Posted on: December 29, 2016

5th Annual Supplier Diversity Appreciation Night

A NIGHT TO REMEMBER

COLLEGE PARK, MD - For the 5th year in a row, Prince George's County celebrated supplier diversity during the Supplier Development & Diversity Division's (SDDD) year-end event. This event provided SDDD with another...

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Posted on: December 22, 2016

The Office of Community Relations brings new services to the Community

For Immediate Release: New online services for Common Ownership Communities and Management Services

All common ownership communities and management companies must register annually with the Office of Community Relations. The governing body of a homeowners’ association, the council of unit owners of a condominium, and the board of directors of a cooperat...

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Posted on: January 19, 2017

Statement from County Executive Baker, III Regarding State Funding for New Regional Medical Center

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following the announcement from Governor Hogan that funding for the new Prince George’s County Regional Medical facility in Largo woul...

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Posted on: January 10, 2017

County Executive Baker Regarding Former Councilman and Former State Delegate Will Campos

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement in response to news today that Former Councilman and Maryland State Delegate Will Campos plead guilty to charges of bribery and conspiracy.

“I am very upse...

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Statement of County Executive Baker Regarding FBI Raids and Arrests

Statement of Prince George's County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Regarding FBI Raids and Arrests at the Prince George’s County Board of License Commissioners

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement in response to news today of Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) raids on the Maryland State Controlled Prince George’s County of Li...

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Posted on: January 3, 2017

County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Announces Departure of Vennard Wright as Director

Spencer Thomas named as Acting Director of the Office of Information Technology during replacement search.

Upper Marlboro, MD: Today, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III announced the departure of Office of Information Technology (OIT) Director Vennard Wright, effective January 3, 2017. Director Wright has led OIT since 2012 and pr...

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Posted on: December 29, 2016

Prince George’s County Leads State in Property Value Increase

County residential property values for Group 2 assessments up 14.2% from January 2014

Upper Marlboro, Maryland – Yesterday, the Maryland Department of Assessments and Taxation released their 2017 reassessments of 750,000 residential and commercial properties throughout the state. These properties, also known as “Group ...

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Posted on: December 22, 2016

Statement of County Baker Regarding Governor Hogan’s Proposal for Private School Funding

County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Regarding Governor Hogan’s Proposal to Increase Funding for Private School Voucher Program to $10 Million

Upper Marlboro, MD -Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement in response to Governor Larry Hogan’s recent announcement that he is proposing an increase in funding to the Private School Voucher Program.

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

Statement of County Executive Baker Regarding Efforts from Senator Mikulski

Statement of Prince George's County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Regarding Efforts from Senator Mikulski to Successfully Secure $255 Million in Federal Funding for a New Fully Consolidated Headquarters for the Federal Bureau of Investigation

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement after Senator Barbara Mikulski successfully secured $255 million in federal funding in the recently-passed Continuing Resolution spending bill for a new f...

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Posted on: December 8, 2016

Statement of County Executive Baker Regarding FBI Headquarters Project Moving Forward

Statement of Prince George's County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Regarding Resolution Authorizing FBI Headquarters Project to Move Forward

Upper Marlboro, MD -Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement after the U.S. House of Representatives Transportation & Infrastructure Committee passed a resolution today to authorize the General Services...

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Posted on: December 6, 2016

Statement of County Executive Regarding Newly Elected County Council Leadership

County Council Members Derrick L. Davis and Dannielle M. Glaros remain in Council leadership roles

Upper Marlboro, MD -Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statementafter Council Member Derrick L. Davis was elected Chairman of the CountyCouncil and Council Member Dannielle M. Glaros was elected Vice Chair for ...

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Posted on: November 14, 2016

Statement of Prince George's County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

Passing of Journalist Gwen Ifill

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement in wake of news of the passing of journalist Gwen Ifill:

“Prince George’s County joins the rest of the nation in mourning the loss of the journalist G...Read on...

Posted on: October 28, 2016

County Executive Baker Helps Create Community Mural with “Giving Back to Community Mural Project”

Transforming Neighborhoods Initiative, Radio One Washington, DC, Prince George’s County Arts and Humanities Council and Path to Greatness Foundation Community Mural to be Painted at Suitland High School from 9am-4pm

Upper Marlboro, Maryland – Tomorrow, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III will join his Transforming Neighborhoods Initiative (TNI) team, the Prince George’s County Arts and Humanities Council, the Path to Greatness Foundation and Radio ...Read on...

Posted on: October 28, 2016

Statement of County Executive Baker

Governor Hogan Cuts $3.5 million from Prince George’s County Disparity Grant

Upper Marlboro, MD: Today, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III released this statement following the announcement that Governor Larry Hogan proposes to cut $3.5 million from Prince George’s County’s disparity grant funding.

