Category: Flood

Do You Have a Drainage / Flooding Issue In Your Yard?

The City of College Park is currently running a project to investigate drainage issues within the College Park community at various locations. A comprehensive investigation will be performed to determine the contributing factors, and detailed sketches will be developed to demonstrate proposed drainage features that can be easily implemented on private properties to address drainage […]

Wednesday May 18th, 2022 in Flood | 3 Comments »

Study to Address Flooding in College Park Neighborhoods

Several neighborhoods in College Park have been experiencing major flooding incidents following rain events. There is a very strong desire to understand and address stormwater concerns throughout the City. Residents are also advised to look into the services of a waterproofing contractor to help protect their homes from water damage. Recent severe rain events in […]

Monday January 17th, 2022 in Flood | 1 Comment »

Report Flood Damage

If you experienced any flood damage to your property, from the torrential downpour of rain last week, please use the assessment tool at bit.ly/PGCFloodDamage or call the Prince George’s County Office of Emergency Management at 301-324-4350 County’s Office of Emergency Management has developed this online damage assessment tool for residents to submit their information. For […]

Friday September 18th, 2020 in Flood | Comments Off on Report Flood Damage

Heavy Rain and Flooding Hit College Park

I am at the Maryland Municipal League conference, where we learned that a flash flood has hit some part of downtown College Park. It appears that north College Park has not experienced severe flooding. According tithe Washington Post, the flood submerged busy traffic corridors and trapped some motorists, according to the National Weather Service and local […]

Tuesday June 10th, 2014 in Flood | Comments Off on Heavy Rain and Flooding Hit College Park