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Posted on: October 28, 2020

Committee of the Whole Convenes Virtually October 29th for the Review of Proposed Legislation and...

Committee of the Whole Convenes Virtually October 29th for the Review of Proposed Legislation and Appointments

The Prince George’s County Council Committee of the Whole (COW) will convene virtually on Thursday, October 29th, at 10:00 a.m. to revi...

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Council News
Posted on: October 26, 2020

COUNCIL CONVENES VIRTUAL SESSION OCTOBER 27TH TO ADDRESS PROPOSED CORRESPONDENCE; CONDUCT PUBLIC...

COUNCIL CONVENES VIRTUAL SESSION OCTOBER 27TH TO ADDRESS PROPOSED CORRESPONDENCE; CONDUCT PUBLIC HEARINGS; AND REVIEW RESOLUTIONS ELIGIBLE FOR ADOPTION 

The Prince George’s County Council will convene a virtual Council session on Tuesday...

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Council News
Posted on: October 21, 2020

Committee of the Whole Convenes Virtually October 22nd for Scheduled Briefings, and the Review of...

Committee of the Whole Convenes Virtually October 22nd for Scheduled Briefings, and the Review of Proposed Correspondence and Legislation

The Prince George’s County Council Committee of the Whole (COW) will convene virtually on Thursday, October ...

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Council News
Posted on: October 19, 2020

County Council and Committee of the Whole to Convene October 20th for Scheduled Virtual Sessions

Council to Review Legislation, Address Proposed Correspondence and Receive Briefings on Body Camera Status and the Prince George’s County Forward Task Force Report 

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

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Council News
Posted on: October 15, 2020

COUNCIL’S COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE SUPPORTS LEGISLATION ADDRESSING ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION...

COUNCIL’S COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE SUPPORTS LEGISLATION ADDRESSING ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION MODEL FOR PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Legislation to Receive Final Vote During Scheduled Council Session Tuesday, October 20th

The...

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Council News
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Committee of the Whole Convenes Virtually October 15th to Review Legislation

The Prince George’s County Council Committee of the Whole (COW) will convene virtually on Thursday, October 15th, at 10:00 a.m. to review proposed legislation. 

Measures to be reviewed by COW on October 15th  include, but are no...

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Council News
Posted on: October 8, 2020

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY TO RECOGNIZE FIRST NATIVE AMERICAN DAY OCTOBER 12, 2020

The Prince George’s County Council and County Executive Angela Alsobrooks, recognizing the history, culture, and accomplishments of Native Americans and indigenous persons in Prince George’s County and across the nation, encourage all ...

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Council News
Posted on: October 7, 2020

Committee of the Whole Convenes Virtually October 8th to Review Legislation

The Prince George’s County Council Committee of the Whole (COW) will convene virtually on Thursday, October 8th, at 10:00 a.m. to review proposed legislation. 

The COW committee meeting will be available for public viewing. Residents are...

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Council News
Posted on: October 5, 2020

County Council, Committee of the Whole and District Council to Convene Virtually October 6th

The Prince George’s County Council, the Council’s Committee of the Whole (COW), and the District Council will convene virtually on Tuesday, October 6th.  

Council session is scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m. with the presentatio...

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Council News
Posted on: October 2, 2020

DISTRICT 3 COUNCIL MEMBER DANNIELLE GLAROS SUPPORTS MURAL ARTISTS’ CONTRIBUTION TOWARDS ENHANCING...

 

DISTRICT 3 COUNCIL MEMBER DANNIELLE GLAROS SUPPORTS MURAL ARTISTS’ CONTRIBUTION TOWARDS ENHANCING COMMUNITIES AND EXPANDING FOOD OPPORTUNITIES 

Local Artists and Students Create Murals on Refrigerated Storage Trailers for Food Donations ...

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Council News
Posted on: October 1, 2020

RESPONSIBLE LEGACY TASK FORCE AND FOOD SECURITY TASK FORCE CONVENE VIRTUALLY OCTOBER 2ND

The Prince George’s County Council’s Responsible Legacy Task Force and  Food Security Task Force will convene virtually on Friday, October 2, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. respectively. 

The Prince George’...

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Council News
Posted on: September 30, 2020

Committee of the Whole Convenes Virtually October 1st to Review Legislation

The Prince George’s County Council Committee of the Whole (COW) will convene virtually on Thursday, October 1st, at 10:00 a.m. to review proposed legislation. 

