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Posted on: February 13, 2017


Important Opportunity for Citizens to Discuss Council’s FY18 Budget Process and Priorities\

The Prince George’s County Council will hold a FY 2018 Budget Town Hall Meeting on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Charles Herbert Flowers Senior High School, 10001 Ardwick-Ardmore Road in Springdale, Maryland.

In accordance with the County Charter, the County Executive will submit his proposed FY 2018 spending plan to the Council by March 15th. The Council will then begin its review process prior to adoption on or before June 1.

The Council Town Hall Meeting will focus on the budget outlook for FY 2018, and provide an understanding of the Council’s budget review process, including opportunities for citizen participation. This year, the town hall meeting will also feature a brief presentation on recommendations recently submitted by the Blue Ribbon Commission on Addressing the Structural Deficit.

Citizens will have an opportunity to ask questions, address Council Members and share their FY 2018 budget priorities. Important budget calendar dates for meetings and public hearings will also be provided.

This event is free and open to the public. To watch live, please visit



Prince George’s County Council

Director, County Office of Management and Budget, Terri Bacote-Charles

County Auditor, David H. Van Dyke

Blue Ribbon Commission Chair, Earl Adams, Esq.

County Residents and Stakeholders


County Council FY 2018

Budget Town Hall Meeting


Tuesday, February 21, 2017, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.


Charles Herbert Flowers Senior High School Cafeteria

10001 Ardwick-Ardmore Road

Springdale, MD 20774


All legislative powers of Prince George’s County are vested in the County Council. The County Council sits as the District Council on zoning and land use policy, and as the Board of Health to govern and guide health policy. The County Council meets as a legislative body on Tuesdays in the Council Hearing Room on the first floor of the County Administration Building in Upper Marlboro. For more information on the Prince George’s County Council, please visit

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