Message from Deni
April, 2015
Hello District 2!

I would like to share with you a number of important events that are happening throughout the community that you will want to attend.  Please see the articles below for more information.   

Thank You, 

Deni Taveras
Council Member, District Two

*News You Can Use*

FY 2016 Budget Hearings
On  Monday , April 27, 2015 at 7:00 pm, the Prince George's County Council will host a public hearing on the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission budget.  All budget  meetings will be held in the Council Hearing Room, County Administration
Building, First Floor, 14741 Governor Oden Bowie Drive, Upper Marlboro, MD.  

For more information on the FY 2016 budget process and future public hearings, please call 301-952-4436 or click

Community Open House for Transit District Development Plan at Prince George's Plaza
Please join the Prince George's County Planning Department of the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission on Tuesday, April 28, 2015, from 5:00-8:00 p.m., for an Open House to discuss the Prince George's Plaza Transit District Development Plan. The Open House will take place at the Prince George's Plaza Community Center, 6600 Adelphi Road, Hyattsville, MD 20782. 

A Transit District Development Plan (TDDP) and Transit District Overlay Zone (TDOZ) were approved for the Prince George's Plaza Transit District in 1998 to enhance development opportunities in the vicinity of the Metro station and promote transit use. The TDDP includes approximately 281 acres of land and includes the Prince George's Plaza Metro Green Line Station, the enclosed shopping mall currently known as the Mall at Prince George's, the University Town Center mixed-use residential development, and other properties fronting MD 410 (East West Highway), Belcrest Road, and Toledo Terrace. The predominant land uses in the TDDP are commercial retail, multifamily residential, and office. 

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Budget Round Table Discussion on Education
You are invited to join Council Member Deni Taveras and County Executive Rushern L. Baker III 
for "An Education Conversation: Investing in Our Schools" round table. This discussion will take place on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. at Nicholas Orem Middle School. Please join Council Member Taveras for this important discussion.

Nicholas Orem Middle School is located at 6100 Editors Park Drive
Hyattsville, MD 20782.  

For more information on the FY 2016 Budget process please call 301-952-4436 or click