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Posted on: December 5, 2022

Property Taxes Due

Property Taxes

Homeowners in the County have several ways that they can pay their taxes. If you pay semi-annually, you have a deadline coming up on December 31st. You can pay by mail, in person, or online.

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Posted on: November 27, 2022

Fun on Ice

Ice Rinks

Discover why ice skaters and hockey enthusiasts love our three rinks in Prince George's County! Whether you are a novice or a pro, you will want to glide on our ice.

Find Your Nearest Location County Highlights
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Festival of Lights

Festival of Lights

Bring a twinkle to your holidays this year. Come experience this spectacular display with more than 2.5 million lights throughout the park!

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Posted on: November 20, 2022

2022 Inauguration Ceremony

2022 Inauguration Spotlight

On Monday, December 5, we will swear in the new County Executive and County Council members. Find out what you can expect when attending or watching this event.

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Posted on: December 1, 2022

Act Now to Submit Nominations for County Waste Diversion and Recycling Awards

Annual event recognizes businesses, schools, and individuals demonstrating exceptional achievement in source reduction

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Largo, MD – Nominations are now open for the Prince George’s County Department of the Environment (DoE) and Keep Prince George’s County Beautiful (KPGCB) 2022 Waste Diversion and Recycling Virtual Awards. The awards recognize Prince ...

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Posted on: December 15, 2020

Grab ‘N Go Meal Distribution Rescheduled to December 17th Due to Inclement Weather

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LARGO, MD - Due to the anticipation of inclement weather Grab ‘N Go Meals scheduled for Wednesday, December 16, 2020, has been rescheduled to Thursday, December 17, 2020. Only the pick-up date has changed. The pick-up location and time remain ...

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Family Services News
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Over One Million Meals Served to Seniors During COVID-19 Pandemic

Department of Family Services, Senior Nutrition Program Hits Milestone in a Collaborated Effort, Providing Emergency Meal Kits to older adults during the COVID-19 Pandemic

CAMP SPRINGS, MD – The Prince George’s County, Department of Family Services (DFS) has reached a monumental milestone by providing over one million meals to local seniors during COVID-19.  Beginning in March, the Aging and Dis...

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Posted on: November 25, 2020

Commission Urges all Men to Take Control of their Health and Get Regular Prostate Examinations

Camp Springs, MD - As the world goes through the coronavirus pandemic, recent studies have shown that people are avoiding going to their doctors for fear of becoming infected by COVID-19. While that anxiety is certainly understandable, the Prince...

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Posted on: September 14, 2022

County Residents May Pre-Register for Monkeypox Vaccine

Residents may pre-register online for a monkeypox vaccination; patients will be contacted when their appointment becomes available.

Largo, MD – Through the State of Maryland’s online immunizations registration system PrepMod, the Prince George’s County Health Department is accepting pre-registrations from County residents to be vaccinated against...

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Health News
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Children 6 Months and Older Eligible for COVID-19 Vaccinations

Health Department recommends infants, toddlers, and preschoolers get vaccinated.

LARGO, MD – Following reviews of clinical trial data, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) authorized and recommended Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19...

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Health News
Posted on: May 23, 2022

Children Ages 5 to 11 Eligible for COVID-19 Booster Dose

Families should get children boosted at least five months after child’s second dose.

LARGO, MD – Following the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) emergency use authorization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommendation that children ages 5 to 11 receive a Pfizer COVID-19 booster...

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Posted on: July 25, 2022

Prince George’s County named #1 Digital County in the 2022 Digital Counties Award

County Is Recognized As Leader, Turning Challenges That Emerged With The COVID-19 Pandemic Into Opportunities To Learn, Invest, and Collaborate.

For the second year in a row, Prince George’s County has been named the #1 Digital County in the United States in the 20th annual Digital Counties Survey, in the 500,000-999,999 population category. The survey, conducted by the Center for Digita...

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

Monkeypox (MPX) Call Center

Call the Prince George's County Health Department Monkeypox Call Center at 301-883-6566 for information, updates, and guidance.

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

CDC releases monkeypox guidance for schools, childcare facilities

Monkeypox guidance for schools and childcare facilities.

