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Posted on: September 15, 2021

COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE TO CONVENE VIRTUALLY THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 16TH FOR SCHEDULED SESSION

The Committee of the Whole (COW) will convene virtually on Thursday, September 16th at 10:00 a.m.

The COW is scheduled to review CB-046-2021, proposed legislation concerning the Stormwater Management Retrofit Program;  CR-079-2021, a proposed Reso...

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Council News
Posted on: September 10, 2021

COUNCIL CHAIR CALVIN S. HAWKINS ADDRESSES 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF 9-11 ATTACKS

On this solemn 20th anniversary of the horrific 9/11 terrorist attacks on our nation, the Prince George’s County Council joins with fellow citizens to remember with heartfelt compassion, the nearly 3,000 lives sacrificed in New York City, at the...

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Council News
Posted on: September 7, 2021

COUNTY COUNCIL AND COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE CONVENE VIRTUALLY WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8TH...

COUNTY COUNCIL AND COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE CONVENE VIRTUALLY WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8TH FOR FIRST SESSIONS FOLLOWING AUGUST RECESS 

The Prince George’s County Council and the Committee of the Whole (COW) will convene virtually for the first sessions ...

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Council News
Posted on: September 2, 2021

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

COUNCIL ANNOUNCES SIXTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE GRANT FUNDING FOR LOCAL NONPROFITS - PRE-PROPOSAL CONFERENCE SEPTEMBER 15TH 

$500,000 Grant Program Seeks Community Solutions for Ending Domestic Violence in Prince George’s C...

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Council News
Posted on: July 2, 2021

COUNCIL CONVENES JULY 6TH FOR VIRTUAL PUBLIC HEARING ON THE APPOINTMENT OF ACTING POLICE CHIEF...

COUNCIL CONVENES JULY 6TH FOR VIRTUAL PUBLIC HEARING ON THE APPOINTMENT OF ACTING POLICE CHIEF MALIK AZIZ; COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE, DISTRICT COUNCIL AND BOARD OF HEALTH CONVENE FOR SCHEDULED SESSIONS

The Prince George’s County Council; the County ...

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Council News
Posted on: June 24, 2021

COUNCIL CHAIR’S CABLE SHOW “THE PEOPLE’S MOVEMENT” NOW AIRING ON CTV

Premiere Episode Focuses on Mental Health Awareness in Prince George’s County

 The People’s Movement,” a 15-minute community television program produced by the Prince George’s County Council and hos...

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Council News
Posted on: June 22, 2021

COUNCIL URGES COMPLETION OF CAPITAL TRAILS NETWORK WITH ADOPTION OF CR-62-2021

Regional Trails Network to include 242 Miles of Multi-Use Hiking and Biking Trails in Prince George’s County 

The Prince George’s County Council, during session on Tuesday, June 22, 2021, unanimously adopted Council Resolution ...

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Council News
Posted on: June 3, 2021

COUNCIL EXPANDS HEALTHY FOOD OPTIONS TO INCLUDE MOBILE GROCERY TRUCKS

Unanimous Council Approval of CB-28-2021 Targets County’s Healthy Food Priority Areas 

The Prince George’s County Council, during session on Wednesday, June 2, unanimously supported CB-28-2021, amending the definition of Mobile...

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Council News
Posted on: May 27, 2021

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY COUNCIL ADOPTS $4.6 BILLION FY 2022 COUNTY BUDGET

Unanimous Council Support for “The People’s Budget” 

The Prince George’s County Council, convening virtually on Thursday, May 27, 2021, unanimously adopted  a balanced $4.6 billion Operating Budget ...

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Council News
Posted on: May 21, 2021

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

Regional Task Force Announces Formation of DMV Regional Congress During Final Meeting

Prince George’s County Council Member Todd M. Turner (District 4), along with regional leaders from Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C., have concluded the...

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Council News
Posted on: May 19, 2021

COUNCIL ENACTS LEGISLATION ESTABLISHING RE-ENTRY EMPLOYMENT INCENTIVE PROGRAM IN PRINCE...

COUNCIL ENACTS LEGISLATION ESTABLISHING RE-ENTRY EMPLOYMENT INCENTIVE PROGRAM IN PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY 

Program Encourages Employers to Provide “Second Chance” for Residents Returning from Incarceration

The Prince Geo...

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Council News
Posted on: May 18, 2021

COUNCIL SAYS “NO” TO BALTIMORE-WASHINGTON SUPERCONDUCTING MAGLEV PROJECT

Council Approves Joint Letter and Adopts Legislation Opposing “Unnecessary and Flawed” SCMAGLEV 

The Prince George’s County Council, during a virtual session on Tuesday, May 18, 2021, unanimously voted to authorize th...

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Council News
Posted on: May 13, 2021

PRINCE GEORGE’S AND MONTGOMERY COUNTY COUNCILS ADOPT FY 2022 BI-COUNTY BUDGETS

Prince George’s and Montgomery County lawmakers, convening virtually for the annual Bi-County Budget meeting on Thursday, May 13, 2021, unanimously adopted the FY 22 budgets for WSSC Water; and the bi-county portion of the new spending plans for...

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Council News
Posted on: May 7, 2021

COUNTY COUNCIL ADOPTS RESOLUTION SUPPORTING MEDICARE FOR ALL

CR-27-2021 Expresses Support for Expansion of ACA and Medicare for All Act of 2021 

The Prince George’s County Council, during session on Tuesday, May 4, 2021, unanimously adopted CR-027-2021, supporting Universal Health Care for All, in...

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Council News
Posted on: May 7, 2021

DISTRICT 3 COUNCIL MEMBER DANNIELLE GLAROS LOOKS FORWARD TO NEXT STEPS AS REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY...

DISTRICT 3 COUNCIL MEMBER DANNIELLE GLAROS LOOKS FORWARD TO NEXT STEPS AS REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY ANNOUNCES  DEVELOPER FOR FORMER MARYLAND- NATIONAL CAPITAL PARK POLICE SITE

The Redevelopment Authority of Prince George’s County Selects A...

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Council News
Posted on: March 30, 2021

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY COUNCIL ADDRESSES COUNTY’S AFFORDABLE HOUSING CONCERNS WITH UNANIMOUS...

 

 

 

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY COUNCIL ADDRESSES COUNTY’S AFFORDABLE HOUSING CONCERNS WITH UNANIMOUS APPROVAL OF DEDICATED FUNDING FOR HOUSING INVESTMENT TRUST FUND

Passage of CB-4-2021 Represents Key Investment in Affordable Housing ...

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Council News
Posted on: January 12, 2021

COUNTY COUNCIL UNANIMOUSLY ADOPTS RESOLUTION CONDEMNING THE ACTS OF VIOLENCE AGAINST...

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY COUNCIL UNANIMOUSLY ADOPTS RESOLUTION CONDEMNING THE ACTS OF VIOLENCE AGAINST THE U.S. CAPITOL AND ACTIONS OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES

Historic Council Resolution Condemns Violence Against the U.S. Capitol and the...

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