Posted on: April 17, 2018

TOMORROW: County Executive Baker to Deliver Final “State of County Economy” Address

Prince George’s County Executive Baker to deliver address to County business community at brand new The Hotel at the University of Maryland in College Park

Largo, MD:  Tomorrow, Wednesday, April 18, at 8:00 a.m., in the brand new The Hotel at the University of Maryland, 7777 Baltimore Ave, College Park, MD, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III will join the Prince George&...

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County Executive News
Posted on: April 16, 2018

Statement From County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

Certificate of Need Application for a new University of Maryland Laurel Regional Hospital

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following news that the University of Maryland Capital Region Health has filed an application with the Maryland Health Care Commission for a Cer...

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County Executive News
Posted on: April 10, 2018

County Executive to Celebrate County Being #1 in Waste Diversion and Recycling Rates in Maryland

Prince George’s County Department of the Environment will also announce details of new “Zero Waste Plan”

Largo, MD:  Tomorrow, Wednesday, April 11th, at 11:00 a.m., Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III will join the Prince George’s County Department of the Environment at the County’s Materials Recyclin...

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County Executive News
Posted on: April 9, 2018

County Celebrates Being Maryland’s #1 Job Creating Jurisdiction for the 5th Quarter in a Row

Prince George’s County created 6,175 net new jobs

Upper Marlboro, MD - Recently released data from the State of Maryland’s Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation (DLLR) shows that Prince George’s County added over 6,100 jobs from the 3rd Quarter of 2016 to the 3rd Quar...

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County Executive News
Posted on: April 4, 2018

Statement From County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Assassination of Civil and Human Rights Icon Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement regarding the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Civil and Human Rights Leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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County Executive News
Posted on: March 29, 2018

County and NAACP File Lawsuit Against Federal Government Concerning 2020 Census

Prince George’s County, MD has lost significant federal funding as a result of being one of the top 10 most undercounted jurisdictions in the nation

LARGO, MD: Yesterday, Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 in the Zenger Room at the National Press Club, 529 14th Street, Washington, DC, Prince George’s County Executive, Rushern L. Baker, III, joined the National Association for the Advancement of Colored Peopl...

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County Executive News
Posted on: March 27, 2018

Statement From County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

Passing of Linda Brown, Plaintiff in 1954 Brown vs. Board of Education Case

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following the passing of Linda Brown, the plaintiff in the landmark 1954 Brown vs. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas United States Supreme Cou...

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County Executive News
Posted on: March 23, 2018

County’s 9-1-1 Center Launches the Automated Secure Alarm Protocol (ASAP)

Prince George’s County is 1st in State of Maryland utilizing this new life-saving technology

Upper Marlboro, MD – This week, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker III was notified that Prince George’s County became the FIRST Maryland Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) to launch and utilize the Automated Secure Alarm Protocol (ASAP) ...

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County Executive News
Posted on: March 22, 2018

Baker Administration Grand Finale Women’s History Month Luncheon

Prince George’s County Municipal Liaison for the Office of the County Executive Dr. Beatrice Tignor awarded the 2018 Gladys Noon Spellman Public Service Award during the 33nd Annual Women’s History Month Luncheon Celebration

Upper Marlboro, MD – Standing before nearly 1000 attendees, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III hosted the grand finale Women’s History Month Luncheon for his Administration on Thursday, March 15th at Martin’s Crosswinds in Greenbelt, M...

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County Executive News
Posted on: March 16, 2018

Statement From County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

General Services Administration’s (GSA) Inspector General to review agency’s decision not to relocate the FBI’s headquarters

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following news that the General Services Administration’s (GSA) Inspector General will review the agency’s decision not to r...

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County Executive News
Posted on: March 9, 2018

Statement From County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

Prince George’s County Public School System Funding

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following criticism from the Prince George’s County Educators Association (PGCEA) in regards to funding of the Prince George&rsquo...

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County Executive News
Posted on: February 27, 2018

County Executive Attends PGCPS College Track and Kevin Durant Foundation Partnership Announcement

TODAY: County Executive Baker Attends Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) College Track and the Kevin Durant Foundation Partnership Announcement

Upper Marlboro, MD – Today, Tuesday, February 27th at 6:00 p.m. at Suitland High School, 5200 Silver Hill Road, in Suitland, MD, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III will join Prince George’s County...

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County Executive News
Posted on: February 22, 2018

Volunteers Needed for Prince George’s County Boards and Commissions

County Government has immediate openings for volunteers interested in serving on the following Prince George’s County Boards and Commissions

Upper Marlboro, MD – Prince George’s County Government has immediate openings for volunteers interested in serving on the following Prince George’s County Boards and Commissions:

  • Enterprise Road Corridor Development R...
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County Executive News
Posted on: February 22, 2018

Statement From County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

Death of Prince George’s County Police Corporal Mujahid Ramzzidin

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following news that Prince George’s County Police Corporal Mujahid Ramzziddin was shot and killed Yesterday in Brandywine, MD.

