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Posted on: August 24, 2020

STATEMENT - COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER RESPONDS TO ON-DUTY OFFICER SHOOTINGS

The Prince George’s County Council condemns Sunday evening’s
attack on three County officers who were shot while responding to a call forservice.  The Council is relieved to learn that the officers are expected
to survive ...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: July 18, 2020

COUNCIL CHAIR TURNER ISSUES STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF CIVIL RIGHTS ICON, THE HONORABLE JOHN LEWIS

The Prince George’s County Council joins with our residents,
the nation and the world, in mourning the immeasurable loss of the HonorableJohn Lewis, a revered champion of civil rights and passionate fighter for
social justice.

The Council ext...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: July 3, 2020

CHAIR TURNER SAYS COUNCIL SUPPORTS FULL REVIEW OF WASHINGTON’S NFL TEAM NAME

The Prince George’s County Council joins with County Executive Angela D. Alsobrooks and countless others, who are pleased and encouraged by today’s announcement that Washington’s professional football team will conduct a form...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: June 22, 2020

CHAIR TURNER RESPONDS TO RECENT SUPREME COURT DECISIONS PROTECTING LGBTQ WORKERS AND DACA PROGRAM

The Prince George’s County Council and the residents we
serve continue to fully embrace the strength of diversity in Prince George’sCounty, and stands in solidarity with those celebrating two recent Supreme
Court rulings.  ...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: June 19, 2020

COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER RESPONDS TO RESIGNATION OF POLICE CHIEF HANK STAWINSKI

STATEMENT - COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER RESPONDS TO RESIGNATION OF POLICE CHIEF HANK STAWINSKI; APPOINTMENT OF INTERIM POLICE CHIEF

The Prince George’s County Council respects the decision of County Executive Angela Alsobrooks, and will work wit...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: June 5, 2020

CHAIR TURNER WELCOMES NEW PRINCE GEORGE’S COMMUNITY COLLEGE PRESIDENT, DR. FALECIA D. WILLIAMS

STATEMENT – COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER WELCOMES NEW PRINCE GEORGE’S COMMUNITY COLLEGE PRESIDENT, DR. FALECIA D. WILLIAMS

The Prince George’s County Council extends a warm welcome to the newly-selected ninth president of Prin...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: June 2, 2020

COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER ISSUES STATEMENT IN RESPONSE TO GEORGE FLOYD

The Prince George’s County Council grieves with the family and loved ones of George Floyd, the latest victim of deadly racial brutality and violence caused by those sworn to protect our communities. But our heartbreak and prayers for peace alone...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: April 23, 2020

FY 2021 BUDGET STATEMENT FROM COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER

Impacts of COVID-19 Pandemic Prompt Revisions to FY 2021 County Budget Proposal

The coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic has thrust us all into uncertain times and unknown territory. Among the mounting impacts of this crisis is an economic challenge of h...

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Council Chair Statements
Posted on: March 17, 2020

STATEMENT - CHAIR TURNER UPDATES COUNCIL RESPONSE TO CORONAVIRUS IN PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY

STATEMENT - COUNTY COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER UPDATES COUNCIL RESPONSE TO CORONAVIRUS IN PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY; COUNCIL ADOPTS EMERGENCY MEASURE

The Council is deeply concerned about the catastrophic impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandem...

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Council Chair Statements

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Posted on: September 14, 2020

COUNCIL MEMBER DENI TAVERAS RECOGNIZES INAUGURAL “WELCOMING WEEK” IN PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY

Building Connections and Affirming the Importance of Inclusive Communities 

September 12 -20, 2020 

Prince George’s County Council Member Deni Taveras (D) District 2, Prince George’s County residents and hundreds of com...

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Council News
Posted on: September 11, 2020

RE-ENTRY ADVISORY BOARD TO CONVENE SEPTEMBER 16

Board to Address Re-Entry Programs and Services for Formerly Incarcerated Residents

The Prince George’s County Re-Entry Advisory Board, established by Council Resolution 49-2019, will convene virtually on Wednesday, September 16, 2020, at 10:00 a...

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Council News
Posted on: September 10, 2020

COUNCIL CHAIR TURNER AND DISTRICT 6 COUNCIL MEMBER DAVIS SUPPORT COMMUNITY FOOD DISTRIBUTION...

COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER AND DISTRICT 6 COUNCIL MEMBER DERRICK LEON DAVIS SUPPORT COMMUNITY FOOD DISTRIBUTION EVENT DURING NATIONAL DAY OF SERVICE AND REMEMBRANCE

Contactless Free Food Distribution Event at Prince George’s Community ...

