Please stay home as much as possible! Numerous updates are below on food distribution resources, waste management pick-up and more.
Social distancing means:
- NO playdates.
- NO get-togethers with friends.
- NO visits with relatives who do not live with you.
- NO trips to the store other than limited trips for medicine or groceries or for essential jobs.
- DO maintain 6 feet from other people at stores and while outside.
- DO take walks or bike-rides or get exercise while staying 6 feet away from anyone you do not live with.
- DO call, email, and write letters to check-in and connect with friends and loved ones.
- DO wash your hands frequently for 20 seconds.
- DO clean and sanitize frequently touched surfaces.
- DO ensure you are counted in the 2020 Census to make sure our community gets the resources and funding we need over the next decade! Reply by phone today!
Call between 7am and 2am any day of the week to be counted by phone.
For a listing of phone numbers for other languages
-- DO call
the COVID-19 hotline at 301-883-6627 from 8 am until 8 pm
or contact your physician for questions or concerns about the virus. Remember, 911 is for emergencies only.
-- DO call the police if you see people congregating in groups larger than 10
Park Police Non-Emergency 301-459-9088
Prince George's County Police Non-Emergency 301-352-1200
With the exception of changing food resource locations, the resources listed in my March 19 email newsletter are still relevant.
Click here to read that email in English, in Spanish.
Below are several updates.
COVID-19 Waste Management Update: Regular trash, recycling, and yard trim collection continues as scheduled. Bulky trash pick-up has been suspended, and we ask that residents please keep these items at home until service is reinstated. #PGCCOVID19
Please be alert to COVID-19 scams
. Click on this flyer for tips.
Reminder! Please call 211 for social service needs
, including homelessness, suicide prevention, domestic violence, and more.
Update! My District 3 Town Hall & Resource Fair will be rescheduled for later in April as a virtual event. Please watch this newsletter for more information.
NEW! Join the first #WhatsThe311 event on Thursday, March 26 at 10 am and 6 pm, allowing residents to "get the 311" on government resources and services! The March 26 calls will focus on #PGCCOVID19, the Census, and more.
Dial-in Number: 301-883-6600
Access Code: 991934
Christian Life Church will have a free produce distribution every Friday at DIFFERENT locations. This Friday, March 27, the distribution will begin at 2:00 pm at Trinity Assembly of God, 7800 Good Luck Road, Lanham
SEED distributes food every Wednesday at 12:00 pm at East Pines Community Center, 5819 Eastpine Drive, Riverdale.
"Grab and go" meals
are available at 36 schools Monday - Friday, from 10:00 am until 1:00 pm. Students may pick up breakfast, lunch and snack, which may include cold cereal, a sack lunch, fruit and milk, in one visit. Parents and guardians are not required to accompany students, but adults may not pick up meals for children. Student IDs are not required. District 3 locations are Templeton Elementary and William Wirt MIddle School. Full list is here.
NEW! Latino Town Hall -- Please Share!
Reunión Teléfonica para la Comunidad Latina
Queridos Príncipes Georgianos:
Nos enorgullece anunciar que el próximo martes, el 31 de marzo a las 7:00 p.m., mi oficina albergará un TeleTown Hall en español para abordar los problemas y preocupaciones relacionados con COVID-19. El objetivo de la llamada es garantizar que todos los residentes latinos del Condado tengan la información más actualizada sobre el coronavirus.
Si está interesado en participar, haga clic aquí para registrarse, o llame al 311. Asegúrese de registrarse antes del 30 de marzo a las 12 p.m. La noche del TeleTown Hall, recibirá una llamada automática con más instrucciones a las 7:00 p.m.
Esperamos que se una a nosotros para esta importante actualización para la comunidad.
Suya en servicio,
Ejecutiva del Condado de Prince George
As always, feel free to reach out to a member of my District 3 team or me if we can help you in any way. I am sharing updates regularly on social media, especially my
Together Strengthening Our Community,