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Posted on: December 6, 2019

Deck the City

Deck the City 2017 Nominated Home

Love to decorate for the holidays? Feel like Clark W. Griswold's light display has nothing on yours? Have more inflatables outside than you can count? Well, get out all your bulbs, bows, deer and inflatable snow-globes, because the City's Deck the City Ho...

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Posted on: November 21, 2019

Curbside Leaf Collection


Curbside leaf vacuuming begins November 4 and will continue through the beginning of January. Look for the posted signs in your neighborhood to know when curbside leaf collection will occur. Collection schedules are tentative as they depend on weather con...

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Posted on: November 14, 2019

City Responds to Targeted Robberies

Public Safety final 11.14.19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECity of College Park, MDThursday, November 14, 2019

Contact:Ryna QuinonesCommunications

City of College Park Responds to Targeted Robberies

During the past two weeks separate armed resi...

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Final 2019 Election Results

City Elections

For Immediate Release:

City of College Park Announces Final 2019 Election Results

COLLEGE PARK, MD, November 7, 2019 - The City of College Park has released the final results of the November 5, 2019 City of College Park Mayor and Council election during whi...

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Unruly Social Gatherings Ordinance

Nuisance Ordinance Letter to Residents and Property Owners

November 2019


For many years, the Mayor and Council, City staff, Police, the County, student groups, and landlords have tried to prevent—with limited success—disruptive noise and other negative impacts caused by large soci...

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

City Announces 2019 Community Survey


City of College Park Announces 2019 Community Survey

COLLEGE PARK, MD, October 8, 2019 - The City has once again partnered with the National Research Center (NRC) to conduct a comprehensive community survey. This upcoming City of College Park Community Sur...

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Posted on: September 27, 2019

The Unruly Social Gathering Ordinance, Explained

Unruly Social Gatherings Ordinance Explained

Recently there’s been a lot of press and discussion about the Unruly Social Gathering Ordinance that was passed this week. To help clear up any confusion or incorrect information about the ordinance, here is an explanation of it with some FAQs.


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Posted on: July 25, 2019

City Hall is Moving!

City Hall plaza view

Beginning September 3, 2019, all Mayor and Council meetings will take place at Davis Hall (9217 51st Avenue).

On Monday, October 7, the Department of Planning, Community & Economic Development and the Parking Enforcement Division of the Department of P...

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Posted on: February 4, 2019

Economic Development News


The June Business Beat and Development Update are out now! 

See which businesses have opened and which are coming soon (hint: it's a lot) in the Business Beat.

Updates as to what's under construction or proposed in the City are available in the Dev...

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City Economic Development News
Posted on: April 26, 2019

City Awarded Tree City USA

Tree City USA - Arbor Day 2019

On April 26, 2019 during the City's Arbor Day celebration, the City of College Park was awarded as a Tree City USA for the 30th consecutive year!  Forest Ranger Laura Donaldson of the Maryland Department of Natural Resources - Forest Service, ann...

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2019 Arbor Day Video News
Posted on: January 11, 2019

New City Apparel

City Apparel - Aviation shirt

The City's brand new apparel and merchandise has launched!  Check out the Aviation, I ❤ College Park, Lake Artemesia, Trolley Trail and other collections. 

See the online store here:

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Visit our Store News
Posted on: August 9, 2018

Press Release

DPW Snow Removal Trucks



COLLEGE PARK, MD September 19, 2018 - City Manager Scott Somers has announced the appointment of Francesco “Frank” Pacifico as the new Assistant Direct...

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