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Council News
Posted on: September 2, 2020

COUNCIL ANNOUNCES FIFTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE GRANT FUNDING FOR LOCAL NONPROFITS

$500,000 Grant Program Seeks Community Solutions for Ending Domestic Violence in Prince George’s County; Applications Accepted September 2 – October 1; Pre-Proposal Conference September 8

 

The Prince George’s County C...

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Council News
Posted on: August 20, 2020

COUNCIL CHAIR TURNER AND COUNCIL MEMBER GLAROS URGE PUBLIC INPUT ON MANAGED LANE STUDY

 

COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER AND COUNCIL MEMBER DANNIELLE GLAROS URGE PUBLIC INPUT ON THE DRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT FOR THE I-495 AND I-270 MANAGED LANES STUDY; SIX PUBLIC HEARINGS IN AUGUST AND SEPTEMBER

Prince George’s Coun...

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HERE Council News
Posted on: August 13, 2020

COUNCIL MEMBER HARRISON AND VICE-CHAIR AND AT-LARGE COUNCIL MEMBER HAWKINS PARTNER TO PROVIDE...

COUNCIL MEMBER SYDNEY HARRISON AND VICE-CHAIR AND AT-LARGE COUNCIL MEMBER CALVIN HAWKINS PARTNER TO PROVIDE FACE MASKS FOR PUBLIC SAFETY PERSONNEL/FIRST RESPONDERS 

District 9 Council Member Sydney Harrison, and Vice-Chair and At-Large Council Mem...

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Council News
Posted on: July 30, 2020

COUNCIL APPROVES LETTER URGING GOVERNOR HOGAN TO EXTEND AND EXPAND STATE MORATORIUM ON EVICTIONS...

COUNCIL APPROVES LETTER URGING GOVERNOR HOGAN TO EXTEND AND EXPAND STATE MORATORIUM ON EVICTIONS DUE TO COVID-19

State Evictions Protections Expected to Expire Friday, July 31st

Prince George’s County Council, during a virtual session on Monday, J...

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CB-16-2020 Council News
Posted on: July 21, 2020

DISTRICT 6 COUNCIL MEMBER DERRICK L. DAVIS ISSUES STATEMENT FOLLOWING TABLING OF CB-48-2020

DISTRICT 6 COUNCIL MEMBER DERRICK L. DAVIS ISSUES STATEMENT FOLLOWING TABLING OF CB-48-2020, PROPOSED CHARTER AMENDMENT CONCERNING HOMESTEAD PROPERTY TAX CREDIT CAP

I appreciate the opportunity to address CB-48-2020, a Charter Amendment proposal amending t...

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CB-48-2020 Council News
Posted on: July 21, 2020

COUNCIL CONVENES VIRTUALLY FOR FINAL SESSION PRIOR TO SUMMER RECESS

COUNCIL CONVENES VIRTUALLY FOR FINAL SESSION PRIOR TO SUMMER RECESS; HOLDS PUBLIC HEARINGS; ADOPTS SEVERAL MEASURES; PLACES BOND BILLS ON NOVEMBER BALLOT; ADDRESSES HOMESTEAD PROPERTY TAX CREDIT CAP LEGISLATION

The Prince George’s County Council ...

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Council News
Posted on: July 14, 2020

Committee of the Whole Convenes Virtually July 15 To Review Legislation

The Prince George’s County Council Committee of the Whole (COW), aided by technology, will convene virtually, on Wednesday, July 15 at 10:00 a.m. to review proposed legislation.

July 15th COW committee meeting agenda items include a discussion of ...

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Council News
Posted on: July 13, 2020

COUNTY COUNCIL TO CONVENE JULY 14th FOR SCHEDULED VIRTUAL SESSION; COW TO REVIEW LEGISLATION

The Prince George’s County Council, supported by technology, will convene a virtual Council session on Tuesday, July 14th at 11:00 a.m. The Council’s Committee of the Whole (COW) will meet following Council session at 12 noon to review...

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Council News
Posted on: July 7, 2020

COUNCIL APPROVES JOINT LETTER TO GOVERNOR HOGAN ADDRESSING 2020 GENERAL ELECTION VOTING

Council Urges Governor to Continue Support for Vote by Mail and Increased In-Person Voting for General Election

The Prince George’s County Council, during a virtual session on Tuesday, July 7, 2020, voted to authorize Council Chair Todd M. Turner...

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Council News
Posted on: July 6, 2020

COUNCIL, COW AND BOARD OF HEALTH TO CONVENE JULY 7TH FOR SCHEDULED VIRTUAL BRIEFINGS AND SESSIONS

The Prince George’s County Council, the Council’s Committee of the Whole (COW) and the Council sitting as the Board of Health, will convene virtually on Tuesday, July 7th.

Council session is scheduled to begin at 11:00 a.m. with the pre...

