIL MEMBER HARRISON HOST “WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE?" VIRTUAL TOWN HALL

COUNCIL VICE-CHAIR AND AT-LARGE COUNCIL MEMBER CALVIN S. HAWKINS, II, AND DISTRICT 9 COUNCIL MEMBER SYDNEY HARRISON HOST “WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE?” VIRTUAL TOWN HALL EVENT

 Addressing the Social Determinants of Health

Prince Ge...

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Council News
Posted on: May 13, 2020

Committee of the Whole Convenes May 14th for Virtual Budget Work Session

The Prince George’s County Council Committee of the Whole (COW), with the use of technology, will convene on Thursday, May 14th at 10:00 a.m. for a virtual FY 21 Budget work session, continuing its review of proposed spending plans for County de...

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Council News
Posted on: May 12, 2020

Committee of the Whole Convenes May 13th for Virtual Budget Work Sessions

The Prince George’s County Council Committee of the Whole (COW), with the use of technology, will convene on Wednesday, May 13, at 10:00 a.m. for virtual FY 21 Budget work sessions, continuing its review of proposed spending plans for County dep...

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Council News
Posted on: May 8, 2020

COUNCIL TO HOLD FINAL VIRTUAL FY21 BUDGET PUBLIC HEARING – MONDAY, MAY 11TH

Residents Encouraged to Participate; Use Council’s eComment Portal to Speak

The Prince George’s County Council, using technology, will convene virtually on Monday, May 11TH , at 5:00 p.m., for its final FY 21 Budget public hear...

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Council News
Posted on: May 7, 2020

PRINCE GEORGE’S AND MONTGOMERY COUNTY COUNCILS ADOPT FY 2021 BI-COUNTY BUDGETS

Prince George’s and Montgomery County lawmakers, convening virtually for the annual Bi-County Budget meeting on Thursday, May 7, 2020, unanimously adopted the FY 21 budgets for WSSC Water; the bi-county portion of the Maryland-National Capital P...

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Council News
Posted on: May 6, 2020

PRINCE GEORGE’S AND MONTGOMERY COUNTY COUNCILS CONVENE VIRTUALLY...

PRINCE GEORGE’S AND MONTGOMERY COUNTY COUNCILS CONVENE VIRTUALLY FOR ANNUAL JOINT BUDGET SESSION

Councils to Vote on FY 2021 Budget Proposals for WSSC, M-NCPPC, and WSTC

Prince George’s and Montgomery County lawmakers will conve...

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Council News
Posted on: May 4, 2020

COUNCIL TO CONVENE MAY 5TH FOR SCHEDULED VIRTUAL SESSION; COMMITTEEE OF THE WHOLE TO HOLD FY 21...

COUNTY COUNCIL TO CONVENE MAY 5TH FOR SCHEDULED VIRTUAL SESSION; COMMITTEEE OF THE WHOLE TO HOLD FY 21 BUDGET WORK SESSIONS 

Committee of the Whole to Review Legislation Addressing Hazard Pay for County Public Safety Officials During COVID-19 Cris...

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Council News
Posted on: May 4, 2020

Council Announces Expansion of Special Partnership Grant with Venture Philanthropy Partners

Strategic Initiative Enhances Capacity of Youth-Serving Nonprofits in the County

The Prince George’s County Council and Venture Philanthropy Partners (VPP) announced the continued expansion of its Ready for Work Nonprofit Capacity Buildi...

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Council News
Posted on: May 3, 2020

COUNTY COUNCIL TO HOLD VIRTUAL BUDGET PUBLIC HEARING - MAY 4

COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE
TO CONVENE FOR SCHEDULED BUDGET WORK SESSIONS; COUNTY COUNCIL TO HOLD VIRTUALBUDGET PUBLIC HEARING 

Scheduled Budget Work Sessions and Budget Public Hearing – May 4th 

Residents Encouraged to Use eCommen...