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Posted on: November 16, 2022

DPW&T Proud to Blog | Fall Service Changes

Fall Service Changes

The Prince George’s County Department of Public Works and Transportation (DPW&T) implemented its Fall service changes for TheBus and transit routes on Sunday November 13, 2022.

DPW&T is always looking for ways to improve the experience of our riders, and with the below changes to the 6 routes we will be able to increase timeliness and efficiency for all riders commuting through Prince George’s County.

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Posted on: November 8, 2022

DPW&T Proud to Blog | PGC Transit Transformation Initiative

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This month, The Department of Public Works and Transportation (DPW&T) Office of Transportation began its PGC Transit Transformation Initiative.

The initiative aims to improve transit services across the County, gauge and improve awareness of the transit services provided by DPW&T and continue to assess and address the ever-changing environment that has been caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Posted on: October 19, 2022

DPW&T Proud to Blog | Fall 2022 Growing Green with Pride Recap

Growing Green with Pride Recap

As we close out the Fall 2022 Growing Green with Pride clean up event, DPW&T would like to thank all the volunteers, staff, and supporters that made this event a success!

We have been able to double our registrations from the Spring Growing Green with Pride clean-up event to almost 5,000 volunteers this season. DPW&T's Director Johnson, Deputy Director Olugbenle and Associate Director Boyd were also able to jo...

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Posted on: October 13, 2022

DPW&T Proud to Blog | Litter and Mowing Blitz

We are in your communities

As you may know, Prince George’s County has begun the County-wide Litter and Mowing Blitz initiative to tackle the problem of litter in our communities.

 The Department of Public Works and Transportation (DPW&T) have been taking strides to solve this unprecedented issue by focusing on quadrupling litter collection, mowing, edging, and street sweeping.

 

We have increased litter and deb...

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Posted on: August 19, 2022

DPW&T Proud to Blog | Fall 2022 Growing Green with Pride

Growing Green with Pride Flyer

Fall is here, and The Department of Public Works and Transportation (DPW&T) invites you to participate in our annual “Growing Green with Pride Day” community cleanup event on October 15, 2022.

Join us on Saturday, October 15, 2022, for a county-wide effort to safely clean our communities. Communities are invited to help us keep Prince George’s County clean and beautiful by placing mulch, picking up roadside litter and removing illegal...

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Posted on: August 17, 2022

DPW&T Proud to Blog | Mask Mandate Lifted

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As of April 21, 2022, Prince George's County Department of Public Works & Transportation will no longer require masks on public transportation and transit facilities, it will be optional to wear face masks on TheBus, PGC Link, and Call-A-Bus.

Customers and operators will now have the option to wear face masks on TheBus, PGC Link, and Call-A-Bus. The County's decision is made to provide passengers and operators with consistency with WMATA (Metro) and other regional transportation systems mask p...

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Posted on: August 17, 2022

DPW&T Proud to Blog | Stuff TheBus

Stuff TheBus Flyer

The Department of Public Works and Transportation (DPW&T) hosted the annual "Stuff TheBus" Back to School Supply Drive from July 22, 2022, through August 22, 2022.

The Stuff TheBus drive has provided an opportunity for the County and its various partners to assist students in preparing for the academic year with brand new bookbags and essential classroom supplies.

Since 2018, DPW&T has received significant donati...

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Posted on: August 19, 2022

DPW&T Proud to Blog | FTA's FY22 Grant Awarded to Prince George's County

New Electric Buses

The FTA has awarded $25 million in grants, with an additional $6.25 million local match, to fund the “Proud to Charge” Zero Emissions and Sustainable Transportation Program in Prince George’s County.

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has awarded $25 million in grants, with an additional $6.25 million local match, to fund the “Proud to Charge” Zero Emissions and Sustainable Transportation Program in Prince Geo...

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Posted on: August 17, 2022

DPW&T Proud to Blog | National Bike to Work Day

2022 B2WD PIT STOP FLYER_4.21 Updated

The Prince George’s County Department of Public Works and Transportation (DPW&T) hosted National Bike Week on May 16-22, 2022, and National Bike to Work Day on May 20, 2022, to provide important information about bike safety, mobility, and resources.

This year marked the 21st Anniversary of “Bike to Work Day” in the National Capital Region. As part of the celebration, the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (MWCOG), Commuter Connections, and the Washington Area Bicyclist Association (WABA) ...

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