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Department of Budget and Management’s website
Posted on: October 26, 2016

Prince George’s County Government Assists Impacted Residents of Lynnhill Condominiums

Concerned citizens wanting to help are encouraged to donate to the Prince George’s County Community Foundation “Neighbors in Need” Fund for impacted residents

Upper Marlboro, MD – Due to the termination of electricity and water and because of past utility bills of over $1 million not being paid by Lynnhill Condominiums management, yesterday, the Prince George’s County Department of Permitting, Inspections, and ...Read on...

"Neighbors in Need" Fund

Posted on: January 19, 2017

County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Public Schedule for Thursday, January 19, 2017

7:00 PM

County Executive Baker to participate on Sinclair Broadcasting’s“Town Hall" Discussion Panel on the Inauguration of President-Elect Trump

WJLA-ABC7

1100 Wilson Blvd.

Arlington, VA

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for January 14 – 20, 2017

Saturday,January 14, 2017

No Public Schedule 

Sunday,January 15, 2017

2:00 PM

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at National Day of Action Rally 

Bowie Student Center Ballroom

Bowie State University14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD

Monday,Janua...

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Public Schedule for Friday, January 13, 2017

12:30 PM 

 

County Executive Baker to attend Heart of America’s Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Renovated Brandywine Elementary School Library

Brandywine Elementary School

14101 Brandywine Road

Brandywine, MD

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Posted on: January 10, 2017

County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Public Schedule for Wednesday, January 11, 2017

12:00 PM 

County Executive Baker to attend Opening of the 2017 Maryland General Assembly Session 

State House
Annapolis, MD

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

County Executive Baker Public Schedule for Tuesday, January 10, 2017

County Executive Baker will not be attending the Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for the Community Solutions Center at Southview in Brandywine, MD

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Public Schedule for January 7 – 13, 2017

Saturday, January 7, 2017

No Public Schedule 

 

Sunday, January 8, 2017

 

10:00 AM 

County Executive Baker to attend Sunday Services at Cheverly United Methodist Church and Dedication Ceremony for New Kitchen Named in Honor of Mrs. Christa Be...

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

TODAY: County Executive Baker to Make Important Public Safety Announcement

Upper Marlboro, Maryland – Today, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III will hold a media availability at Prince George’s Fire/EMS Station 806, 2901 St. Joseph’s Drive, in Springdale, MD to make an important announcement regarding changes...

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

County Executive Baker to Make Important Public Safety Announcement

Upper Marlboro, Maryland – Tomorrow, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III will hold a media availability at Prince George’s Fire/EMS Station 806, 2901 St. Joseph’s Drive, in Springdale , MD to make an important announcement regarding cha...

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

County Executive Rushern L. Baker Public Schedule for Thursday, January 5, 2017

6:00 PM

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at the Prince George’s County Police Department’s (PGPD) Basic Training Session #130 Graduation Ceremony

Riverdale Baptist Church

1177 Largo Road

Upper Marlboro, MD

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Posted on: January 3, 2017

County Executive Rushern L. Baker Public Schedule for December 31, 2016 - January 6, 2017

Saturday, December 31, 2016

No Public Schedule

Sunday, January 1, 2017

No Public Schedule

Monday, January 2, 2017

Prince George’s County Government Closed for New Year’s Holiday

No Public Schedule

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

11:00 AM

County Executive Baker to attend ...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Public Schedule for December 13 - 16, 2016

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

11:30 AM

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at the Annual Red & Gold Holiday Gala

Martin's Crosswinds

7400 Greenway Center Drive

Greenbelt, MD

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

County Executive Baker attending the 2016 Harvard Ke...

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Posted on: December 6, 2016

County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Public Schedule for Wednesday, December 7, 2016

8:30 AM 

 

County Executive Baker to be interviewed on WTTG’s Fox 5 Morning Show 

 

Fox 5

5151 Wisconsin Ave

Washington, DC

 

9:30 AM

 

County Executive Baker to be interviewed on WJLA’s “Good Morning Washingt...

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Posted on: December 5, 2016

County Executive Public Schedule for December 6 - 9, 2016

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

9:30 AM 

County Executive Baker to be interviewed on WBAL Radio’s “C4 Show”

WBAL Radio3800 Hooper AvenueBaltimore, MD

11:00 AM 

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Posted on: November 21, 2016

County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Public Schedule for Tuesday, November 22, 2016

10:30 AM

County Executive Baker to attend groundbreaking of the New Public Safety Pier at National Harbor

Public Safety Pier(Access via gravel road near National Harbor Sunoco Station)National Harbor, MD

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Posted on: October 25, 2016

County Executive Public Schedule for Tuesday, October 25, 2016

1:30 PM

County Executive Baker to participate on panel at Governing Magazine’s Summit on Financial Leadership

The Mayflower Hotel
1127 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

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Posted on: October 21, 2016

County Executive Public Schedule for October 22-28, 2016

Saturday, October 22, 2016

9:00 AM

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at the “Shatter the Silence” 5K Run/Walk hosted by M-NCPPC and Dimensions Healthcare System Sexual Assault Center at Prince George’s Hospital

Watkins Regional Park
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Posted on: January 19, 2017

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

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Posted on: December 27, 2016

Be a #HolidayHero. Recycle Your Christmas Tree.

