Category: Announcements

Stuff the Bus – School Bus Drive

County DPW&T’s Stuff the Bus School Supply Drive will be accepting school supplies for students Monday through Friday from 10AM – 2PM now through Monday, August 16, at 9400 Peppercorn Place in Largo. Please spread the word.

Wednesday July 28th, 2021 in Announcements, Education | No Comments »

Update on the Rhode Island / Greenbelt Road Intersection Improvement Project

In case you’re interested in knowing the latest update on Greenbelt Road at Rhode Island Avenue project, here is what is happening. The bike lane striping across Greenbelt Road is incomplete and there is a low spot in the crown of the road as you can see in the photograph. Staff spoke with the current […]

Tuesday July 27th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

Planning Board Reverses Votes to Approve Beltway Expansion

Last week, the regional Transportation Planning Board (TPB) voted to include the toll lanes project in its long-range transportation plan. The vote on Wednesday reversed a decision in June to remove the toll lanes from the TPB plan. There are many more challenges ahead for MDOT before ground can be broken on this project. Critics […]

Saturday July 24th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

College Park Announces National Night Out 2021

National Night Out Tuesday, August 3, 2021 Various Times and Locations Come and join the various neighborhood events at Berwyn Neighborhood Park, College Park Woods Park, Lakeland Community Park, Cherry Hill Neighborhood Park, and Duvall Field for National Night Out this year! More information coming soon.

Monday July 19th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

Community Meeting: Cherry Hill Road Median

Community Meeting: Cherry Hill Road Median On Monday, July 19, 2021 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m., Prince George’s County is hosting a community meeting to discuss the median option along Cherry Hill Road at the Shopping Center. The project is to address the following issues: Left turning traffic from eastbound Cherry Hill into the easternmost College Park Market […]

Sunday July 18th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

Today: College Park Aviation Campus Friday Night Film

July 16, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. Start your weekend with the College Park Aviation Museum and Airport! Bring the whole family and come out for a night of food, games, and a movie on the Aviation Campus. While you wait for the movie to start, visit the Museum at a special rate of $2 per […]

Friday July 16th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

City Announces College Park Day this Year

College Park Day Saturday, October 9, 2021 | 12:00 – 6:00 p.m. Save the date. We hope you plan to join us! For more information, visit www.collegeparkday.org.

Thursday July 15th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

Night at the Movies Friday, July 30, 2021

Night at the Movies Friday, July 30, 2021 | 8:00 p.m. Duvall Field Come and join us for a fun and free Night at the Movies on July 30 at Duvall Field (9100 Rhode Island Avenue)! Bring your picnic baskets, lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy a movie with the whole family under the stars. […]

Tuesday July 13th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

Hollywood Elementary School Students May Get Tutoring Help

One of the new 2021-2025 Strategic Plan goals is to advocate for improving the quality of education and learning opportunities for our residents and community’s future. The City Council has added $40,000 to the approved FY22 budget for potentially funding literacy programs for local students. At tomorrow’s meeting, The DC Regional Director, Jax Chaudry, will […]

Monday July 12th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

Council to Discuss City’s options to Reduce Noise from Cars

The City has been receiving an increasing number of complaints about loud noise from vehicles on the City roads. At this week’s meeting, the Council will discuss City’s options to reduce noise from cars. Staff is recommending the following options (a) Use City Code against loud noise coming from vehicles on the property: The City […]

Sunday July 11th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

City Plans to Use $20 million of ARPA Funds

Congress has recently enacted the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), and specifically the Coronavirus Local Fiscal Recovery Funds (LFRF). They provided the City with significant funding to be used to help the City, its local businesses, families, and individuals recover from the major negative economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic Based on the most recent […]

Saturday July 10th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

Community Meeting on Code Enforcement, Next Monday, 7:30

Community Public Safety Discussion Monday, July 12, 2021, 7:30 p.m. Our monthly community/public safety zoom meeting will be held at 7:30 p.m., Monday, July 12, 2021. Please join City Elected Officials, Police, Department of Public Services staff, and your neighbors from all around the City, for an informative monthly community meeting. The main topic of […]

Friday July 9th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

City Appoints a Racial Equity Officer

In May 2021, the City Council authorized a Racial Equity Officer position to help accomplish the Strategic Plan goals of creating an inclusive community and addressing systemic racism. The Racial Equity Officer will facilitate City-wide race equity programs; review and provide guidance on personnel policies; identify institutional barriers that limit diversity; and serve as a […]

Thursday July 8th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

Residents’ Requests to Park Prohibited vehicles

Three residents in north College Park have recently requested to park oversized vehicles at their homes. Under the current law, the vehicles are “prohibited” to be parked on City streets, however, the Mayor and Council can approve an exception to specific applications. The locations are listed below. 9719 Narrangansett Pkwy 9701 52nd Ave. 5013 Delaware […]

Tuesday July 6th, 2021 in Announcements, Parking | No Comments »

July 4 Fireworks Events

The City of College Park and the University of Maryland have announced that they will not host their annual Independence Day Celebration this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. There are however a number of other places where you can watch fireworks! City offices will be closed in recognition of Independence Day on Monday, July […]

Sunday July 4th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »