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Posted on: July 24, 2018

County Local Development Council Awards $337,000 In Impact Grants

Funding to non-profit organizations serving impact area increased 50% over previous year

Upper Marlboro, MD – The Office of County Executive and the Prince George’s County Local Development Council (PGCLDC) will host its 2nd Annual Local Impact Grants Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, July 25, 2018, at 7:00 pm, at the Southern Regional T...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

County Executive Baker to Attend Two Major Economic Development Events in Prince George’s County

Grand Opening of Bridge at Riverdale Park Station connecting to Discovery District at 9:30 a.m.
Groundbreaking of Top Golf at National Harbor at 11:00 a.m.

Largo, MD: Tomorrow, Friday, June 22, 2018, County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III will be celebrating two major economic development events for Prince George’s County. At 9:30 a.m., County Executive Baker will join Prince George&rs...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Statement from County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III

Regarding Immigrant Children Being Removed From Their Parents by the Trump Administration

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following news of thousands of immigrant children currently separated from their parents and being detained at the U.S. border.

“Once a...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Statement from County Executive Regarding LGBTQ Pride Month in Prince George’s County

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement in recognition of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Pride Month (LGBTQ Pride Month) – celebrated nationally through...

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Posted on: June 6, 2018

County Executive to Celebrate $1 Billion in Private Investment in County resulting from the EDI Fund

$36.5 Million awarded in EDI Funds stimulated $1 billion for 44 approved projects and retained or created over 12,000 new jobs

Largo, MD: Tomorrow, Thursday, June 7, at 11:00 a.m. at the Rooftop of the New Remy Building located at the New Carrollton Metro Station, 7730 Harkins Road, Lanham, MD, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III will join lo...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

County Executive Statement Regarding Adoption of FY 2019 Operating Budget and FY 2019-FY 2024 CIP

Final Budget of the Baker Administration Continues the Investment Strategy That Has Dramatically Transformed Prince George’s County Into A Regional Leader

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement regarding the adoption of the FY 2019 Operating Budget and FY 2019-FY 2024 Capital Improvement Program (CIP) by the County Council this afternoon.

“As the ...

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Posted on: May 21, 2018

County Executive Statement Regarding Effort to Pressure GSA to Resume the FBI Consolidation

Two Prince George’s County sites – Greenbelt and Landover – were previously two of three finalist locations for new consolidated headquarters

Upper Marlboro, MD - Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, released this statement following the news of the coordinated effort of Maryland’s House of Representatives Congressional Delegation to pressure the General S...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for Tuesday, July 31, 2018

1:30 PM

County Executive Baker to welcome and
honor the “Prince George’s Blue Sox” - Cal Ripken League Maryland andMid-Atlantic Region Championship Winning Youth Baseball Team

NOTE: The Prince George’s Blue Sox
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Posted on: May 31, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for Thursday, May 31, 2018

1:30 PM

County Executive Baker to attend Commencement Ceremonies for the Suitland High School “Class of 2018”

University of Maryland

XFinity Center

2001 Paint Branch Drive

College Park, MD

 

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Posted on: May 30, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for May 30 – June 1, 2018

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

 

No Public Schedule 

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

No Public Schedule

Thursday, May 31, 2018

 

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County Executive Baker to host press conference regarding Efforts to Combat Fire Fatalities in Prince Ge...

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Posted on: May 27, 2018

County Executive Public Schedule for May 26 – June 1, 2018

Saturday, May 26, 2018

 

11:00 AM 

County Executive Baker to participate in annual City of Bowie Memorial Day Parade

Bowie High School Annex (Parade start)

3021 Belair Drive

Bowie, MD

 

Sunday, May 27, 2018

 

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Posted on: August 15, 2018

Learn a Skill

Table full of tools

It's never too late to pick up a new skill. As schools start back up, you can also learn something new.

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Posted on: August 11, 2018

Back-to-School Block Party

Back to School Block Party

Each year, the block party helps families get ready for the upcoming school year. There will be backpack giveaways, exhibitions and more.

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

Eat to Live

Plate of vegetables

Eating a healthy diet keeps you physically and mentally fit. Learn how it prevents and lowers your risk for diet-related illnesses.

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Posted on: August 20, 2018

Labor Day Closures

Woman Industrial worker

This national tribute is for the contributions workers have made to the strength of our country.

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Posted on: August 15, 2018

Prince George’s County Announces Holiday Closings for Labor Day

County government offices, with the exception of public safety agencies, will be closed on Monday, September 3, 2018, in observance of Labor Day

LARGO, MD – The following offices, services and facilities will be closed or suspended on Monday, September 3, 2018:

 

 

*Facility only open Thursday, Friday and Saturday*

TheBus, a public transit service operated by the Prince Geo...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Summer Heat Safety Tips for your Pets

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Consider these tips to help keep your pet safe and cool in hot weather

LARGO, MD – Excessive high temperatures can be dangerous not only to humans but to your furry companions as well.  With temperatures reaching 90 degrees or above the next few days, the Prince George’s County Department of the ...

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Posted on: May 18, 2018

Prince George’s County Hosts 25th Annual “Be Kind to Animals” Poster Contest and Awards Ceremony

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Honors 22 elementary students for supporting responsible pet care and kindness to animals through creative artwork

LARGO, MD – The Department of the Environment (DoE) Animal Services Division (ASD) announced the winning entries of the “Be Kind to Animals” Poster Contest during a special awards ceremony held at the Animal Services Facility in Upper Marlboro. &...

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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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Posted on: September 21, 2017

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

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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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Posted on: August 6, 2018

Important Message About Hurricane Season

Hurricane Season is Ramping Up, Health Department Urges Residents to Prepare.

The 2018 hurricane season began June 1 and runs through the end of November. However, August and September is when the hurricane season typically starts to ramp up. That’s why now is a perfect opportunity for Prince George’s County residents to prepare th...

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

Prince George’s County Confirms its First Human West Nile Virus Case of 2018

Health Department reminds people to take precautions against mosquitoes to prevent West Nile and other mosquito-borne diseases.

LARGO, MD – The Prince George’s County Health Department has confirmed the county’s first and locally acquired human case of the West Nile virus of the 2018 season. It’s reported the person showed symptoms last mont...

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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: August 15, 2018

Holiday Closings for Labor Day

County government offices, with the exception of public safety agencies, will be closed on Monday, September 3, 2018, in observance of Labor Day

LARGO, MD – The following offices, services and facilities will be closed or suspended on Monday, September 3, 2018:

*Facility only open Thursday, Friday and Saturday*

TheBus, a public transit service operated by the Prince George’s Coun...

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Posted on: August 15, 2018

DPIE Launches Administrative Hearing Process

Program Will Streamline Adjudication of Code Enforcement Violations

LARGO, MD – The Department of Permitting, Inspections and Enforcement (DPIE) has started a new program to reduce the time it takes for property standards citations to be adjudicated. The Administrative Hearing Process will allow hearing officers to adjudi...

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Posted on: August 6, 2018

Important Message About Hurricane Season

Hurricane Season is Ramping Up, Health Department Urges Residents to Prepare.

The 2018 hurricane season began June 1 and runs through the end of November. However, August and September is when the hurricane season typically starts to ramp up. That’s why now is a perfect opportunity for Prince George’s County residents to prepare th...

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

Confirms its First Human West Nile Virus Case of 2018

Health Department reminds people to take precautions against mosquitoes to prevent West Nile and other mosquito-borne diseases.

LARGO, MD – The Prince George’s County Health Department has confirmed the county’s first and locally acquired human case of the West Nile virus of the 2018 season. It’s reported the person showed symptoms last month. Lab results later identified the West...

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Posted on: August 15, 2018

DPIE Launches Administrative Hearing Process

Program Will Streamline Adjudication of Code Enforcement Violations

LARGO, MD – The Department of Permitting, Inspections and Enforcement (DPIE) has started a new program to reduce the time it takes for property standards citations to be adjudicated. The Administrative Hearing Process will allow hearing officers...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Prince George's County Department of Social Services Receives 2018 Mass Care Award

Prince George’s County Department of Social Services Receives 

Maryland’s Office of Emergency Operations 2018 Mass Care Services Award

LANDOVER, Maryland –May 11, 2018, Prince George’s County Department of Social Services (DSS) was named the 2018 M...

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