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County Executive News
Posted on: February 16, 2018

County Executive Joins the 100 Black Men of County and Their Mentees for Viewing of the Feature Film

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Joins the 100 Black Men of Prince George’s County and Their Mentees for Viewing of the Feature Film Black Panther

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III will join the 100 Black Men of Prince George’s County, Inc. and their student mentees for a viewing and discussion about the highly anticipated film Black Pant...

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County Executive News
Posted on: February 15, 2018

County Executive on Behalf of Maryland Senate Bill-277; The Maryland Metro Funding Act of 2018

Upper Marlboro, MD – Yesterday, Prince George’s County Executive testified before the Maryland Senate Budget & Taxation Committee on behalf of SB-277 – The Maryland Metro Funding Act of 2018. SB-277 establishes the Maryla...

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County Executive News
Posted on: February 1, 2018

Statement From County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

Giant Food Moves Headquarters Back to Prince George’s County

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following news that Giant Food will be moving their headquarters back to Landover, MD which will result in 220 jobs and 78 new hires returning to the Coun...

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County Executive News
Posted on: February 1, 2018

County Executive Testifies on Behalf of Maryland School Overcrowding Reduction Act of 2018

County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Testifies on Behalf of Maryland Senate Bill-92; The Maryland School Overcrowding Reduction Act of 2018

Upper Marlboro, MD – Yesterday, Prince George’s County Executive testified before the Maryland Senate Budget & Taxation Committee on behalf of SB-92 – The Maryland School Overcrowding Reduction Act of 2018. SB-92 provides state incentive funds to repa...

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County Executive News
Posted on: January 22, 2018

Statement and Analysis From County Executive

Governor Hogan’s Proposed FY 2019 State Budget

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement and analysis following the announcement of funding details of Governor Hogan’s Proposed FY 2019 State of Maryland budget and its impac...

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County Executive News
Posted on: January 22, 2018

County Executive Baker Named Maryland Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Named Maryland Hispanic Chamber of Commerce “Outstanding Elected Official of the Year”

Upper Marlboro, MD – Last week, the Maryland Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (MDHCC) announced their 2017 “Business Excellence Awards” and honored Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III with the “Outstanding Elected Official of the Year Award...

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County Executive News

Posted on: April 13, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for April 14 - 20, 2018

Saturday, April 14, 2018

 

No Public Schedule 

 

Sunday, April 15, 2018

 

10:00 AM 

 

County Executive Baker to be interviewed Live on WOL 1450 AMs The Archie Beslow Show – “Let&a...

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: April 9, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for April 9 - 13, 2018

Monday, April 9, 2018

 

County Executive Baker to attend “Sine Die” – the last day of the 2018 Maryland General Assembly Session

State Capitol

Annapolis, MD

 

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

 

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: March 23, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for March 24 - 29, 2018

Saturday, March 24, 2018

9:30 AM

County Executive Baker to join Senator Chris Van Hollen at a Reception for Students Participating in the “March for Life Rally” on the National Mall

Stewart Mott House on Capitol Hill122 Maryland Avenue, N...

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: March 21, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for Wednesday, March 21, 2018

EVENT POSTPONED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at the Prince George’s County “Smart Start for Babies Program Launch and Press Conference” 

 

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: March 20, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for March 20-23, 2018

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

8:30 AM

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at the Prince George’s Chamber of Commerce’s Economic Growth Forum

Metro Points Hotel

8500 Annapolis Road

New Carrollton, MD

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

10:30 AM

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: March 14, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for Thursday, March 15, 2018

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III  Public Schedule for Thursday, March 15, 2018

 

11:30 AM

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at the Annual Prince George’s County Women’s History Mon...

