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Posted on: August 24, 2020

STATEMENT - COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER RESPONDS TO ON-DUTY OFFICER SHOOTINGS

The Prince George’s County Council condemns Sunday evening’s
attack on three County officers who were shot while responding to a call forservice.  The Council is relieved to learn that the officers are expected
to survive ...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: July 18, 2020

COUNCIL CHAIR TURNER ISSUES STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF CIVIL RIGHTS ICON, THE HONORABLE JOHN LEWIS

The Prince George’s County Council joins with our residents,
the nation and the world, in mourning the immeasurable loss of the HonorableJohn Lewis, a revered champion of civil rights and passionate fighter for
social justice.

The Council ext...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: July 3, 2020

CHAIR TURNER SAYS COUNCIL SUPPORTS FULL REVIEW OF WASHINGTON’S NFL TEAM NAME

The Prince George’s County Council joins with County Executive Angela D. Alsobrooks and countless others, who are pleased and encouraged by today’s announcement that Washington’s professional football team will conduct a form...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: June 22, 2020

CHAIR TURNER RESPONDS TO RECENT SUPREME COURT DECISIONS PROTECTING LGBTQ WORKERS AND DACA PROGRAM

The Prince George’s County Council and the residents we
serve continue to fully embrace the strength of diversity in Prince George’sCounty, and stands in solidarity with those celebrating two recent Supreme
Court rulings.  ...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: June 19, 2020

COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER RESPONDS TO RESIGNATION OF POLICE CHIEF HANK STAWINSKI

STATEMENT - COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER RESPONDS TO RESIGNATION OF POLICE CHIEF HANK STAWINSKI; APPOINTMENT OF INTERIM POLICE CHIEF

The Prince George’s County Council respects the decision of County Executive Angela Alsobrooks, and will work wit...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: June 5, 2020

CHAIR TURNER WELCOMES NEW PRINCE GEORGE’S COMMUNITY COLLEGE PRESIDENT, DR. FALECIA D. WILLIAMS

STATEMENT – COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER WELCOMES NEW PRINCE GEORGE’S COMMUNITY COLLEGE PRESIDENT, DR. FALECIA D. WILLIAMS

The Prince George’s County Council extends a warm welcome to the newly-selected ninth president of Prin...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: June 2, 2020

COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER ISSUES STATEMENT IN RESPONSE TO GEORGE FLOYD

The Prince George’s County Council grieves with the family and loved ones of George Floyd, the latest victim of deadly racial brutality and violence caused by those sworn to protect our communities. But our heartbreak and prayers for peace alone...

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Council Chair Statements
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