Posted on: June 15, 2017

Visitors Prohibited From Entering With Any Electronic Items

Effective June 15, 2017, visitors to the facility are prohibited from entering with any electronic device. Official visitors are required to receive prior authorization in writing.

Visitors to the facility are prohibited from entering with any of the following items: 

  • Cellular telephones 
  • Laptop computers
  • Tablet computers
  • Smart watches  
  • Any electronic device that may be identified as a computerized device

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Posted on: July 22, 2017

Statement from Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

Passing of NBC4 Anchor Jim Vance

Upper Marlboro, MD – Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III released this statement following the passing of NBC4’s Jim Vance.

“I was saddened to learn of the untimely death of my friend and Washingto...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

County Executive Baker to Attend National Association of Counties (NACo) Conference in Columbus, OH

County Executive Baker to Attend National Association of Counties (NACo) Conference in Columbus, OH and Accept National Awards for Exemplary Governance of the Prince George’s County Government

Upper Marlboro, Maryland – From Saturday, July 22 to Monday, July 24, 2017, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III will attend the National Association of Counties (NACo) Annual Conference in Columbus, OH. During the co...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

Statement from Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

Regarding Court Ruling on the Purple Line Project

Upper Marlboro, MD – Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III released this statement following the ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on the Purple Line project.  

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Statement from Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

Passing of Former Prince George’s County Chief Administrative Officer Kenneth Glover

Upper Marlboro, MD – Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III released this statement following the passing of former Prince George’s County Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) f...

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Posted on: July 11, 2017

Statement from Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

Cancelation of Consolidated FBI Headquarters Project

Upper Marlboro, MD – Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III released the following statement following today’s announcement by the General Services Administration (GSA) that the consolidated Federal Bureau of ...

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

Statement of County Executive Regarding Rescinding of Funding for the Consolidated FBI Headquarters

Statement from Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Regarding the Rescinding of Funding for the Consolidated FBI Headquarters by Congressional Appropriators

Upper Marlboro, MD – County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III released the following statement today after reports that the Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government of the House Appropriations Committee voted to rescind $200 milli...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

County Executive Announces that Prince George’s County is Leading State of Maryland in Job Creation

County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Announces that Prince George’s County is Leading State of Maryland in Job Creation
More than 16,000 New Jobs in County Over Past 3 years

Upper Marlboro, MD - Recently released data from the State of Maryland’s Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation (DLLR) shows that the Prince George’s County 4th Quarter (4Q) 2016 jobs numbers reached a new high 319,784. Measured...

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Posted on: June 7, 2017

Revised---Office of the County Executive Seeks New Members for Board of License Commissioners

Reforms to liquor board structure requires the County Executive to appoint new board members

Upper Marlboro, MD – As a result of the reforms outlined in Senate Bill 488 and House Bill 1317 recently passed during the 2017 Session of the Maryland General Assembly, the County Executive of Prince George’s County is now re...

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Posted on: June 7, 2017

Statement of County Executive Regarding Support of the Paris Climate Agreement

Statement of Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker Regarding Prince George’s County’s Support of the Paris Climate Agreement

Upper Marlboro, Maryland – Prince George’s County Executive Baker released this statement following last week’s announcement from President Trump regarding the withdrawal of the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement....

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Posted on: June 5, 2017

County Executive to Deliver Remarks at the Alice Ferguson Foundation Living Building Certification

Morris & Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation Environmental Education Center, designed to mitigate climate change, to be certified as “Greenest Building in Maryland” and is the 13th building of its type in the world

Upper Marlboro, Maryland – This morning, Monday, June 5, at 10:30 a.m., Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III will join environmental leaders at the Alice Ferguson Foundation (AFF) press event at which the Morris &...

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Posted on: June 2, 2017

County Executive Announces the Appointment of a Seasoned Professional as New Acting Budget Director

Upper Marlboro, Maryland – Today, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III announced the appointment of Mr. Stanley Earley as Acting Director, Office of Management and Budget. His appointment is effective June 5, 2017.

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

Statement from County Executive Regarding Governor Hogan’s Veto of Earned Sick Leave Legislation

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following Governor Larry Hogan’s Veto of Earned Sick Leave Legislation.

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Posted on: May 9, 2017

Statement from County Executive Regarding National Teacher Appreciation Day 2017

Statement from Prince George's County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, Regarding National Teacher Appreciation Day 2017

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement regarding National Teacher Appreciation Day and Week which is being observed today, Tuesday, May 9 through Friday, May 12.  For more in...