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Council News
Posted on: May 1, 2020

Council Member Glaros Partners to Provide Food for Residents through Greater Riverdale Cares

District 3 Council Member Dannielle Glaros Partners to Provide Food for Thousands of Residents through Greater Riverdale Cares Initiative

Food Distribution Saturday, May 2 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church

Prince George’s County Council Memb...

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Council News
Posted on: May 1, 2020

AT-LARGE COUNCIL MEMBER HAWKINS, AND COUNCIL MEMBER HARRISON PARTNER TO PROVIDE FACE MASKS...

Prince George’s County Council Vice-Chair and At-Large Council Member Calvin S. Hawkins, II, and District 9 Council Member Sydney Harrison, in partnership with the education technology company, 2U, with global headquarters in Prince George&r...

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Council News
Posted on: April 29, 2020

Committee of the Whole Convenes April 30th for Virtual Budget Work Sessions

The Prince George’s County Council Committee of the Whole (COW), with the use of technology, will convene on Thursday, April 30, at 10:00 a.m. for virtual FY 21 Budget work sessions.

The COW meeting will be available for live and on-demand public...

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Council News
Posted on: April 28, 2020

Council Committee of the Whole Convenes Virtually April 29th for Budget Work Sessions

The Prince George’s County Council Committee of the Whole (COW), aided by the use of technology, will convene virtually, Wednesday, April 29, at 10:00 a.m. for scheduled budget work sessions.

The COW meeting will be available for public viewing. ...

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Council News
Posted on: April 24, 2020

Committee of the Whole Holds Virtual Budget Work Sessions April 28th

The Prince George’s County Council Committee of the Whole (COW), aided by the use of technology, will convene virtually, on Tuesday, April 28, at 10:00 a.m. to review proposed legislation. COW is scheduled to conduct FY21 Budget work sessions be...

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Council News
Posted on: April 21, 2020

COUNCIL MEMBER HARRISON AND VICE-CHAIR CALVIN HAWKINS PARTNER TO PROVIDE FACE MASKS FOR...

COUNCIL MEMBER SYDNEY HARRISON AND VICE-CHAIR AND AT-LARGE COUNCIL MEMBER CALVIN HAWKINS PARTNER TO PROVIDE FACE MASKS FOR HEALTHCARE WORKERS 

District 9 Council Member Sydney Harrison (D-District 9), and Vice-Chair and At-Large Council Member Cal...

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Council News
Posted on: April 20, 2020

COUNCIL ENACTS RESOLUTION ADDRESSING THE PUBLIC HEALTH THREAT OF IMMIGRATION DETENTION DURING ...

COUNCIL ENACTS RESOLUTION ADDRESSING THE PUBLIC HEALTH THREAT OF IMMIGRATION DETENTION DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC

The Prince George’s County Council, during a virtual session on Monday, April 20, 2020, introduced Council Resolution - 012-2020, legi...

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Council News
Posted on: April 17, 2020

COUNTY COUNCIL TO CONVENE APRIL 20TH FOR SCHEDULED VIRTUAL SESSION AND BUDGET PUBLIC HEARINGS

Residents Encouraged to Utilize eComment Portal for Public Testimony

The Prince George’s County Council, aided by the use of technology, and in alignment with State of Emergencies by the State of Maryland and Prince George’s County, wil...

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Council News
Posted on: April 16, 2020

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY COUNCIL ENABLES PUBLIC COMMENT DURING VIRTUAL SESSIONS

New eComment Portal Heightens Public Engagement Options; First Use During April 20th Council Session

The Prince George’s County Council, meeting virtually until state of emergency declarations are lifted, has established an eComment portal to fac...

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Council News
Posted on: April 13, 2020

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY COUNCIL SITTING AS THE BOARD OF HEALTH TO CONVENE APRIL 14TH

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY COUNCIL SITTING AS THE BOARD OF HEALTH TO CONVENE APRIL 14TH FOR COVID-19 BRIEFING FROM CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION AND COUNTY HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS

Congressman Steny Hoyer, Senator Ben Cardin, Senator Chris Van Hollen, and Con...

