Category: Announcements

Public Hearings on WMATA Budget – Fare & Service Changes

The public hearing process for WMATA’s FY21 Budget is now open and WMATA is accepting public feedback through 5PM on Monday, March 2, 2020. Extensive materials are available on the WAMATA website , including links to customer brochures in English, Amharic, Chinese, French, Korean and Vietnamese. Please note that the proposals include numerous service and […]

Saturday February 15th, 2020 in Announcements, Metro | No Comments »

UMD Names New President

Yesterday, The University System of Maryland Board of Regents has named Darryll J. Pines, PhD, the 34th president of the University of Maryland, College Park. Dr. Pines is currently serving as the dean of the university’s A. James Clark School of Engineering and the Nariman Farvardin Professor of Aerospace Engineering. Last year, the current UMD […]

Thursday February 13th, 2020 in Announcements, University of Maryland | No Comments »

Tomorrow’s NCPCA Meeting: WSSC Water Main Replacement, YFS, and Stone Industrial Development

Tomorrow is the second Thursday of the month. The NCPCA – North College Park Community Association will have its monthly February regular meeting. Please see below the DRAFT Agenda of tomorrow’s meeting. Thursday, February 13, 2020 7:30 pm at Davis Hall 7:40 WSSC will present on the Muskogee Street Water Main Replacement Project 8:10 Director, […]

Wednesday February 12th, 2020 in Announcements, NCPCA | No Comments »

City Summer UMD Youth Camp Scholarships For Rising K-12 City Students

Summer is almost here! The City of College Park provides scholarships for rising kindergarteners through 12th graders who are College Park residents to summer camps held at the University of Maryland in the summer of 2020. Applications will be available beginning in mid-February. The application deadline is Friday, March 13, 2020 and applications will be […]

Monday February 10th, 2020 in Announcements | No Comments »

Free Tax Preparation for Seniors

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free, individualized tax preparation for low-to-moderate-income taxpayers – especially those 50 and older – at nearly 5,000 locations nationwide. Before visiting a Tax-Aide site, please note: You will need to bring your important documents to the site. Previous year’s tax return(s). Social Security cards and/or ITIN notices/cards or other official documentation […]

Saturday February 8th, 2020 in Announcements | No Comments »

Community Police Meeting, February 6th, Thursday, @MoM’s, @7pm

Have questions about a crime that you or someone you know experienced recently? Want to learn some helpful tips about protecting you and your family from crimes in the future? Bring your questions to the police officers who work hard to protect us every day in the neighborhood. Please join them and meet other neighbors […]

Wednesday February 5th, 2020 in Announcements | No Comments »

Hollywood Post Office Now Has a New Customer Service Supervisor

We’ve been recently informed about the appointment of a customer service supervisor at the College Park Post Office, located at 9591 Baltimore Ave, College Park, MD 20740 The new customer service supervisor is Christopher  J  Dambrosia. Mr. Dambrosia can be contacted directly at christopher.j.dambrosia@usps.gov for all mail service-related issues and inquires. Mr. Dambrosia’s contact number […]

Tuesday February 4th, 2020 in Announcements, Post Office | No Comments »

City to Promote More Community Events, Plans to Add New Ones

At this week’s meeting, the Council will discuss the City-Sponsored Events at this week’s meeting. The City annually hosts approximately thirteen events for the community– four family events, seven family holiday events, and two festivals. Certain departments and committees have been assigned responsibility for specific events and there has been limited overall coordination and promotion […]

Sunday February 2nd, 2020 in Announcements, City Council | No Comments »

City’s 75th Anniversary Celebration may include a Parade in North College Park

College Park’s 75th anniversary of incorporation is coming up on Saturday, June 6, 2020. The 75th Diamond Anniversary event from 12:00 p.m. to 6 p.m. will embody all that is College Park – the community, businesses, schools, facilities, and artists who have made the City thrive for these 75 years. Current plans call for a […]

Friday January 31st, 2020 in Announcements, City Council | No Comments »

Ruth Herbert: 1927 – 2020

Very sad to learn the passing of life-long College Park resident Ruth Herbert. Ruth was a very active neighbor in College Park, especially at the North College Park Civic Association. I had the opportunity to spend some time at her house talking with her about how College Park changed over the years, even before she […]

Thursday January 23rd, 2020 in Announcements | No Comments »

TODAY: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

Today is the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. This day marks the 25th anniversary of the day of service that celebrates the Civil Rights leader’s life and legacy. All City Offices will be closed today. Refuse and recycling collections will shift forward one day (Monday collections will occur on Tuesday, Tuesday collections on Wednesday, and […]

Monday January 20th, 2020 in Announcements | Comments Off on TODAY: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

Council Asks the County to Give Northgate Developers Partial Exemption from School Facilities Surcharge

At the last night’s meeting, the Council supported a partial exemption from the school facilities surcharge that Prince George’s County applies to new residential developments or redevelopments. This surcharge covers anticipated increases in public educational services required to accommodate the residents that new development brings. Inside the Capital Beltway-or if the building is located within […]

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Wednesday January 15th, 2020 in Announcements | Comments Off on Council Asks the County to Give Northgate Developers Partial Exemption from School Facilities Surcharge