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Council News
Posted on: June 22, 2020

COUNCIL TO CONVENE JUNE 23rd FOR SCHEDULED VIRTUAL SESSION; COW TO REVIEW LEGISLATION

The Prince George’s County Council, supported by technology, will convene a virtual Council session on Tuesday, June 23rd, at 10:00 a.m. The Council’s Committee of the Whole (COW) will also meet on June 23rd at 10:30 a.m. to r...

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Council News
Posted on: June 5, 2020

COUNCIL CHAIR TURNER AND COUNCIL MEMBER DAVIS ENCOURAGE RESIDENTS TO PARTICIPATE IN...

COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER AND COUNCIL MEMBER DERRICK LEON DAVIS ENCOURAGE RESIDENTS TO PARTICIPATE IN BOWIE-MITCHELLVILLE & VICINITY MASTER PLAN KICKOFF EVENT 

Virtual Kickoff Meeting Saturday, June 13th

Prince George’s County Cou...

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Council News
Posted on: June 2, 2020

TODAY: COUNCIL TO CONVENE JUNE 2ND FOR SCHEDULED VIRTUAL SESSION; COW TO REVIEW LEGISLATION

The Prince George’s County Council, supported by technology, will convene a virtual Council session on Tuesday, June 2nd, at 10:00 a.m. The Council’s Committee of the Whole (COW) will meet following Tuesday’s Council session ...

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Council News
Posted on: May 29, 2020

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY COUNCIL ADOPTS FISCAL YEAR 21 COUNTY BUDGET

Council Adopts Balanced $3.7 Billion General Fund Budget; Total FY 21 County Budget $4.48 Billion

 

The Prince George’s County Council, convening virtually on Friday, May 29, 2020, unanimously adopted a $4.48 Billion total County balanced...

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Council News
Posted on: May 21, 2020

COUNCIL CHAIR TODD M. TURNER PARTICIPATES IN COVID-19 STRATEGIC RENEWAL TASK FORCE MEETING

Regional Task Force Charged with Addressing COVID-19 Economic Recovery and Renewal 

Prince George’s County Council Chair Todd M. Turner joined regional leaders from Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. , for the first COVID-19 Strate...

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Council News
Posted on: May 14, 2020

COUNCIL LETTER TO MDOT OFFICIALS ADDRESSES IMPACT OF MANAGED LANES P3 PROJECT ON WSSC WATER...

COUNCIL LETTER TO MDOT OFFICIALS ADDRESSES IMPACT OF MANAGED LANES P3 PROJECT ON WSSC WATER INFRASTRUCTURE AND RATEPAYERS 

Council Expresses Opposition to Water and Sewer Increases Resulting from Managed Lanes P3 Project

The Prince George&rsquo...

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Council News
Posted on: May 13, 2020

VICE-CHAIR HAWKINS AND COUNCIL MEMBER HARRISON HOST “WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE?" VIRTUAL TOWN HALL

COUNCIL VICE-CHAIR AND AT-LARGE COUNCIL MEMBER CALVIN S. HAWKINS, II, AND DISTRICT 9 COUNCIL MEMBER SYDNEY HARRISON HOST “WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE?” VIRTUAL TOWN HALL EVENT

 Addressing the Social Determinants of Health

Prince Ge...

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Council News
Posted on: May 13, 2020

Committee of the Whole Convenes May 14th for Virtual Budget Work Session

The Prince George’s County Council Committee of the Whole (COW), with the use of technology, will convene on Thursday, May 14th at 10:00 a.m. for a virtual FY 21 Budget work session, continuing its review of proposed spending plans for County de...

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Council News
Posted on: May 12, 2020

Committee of the Whole Convenes May 13th for Virtual Budget Work Sessions

The Prince George’s County Council Committee of the Whole (COW), with the use of technology, will convene on Wednesday, May 13, at 10:00 a.m. for virtual FY 21 Budget work sessions, continuing its review of proposed spending plans for County dep...

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Council News
Posted on: May 8, 2020

COUNCIL TO HOLD FINAL VIRTUAL FY21 BUDGET PUBLIC HEARING – MONDAY, MAY 11TH

Residents Encouraged to Participate; Use Council’s eComment Portal to Speak

The Prince George’s County Council, using technology, will convene virtually on Monday, May 11TH , at 5:00 p.m., for its final FY 21 Budget public hear...

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Council News
Posted on: May 7, 2020

PRINCE GEORGE’S AND MONTGOMERY COUNTY COUNCILS ADOPT FY 2021 BI-COUNTY BUDGETS

Prince George’s and Montgomery County lawmakers, convening virtually for the annual Bi-County Budget meeting on Thursday, May 7, 2020, unanimously adopted the FY 21 budgets for WSSC Water; the bi-county portion of the Maryland-National Capital P...

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Council News
Posted on: April 16, 2020

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY COUNCIL ENABLES PUBLIC COMMENT DURING VIRTUAL SESSIONS

New eComment Portal Heightens Public Engagement Options; First Use During April 20th Council Session

The Prince George’s County Council, meeting virtually until state of emergency declarations are lifted, has established an eComment portal to fac...