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Posted on: May 5, 2017

County Executive Baker Delivers 7th Annual State of the Economy Address

County Executive Baker Delivers 7th Annual State of the Economy Address at Colony South Hotel and Convention Center in Clinton, MD

Upper Marlboro, MD – On Wednesday, May 3, Prince George’s County Executive Baker delivered his 7th Annual “State of the Prince George’s County Economy” speech to an audience of approximately 500 business, ...

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Posted on: May 4, 2017

Statement from County Executive Regarding Republican Attempt to Replace the Affordable Care Act

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following legislation passed on Capitol Hill by House Republicans regarding replacing the Affordable Care Act with a plan that will leave millio...

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Posted on: April 7, 2017

The Prince George’s County Local Development Council Is Now Accepting Grant Applications

Non-profit organizations serving MGM National Harbor area are encouraged to apply

Upper Marlboro, MD:  Today the Prince George’s County Local Development Council (PGCLDC) announced a new grant program for non-profits that serve Prince George’s County in the defined impact area around MGM National Harbor. Lo...

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Posted on: July 24, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for Tuesday, July 25, 2017

6:00 PM

 

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at the “45th Anniversary Celebration” of the J. Franklyn Bourne Bar Association in Conjunction with the Prince George’s County Human Relations Commission

 

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for July 22-28, 2017

Saturday, July 22, 2017

 

County Executive Baker attends National Association of Counties (NACo) Conference

Greater Columbus Convention Center

400 North High Street

Columbus, OH  

Sunday, July 23, 2017

 

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for July 17-21, 2017

Monday, July 17, 2017

 

No Public Schedule

 

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

 

8:00 PM

 

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at the “25th Anniversary Celebration” of Arel Architects, Inc.

 

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for Friday, July 14, 2017

7:00 PM 

County Executive Baker to be interviewed on WHUR - 96.3 FM, Daily Drum’s “Insight” Segment

WHUR

529 Bryant St NW

Washington, DC

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Posted on: July 11, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for July 12-14, 2017

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

 

10:30 AM

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at Groundbreaking for New Law Enforcement Firearms Range and Tactical Village

Vacant Lot across from the Prince George’s County Department of Corrections

13400 D...

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Posted on: July 3, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Editor’s Note: Updated from previously published schedule

 

10:30 AM

 

County Executive Baker to march in the Town of University Park’s 4th of July Parade and Picnic

PARADE START LOCATION:

University Park Town Hall

6724 Balt...

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for July 1-7, 2017

Saturday, July 1, 2017

 

11:00 AM

County Executive Baker to march in the City of Laurel’s Annual 4th of July Parade

PARADE START LOCATION:

Montgomery and 7th Streets

Laurel, MD

 

Sunday, July 2, 2017

 

10:30 AM

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for June 19-23, 2017

Monday, June 19, 2017

9:00 AM 

County Executive Baker to be interviewed live on WUSA9’s Great Day Washington

WUSA94100 Wisconsin AveWashington, DC

11:00 AM 

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for June 10-16, 2017

Saturday, June 10, 2017

12:00 PM

County Executive Baker to attend the Annual Prince George’s County Housing Fair and pull winning names for $10,000 Down Payment toward a home for 1st Time buyers

Wayne K. Curry Sports and Learning Complex

Indoor Trac...

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Posted on: June 7, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for Thursday, June 8, 2017

10:30 AM 

 

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at the The Women’s Empowerment and Leadership Luncheon 

 

MGM National Harbor

101 MGM National Harbor Avenue

National Harbor, MD

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Posted on: June 6, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for Tuesday, June 6, 2017

1:00 PM

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at the Prince George’s County Council Confirmation Hearings for Acting Prince George’s Fire/EMS (PGFD) Chief Benjamin Barksdale and Acting County Attorney Jared McCarthy

Prince G...

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Posted on: June 5, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for June 5-9, 2017

Monday, June 5, 2017

 

10:30 AM 

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at the press conference for the Alice Ferguson Foundation’s Morris & Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation Environmental Education Center “Living Build...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for Wednesday, May 31, 2017

3:00 PM 

 

County Executive Baker to attendthe Graduation Ceremony of Oxon Hill High School’s Class of 2017

 

Show Place Arena

14900 Pennsylvania Ave.

Upper Marlboro, MD

 

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for May 27-June 2, 2017

Saturday, May 27, 2017

 

10:30 AM 

 

County Executive Baker to participate in Annual City of Bowie Memorial Day Parade

Bowie High School Annex

3021 Belair Drive

Bowie, MD

Sunday, May 28, 2017

 

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

Revised---County Executive Public Schedule for May 24 - 26, 2017

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

 

 7:00 PM 

 

County Executive Baker to throw out “First Pitch” at the Washington Nationals vs. Seattle Mariners game 