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Prince George’s County announces FREE recycling services for Christmas trees.

LARGO, MD – The Prince George’s County Department of the Environment (DoE) is encouraging all residents this holiday season to take advantage of a great opportunity to recycle Christmas trees and other post-holiday waste. Starting December 26, 2016 t...

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Posted on: December 16, 2016

Winter Safety Tips for Pets

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Tips to help keep your dogs or cat in cold weather

LARGO, MD – When the weather outside is frightful, your pets probably think so too and when temperatures drop, it can be dangerous to have them outside. The Prince George’s County Animal Management Division (AMD) recommends pet owners keep their ...

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Posted on: October 21, 2016

Renewed Commitment: The Anacostia River Accord Signing

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Prince George's County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser and Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett recently signed the Anacostia River Accord - a renewed commitment in the Washington Metropolitan Area to achieve a...Read on...

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Posted on: September 30, 2016

Commission for Veterans Change Location for October 3rd Meeting

Prince George’s County Commission for Veterans to conduct October 3rd Meeting in Largo, MD, in Efforts to Reach More Veterans.

Camp Springs, MD - The Prince George's County Commission for Veterans will conduct their October 3, 2016, meeting in Largo, Maryland, in an effort to reach more Veterans in the County. The Meeting will be held at 1801 McCormick Drive, Suite 140, Largo, M...Read on...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

Cedarville Bridge Road Closing

Cedarville Road Bridge on Thursday, January 12, 2017 temporarily closing.

LARGO, MD-  The Prince George’s County Department of Public Works and Transportation (DPW&T) will temporarily close Cedarville Road Bridge on Thursday, January 12, 2017 to allow for the replacement of the existing bridge over Mattaw...

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Posted on: November 18, 2016

Prince George's County Announces 2016 Warming Center Locations

Landover, MD – As we continue to move into the winter season, bitter cold temperatures will become more prevalent. The Prince George’s County Office of Homeland Security/Office of Emergency Management reminds all citizens to take steps to prepare themsel...Read on...

Warming Center Locations

Posted on: January 3, 2017

DHCD and RDA Launch New Home Ownership Program

Largo, MD --- On Monday, January 9, 2017 the Prince George's County Department of Housing and Community Development and the Redevelopment Authority are launching a new home ownership program entitled, "Pathway to Purchase."  This new pr...

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Posted on: June 16, 2016

FOUR WINNERS OF THE HOUSE LOTTERY BEGIN THEIR PATH TO HOME OWNERSHIP IN PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY

Largo, MD --- The Prince George's County Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) and the Housing Authority of Prince George's County hosted a successful 2016 Housing Fair on Saturday, June 11th with over 3,000 attendees seeking information ...Read on...


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: January 11, 2017

Cedarville Bridge Road Closing

Cedarville Road Bridge on Thursday, January 12, 2017 temporarily closing.

LARGO,
MD
- The Prince George’s County Department of
Public Works and Transportation (DPW&T) will temporarily close CedarvilleRoad Bridge on Thursday, January 12, 2017 to allow for the replacement of the
existing bridge over Matta...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Redevelopment Authority Announces $250,000 Available in Community Impact Grants

Largo, MD --- The Redevelopment Authority of Prince George's County has $250,000 in Community Impact Grants to award to county civic/neighborhood associations or community based organizations that are incorporated at 501(c)3 entities.  Community ...

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

DHCD and RDA LAUNCH NEW HOME OWNERSHIP PROGRAM

PATHWAY TO PURCHASE OFFERS DOWN PAYMENT AND CLOSING COSTS FOR FIRST TIME HOME BUYERS

Largo, MD --- On Monday, January 9, 2017, the Prince George's County Department of Housing and Community Development and the Redevelopment Authority of Prince George's County are launching a new home ownership program, entitled, "Pa...

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

Prince George’s County Residents Urged to Enroll in and Maintain Health Insurance Coverage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

January 20, 2017

 

 

For More Information:

Dee-Dee Bass Wilbon

Internal & External Affairs Liaison

Prince George’s County Department of Social Services

301.909.7073

Dee-dee.bass@maryland.gov

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Posted on: January 4, 2017

Prince George's County Prepares for its annual Point-In-Time (PIT) Homeless Count

For Immediate Release:

January 4, 2017

For More Information: 

Dee Dee Bass Wilbon

Internal & External Affairs Liaison

Prince George’s County Department of Social Services

(301) 909-7073

dee-dee.bass@maryland.gov

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