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Posted on: January 18, 2022

New Playground at the College Park Community Center

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Join us for a virtual community meeting on Microsoft Teams: New playground at the College Park Community Center/Paint Branch Elementary School at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 27. To RSVP visit: pgparks.com/rsvp.

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

2022 Annual Paper Competition

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Topic: Chesapeake Bay Water Quality Issues

Reward: Winning submission receives $500

High school, college, and graduate students:

  • Now is the time to prepare your spring proposals!
  • Students should send an email expressing interest to: hbonnaffon@mwcog.org by Fe...
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Posted on: January 14, 2022

New COVID-19 Testing Site

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Additional COVID-19 Testing Site Opening in College Park--Starting Saturday January 15

Thanks to M-NCPPC, Express Healthcare will be able to expand its services to provide additional rapid and PCR testing in the community at: Wells Ice Rink5211 Ca...

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

Crosswalk Detour

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DETOUR NOTICE:

A crosswalk detour on  Baltimore Avenue/US 1 at Hotel Drive is planned to begin next week (on or about January 10, 2022), and reopen on or about Monday, January 24, 2022 weather permitting.

Detour options:

  1. Walk north along Baltimore A...
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Posted on: January 5, 2022

FY22 Community Services Grant Application Package

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The deadline to submit an FY22 Community Services Grant Application is January 31, 2022.

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Posted on: January 3, 2022

FY2023 Proposed Budget:

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The Mayor & Council invite residents to submit suggestions/recommendations to City staff for the FY2023 Budget.  Preparation is beginning on the Proposed Budget to be published in March 2022 for the City Council’s review and subsequent adopti...

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Posted on: January 11, 2022

City Offices Closed for the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

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All City offices will be closed on Monday, January 17, 2022 for the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday. 

Refuse and recycling collections will slide forward one day (Monday pickup on Tuesday, and so forth).  Special collections will only...

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

Old Town Historic District Local Advisory Committee

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From the Prince George's County Planning Department: 

Old Town College Park Historic District Local Advisory Committee Seeks New Members

The Prince George’s County Historic Preservation Commission is seeking interested residents ...

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

Understanding Tax Assessments

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UNDERSTANDING YOUR PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT

Need help understanding your Personal Property Tax Assessment? Visit the County's website here to help explain your tax bill.

This handy guide from Prince George's County for the July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2...

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Posted on: December 1, 2021

2021 ARPA Assistance Grants

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The City has established two programs to assist businesses, non-profits, and residents address negative financial impacts caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.  

The American Rescue Program Act (ARPA) has provided funds that the City is using for these...

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Posted on: December 31, 2021

Reporting Fireworks

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If you see, hear, or suspect fireworks, please report  the location of fireworks violators to 9-1-1. Make sure to report the location where fireworks are being shot at the time. Police have to observe the activity to take action to stop it. Resid...

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Posted on: December 15, 2021

City of College Park, University of Maryland Dedicate New City Hall

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

College Park, MD – The City of College Park and University of Maryland celebrated the dedication of College Park’s new City Hall on December 14, 2021. The first collaborative project of its kind, the 95,000 square ...

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Posted on: November 5, 2021

New City Hall Opens December 6

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City Hall offices are moving. The departments of Administration, Finance, HR, Public Services, and Planning & Community Development will be moving into the new City Hall on December 2 and 3, 2021. Due to the move, these departments will be closed to t...
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Posted on: November 19, 2021

City Earns Perfect Score in the Municipal Equality Index

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We are very proud to announce that the City of College Park is a welcoming and inclusive home for everyone. The City earned perfect marks on the Human Right Campaign’s 2021 Municipal Equality Index (MEI) for the City’s laws, policies, ...
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Posted on: November 5, 2021

Public Safety Community Meetings

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Please join City Elected Officials, Police, Department of Public Services staff, and your neighbors from all around the City, for an informative monthly reoccurring meeting.

Monday, January 10, 2022 | Virtual. | 7:30 p.m.  

This community meeting w...

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Posted on: November 19, 2021

Preliminary Sector Plan

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From the Prince George’s County Planning Board of the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission:

This Sector Plan is the prop...

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