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: March 9, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for March 10-16, 2018

Saturday, March 10, 2018

 

6:30 PM

 

County Executive Baker to attend the 41st Annual “Evening with Labor” Dinner and Awards hosted by the Metropolitan Washington Council of the AFL-CIO 

Omni Shoreham Hotel

2500 Ca...

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: March 2, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for March 3-9, 2018

Saturday, March 3, 2018

 

6:00 PM

County Executive Baker to attend the 94th Annual Howard University Charter Day Dinner 

Washington Hilton Hotel

1919 Connecticut Avenue, NW

Washington, DC

Sunday, March 4, 2018

 

No Public Schedule

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: February 28, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for Wednesday, February 28, 2018

12:00 PM

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at the Prince George’s County Department of Corrections Training Academy Graduation

Greater Saint John Cathedral

11425 Old Marlboro Pike

Upper Marlboro, MD

1:00 PM (Hearing Start) 

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: February 26, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for Tuesday, February 27, 2018

11:00 AM

 

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at the Graduation Ceremony of Prince George’s County Police Department’s (PGPD) Basic Training Session #134

Riverdale Baptist Church

1177 Largo Road

Upper Marlboro, MD

5:30 PM

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: February 26, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for February 25 – March 2, 2018

Sunday, February 25, 2018

11:00 AM

County Executive Baker to attend Greater Mount Nebo African Methodist Episcopal Church to receive “Living Hope Award” for his outstanding contributions to public service as an elected official and his c...

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: February 22, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for Friday, February 23, 2018

1:30 PM 

County Executive Baker to attend funeral service of Prince George’s County Police Department (PGPD) Corporal Mujahid Ramzziddin 

Diyanet Center of America

9610 Good Luck Road

Lanham, Maryland 20706

7:00 PM 

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: February 16, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for February 17 – 23, 2018

Saturday, February 17, 2018

11:00 AM 

County Executive Baker to join the 100 Black Men of Prince George’s County and Their Mentees for Viewing of the Feature Film Black Panther and Discussion Following 

Film: 

AMC Magic Jo...

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: February 9, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for February 10 – 16, 2018

Saturday, February 10, 2018

8:30 AM 

County Executive Baker to attend the “37th Annual Black History Month Breakfast” hosted by the Maryland 5th Congressional District Black History Month Committee

Camelot by Martin’s13...

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: February 6, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for Wednesday, February 7, 2018

12:45 PM

 

County Executive Baker to testify before Maryland Senate Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee about Senate Bill 317 - Higher Education Degree and Job Certification Without Debt Act of 2018

 

Miller Senate Office ...

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: February 5, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for February 5 – 9, 2018

Monday, February 5, 2018

No public events

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

 

6:00 PM

 

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at 3rd Annual Maryland Legislative Latino Caucus Community and Legislative Priorities Evening

Lowe House Office BuildingRo...

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: January 30, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for Wednesday, January 31, 2018

12:00 PM

County Executive Baker to attend Governor Larry Hogan’s Annual “State of the State” Address

State Capitol

Annapolis, MD

2:30 PM

County Executive Baker to testify before Maryland Senate Budget and Taxation Committee rega...

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County Executive Schedule

Posted on: April 18, 2018

Cable Commission

CES Cable Commission

This group represents and protects your interests with cable providers in the county. If you are having problems with your provider, let them help find a resolution.

Learn More County Highlights
Posted on: April 16, 2018

Online Resources

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Are you starting a business and not sure where to start? Check! Learning a new language? Check! The library has these and more online tools to help you on your journey of discovery.

Browse Online County Highlights
Posted on: April 15, 2018

On the Run

County Trails through forest

Exploring the trails is one of the best ways to see the county no matter if you are on foot, horseback, or on two wheels. Plan your trip today.

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Posted on: October 19, 2017

Promote Healthy Relationships Among Our Youth and Young Adults

Promote Healthy Relationships

Download the Resource Guide to Learn More About Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention.

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Domestic Violence Awareness Webinar Family Services News
Posted on: October 5, 2017

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Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention 101

Download the Resource Guide to Learn More About Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention.

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Domestic Violence Awareness Webinar Family Services News
Posted on: September 21, 2017

Did You Know...

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Download the Resource Guide to Learn More About Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention.

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

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Domestic Violence Awareness Webinar Family Services News
Posted on: September 14, 2017

Stop Youth Dating Violence in Prince George's County

Stop Youth Dating Violence

Download the Resource Guide to Learn More About Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention.

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Domestic Violence Awareness Webinar Family Services News
Posted on: August 31, 2017

Did You Know...

Stop Youth Dating Violence

View the Webinar to Learn More About Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention.

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

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Domestic Violence Awareness Webinar Family Services News
Posted on: August 24, 2017

Stop Youth Dating Violence in Prince George's County

Stop Youth Dating Violence

Download the Resource Guide to Learn More About Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention.

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Domestic Violence Awareness Webinar Family Services News
Posted on: August 17, 2017

Ask First. Respect the Answer.

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Posted on: August 3, 2017

Signs of Domestic Violence

Signs of Domestic Violence

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Family Services News
Posted on: July 27, 2017

Types of Physical Abuse

Types of Physical Abuse

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Family Services News

Posted on: February 21, 2018

Health Department Opens Wet Season Soil Testing

The 2018 wet season percolation (PERC) testing for Prince George’s County begins on FEBRUARY 21, 2018 due to adequate soil saturation levels. 

