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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: March 16, 2020

COUNTY COUNCIL TO CONVENE VIRTUAL SESSION MARCH 17; EMERGENCY OPERATIONS RESOLUTION TO BE ADDRESSED

The Prince George’s County Council, aided by the use of technology, and in alignment with social distancing guidance provided by the Executive Branch and County Health Department, will convene virtually on Tuesday, March 17, 2020, at 12:00 Noon,...

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Council News
Posted on: March 11, 2020

JOINT COMMITTEE MEETING - THURSDAY, MARCH 12

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY COUNCIL’S TRANSPORTATION, INFRASTRUCTURE, ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE AND MONTGOMERY COUNTY COUNCIL’S TRANSPORTATION AND ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE HOLD JOINT MEETING 

The Prince George&rsqu...

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Council News
Posted on: February 26, 2020

Council Committee on Health, Human Services and Public Safety to Convene on March 4

The Prince George’s County Council Committee on Health, Human Services and Public Safety (HHSPS), chaired by At-Large Council Member Calvin S. Hawkins, II, will meet on Wednesday, March 4, at 10:00 a.m. in the County Administration Building, Cou...

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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 24, 2020

“CONVERSATIONS WITH CALVIN: MARYLAND’S BLUEPRINT FOR EQUAL EDUCATION" - SATURDAY, JANUARY 25

COUNCIL MEMBER AT-LARGE CALVIN HAWKINS HOSTS “CONVERSATIONS WITH CALVIN: MARYLAND’S BLUEPRINT FOR EQUAL EDUCATION” 

Countywide Community Conversation to Focus on Kirwan Commission and Education Funding in Pri...

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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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