Nationals Park

1500 South Capitol Street, SE

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for May 15-19, 2017

5:30 PM

County Executive Baker to attend the Greater Baltimore Committee’s “62nd Annual Meeting”

Hyatt Regency Baltimore

300 Light Street

Baltimore, MD

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

6:00 PM

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for May 10 - 12, 2017

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

 

10:00 AM 

 

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at the Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Cadillac Crossing Development Project  

 

Cadillac Crossing

16104 Cadillac Drive

Brandywine, MD

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for May 1 – 5, 2017

Monday,May 1, 2017

 

No Public Schedule

 

Tuesday,May 2, 2017

 

No Public Schedule

 

Wednesday,May 3, 2017

 

8:30 AM 

 

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

Press Conference to Demand Legal Decision and Federal Funding for Purple Line

Upper Marlboro, MD:  Tomorrow, Tuesday, May 2, 2017,at 8:30 a.m. in front of the Silver Spring Library, which will be the passageway of the future Purple Line, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III will join Montgomery ...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Nature’s Mixed Drinks

coolingCenter

Blue skies, sunshine and water. Nature’s mixed drinks. Visit a center and get cool tips to beat the summer heat.

Get Cool
Posted on: July 20, 2017

Plenty to Do and See

Collage of Horse riding, ice skating, canoeing and more in the county

Interested in the arts, camping or Mediterranean food? With almost 500 square miles there is something for everyone. This interactive map will show you the way.

Explore the County
Posted on: July 17, 2017

Free Summer Meals

Image of a Student Carrying a Tray with Salad and Quesadilla

The Summer Food Service Program offers free food to young people in low-income areas.

Learn More
Posted on: July 14, 2017

Small Business Services

Image of Electronic Devices and Writing Utensils in a Workspace

Need help with your business? Services include Site Analysis and Payroll Assistance.

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

Practice Proper Pet Protection During the Summer Heat

Prince George’s County shares hot weather tips to keep pets safe and alive in high summer temperatures.

Excessive high temperatures can be dangerous not only to humans, but to your furry companions as well. With the hot, steamy days of summer upon us, you can help keep your pets safe, cool, healthy and happy during the high-heat of summer with a few helpful...

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Posted on: June 14, 2017

PGCLitterTRAK Earns Best in Category National Achievement Award

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Mobile litter apps recognized for helping to keep Prince George’s County litter free

Largo, MD – Prince George’s County has been recognized with a 2017 Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties (NACo) for the launch of two mobile software applications (apps) designed to track and report tonnage of lit...

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Posted on: June 8, 2017

Animal Services Facility in Northern Prince George's County

County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III supports potential facility through proposed funding.

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

Green for Green!

Prince George’s County and the Chesapeake Bay Trust announce up to $1 Million in grants available through the Stormwater Stewardship Grant Program.

The Prince George’s County Department of the Environment (DoE) and the Chesapeake Bay Trust announce funding opportunities through the Prince George’s County Stormwater Stewardship Grant Program. This program supports on-the-ground environmental restorati...

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Posted on: March 6, 2017

$2.05 Million in Grants Awarded for Stormwater Management and Citizen Engagement Projects

The Prince George’s County Department of the Environment and the Chesapeake Bay Trust announce the recipients of 23 grants for environment-friendly stormwater management and citizen engagement projects. Prince George’s County neighborh...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Spay-A-Day Keeps the Litter Away

County to offer free spay/neuter services for low-income pet owners

Today, the Prince George’s County Animal Management Division (AMD) announced they have received a grant from the Maryland Department of Agriculture to provide free spay/neuter services for pets belonging to low-income individuals and families residing in ...

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Posted on: July 27, 2017

Types of Physical Abuse

Types of Physical Abuse

View the Webinar for Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention.

View the Webinar | Listen to the Podcast | Download the Resource Guide

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

DIAL 211. Stop Domestic Violence in Prince George's County.

Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention 101

Department of Family Services Launches Dial 211 Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention Campaign

View the Webinar | Listen to the Podcast | Download the Resource Guide

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Posted on: July 12, 2017

Heat Related Health and Safety Tips

Temp Rising

Elderly persons, small children, persons with chronic health conditions, those on certain medications are particularly susceptible to heat reactions, especially during heat waves!

Slow Down!  Strenuous activities should be reduced, eliminated, or rescheduled to the coolest time of the day.  Individuals at risk should stay in the coolest available place, not necessarily indoors.Dress for Summer! Lightweight, light-...

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

The MoMENtum Men's Conference Set for March 18th

Momentum Mens Conference

Free Conference for Real Conversations with Real Men Discussing Domestic Violence.

