For Immediate Release: 2/4/2014 1:00 PM

Contact: Angela Rouson 301-952-7484

The Prince George’s County Council Committee on Planning, Zoning and Economic Development (PZED) will convene on Wednesday, February 5, 2014, at 1:30 p.m.  in the County Administration Building, 14741 Governor Oden Bowie Drive, Second Floor, Room 2027, in Upper Marlboro.
February 5th PZED Committee Meeting agenda items include the following briefing:
Briefing - Economic Development
Aubrey Thagard, Interim DCAO for Economic Development and Public Infrastructure
David Iannucci, Assistant DCAO for Economic Development and Public Infrastructure
Gwen McCall, President & CEO, Prince George’s County Economic Development Corporation
The Year Ahead – Economic Development Strategy for 2014
·         Businesses we are targeting for expansion
·         Businesses we are seeking to attract to the county
Update/Current Status on Economic Development Projects
·         Regional Medical Center
·         MGM
·         FBI
·         Maryland DHCD
·         Bowie State University MARC Station
WHAT:              County Council PZED Committee Meeting
WHO:               Planning, Zoning and Economic Development Committee Members
                                    Council Member Ingrid Turner, Chair
                                    Council Member Will Campos, Vice Chair
                                    Council Chair Mel Franklin
                                    Council Member Andrea Harrison
                                    Council Member Eric Olson
WHEN:             Wednesday, February 5, 2014
                        1:30 p.m.
WHERE:           County Administration Building
                        Council Committee Meeting Room 2027
                        14741 Governor Oden Bowie Drive        
                        Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
All legislative powers of Prince George’s County are vested in the County Council.  The County Council sits as the District Council on zoning and land use policy, and as the Board of Health to govern and guide health policy.  The County Council meets as a legislative body on Tuesdays in the Council Hearing Room on the first floor of the County Administration Building in Upper Marlboro.  For more information on the Prince George’s County Council, please visit