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Council News
Posted on: April 13, 2020

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY COUNCIL SITTING AS THE BOARD OF HEALTH TO CONVENE APRIL 14TH

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY COUNCIL SITTING AS THE BOARD OF HEALTH TO CONVENE APRIL 14TH FOR COVID-19 BRIEFING FROM CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION AND COUNTY HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS

Congressman Steny Hoyer, Senator Ben Cardin, Senator Chris Van Hollen, and Con...

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Council News
Posted on: March 27, 2020

**UPDATE: COUNTY COUNCIL TO CONVENE VIRTUAL SESSION MARCH 31st

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY COUNCIL TO CONVENE VIRTUAL SESSION MARCH 31st; BOARD OF HEALTH TO CONVENE IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING SESSION

The Prince George’s County Council, aided by the use of technology, and in alignment with social distancing g...

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Council News
Posted on: March 18, 2020

COUNTYWIDE MAP AMENDMENT JOINT PUBLIC HEARING POSTPONED

CMA Joint Public Hearing Scheduled for March 23rd to be Rescheduled 

The State and County governments have declared public health emergencies, due to the recent COVID-19 outbreak. On March 17, 2020, the Prince George’s County Council ado...

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Council News
Posted on: January 8, 2020

COUNCIL MEMBER DERRICK LEON DAVIS ELECTED COG BOARD CHAIR

Davis to Chair Council of Governments Board of Directors in 2020

Prince George’s County Council Member Derrick Leon Davis (D) – District 6, was elected 2020 Chair by the Board of Directors of the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (COG) during ...

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Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments Council News
Posted on: December 4, 2019

COUNCIL CHAIR TURNER ANNOUNCES COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS AND APPOINTMENTS FOR LEGISLATIVE YEAR 2020

Prince George’s County Council Chair Todd M. Turner (D) – District 4, has announced Legislative Year 2020 Council committee assignments and appointments to County boards and commissions. The Council voted in July 2018 to amend its Rule...

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Council News

News Flash

Posted on: September 14, 2020

Housing Opportunities for All WorkGroup

Housing Opportunities For All Workgroup Public Notice 09-25-20

The HOUSING OPPORTUNITIES FOR ALL WORKGROUP will meet on Friday, September 25, 2020 at 10:30 AM.

VIRTUAL MEETING 

VIEW USING THE LINK PROVIDED AT: 

https://pgccouncil.us/LIVE 

For more information please contact 

WARREN BURR...

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Additional Info... Council Spotlight
Posted on: September 4, 2020

Virtual Connections

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Council Member Dannielle M. Glaros presents Virtual Connections beginningTuesday September 8 through September 23, 2020 at 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM.

Spend 45 minutes over lunch with Council Member Glaros at these upcoming virtual forums with short presentations...

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Council Spotlight
Posted on: September 1, 2020

Domestic Violence Grant Program for FY 2021

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The Prince George’s County Council announces the fifth round of the Council Domestic Violence Grant Program.  The County Council appropriates $500,000 in funding resources for programs that serve the Housing, Mental Health/Counseling, o...

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To Learn More About the Domestic Violence Grant... Council Spotlight
Posted on: August 11, 2020

LZIS: All things County Council

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Learn more about the County Council.  Find out more about Committees, Agendas and Hearings.  Bookmark the link to watch on demand video and interact with your County Council.

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LZIS Council Spotlight
Posted on: August 11, 2020

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Posted on: April 25, 2016

Vice Chair Glaros Celebrates Progress in Prince George's County During FlexEL Grand Opening

Research, Development and Manufacturing Facility Opens in College Park

Prince George’s County Council Vice Chair Dannielle Glaros (D) – District 3, joined County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, University of Maryland President Wallace Loh, Maryland S...Read on...

District 3
Posted on: April 25, 2016

COUNCIL MEMBER DANNIELLE GLAROS HOSTS DISTRICT 3 TOWN HALL MEETING AND RESOURCE FAIR

?District 3 Residents Urged to Participate for Valuable Information on County Resources and Education Budget Updates
Prince George’s County Council Member Dannielle Glaros (D) – District 3, will host a District 3 Town Hall Meeting and Resource Fair on We...Read on...

District 3
Posted on: April 25, 2016

COUNCIL MEMBER GLAROS FEATURED GUEST AT THIRSTY FOR BUSINESS THURSDAY WOMEN IN BUSINESS

Celebrating Women’s History Month and New Business in District 3 - SoBe Restaurant & Lounge

Prince George’s County Council Member Dannielle Glaros (D) – District 3 will be a featured guest at the “Thirsty (for Business) Thursday – Celebration of W...Read on...

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