The Prince George's County Personnel Board is a quasi-judicial
agency of the County Government, established by County
Charter. The Board is a five member Board that serves the County Government
and is nominated by the
County Executive and confirmed by the County Council.
The terms of the Board are coterminous with that of the County Executive.
Board serves as a neutral, independent party in the
executive branch of the County Government, ensures that County departments
make employment decisions in accordance with merit
system principles and is kept free of prohibited personnel practices.
The responsibilities of the Personnel Board include the
- The Board advises on matters concerning the administration
of the County classified service and personnel rules
- The Board hears administrative appeals from employees
in the classified service with respect thereto
who feel their rights have been abridged under
the law as a result
of a personnel-related action;
- The Board considers and hears appeals to respect
to such matters involving alleged abuses of the County
merit system and other cases arising under the Board’s
original jurisdiction such as adverse actions, grievances
and petitions for reimbursement of legal fees and/or
- The Administrative Office of the Personnel Board
is located at 1400 McCormick Drive, Suite 320, Largo,
Maryland 20774-5313. The voice telephone number is
301 883-6320. The fax number is 301 883-6328.
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