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Posted on: March 16, 2020


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Posted on: March 6, 2020

UMD Child Development Center

UMD Child Development Center family information session flyer

The University of Maryland’s Child Development Center, operated by Bright Horizons, is scheduled to open this summer!

The Center is located on the City’s property at 4601 Calvert Road. In return for leasing the property at no cost to th...

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Posted on: February 28, 2020

Compost & Wood Mulch

Compost with Suzie Smartleaf

Delivery services are resuming for College Park’s SMARTLEAF® Compost and Wood Mulch products! 

Our first day for delivery will be Monday, March 2, 2020. We will only be running one truck to start, so spots will fill up quickly un...

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Tree Line Clearance Work

trees along street

PEPCO is beginning to plan for routine tree work to maintain required clearance from the overhead electric lines to provide for reliable electric service and reduce outages caused by trees. 

The PEPCO planners will be working in all City neighborh...

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Posted on: February 10, 2020

The 2020 Census is Coming!

Census - College Park Day 2019

The census is a count of everyone who lives in the United States that happens every 10 years. April 1, 2020 is the official Census day but you can respond to the census starting in mid-March online at, over the phone, or by mail. Every hous...

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Posted on: February 10, 2020

Bulk & Special Trash Collections

Refuse Collection Truck

Have questions about bulk and special trash collections?  Click here for information on bulk/special trash collections, yard waste and brush, curbside leaf collection and more.

The City collects four different types of special trash on Thursdays a...

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Posted on: February 3, 2020

New Food Scrap Drop-Off

Food Scrap Drop Off Old Town

We have a new food scrap drop-off location open in the southern part of the City!

Instead of putting food scraps in the trash, City residents can drop them off for free 24/7 at the City’s Department of Public Works (9217 51st Avenue) and the Old ...

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