Dear Friends,  

     I wanted to send along a few public announcements which you may find of interest, all are detailed in greater depth at the end of this email

* MGM is hiring and will hold a young adult information session on November 2nd for ages 21-25 see flyer below.

*Important Changes and Dates for FAFSA and Grant applications for college loans see  details from the Maryland Higher Education Commission below.

* The County Executive host his 2016 Public Listening Session on November 1st if you would like to attend to share your thoughts with him.

* There is a public meeting with the Maryland Secretary of Transportation on Thursday, November 10 for the MDOT Prince George's Road Show to express your thoughts on our County's transportation needs from the state.
Please check below for more details and the links to these topics. 

Please feel free to share with others
and as always, if you have additional questions or inquiries, feel free to contact me at  or call 301-858-3101.
Geraldine Valentino-Smith
Delegate, Maryland House of Delegates, District 23A
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Calling All 21-25 Year Old Job Seekers - MGM National Harbor is Hiring!

Important Information Regarding the Guaranteed Access Grant and Early FAFSA Completion for 2017-2018

Click here for flyer on the New Process for the Guaranteed Access Grant 

Click here for flyer on the New Early FAFSA completion for 2017-2018.

Information about the Guaranteed Access Grant application process and the new Early FAFSA completion is located on our website at the links listed below.


County Executive Baker Hosts Legislative Listening Sessions on Tuesday, November 1, at Charles H. Flowers High School in Springdale
Prince George's County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III will host his 2016 Legislative Listening Session on Tuesday evening, November 1, 2016 at Charles H. Flowers High School, Cafeteria, 10001 Ardwick Ardmore Road, in Springdale, MD. 
Prior to the meeting there will be a County-wide department and agency "open house" beginning at 6:00 p.m. and the legislative listening session will begin at 7:00 p.m.
This Legislative Listening Session will provide residents with an opportunity to share their ideas on issues that impact their lives and with members of the County's Maryland General Assembly House and Senate Delegations, the Prince George's County Council, Prince George's County Board of Education and other community leaders.
Before the public meeting, residents will have an opportunity to talk with County agency representatives during an information session beginning at 6:00 PM. In addition, Prince George's County's one-stop resource CountyClick 311 will be available to assist residents who may have questions or need help resolving non-emergency issues. Specialists will be present to submit service requests on behalf of residents and citizens.
Please visit the Legislative Listening Session webpage and learn more about the listening sessions. Citizens can pre-register online by completing the registration form or by calling 301-952-3625. There will be limited opportunities to sign-up to speak; pre-registration is encouraged. Comments will be timed and limited to three (2) minutes per person. If you wish to submit comments and are unable to attend in person, please email them to
MDOT Prince George's Road Show

The County is scheduled to host the annual MDOT Prince George's "Road Show" on
Thur. Nov. 10th at 2:00 pm in the Council Committee Room 2027 in the CAB.  The meeting is open to the public and elected officials generally have the opportunity to speak to the Secretary and his Departmental leadership team.    
 By Authority of Friends for Geraldine Valentino-Smith, Elizabeth Ryan, Treasurer