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Posted on: May 14, 2019

mBike Ends this August

mBike in North Hollywood

The City of College Park, the University of Maryland and Town of University Park’s bike share program, mBike, will end this summer, with the last day of operations on August 31, 2019.  With our three-year contract coming to an end, we were unable...

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

City Announces New Director of Youth, Family & Senior Services

YFS Building

For Immediate Release:

COLLEGE PARK, MD May 8, 2019 - City Manager Scott Somers has announced the appointment of Kiaisha L. Barber as the Director of the City’s Youth, Family and Senior Services Department full-time effective June 17, 2019. &...

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Posted on: May 2, 2019

Farmers Markets Return!

Downtown Farmers Market - produce

With beautiful flowers, warmer temperatures, and more outdoor activities comes another spring favorite - the College Park Farmers Markets!  

On May 4 and 5, 2019 the Hollywood and Downtown Farmers Markets respectively return to begin their seasons...

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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: February 4, 2019

Economic Development News

T-Swirl-Crepes

The April 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 De...

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City Economic Development News
Posted on: April 1, 2019

Food Scrap Drop-Off Program

Dropping Food Scraps into Food Scrap Bin

In honor of Earth Month, the Department of Public Works is pleased to announce the April start of the brand-new Food Scrap Drop-off Program!

Beginning April 1, City residents can drop off food scraps at Davis Hall (9217 51st Avenue) in the designated food ...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

Proposed Operating Budget

FY20 Proposed Budget Cover

The FY2020 City of College Park Proposed Operating Budget with 5-Year Capital Improvement Program (CIP) is available here.

Copies will be available for inspection in the City Hall lobby; Davis Hall reception; and Youth, Family & Senior Services buildin...

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City Budget News
Posted on: March 19, 2019

New Resident Guide!

Resident Guide Winter 2019

The City's newest Resident Guide is out now! 

This handy guide is a quick reference for living in the City!  There's information about transportation, refuse & recycling collections, historic districts, grants and so much more!

A Spani...

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Resident Guide Online News
Posted on: January 31, 2019

Spencer Harris Awards

2018 Spencer Harris Award Winner Rodney

You probably have seen them vacuuming leaves around your house, plowing snow in your neighborhood, mulching your local playground, or whisking your refuse and recycling away every week.  

The City's Department of Public Works crews are the City em...

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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: www.collegeparkmd.gov/store.

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Posted on: August 9, 2018

Press Release

DPW Snow Removal Trucks

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CITY ANNOUNCES NEW ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS FOR FACILITIES AND OPERATIONS

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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