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Council News
Posted on: April 1, 2020

CHAIR TURNER ISSUES STATEMENT REGARDING COUNCIL SUPPORT OF FUNDING FOR COVID-19 BUSINESS RELIEF FUND

COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER ISSUES STATEMENT REGARDING COUNCIL SUPPORT OF FUNDING FOR COUNTY’S COVID-19 BUSINESS RELIEF FUND

The Prince George’s County Council, during its virtual session on Tuesday, March 31, 2020, unanimously voted t...

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Business Relief Fund Letter Council News
Posted on: March 27, 2020

**UPDATE: COUNTY COUNCIL TO CONVENE VIRTUAL SESSION MARCH 31st

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY COUNCIL TO CONVENE VIRTUAL SESSION MARCH 31st; BOARD OF HEALTH TO CONVENE IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING SESSION

The Prince George’s County Council, aided by the use of technology, and in alignment with social distancing g...

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Council News
Posted on: March 18, 2020

COUNTYWIDE MAP AMENDMENT JOINT PUBLIC HEARING POSTPONED

CMA Joint Public Hearing Scheduled for March 23rd to be Rescheduled 

The State and County governments have declared public health emergencies, due to the recent COVID-19 outbreak. On March 17, 2020, the Prince George’s County Council ado...

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Council News
Posted on: February 24, 2020

COUNCIL MEMBER DENI TAVERAS APPLAUDS EXPANSION OF ISLA INITIATIVE

Access to Counsel Initiative Announced During ISLA Anniversary Luncheon

Prince George’s County Council Member Deni Taveras (D) – District 2, is pleased to welcome the “Access to Counsel Initiative” to Prince George&a...

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Council News
Posted on: February 24, 2020

COUNCIL MEMBER ANDERSON-WALKER AND DELEGATE JAY WALKER HOST JOINT TRANSFORMING COMMUNITIES MEETING

Community Discussion Addresses State and County Bill Agendas

 Prince George’s County Council Member Monique Anderson-Walker (D) – District 8, and District 26 State Delegate Jay Walker will co-host a Joint Transforming Communiti...

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Joint Transforming Communities Meeting Council News
Posted on: February 22, 2020

COUNCIL MEMBER ANDERSON-WALKER HOSTS “MOMENTS WITH MONIQUE” EVENT

COUNCIL MEMBER ANDERSON-WALKER HOSTS “MOMENTS WITH MONIQUE” EVENT FEATURING BLACK HISTORY, ARTS AND CULTURE 

Community Celebration and Conversation Features “Black Women & Politics: To the Ballot and Beyo...

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Moments With Monique Council News
Posted on: February 14, 2020

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY COUNCIL TO COMMEMORATE BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Annual Black History Month Celebration – “Prince George’s Proud – Roots to Royalty”

Featured Keynote Speaker – Prince George’s County Executive Angela D. Alsobrooks

 In observanc...

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Council News
Posted on: February 11, 2020

PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY COUNCIL DECLARES SUPPORT FOR D.C. STATEHOOD

The Prince George’s County Council, during session today, Tuesday, February 11, 2020, voted unanimously to adopt Council-Resolution 004-2020, formally declaring support for admitting the District of Columbia as the 51st State of the United State...

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Council News
Posted on: February 11, 2020

PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY RE-ENTRY ADVISORY BOARD MEETS

The Prince George’s County Re-Entry Advisory Board will meet Wednesday, February 12, 2020, in the County Administration Building, 14741 Gov. Oden Bowie Dr., in Upper Marlboro, Room 2027, at 11:00 a.m.

The Re-Entry Advisory Board was established b...

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Council News
Posted on: February 10, 2020

COUNCIL MEMBER JOLENE IVEY AND COUNTY FAMILY JUSTICE CENTER HOST "LOVE SHOULDN'T HURT"

Council Member Jolene Ivey and Prince George’s County Family Justice Center Host “Love Shouldn’t Hurt: A Celebration for Survivors of Domestic Violence”

Featured Guest: Award-Winning Global Keynote Speaker a...

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Council News
Posted on: February 10, 2020

PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY COUNCIL HOLDS FY 2021 BUDGET TOWN HALL MEETING

Residents Encouraged to Participate in the County Budget Process

The Prince George’s County Council will hold its FY 2021 Budget Town Hall Meeting, on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m., at Prince George&rsqu...

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Council News
Posted on: February 5, 2020

COUNCIL UNANIMOUSLY APPROVES HISTORIC APPOINTMENT OF PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY FIRE CHIEF TIFFANY GREEN

Green Becomes Prince George’s County’s First Female Fire Chief

The Prince George’s County Council unanimously approved the appointment of Tiffany D. Green as Prince George’s County’s 13th Fire Chief, and th...

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Council News
Posted on: January 22, 2020

COUNCIL CONVENES FINAL DAY OF ANNUAL RETREAT

Agenda Includes
Housing, Countywide Map Amendment and 2020 Census

The Prince George’s County Council convened the final day of its Annual Retreat today, January 22, with a “Housing Opportunities for All” update, and discussio...

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Council News
Posted on: January 21, 2020

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY COUNCIL CONVENES 2020 ANNUAL RETREAT

Agenda Includes County Budget, Workforce Development, Grants Updates and Legislative Priorities

The Prince George’s County Council convened its 2020 Annual Retreat “Team Prince George’s - Service. Community. Progress,&rdqu...

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Council News
Posted on: January 16, 2020

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY COUNCIL 2020 ANNUAL RETREAT

Council to Focus on Legislative Priorities and Goals for 2020

The Prince George’s County Council will hold its 2020 Annual Retreat on Tuesday, January 21st and Wednesday, January 22nd, at The Hotel at the University of Maryland, 7777 Baltimore Av...

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Council News
Posted on: January 13, 2020

RE-ENTRY ADVISORY BOARD TO CONVENE FIRST MEETING JANUARY 15

Board to Address Re-Entry Programs and Services for Formerly Incarcerated Residents

The Prince George’s County Re-Entry Advisory Board, established by Council Resolution 49-2019, will convene for the first time on Wednesday, January 15, 2020, at ...

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Council News
Posted on: January 8, 2020

COUNCIL MEMBER DERRICK LEON DAVIS ELECTED COG BOARD CHAIR

Davis to Chair Council of Governments Board of Directors in 2020

Prince George’s County Council Member Derrick Leon Davis (D) – District 6, was elected 2020 Chair by the Board of Directors of the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (COG) during ...

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Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments Council News
Posted on: December 4, 2019

COUNCIL CHAIR TURNER ANNOUNCES COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS AND APPOINTMENTS FOR LEGISLATIVE YEAR 2020

Prince George’s County Council Chair Todd M. Turner (D) – District 4, has announced Legislative Year 2020 Council committee assignments and appointments to County boards and commissions. The Council voted in July 2018 to amend its Rule...

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Council News

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

Community Safety Forum

Community Safety Forum FINAL

Council Member Monique Anderson-Walker is co-hosting "Community Safety Forum" June 1 - 5 , 2020.  This daily event will begin 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM.

This Lunch and Learn series will focus on issues that affect Prince George’s Cou...

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Council Spotlight
Posted on: May 18, 2020

Weekly Food Distribution

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Council Member Deni Taveras in partnership with District 2 Gateway Coalition Partners present: Weekly Food Distribution Sites.

Please practice social distancing at all eight locations.

For more information, call (301) 952-4436 or by email .

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Council Spotlight
Posted on: May 13, 2020

Vote By Mail for Maryland Primary

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You are encouraged to Vote by Mail on June 2, 2020 for the Maryland Primary.

Council Spotlight
Posted on: May 6, 2020

Salute our Frontline Workers

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The Prince George’s County Council salute the Frontline Workers for their dedication and sacrifices during this COVID-19 Crisis.

Stay home,  Wash Your hands.  Social Distance.

Be Safe!!

Council Spotlight
Posted on: May 21, 2020

Moving Forward: Let's talk about Mental Health

Moving Forward Series (Mental Health) FROM THE SHOCK OF OUR NEW REALITY

Join Council Member Monique Anderson-Walker and the District 8 Staff for the Launch of our District 8 Series, "MOVING FORWARD” From the Shock of Our New Reality on Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 11:00 am - Noon. We have been through ALOT, dealing...

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Posted on: May 4, 2020

Community Food Drive

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Council Member Tom Dernoga presents Community Food Drive every Saturday in the Month of May from 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM 

Drop off food items at:

Beltsville Adventist Community Center4220 Ammendale RoadBeltsville, MD 20705

Email District One for more inf...

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Council Spotlight
Posted on: May 1, 2020

Thank You To All

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Council Member Monique Walker-Anderson extends a great big THANK YOU to all front line workers and essential personnel.

Transformative Solutions: Healthy and Vibrant Communities.



Council Spotlight
Posted on: April 20, 2020

Local Restaurant To-Go Challenge

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Council Member At-Large presents Buy Local Restaurant To-Go Challenge starting on April 19th.  Prince George’s County residents are encouraged to buy to-go orders from sit-down restaurants at least twice weekly.  Sign the pledg...

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Council Spotlight
Posted on: April 17, 2020

New EComment Portal for Council Virtual Sessions

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To encourage civic engagement, the Council has established an Ecomment portal to serve as an alternative method of public participation in the Council’s virtual Meeting.

Please note, that written testimony or comments will be accepted in electron...

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Posted on: March 10, 2020

Coronavirus: Stop The Spread of Germs

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Our County Health Department is receiving regular updates and guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), as well as state and regional public health partners, about the COVOD-19 global outbreak.

The Health Department has a dedicate...

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Posted on: February 14, 2020

Community Shred

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District 7 Council Member Rodney Streeter is holding three opportunities for you to get rid of the paper clutter in a safe and secure manner.  Bring your old documents to the Community Shred.

Residents can bring up to three boxes.

For more informat...

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Council Spotlight
Posted on: December 18, 2019

Census 2020: Proud To Be Counted!

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Get ready to be counted!  Census 2020 is coming and the Prince George's County Council wants you to be a part of the count.  For more information on the Census 2020 initiative, please visit the Prince George's County Census 2020 page.

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Posted on: April 25, 2016

Vice Chair Glaros Celebrates Progress in Prince George's County During FlexEL Grand Opening

Research, Development and Manufacturing Facility Opens in College Park

Prince George’s County Council Vice Chair Dannielle Glaros (D) – District 3, joined County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, University of Maryland President Wallace Loh, Maryland S...Read on...

District 3
Posted on: April 25, 2016

COUNCIL MEMBER DANNIELLE GLAROS HOSTS DISTRICT 3 TOWN HALL MEETING AND RESOURCE FAIR

?District 3 Residents Urged to Participate for Valuable Information on County Resources and Education Budget Updates
Prince George’s County Council Member Dannielle Glaros (D) – District 3, will host a District 3 Town Hall Meeting and Resource Fair on We...Read on...

District 3
Posted on: April 25, 2016

COUNCIL MEMBER GLAROS FEATURED GUEST AT THIRSTY FOR BUSINESS THURSDAY WOMEN IN BUSINESS

Celebrating Women’s History Month and New Business in District 3 - SoBe Restaurant & Lounge

Prince George’s County Council Member Dannielle Glaros (D) – District 3 will be a featured guest at the “Thirsty (for Business) Thursday – Celebration of W...Read on...

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