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: February 22, 2017

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

4th Circuit Court of Appeals decision upholding Maryland’s ban on semiautomatic guns with military features

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals decision upholding Maryland’s ban on semiautomatic guns:

“I applaud the decision of the 4th Ci...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

County Executive Baker Announces Contract Renewal of PGC Public Schools CEO Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Announces Contract Renewal of Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) Chief Executive Officer Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker III announced Friday the contract renewal of Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) Chief Executive Officer Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell, highlighting the schoo...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III to Make Education Announcement

Upper Marlboro, MD – This morning, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, will host a press conference to make an education announcement at DuVal High School in Lanham, MD at 11:00 a.m. 

 

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Prince George’s...

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Posted on: February 2, 2017

GSA Hosts Transportation Update Meetings Regarding Potential Sites for New FBI Consolidated HQ

Meetings to be held on Monday, February 13th for Greenbelt site and Wednesday, February 15th for Landover site

Upper Marlboro, MD –This week, the United States General Services Administration (GSA) announced transportation update meetings for Prince George’s County residents regarding the County’s two potential sites that are finalists fo...

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

Statement from County Executive Regarding Governor Hogan’s State of the State Address

Statement from Prince George's County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Regarding Governor Hogan’s State of the State Address

Upper Marlboro, MD -Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following Governor Larry Hogan’s State of the State Address.

 “Today Governor Hogan missed an opportunity during his State of the State to address ...

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Posted on: January 30, 2017

New requested legislation focuses on stronger oversight, accountability and local control

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Requests Liquor Board Reform Bill to State Legislature

Upper Marlboro, MD – Today Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III announced that he has requested new state legislation that will dramatically strengthen the oversight of the Prince George’s County Board of Licens...

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Posted on: January 31, 2017

Impact of President Trump Executive Orders on Prince George’s County Residents

Statement from Prince George's County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Regarding Impact of President Trump Executive Orders on Prince George’s County Residents

Upper Marlboro, MD -Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following the Executive Orders of President Trump on ACA defunding, building a border wall and withholding federal funds from arbitrarily decided...

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Posted on: January 23, 2017

County Attorney Green Named as the New Director of the Prince George’s County Planning Department

Upper Marlboro, MD –Today the Prince George’s County Planning Board of The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC) announced that County Attorney M. Andree Green has been selected to serve as the new Director of th...

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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: February 22, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for Thursday, February 23, 2017

5:00  PM 

 

County Executive Baker to deliverremarks at NBC Washington’s Black History Month Reception  

 

Prince George's African AmericanMuseum and Cultural Center

4519 Rhode Island Avenue

North Brentwood, MD

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for Wednesday, February 22, 2017

8:00 AM 

 

County Executive Baker to attend the Prince George’s County Chamber of Commerce’s “State of the Chamber” Breakfast 

 

Martin's Crosswinds

7400 Greenway Center Drive

Greenbelt, MD 

 

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for February 18-24, 2017

Saturday,February 18, 2017 

 

3:00 PM 

 

County Executive Baker to participate in the Viewing and Discussion of the Documentary “I Am Not Your Negro” sponsored by 100 Black Men of Prince George’s County, Inc.

 

AMC Mag...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for Thursday, February 15, 2017

11:00 AM 

 

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at the Prince George’s County Council’s Annual Black History Month Program

 

County Administration BuildingCouncil Hearing Room14741 Governor Oden Bowie DriveUpper Marlboro,...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for Thursday, February 9, 2017

UPDATE FROM PREVIOUS PUBLIC SCHEDULE: County Executive Baker will not be participating on a panel for Alzheimer’s Advocacy Day in Annapolis.  This panel will still be taking place and coverage of this important issue is greatly appreciated...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for Thursday, February 9, 2017

UPDATE FROM PREVIOUS PUBLIC SCHEDULE: County Executive Baker will not be participating on a panel for Alzheimer’s Advocacy Day in Annapolis.  This panel will still be taking place and coverage of this important issue is greatly appreciated...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for February 7-10, 2017

Tuesday,February 7, 2017

 

7:00 PM 

 

County Executive Baker to host FinalFY 2018 Budget Hearing

 

Laurel High School

8000 Cherry Lane

Laurel, MD

 

Wednesday,February 8, 2017

 

