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: January 18, 2018

Statement From County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

Amazon HQ2 Finalists

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following Amazon’s announcement of the top 20 finalist jurisdictions for their 2nd Headquarters complex. Prince George’s Cou...

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County Executive News
Posted on: January 12, 2018

Statement From County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

Maryland Senate overrides Governor Hogan’s veto from 2017 legislative session to provide paid sick leave benefits for more working families

Upper Marlboro, MD – Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released the following statement after the Maryland State Senate followed the House of Delegates to override Governor Hogan’s veto from the 2017 legislative session of a state la...

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County Executive News
Posted on: January 9, 2018

Statement From County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

U.S. Department of Homeland Security Termination of Temporary Protected Status for El Salvador

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following the Trump Administration’s decision to terminate the Temporary Protected Status(TPS) program for Salvadorans:

“It h...

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County Executive News
Posted on: January 8, 2018

Statement From County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

Judicial Appointment of Prince George’s County Police Department Inspector General Carlos Acosta

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following the recent appointment of Prince George’s County Police Department (PGPD) Inspector General Carlos Acosta to the District Co...

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County Executive News
Posted on: January 5, 2018

County Executive Baker Celebrates County Successes in 2017

Upper Marlboro, MD – Today, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released the following statement regarding Prince George’s County’s successes in 2017:

“I want to thank the hardworking em...

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County Executive News
Posted on: January 2, 2018

Statement From County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

Passing of Southern Management Corporation Founder and CEO David Hillman

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following the recent passing of Southern Management Corporation Founder and CEO, David Hillman.

“On behalf of the citizens of Prince Ge...

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County Executive News
Posted on: December 27, 2017

County Executive Dedicated New County Building in Honor of Former County Executive Wayne K. Curry

Upper Marlboro, MD – Last week, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III was joined by current and former elected officials, dignitaries as well as friends and family of the late Wayne K. Curry for a building dedication c...

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County Executive News
Posted on: December 21, 2017

Prince George’s County Celebrates Being Tops in State for Job Creation for 4th Quarter in a Row

Prince George’s County created over 10,600 net new jobs – More Than Any Other Maryland Jurisdiction – and is ranked 21st in nation among large counties in terms of Job Growth according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

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 nearly 11,000 jobs from 2st Quarter 2016 to 2nd Quarter 2017. This is...

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County Executive News
Posted on: December 5, 2017

Statement From County Executive Baker Regarding Newly Elected County Council Leadership

County Council Member Dannielle M. Glaros elected County Council Chair; Council Member Todd M. Turner elected County Council Vice-Chair

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement after selection of Prince George’s County Council Member Dannielle M. Glaros (D-District 3) as the new Council Chair and Todd M. Turne...

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County Executive News
Posted on: November 27, 2017

Statement From County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

Passing of Judge William Missouri

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following the recent passing of the Honorable William Missouri, retired Prince George’s County Circuit Court Judge.

“On behal...

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County Executive News
Posted on: November 22, 2017

County Launches New Travel and Tourism Campaign

As Holiday Travel Season Begins County Increases Its Presence in Airports and on Roadways

LARGO, MD – As the 2017 holiday travel season begins, travelers in the Washington region are receiving an invitation to “Experience, Expand, and Explore” Prince George's County, Maryland. With brand-new highway entrance signa...

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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

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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: January 17, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for Thursday, January 18, 2018

7:00 PM

County Executive Baker to attend and is nominated for “Outstanding Elected Official of the Year Award” at the Maryland Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s 2018 Annual Business Excellence Awards Holiday Gala

The Belvedere1 E....

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: January 12, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for January 13 – 19, 2018

Saturday, January 13, 2018

 

No Public Schedule 

Sunday, January 14, 2018

 

No Public Schedule

 

Monday, January 15, 2018

Prince George’s County Government Closed for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. National Holiday and D...