Camp Springs, MD - The Prince George's County, Department of Family Services, Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking Division will host a free MoMENtum Conference aimed at promoting healthy relationships and educating men and boys on the subject...

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MoMENtum Men's Conference
Posted on: February 22, 2017

Red Flags of Domestic Violence Community Symposium Set for March 1st

Red Flags of Domestic Violence Symposium

Department of Family Services to Sponsor Free Community Symposium in Efforts to Inform Community Members About the Signs and Red Flags Related to Domestic Violence.

Camp Springs, MD - The Prince George's County Department of Family, Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking Division, will host a Red Flags of Domestic Violence Community Symposium at the Surratts-Clinton Branch Library on Wednesday, Mar...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Alert: Rabid Kitten in Clinton, MD

A rabid cat was captured in Clinton, MD. County officials warn public to avoid handling or feeding stray animals to avoid rabies exposure.

LARGO, MD—Prince George’s County Health Department and local health officials are alerting community members to a recent rabies exposure in Clinton, MD. On or around July 18, 2017, a stray cat bit and scratched an individual near the 8...

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

Rabid Kitten Alert

Local health officials are warning community members about a recent rabies exposure in the community and urging community members to remember important animal safety tips.

LARGO, MD—Prince George’s County Health Department and local health officials are alerting community members to a recent rabies exposure in Laurel, MD.  On or around June 24, 2017, a stray kitten bit and scratched individuals ...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Alert: Rabid Kitten in Clinton, MD

A rabid cat was captured in Clinton, MD. County officials warn public to avoid handling or feeding stray animals to avoid rabies exposure.

LARGO, MD—Prince George’s County Health Department and local health officials are alerting community members to a recent rabies exposure in Clinton, MD. On or around July 18, 2017, a stray cat bit and scratched an individual near the 8...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

County Executive Baker to Attend National Association of Counties (NACo) Conference in Columbus, OH

County Executive Baker to Attend National Association of Counties (NACo) Conference in Columbus, OH and Accept National Awards for Exemplary Governance of the Prince George’s County Government

Upper Marlboro, Maryland – From Saturday, July 22 to Monday, July 24, 2017, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III will attend the National Association of Counties (NACo) Annual Conference in Columbus, OH. During the co...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

PGCLitterTRAK Earns Best in Category National Achievement Award

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Mobile litter apps recognized for helping to keep Prince George’s County litter free

Largo, MD – Prince George’s County has been recognized with a 2017 Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties (NACo) for the launch of two mobile software applications (apps) designed to track and report tonnage of litter captured, remove...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

Animal Services Facility in Northern Prince George's County

County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III supports potential facility through proposed funding.

In support of the Department of the Environment’s (DoE) Animal Management Division’s (AMD) efforts to provide excellent service to County residents and their pets, County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III has proposed funding through 202...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Temperatures of Extreme Heat Anticipated for Metropolitan Region

Register for Alert Prince George’s to receive Weather and other Customized Notifications

Landover, MD-High temperatures and humidity are anticipated for the metropolitan area today, Friday, July 21, 2017 through Monday, July 24, 2017. The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued an advisory for excessive heat and poor air quality for the dur...

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Posted on: June 23, 2017

County Executive Announces FY 2017 Recipients of Community Partnership Grants

Approximately $1.6 million awarded to non-profits to impact people and communities in Prince George’s County

Upper Marlboro, MD - The Office of the County Executive is proud to announce this year’s recipients of the 2017 Community Partnership Grants. The County Executive awards approximately $1.6 million in funding to eligible non-profits that serve the resident...

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Posted on: August 4, 2014

Fiscal Year 2017 Tax Differential Meeting

Fiscal Year 2017 Tax Differential Program Municipal Meeting

Fiscal Year 2017 Tax Differential Program Municipal Meeting

The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) will be holding its fiscal year 2017 tax differential program meeting for municipal leaders from 10 a.m. to noon on Thursday, October 7 in the Count...Read on...


Posted on: July 3, 2017

Water & Sewer Plan and Record Plat Process Changes

The Prince George’s County Department of Permitting, Inspections and Enforcement (DPIE) Announces a Change in Water & Sewer Plan and Record Plat Processing

Largo, MD - Effective July 3, 2017, administration of Prince George’s County’s water and sewer plan, water/sewer category changes and water/sewer approval of record plats, previously processed by the Department of the Environment (DoE), will now be proces...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

Redevelopment Authority Awards Nearly $250,000 in Community Impact Grants to Local Non-Profits

Largo, MD --- The
Redevelopment Authority of Prince George’s County has awarded nearly $250,000in Community Impact Grants (CIG) to a wide range of local, non-profit
organizations.  These grants are given tocommunity based...

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