No Public Events 

 

Thursday,February 9, 2017

 

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Public Schedule for Thursday, February 2, 2017

6:30 PM 

 

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at the Celebration of India’s “Republic Day”

Martin's Crosswinds7400 Greenway Center Drive

Greenbelt, MD

 

7:30 PM 

 

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Posted on: January 30, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for Tuesday, January 31, 2017

7:00 PM  

County Executive Baker to host First of Three FY 2018 Budget Hearings

 

Oxon Hill High School

6701 Leyte Drive

Oxon Hill, MD

 

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

County Executive Hold Press Conference to Raise Concerns about Funding Reductions

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, State and County Elected Officials and University of Maryland Medical System leadership will stand together to assure the new Prince George’s County Regional ...

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Posted on: January 23, 2017

Prince George’s County Executive Baker, III Public Schedule for Tuesday, January 24, 2017

11:00 AM 

 

County Executive Baker to be interviewed on Newschannel8’s “NewsTalk with Bruce DePuyt”

 

NewsChannel8

1100 Wilson Blvd.

Arlington, VA

 

1:30 PM 

 

County Executive Baker to visit The Washington Post

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Posted on: January 22, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for January 23 – 27, 2017

Monday, January 23, 2017

9:00 AM 

County Executive Baker to be interviewed on WOLB’s (1010 AM) “Larry Young Morning Show”  

WOLB1705 Whitehead RoadWoodlawn, MD 

10:00 AM  

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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

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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

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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

 

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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: February 24, 2017

Chief on the Go

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Come out to meet Chief Stawinski and the District II Command Staff at the "Chief on the Go" event.

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Posted on: February 19, 2017

Summer Day Camp Registration

Young Girl Day Dreaming

County resident registration begins at 9am on February 25 and March 4 for all other jurisdictions.

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

Black History for the Whole Family

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Visit the library for family friendly events for audiences of all ages. Whether it's painting masks or Family Feud, there is something for everyone.

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Register While Space Allows

Women's History Month Luncheon Honors Trailblazing Women

The deadline for ads and seating for the Women’s History Month Luncheon is March 2nd. Be sure to submit your registration for this year’s March 16th celebration.

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Take Us With You

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With the new Mobile Prince George’s app, you can take the website wherever you go, receive time sensitive information and contact us quickly.

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Posted on: February 20, 2017

Follow Us. Like Us. Connect.

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Whether on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Flickr, we are sharing on the go.

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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

Largo, MD – 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 ...

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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: 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, March 1, 20...

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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 26, 2017

Prince George's County Students Share the Facts about Drugs and Alcohol

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On January 26, 2017, Eleanor Roosevelt High School students joined students across the country in observing the National Drugs and Alcohol Facts Week.

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Posted on: February 22, 2017

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

4th Circuit Court of Appeals decision upholding Maryland’s ban on semiautomatic guns with military features

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals decision upholding Maryland’s ban on semiautomatic guns:

“I applaud the decision of the 4th Circuit Court of App...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

County Executive Baker Announces Contract Renewal of PGC Public Schools CEO Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Announces Contract Renewal of Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) Chief Executive Officer Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker III announced Friday the contract renewal of Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) Chief Executive Officer Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell, highlighting the school system’s academic ...

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Posted on: January 30, 2017

New requested legislation focuses on stronger oversight, accountability and local control

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Requests Liquor Board Reform Bill to State Legislature

Upper Marlboro, MD – Today Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III announced that he has requested new state legislation that will dramatically strengthen the oversight of the Prince George’s County Board of Licens...

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Posted on: January 31, 2017

Impact of President Trump Executive Orders on Prince George’s County Residents

Statement from Prince George's County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Regarding Impact of President Trump Executive Orders on Prince George’s County Residents

Upper Marlboro, MD -Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following the Executive Orders of President Trump on ACA defunding, building a border wall and withholding federal funds from arbitrarily decided...

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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: 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: February 10, 2017

The County Launches New Government Mobile App Designed to Improve Access to Information

New app, “Mobile Prince George’s” provides Prince Georgians a new and easy way to receive County government information

Largo, Maryland – Prince George’s County recently launched a new mobile application to help Prince George’s County residents become more connected to County government news and events through their mobile devices. The new app, &ldquo...

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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: 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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