Downed tree at Rhode Island Ave. and Paducah Street

Here is the latest update from the City: PEPCO is working in the City to restore power. The blocked roads previously mentioned (Metzerott @ St. Andrews, and 51st @ Cherokee) are open. Power was restored to College Park Woods. Pepco is saying power at the 90 Percent of its entire customers to be Restored by 8 a.m. today; the power at remaining Customers to be restored by late this evening.

City crews have been cleaning up debris throughout the City and all roads are open. The City’s Emergency Operations Center closed at 4:00 p.m. yesterday. If anyone needs to get a message to Public Works, they may send an e-mail to or leave a message at 240-487-3590.

A work order has been issued to clear the fallen tree at Rhode Island and Paducah Street in Sunnyside area. It should be removed soon.

Normal City operations will resume today morning at all buildings. Prince George’s County Public schools and the University of Maryland will open today on a normal schedule.

Early Voting, which was cancelled yesterday and today, will resume tomorrow at the College Park Community Center. The polling hours will be 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Wednesday – Friday this week. Early voting has been extended through Friday to make up for the lost time at the polls.