Monday, April 22, 2013
Have issues with how the city's spending money or hope to see more money go to another department, you can voice your opinion tonight.
If you're hoping to give Greenbelt's mayor and city council your opinion on the fiscal year 2014 budget, you can tonight starting at 8 p.m. when the city will host a public hearing on the budget. A copy of the budget can be found on the city's website. The agenda for the meeting also has a number of other items including: The meeting will be held in the municipal building at 25 Crescent Road. Residents can also watch the meeting live on Verizon 21, Comcast 71 and Streaming at www.greenbeltmd.gov.
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
The council will discuss its fiscal year 2014 budget
Before they vote on whether or not to approve the fiscal year 2014 budget, Greenbelt's mayor and council will discuss the budget over a work session Wednesday night. Council is set to discuss the budget at 8 p.m. at the Greenbelt Community Center at 15 Crescent Road. They'll get an overview of the numbers and look at revenues and general government spending.
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
The mayor and council will meet for their regular legislative meeting Wednesday night.
Greenbelt's city council is set to meet Wednesday night at 8 p.m. for their regular legislative session. Here's what on their agenda: Presentations Other business:
Monday, March 11, 2013
The city council will meet Monday night at 8 p.m.
Greenbelt's mayor and city council will meet Monday night for their regular session to discuss a number of items including an alternate to the Anacostia Trail, the city's green team and their position on gun violence. The full agenda is available on the city's website. The meeting will begin at 8 p.m. in the city's municipal building at 25 Crescent Road. The city will also hold a worksession Wednesday, March 13 at 8 p.m.
Monday, March 4, 2013
The city council is set to meet Monday evening.
Greenbelt's city council will meeting Monday night at 8 p.m. for a work session. According to the city website, the council will discuss law enforcement officers' bill of rights and then they will meet afterwards in executive session about potential litigation about properties at the city's library. Verizon customers can watch the meeting live on channel 21, while Comcast customers can watch it on channel 71. The meeting will also be streamed online at www.greenbeltmd.gov.
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
The Greenbelt city council will meet to discuss a range of topics, as well as the advisory board.
Several meetings will be held this week in Greenbelt, MD starting with the advisory planning board's meeting tonight at 7:30 p.m. The board will meet at the Community Center, 15 Crescent Road in room 114. They will be discussing the Sunnyside Bridge Report. At 8 p.m. the city council will host its work session in the Greenbelt Community Center, 15 Crescent Road. They will discuss goals and pre-budget. The Board of Elections will also host a meeting this week on Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Municipal Building Library, 25 Crescent Road. For city meeting information can be found on the city's website.
Monday, January 28, 2013
The meeting will begin at 8 p.m.
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
Council also took action on three proposals.
During the June 4 meeting of the Greenbelt County Council, the fiscal year 2013 budget was adopted by a vote of 6-0, with Rodney Roberts, Leta Mach, Konrad Herling, Mayor Judith "J" Davis, Mayor Pro Tem-Emmett Jordan and Silke Pope voting in favor of it. Edward Putens was away on business and was not in attendance at the meeting. The council also took action on three proposals - Heritage Area Wayfinding Signage, Signage at the Greenway Shopping Center CVS and Proposed Breezewood Drive Improvements Associated with New Greenbelt Middle School. FY2013 BUDGET HIGHLIGHTS Budget and Revenue Projection Savings New Sources of Revenue and Revenue Increases New Expenditure Capital Projects Fund, 2001 Bond Fund & Building Capital Reserve Fund …
Saturday, March 24, 2012
This week's top headlines from Prince George's County, MD.
Police Investigating Murder of Greenbelt Man Found Inside Burning Car Prince George's County police pulled a Greenbelt man with multiple gunshot wounds from a flaming car on Wednesday morning in Fort Washington, according to police. Marcellus Jermaine Jackson, 33, was pronounced dead on the scene, said Cpl. Henry Tippett, spokesman for Prince George’s County Police Police: Woman Endangered Infant, Assaulted Parents with Knife Kyra Chimere Smith, of Bowie, reportedly tried to jump from a window while holding her child after she allegedly assaulted her parents, according to police. Upper Marlboro Crash Involves 3 School Buses A crash on Monday afternoon resulted in 34 students being transported and treated for minor injuries, according to …
Monday, November 7, 2011
ACLU legal director says William Orleans' case is extraordinary.
William Orleans may not have a home, but all he is really vying for is a seat. Though homeless, Orleans believes he has every right to run for city council in Greenbelt, MD. After having his candidate’s application rejected three times — in 2011, he’s finally made the ballot — the only challenger to seven incumbents. “I’m homeless, I’m not aimless,” Orleans said. He thinks his qualifications to run shouldn’t be based on him having a place to lock up at night. He appears anything but drifting when it comes to city council. City Clerk Cindy Murray confirmed he attends almost all its meetings. “Mr. Orleans is an extraordinary case,” the ACLU of Maryland Legal Director Deborah Jeon said, having gone to bat for him this time around. She found …