Category: Announcements

Fall for Fun at Monarch Preschool, Friday, 5-6 pm

The Monarch PreSchool will be hosting a fall fun event at the preschool to offer free after-hour tours, this Friday at 5-6 pm. Additionally, you’ll have the chance of getting free gifts, and meeting the staff at the school. Monarch Preschool College Park provides high-quality care and education at an affordable price. They offer convenient […]

Sunday October 10th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

Curbside Leaf Collection Begins November 1, 2021

Curbside leaf collection will begin Monday, November 1 (weather permitting). Look for signs posted in your neighborhood for collection dates. Until then, residents should continue to set out soft yard waste (grass, leaves and soft vegetative waste) on regularly scheduled refuse and recycling collection days. You may use the beige yard waste cart which is […]

Saturday October 9th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

Voter Registration Deadline is October 10, 2021.

We’re having an election on Sunday, November 7, 2021! The last day to be registered to vote in the City’s election is October 10, 2021. If you are already registered to vote with the Prince George’s County Board of Elections at your current City address, you are automatically registered to vote in the City Election. […]

Friday October 8th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

Community Meeting on Home Fire Prevention & Safety

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. This meeting takes place every second Monday of the month via zoom. Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/96168994626. This community meeting will discuss City-wide crime statistics, recent incidents of public interest, neighborhood watch […]

Thursday October 7th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

County Expands Indoor Mask Mandate

Prince George’s County Executive Angela Alsobrooks announced several updates today regarding the County’s COVID-19 response and vaccination efforts, including an expansion of the County’s indoor mask mandate to include children ages 2-5. Indoor Mask Mandate Update Prince George’s County has expanded its indoor mask mandate to include children ages 2-5, effective immediately. Previously, that mandate […]

Wednesday October 6th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

City Continues to Advocate for Seniors Program, NCP Community Center, Improvements to Hollywood Park, and More..

At tonight’s meeting, the City Council will discuss the budget priorities of the Prince George’s County Planning Board of the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC). The M-NCPPC is currently soliciting comments on the Commission’s proposed FY22 budget for planning, parks, and recreation in Prince George’s County. The Commission will hold a virtual budget […]

Tuesday October 5th, 2021 in Announcements, Council | No Comments »

Free grocery giveaway – Sunday, Oct 10!

On October 10, College Park United Methodist Church will be partnering with the College Park police & Helpers to Good for a grocery giveaway. Please see below for details.

Friday October 1st, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

Community Meeting on Sustainability

Saturday, October 9, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. zoom.us/j/93836422875 Join the Committee for a Better Environment to discuss the results of the College Park Sustainability Survey and share your ideas for being more sustainable! Want to know what sustainability issues matter most to City residents and what actions residents are already taking to make our City […]

Thursday September 30th, 2021 in Announcements, Environment | No Comments »

FREE Pfizer Booster / COVID Vaccine at Duvall Field, Thursday, Oct 7, 11 am-2 pm

The mobile vaccination van for Prince George’s County will be offering the Pfizer booster vaccine as well as COVID vaccines on October 7th – 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. You must have received the Pfizer COVID shots to receive the Pfizer booster. COVID-19 Vaccine booster shots are available for the following Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine recipients who completed their initial […]

Tuesday September 28th, 2021 in Announcements, COVID-19 | No Comments »

Not too late to send your comments on proposed zoning changes to our neighborhood

In case you didn’t get a  chance to write about your thoughts on the proposed County zoning to our neighborhood, please do so by emailing clerkofthecouncil@co.pg.md.us or fax to 301-952-5178 before this Wednesday, September 29, 2021, at 4 p.m. You can see an interactive new zoning map and compare that against the old one here: http://zoningpgc.pgplanning.com/zoning-swipe-tool/  […]

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

Board and Committee Vacancies

Serve your community, lend your talents, and meet your neighbors… The following advisory boards have vacancies: Advisory Planning Commission – Volunteer from District 2 or 3 Animal Welfare Committee – Volunteer from District 4 Committee for a Better Environment – Volunteer from District 2 Ethics Commission – Volunteer from District 3 Dr. Martin Luther King […]

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

2021 November City Election Information

City Election Sunday, November 7, 2021 | 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Although the City election is still several weeks away, you should decide soon how you plan to vote. You have two options: by Absentee Ballot, or in person at the Poll. The City will not offer Early Voting this year. By this time, you should have received applications for absentee ballots. […]

Saturday September 25th, 2021 in Announcements, City Council, Election | No Comments »

Ordinance will allow speed cameras in residential neighborhoods

At last week’s meeting, the City Council introduced an ordinance allowing speed cameras in residential neighborhoods. In 2010, the Mayor and Council adopted a speed monitoring system for use in school zones and within ½ mile of the University of Maryland as authorized by §21-809 of the Transportation Article of the Annotated Code of Maryland. In […]

Friday September 24th, 2021 in Announcements | No Comments »

Want to help support our Monarch butterflies?

Join the City’s #BeeCityUSA committee and support our monarch butterfly populations by planting swamp milkweed seeds! Get your free swamp milkweed seed packet at your College Park neighborhood Little Library. You can plant the seeds now or refrigerate to plant in the spring! #MonarchPledge ¡Únete al comité #BeeCityUSA de College Park y ayuda a las […]

Thursday September 23rd, 2021 in Announcements, Environment | No Comments »

City Announces Kenneth Young as the New City Manager

At tonight’s City Council meeting, the City announced the appointment of Kenneth “Kenny” Young as its new City Manager. Mr. Young’s tenure starts with the City begins on September 27, 2021. Mr. Young brings to the City more than 25 years of progressive local government and private sector experience. Mr. Young has a wealth of […]

Tuesday September 21st, 2021 in Announcements, City Council | No Comments »