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Posted on: July 25, 2022

COUNCIL TO HOST VIRTUAL DISCUSSION ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY

Guest Speaker – The Honorable Lisa A. Hall Johnson, District Court of Maryland Domestic Violence Coordinating Judge; Service Providers Invited and Encouraged to Join the Discussion 

The Prince George’s County Council will host ...

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Council News
Posted on: July 14, 2022

COUNCIL CONVENES FOR FINAL HYBRID SESSION PRIOR TO AUGUST RECESS; HOLDS PUBLIC HEARINGS; ADOPTS...

COUNCIL CONVENES FOR FINAL HYBRID SESSION PRIOR TO AUGUST RECESS; HOLDS PUBLIC HEARINGS; ADOPTS CLIMATE ACTION PLAN, AND BOWIE MITCHELLVILLE & VICINITY SECTIONAL MAP AMENDMENT

 

The Prince George’s County Council convened a hybrid ses...

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Posted on: July 13, 2022

COUNTY COUNCIL ADOPTS RESOLUTION CONCERNING BOWIE-MITCHELLVILLE & VICINITY SECTIONAL MAP AMENDMENT

Legislation Initiates Land Use Recommendations in the Bowie-Mitchellville Master Plan

The Prince George’s County Council, during session on Tuesday, July 12, 2022, unanimously adopted CR-089-2022, legislation initiating a new Sectional M...

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Council News
Posted on: July 6, 2022

COUNTY COUNCIL ADOPTS LEGISLATION CONDEMNING SUPREME COURT DECISION TO OVERTURN ROE V. WADE

The Prince George’s County Council, during session on Tuesday, July 5, 2022, adopted CR-083-2022, condemning the recent Supreme Court ruling reversing Roe v. Wade and overturning women’s constitutional right to an abortion. &a...

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Posted on: July 6, 2022

COUNTY COUNCIL ENACTS POLICE ACCOUNTABILITY MEASURES

Legislation Includes Implementation of Maryland Accountability Act of 2021 and Establishment of Police Accountability Board

 

The Prince George’s County Council, during session on Tuesday, July 5, 2022, enacted a legislative package addre...

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Posted on: June 29, 2022

COUNCIL UNANIMOUSLY ENACTS LEGISLATION ESTABLISHING A PROPERTY TAX CREDIT FOR THE ELDERLY

Legislation Reduces Property Taxes for Eligible Prince George’s County Seniors by 20%

The Prince George’s County Council, during session on Tuesday, June 28, 2022, unanimously enacted CB-29-2022, legislation proposed by District 8 Counc...

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Posted on: June 8, 2022

COUNCIL’S TRANSPORTATION, INFRASTRUCTURE, ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE, AND GOVERNMENT...

COUNCIL’S TRANSPORTATION, INFRASTRUCTURE, ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE, AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS AND FISCAL POLICY COMMITTEE CONVENE JUNE 9TH

 The Prince George’s County Council’s Transportation, Infrastructure, Energy and Environment (TIEE) ...

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Council News
Posted on: May 25, 2022

PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY COUNCIL TO ADOPT FY 2023 COUNTY BUDGET

Budget Adoption Scheduled for Noon on Wednesday, June 1. 

The Prince George’s County Council, as the County’s fiscal authority, will convene a hybrid session on Wednesday, June 1, at 12 p.m., to adopt the FY 2023 County Budget,...

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Council News
Posted on: May 16, 2022

COUNTY COUNCIL TO RECOGNIZE MERITORIOUS CONTRIBUTIONS IN PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY DURING HYBRID...

COUNTY COUNCIL TO RECOGNIZE MERITORIOUS CONTRIBUTIONS IN PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY DURING HYBRID PROCLAMATION CEREMONY; COUNCIL SESSION CONVENES -   TUESDAY, MAY 17TH 

The Prince George’s County Council will recognize mer...

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Council News
Posted on: May 9, 2022

DISTRICT SIX COUNCIL MEMBER MEDLOCK SWORN INTO OFFICE

Council Appointee Johnathan Medlock Seated for First Council Session

Prince George’s County Council Member Johnathan M. Medlock (D-District 6) was sworn into office today, Monday, May 9, 2022, to fill the District 6 Council seat vacated by the in...

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Posted on: May 9, 2022

COUNCIL SESSION TO ADDRESS PROPOSED CORRESPONDENCE, EXECUTIVE APPOINTMENTS AND LEGISLATION...

COUNCIL SESSION TO ADDRESS PROPOSED CORRESPONDENCE, EXECUTIVE APPOINTMENTS AND LEGISLATION; COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE TO REVIEW LEGISLATION AND BOARD OF EDUCATION APPOINTMENT; BUDGET WORK SESSIONS CONTINUE

The Prince George’s County Council and the Committee ...

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Council News
Posted on: May 6, 2022

CHARTER REVIEW COMMISSION PRESENTS FINAL REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS TO COUNTY COUNCIL

The Prince George’s County Council has received the 2021-2022 Prince George’s County Charter Review Commission Final Report and Recommendations, publicly presented during Council session on Tuesday, May 3, 2022.  

The seven-mem...

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Council News
Posted on: April 1, 2022

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY’S NEW ZONING ORDINANCE AND SUBDIVISION REGULATIONS TAKE EFFECT TODAY, APRIL 1

New Modernized Zoning Ordinance Levels Playing Field and Expands Critical Economic Development Opportunities

Today, Prince George’s County’s new Zoning Ordinance takes effect, updating the County’s 50-year-old zoning ...

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Council News
Posted on: March 7, 2022

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY COUNCIL APPLAUDS SUPPLIER DIVERSITY MENTORSHIP AWARD RECIPIENTS

Prince George’s County Minority Business Enterprises Receive National Recognition

The Prince George’s County Council applauds Prince George’s County Minority Business Enterprises (MBE’s) Metro Laundry, Frequency Ente...

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Council News
Posted on: December 7, 2021

PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY COUNCIL ELECTS 2022 LEADERSHIP TEAM

At-Large Council Member Calvin S. Hawkins, II, Elected for Second Consecutive Term as Chair; Council Member Sydney Harrison to Serve as Vice-Chair 

The Prince George’s County Council, convening virtually for its Gavel Exchange ceremony, ...

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Council News
Posted on: November 19, 2021

COUNTY COUNCIL CONVENES IN DAY-LONG VIRTUAL SESSION

Approves Legislation Advancing Zoning Ordinance Rewrite; Adopts Council’s Redistricting Plan 

 

The Prince George’s County Council convened in scheduled session on Tuesday, November 16, 2021.  The Council sessi...

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Council News
Posted on: November 6, 2021

COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE CONVENES VIRTUALLY MONDAY, NOVEMBER 8TH TO REVIEW COUNTYWIDE MAP AMENDMENT...

COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE CONVENES VIRTUALLY MONDAY, NOVEMBER 8TH TO REVIEW COUNTYWIDE MAP AMENDMENT TRANSCRIPT ANALYSIS; COUNTY COUNCIL WELCOMES MDOT OFFICIALS FOR VIRTUAL STATEWIDE TRANSPORTATION PLAN TOUR

The County Council sitting as the District Council,...

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Council News
Posted on: October 18, 2021

COUNTY COUNCIL AND COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE CONVENE VIRTUALLY TUESDAY, OCTOBER 19TH FOR THE REVIEW...

COUNTY COUNCIL AND COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE CONVENE VIRTUALLY TUESDAY, OCTOBER 19TH FOR THE REVIEW OF LEGISLATION AND PUBLIC HEARINGS   

The Prince George’s County Council and the Committee of the Whole (COW) will convene virtuall...

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