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Progress in Addressing Startbucks Traffic Backup at the College Park Shopping Center

There has been some great progress in addressing the traffic backup issue at the entrance of the College Park Shopping Center caused by the drive-thru customers at the Starbucks. Representatives from the County, SHA, Starbucks, The Michaels Company, and City staff have been meeting to address this ongoing issue. Here are the main highlights of […]

Saturday January 22nd, 2022 in Announcements | No Comments »

City Tribute to Honor Dr. King’s Legacy – Tomorrow at 7 p.m.

Monday, January 17, 2022  |  7:00 p.m. zoom.us/j/93074666175 The City’s Mayor, Council, Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute Committee, and staff invite you to join us for a panel discussion honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  Use the zoom link to participate, or view the broadcast on Comcast channel 71 or Verizon channel […]

Sunday January 16th, 2022 in Announcements | No Comments »

Great news! Additional COVID-19 Testing Site Opening in College Park

Starting Saturday, January 15 Thanks to MNCPPC, Express Healthcare will be able to expand its services to provide additional rapid and PCR testing in the community at: Wells Ice Rink 5211 Campus Drive College Park, MD 20740. Testing will operate Monday through Friday 8:00 am-6:00 pm and Saturday & Sunday from 9:00 -7:00 pm. No […]

Friday January 14th, 2022 in Announcements, COVID-19 | No Comments »

Tonight’s NCPCA Meeting – Meeting with CM Dernoga, City Budget List, and More..

Agenda Times & Topics (subject to change) 7:30 Welcome & Review of procedures. 7:35 NCPCA officers’ reports & approval of October, November, & December 2021 minutes. 2021 NCPCA Financial Summary Report (PDF File) DRAFT October 2021 NCPCA Meeting Minutes DRAFT November 2021 NCPCA Meeting Minutes DRAFT December 2021 NCPCA Meeting Minutes will be posted when […]

Thursday January 13th, 2022 in Announcements | No Comments »

County to Distribute Free COVID Test Kits

Prince George’s County will begin distributing 25,000 at-home rapid COVID-19 test kits each week through libraries and community centers, beginning tomorrow, Wednesday January 12. Test kits are free and residents must show proof of County residency when picking up a test kit. One test kit, which contains 2 tests, will be distributed per person ages […]

Tuesday January 11th, 2022 in Announcements, COVID-19 | No Comments »

10 Hospital-Based COVID-19 Testing Sites To Open Next Week

The State of Maryland is standing up 10 additional hospital-based testing sites, which are on track to be fully operational and open daily for walk-ups, with no appointment necessary, by the end of next week. In addition, the state is in the process of distributing 1 million at-home rapid tests through local health departments and […]

Saturday January 8th, 2022 in Announcements | No Comments »

Hogan Launches $248 million Maryland Homeowner Assistance Fund

Yesterday, the State launched a new program, the $248 million Maryland Homeowner Assistance Fund. It will be administered by the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) to support mortgage relief, home repairs, housing counseling, and legal services.  The State of Maryland will be distributing $248 million through the fund in the following targeted […]

Friday January 7th, 2022 in Announcements | No Comments »

City Board & Committee Vacancies

Serve your community, lend your talents, and meet your neighbors. The following advisory boards have vacancies: Advisory Planning Commission Bee City USA Board of Election Supervisors Education Advisory Committee Tree and Landscape Board Interested in volunteering? Please complete and submit an application to jsmiller@collegeparkmd.gov or to your City Council representative by January 17, 2022. The […]

Wednesday January 5th, 2022 in Announcements | No Comments »

Snow Storm Update: Trash Collection, School Closing, and More..

January 4, 2022: Considering the amount of snow accumulation we had yesterday,  the City will be pushing all collections by one day this week.  Trash, Recycling, Brush, and Curbside Leaf services scheduled for Monday 1/3 will slide forward one day to be collected on Tuesday. Tuesday scheduled collections will be picked up on Wednesday, Wednesday […]

Tuesday January 4th, 2022 in Announcements | No Comments »

City Offices Closed for the New Year’s Holiday

All City offices are closed today on Friday, December 31, for the New Year’s Holiday. Special collections will only occur on Thursday of this week.

Friday December 31st, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

Still time to Check out ROCC’s HOLIDAY ART SALE and FUNDRAISER

The Route One Communities Care (ROCC) Holiday Art Sale features 20 local artists donating more than 40 works of art to feed community families in need and support neighboring restaurants! Donate meals, support a local artist and local restaurants during this special time. It’s a win-win. The sale ends Saturday, January 8, 2022. If this […]

Thursday December 30th, 2021 in Announcements, Art | No Comments »

County Parks Closes Most Facilities through Mid-January

Public events and programs, as well as most park facilities, in Prince George’s County, Maryland will be closed beginning Wednesday through Jan. 18. The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission and the county’s parks and recreation department announced the decision on Tuesday, saying that all parks and trails will remain open. The closures are part […]

Wednesday December 29th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

What to Expect During Winter Emergencies

The Department of Public Works plows and treats City maintained streets and City parking lots to clear snow and ice during winter storms. Public Works crews are staffed around the clock during snow emergencies to clear the 51 road miles of City streets. For questions, or to report a City road that hasn’t been plowed, please contact […]

Monday December 27th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

Recycle Your Christmas Tree

Please call Public Works to collect your Christmas tree. Please see below for more details

Sunday December 26th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »