News Flash

Posted on: May 14, 2019

STATEMENT - COUNCIL RESPONDS TO INTERIM SCHOOLS CEO EMPLOYEE SALARY STEP RESTORATION PLAN

The Prince George’s County Schools Interim CEO, Dr.
Monica Goldson, has announced a multi-year, $46.5 million proposal to restorerecession-related salary cuts to support nearly 8,300 school employees.  Scheduled step increases for sc...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: May 8, 2019

STATEMENT – COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER SAYS COUNCIL CELEBRATES COUNTY’S TOP CREDIT RATING

The Prince George’s County
Council joins County Executive Angela D. Alsobrooks in celebration of theexciting news that all three of the Wall Street financial rating agencies –
Moody’s, Fitch and Standard and Poor&rsqu...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: April 8, 2019

CHAIR TURNER OFFERS COUNCIL CONDOLENCES UPON PASSING OF MARYLAND HOUSE SPEAKER MICHAEL E. BUSCH

STATEMENT

The Prince George’s County Council extends its sincere condolences to the family and loved ones of the Honorable Michael E. Busch, Maryland’s Speaker of the House of Delegates, upon his unexpected passing.

This is a sad time in our state of Maryla...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: March 19, 2019

STATEMENT - COUNCIL CHAIR TURNER RESPONDS TO MASSACRE AT MOSQUES IN NEW ZEALAND

The Prince George’s County Council joins with global voices condemning the massacre that took the lives of 50 Muslim worshippers, and injured 50 others during Friday Prayer at Al Noor Mosque and the Linwood Islamic Centre in Christchurch, New Zealand.

This...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: March 14, 2019

STATEMENT - COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER ON PROPOSED FY 2020 BUDGET

Council Begins Budget Review Process Following Receipt of County Executive’s Proposed Spending Plan

Today, the Prince George’s County Council received an overview of the Fiscal Year 2020 Operating and Capital Budget proposals from County Executive...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: February 5, 2019

STATEMENT - COUNCIL CHAIR TURNER RESPONDS TO DEADLY WEEKEND ACCIDENT ON ROUTE 301 IN BOWIE

Our community is deeply saddened over the heartbreaking loss of five children, ages 5 to 15, in a tragic traffic accident on Route 301 in Bowie, early Saturday morning.

On behalf of the County Council, the residents of the Fourth District and my own family...

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Council Chair Statements