 PERC testing is required for any property that is not going to be served by public s...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

County and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to Host Public Meeting on County Levee Systems

Prince George’s County and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Baltimore District, will host a public meeting April 19, 2018, from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. at Bladensburg Elementary School, to present on and discuss levee systems in the county.

LARGO, MD – Prince George’s County and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Baltimore District, will host a public meeting April 19, 2018, from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. at Bladensburg Elementary School, to present on and discuss levee systems in the c...

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Posted on: April 16, 2018

Statement From County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

Certificate of Need Application for a new University of Maryland Laurel Regional Hospital

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following news that the University of Maryland Capital Region Health has filed an application with the Maryland Health Care Commission for a Certificate o...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

County Executive to Celebrate County Being #1 in Waste Diversion and Recycling Rates in Maryland

Prince George’s County Department of the Environment will also announce details of new “Zero Waste Plan”

Largo, MD:  Tomorrow, Wednesday, April 11th, at 11:00 a.m., Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III will join the Prince George’s County Department of the Environment at the County’s Materials Recycling Facility, 1000 Ritchie Road,...

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

County Celebrates Being Maryland’s #1 Job Creating Jurisdiction for the 5th Quarter in a Row

Prince George’s County created 6,175 net new jobs

Upper Marlboro, MD - Recently released data from the State of Maryland’s Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation (DLLR) shows that Prince George’s County added over 6,100 jobs from the 3rd Quarter of 2016 to the 3rd Quar...

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Posted on: January 22, 2018

Statement and Analysis From County Executive

Governor Hogan’s Proposed FY 2019 State Budget

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement and analysis following the announcement of funding details of Governor Hogan’s Proposed FY 2019 State of Maryland budget and its impacts on Prince George’...

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Posted on: January 22, 2018

County Executive Baker Named Maryland Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III Named Maryland Hispanic Chamber of Commerce “Outstanding Elected Official of the Year”

Upper Marlboro, MD – Last week, the Maryland Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (MDHCC) announced their 2017 “Business Excellence Awards” and honored Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III with the “Outstanding Elected Official of the Year Award...

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Posted on: March 30, 2018

Prince George’s County Participating in Regional Test of Wireless Emergency Alerts System

Country’s first live regional test using geo-target capabilities, reaching up to 5.2M

What: 

Twenty jurisdictions, including Prince George’s County will simultaneously issue a test message to the public through the Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) system. WEA is a public safety alerting system allowing government officials to target ...

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Posted on: August 22, 2017

Prince George’s Office of Community Relations’ Human Relations Commission

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On July 25, 2017 the Human Relations Commission celebrated its 45th anniversary in conjunction with the J. Franklyn Bourne Bar Association.

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Posted on: March 26, 2018

Enjoy the Latest Issue of "DPIE Developments" Newsletter

2018 Newsletter Cover, Year in Review

Our "Year in Review" issue recaps some of the highlights of 2017.

Our latest issue of DPIE Developments, is a "Year in Review" issue.  Please peruse and enjoy.  As always, if you have any feedback or suggestions, please feel free to contact us.

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DPIE Developments, Year in Review 2018 Permitting, Inspections and Enforcement News

Posted on: April 18, 2018

Prince George’s County, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to Host Public Meeting on County Levee Systems

Prince George’s County and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Baltimore District, will host a public meeting April 19, 2018, from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. at Bladensburg Elementary School, to present on and discuss levee systems in the county.

LARGO, MD – Prince George’s County and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Baltimore District, will host a public meeting April 19, 2018, from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. at Bladensburg Elementary School, to present on and ...

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Public Works and Transportation News
Posted on: March 27, 2018

Department of Public Works & Transportation, State Highway Administration Partner for Litter Blitz

LARGO, MD- As spring arrives, Prince George’s County’s Department of Public Works and Transportation (DPW&T) is preparing to do some spring cleaning.

LARGO, MD- As spring arrives, Prince George’s County’s Department of Public Works and Transportation (DPW&T) is preparing to do some spring cleaning. DPW&T will partner with the State Highway Administration (SHA) on Wednesday, ...

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Posted on: March 21, 2018

TheBus and Paratransit Services Terminated Due to Impending Winter Storm

Prince George’s County terminates TheBus and Paratransit services today Wednesday, March 21, 2018

TODAY:
Prince George’s County Shuts Down TheBus and Paratransit Services Due to the Impending Winter Storm

LARGO, MD – Prince George’s Countyterminates TheBus and Paratransit services today Wednesday, March 21,
2018, due to the impending winter storm. ...

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