The COW committee meeting will be available for public viewing. Residents are encourage...

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Council News
Posted on: September 30, 2020

COUNCIL WORK GROUPS BEGIN DISCUSSIONS ON CLIMATE CHANGE, FOOD SECURITY, AND LEGACY BUILDING...

COUNCIL WORK GROUPS BEGIN DISCUSSIONS ON CLIMATE CHANGE, FOOD SECURITY, AND LEGACY BUILDING IN PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY 

Climate Action Commission, Food Security Task Force and Responsible Legacy Task Force Will Address Matters of Community Concern&...

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Council News
Posted on: September 29, 2020

BOARD OF HEALTH RECEIVES RAND CORPORATION BRIEFING ON HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES NEEDS ASSESSMENT...

BOARD OF HEALTH RECEIVES RAND CORPORATION BRIEFING ON HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES NEEDS ASSESSMENT STUDY; DISCUSSES “HEALTH IN ALL POLICIES” INITIATIVE

“Assessing Health and Human Services Needs to Support an Integrated Health i...

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RAND Corporation Report Council News
Posted on: September 28, 2020

County Council, Board of Health and Committee of the Whole to Convene September 29th

 

County Council, Board of Health and Committee of the Whole to Convene September 29th for Scheduled Virtual Sessions and Briefings

 

Council to Review Legislation and Hold Public Hearing; Board of Health Receives RAND Study Briefing; Commi...

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Council News
Posted on: September 24, 2020

HOUSING OPPORTUNITIES FOR ALL WORK GROUP CONVENES FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 25

Work Group Established to Address Housing Policies in Prince George’s County

 

The Prince George’s County Housing Opportunities for All Work Group, established by Council Resolution CR-16-2019, will convene virtually on...

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Council News
Posted on: September 23, 2020

Committee of the Whole Convenes Virtually September 24th to Review Legislation

The Prince George’s County Council Committee of the Whole (COW) will convene virtually on Thursday, September 24, at 10:00 a.m. to review proposed legislation; and appointments to the Solid Waste Advisory Committee, Wage Determination Board, and...

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Council News
Posted on: September 22, 2020

COUNCIL APPROVES JOINT LETTER TO GOVERNOR HOGAN ADDRESSING 2020 GENERAL ELECTION VOTING

Governor Urged to Continue Support for General Election with Additional Funding and Operational Assistance

The Prince George’s County Council, during a virtual session on Tuesday, September 22, 2020, voted to authorize Council Chair Todd M. Turne...

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Council News
Posted on: September 2, 2020

COUNCIL ANNOUNCES FIFTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE GRANT FUNDING FOR LOCAL NONPROFITS

$500,000 Grant Program Seeks Community Solutions for Ending Domestic Violence in Prince George’s County; Applications Accepted September 2 – October 1; Pre-Proposal Conference September 8

 

The Prince George’s County C...

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Council News
Posted on: July 21, 2020

DISTRICT 6 COUNCIL MEMBER DERRICK L. DAVIS ISSUES STATEMENT FOLLOWING TABLING OF CB-48-2020

DISTRICT 6 COUNCIL MEMBER DERRICK L. DAVIS ISSUES STATEMENT FOLLOWING TABLING OF CB-48-2020, PROPOSED CHARTER AMENDMENT CONCERNING HOMESTEAD PROPERTY TAX CREDIT CAP

I appreciate the opportunity to address CB-48-2020, a Charter Amendment proposal amending t...

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CB-48-2020 Council News
Posted on: June 22, 2020

COUNCIL TO CONVENE JUNE 23rd FOR SCHEDULED VIRTUAL SESSION; COW TO REVIEW LEGISLATION

The Prince George’s County Council, supported by technology, will convene a virtual Council session on Tuesday, June 23rd, at 10:00 a.m. The Council’s Committee of the Whole (COW) will also meet on June 23rd at 10:30 a.m. to r...

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Council News
Posted on: June 2, 2020

TODAY: COUNCIL TO CONVENE JUNE 2ND FOR SCHEDULED VIRTUAL SESSION; COW TO REVIEW LEGISLATION

The Prince George’s County Council, supported by technology, will convene a virtual Council session on Tuesday, June 2nd, at 10:00 a.m. The Council’s Committee of the Whole (COW) will meet following Tuesday’s Council session ...

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Council News
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

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 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 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: 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: 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