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: January 11, 2018

TODAY: County Executive Baker Public Schedule for Wednesday, January 11, 2018

2:30 PM

 

County Executive Baker to testify before Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh’s Hearing on the State of Maryland’s Clean Power Plan

Joint Hearing Room

Legislative Services Building

Annapolis, MD

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: January 10, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for Wednesday, January 10, 2018

12:00 PM

 

County Executive Baker to attend Opening Ceremony for the 2018 General Assembly Legislative Session

 

House Chamber

State House

Annapolis, MD

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: January 5, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for January 6 – 12, 2018

Saturday, January 6, 2018

 

10:00 AM

 

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at the Prince George’s County Summer Youth Enrichment Program (SYEP) Kick-Off Event

 

Prince George’s Community College (P...

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: December 6, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for Wednesday, December 6, 2017

1:00 PM

 

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at the Groundbreaking for the New Children’s National Regional Outpatient Center

 

Woodmore Town Centre at Glenarden

2900 North Campus Way

Lanham, MD

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County Executive Schedule
Posted on: December 4, 2017

County Executive Public Schedule for December 5 – December 8, 2017

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

 

No Public Schedule

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

 

1:00 PM

 

County Executive Baker to deliver remarks at the Groundbreaking for the New Children’s National Regional Outpatient Center

 

Woodm...

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County Executive Schedule

Posted on: February 14, 2018

In Case You Missed It

In Case You Missed It: Budget Sessions

Couldn’t make it to the Budget Listening Sessions?  You can catch the questions and testimonies about the upcoming budget online.

Catch Up County Highlights
Posted on: February 20, 2018

Have Brewing Concerns?

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Chat and get to know your local officers over a cup or two, and present your concerns about crime in the area. Also, get a chance to participate in crime prevention projects.

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Posted on: February 6, 2018

Recognizing Civic Excellence

Women History Month Luncheon

Are you, or someone you know, graduating from high school with a heart for the community? Apply for the Gladys Noon-Spellman Scholarship Award. The deadline is February 21.

Apply Today County Highlights
Posted on: February 8, 2018

Maryland Arts Day

Maryland ARTS Day

On February 22 artists, educators and lawmakers will be gathering from across Maryland. Show support for the arts and get to know others in the field.

Learn More County Highlights

Posted on: January 30, 2018

Prince George’s County Announces Holiday Closings for Presidents’ Day 2018

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County government offices will close on Monday, February 19, 2018 in observance of Presidents’ Day

LARGO, MD – The Prince George’s County Department of the Environment (DoE) announces the following services and facilities will close or suspend on Monday, February 19, 2018. 

 

 *Facility only open Thursday, Friday and Saturday*

T...

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Environment News
Posted on: December 29, 2017

Cold Weather and Your Pet

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Keep your pets safe when the temperature drops

LARGO, MD – Cold weather can pose serious threats to the health of your four-legged family members, which is why it’s recommended to keep your pets inside. But when you do take them out for a walk or the potty, the Prince George’s County Animal Services D...

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Environment News
Posted on: March 6, 2017

$2.05 Million in Grants Awarded for Stormwater Management and Citizen Engagement Projects

The Prince George’s County Department of the Environment and the Chesapeake Bay Trust announce the recipients of 23 grants for environment-friendly stormwater management and citizen engagement projects. Prince George’s County neighborh...

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Environment News

Posted on: January 8, 2018

Office of Ethics and Accountability (OEA) Poster

OEA Poster

If you ever have a concern about unethical, illegal or irresponsible activity, don’t keep it to yourself. Speak up! Call the Office of Ethics and Accountability at (301) 883-3445.

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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

Did You Know...

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.

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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.

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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 10, 2017

Red Flags of Domestic Violence

Red Flags of Domestic Violence

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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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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: 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: December 19, 2017

OIT Manager Recognized as Rising Star in IT with 2018 Ones to Watch Awards

OIT Training Manager recognized as “senior staff destined to become the CIOs of the future”.

Congratulations to Sandra Longs Hasty, Training Manager for the Office of Information Technology. She has been recognized by IDG’s CIO and CIO Executive Council as a “One to Watch” for 2018. This award signifies that the panel of judges agree that she is ...

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