WEEKLY BULLETIN | July 23, 2021
Night at the Movies
Friday, July 30, 2021 | 8:00 p.m.
Duvall Field | 9100 Rhode Island Ave.


Come and join us for a fun and free Night at the Movies on July 30 at Duvall Field. Feature Presentation: Raya and the Last Dragon. Details are below under events.
ANNOUNCEMENTS
New Bulk Trash Changes Started July 1, 2021

For a single-family, owner-occupied residence:
  • Up to four (4) bulky refuse collections per calendar year, with a maximum total of 20 bulky refuse items, will be free of charge to the resident.

For a single-family rental property that pays for City trash services:
  • Up to four (4) bulky refuse collections per calendar year, with a maximum total of 29 bulky refuse items, will be free of charge.
 
For quantities and/or frequency more than stated above, a $20 collection fee per item over the allowable number of items will be imposed. A waiver may be available for major extenuating circumstances on a limited basis.
 
Please note: Residents will have the opportunity to bring items to Public Works at no cost during the six cleanup Saturdays which are usually held in the Fall and Spring.

All bulky refuse collections must be scheduled in advance and the caller must identify the quantity and type of items when scheduling a collection.

Bulky refuse items must be set out neatly. Department of Public Works staff will provide guidance when you make your appointment. Call 240-487-3590 or email publicworks@collegeparkmd.gov.
Free Summer Parking at the City's Downtown Garage

The City of College Park is currently offering free summer parking at the City’s Downtown Garage all-day Saturdays and Sundays and weekday evenings after 5:00 p.m. Hurry, this promotion ends on August 22, 2021! Visit your favorite Downtown College Park restaurant or business this summer!
The City is Hiring!

The City is hiring for the following positions: Grounds Keeper II, Laborer Grounds, Information Systems Manager and a Part-Time Temporary Summer Position. To apply, visit https://collegeparkmd.applicantpool.com/jobs/.
Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

This is a Federal Communications Commission Program that provides a temporary discount on monthly broadband bills for qualifying households. You can receive monthly discounts on service and equipment. To learn about eligibility and application options visit, GetEmergencyBroadband.org. Call the Emergency Broadband Support Center at 833-511-0311 or email EBBHelp@usac.org.
A WEEK IN REVIEW
Department of Public Works
Items available to purchase from the Department: 


Click for more information, or visit: www.colllegeparkmd.gov/products.
For any information related to refuse, recycling, or other Public Works related items, contact the Department at: 240-487-3590 or publicworks@collegeparkmd.gov.

For a list of changes to Special Collection Pickups, including Yard Waste and for information about the Bulk Trash Changes, please visit: www.collegeparkmd.gov/specialcollections.

The Department is located at 9217 51st Ave. Business hours are Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Noise and Nuisance Municipal Infractions
July 12 - 18, 2021
There were no violations of the Noise Ordinance, Article I, 141-1 Danger to Public Safety/Health or Article II, 141-13 Unruly Social Gatherings.
Weekly Highlights of Contract Police Activity
July 9 - 15, 2021
7/10 Contract officer conducted a traffic stop for a vehicle with loud exhaust at Baltimore Avenue and Hotel Drive. The driver was issued 1 SERO.

7/10 Contract officer conducted a traffic stop for a vehicle with loud exhaust at 9137 Baltimore Avenue. The driver was issued 1 citation and 1 SERO.

7/10 Contract officer conducted a traffic stop for a vehicle with loud exhaust at Baltimore Avenue and Berwyn Road. The driver was issued 1 Warning and 1 SEROs.

7/11 Contract officer conducted a traffic assignment (Speed Enforcement) in the 9000 Baltimore Avenue and issued 56 “Mobile” Camera violations.

7/12 Contract officer conducted a traffic assignment (Stop Sign Enforcement) at Berwyn Road and 48th Avenue. 10 warning citations were issued.

7/13 Contract officer conducted a traffic assignment (Stop Sign Enforcement) at Saint Andrews Place and Duke Street. 2 citations and 4 warnings were issued.

7/13 Contract officer conducted a traffic stop for a vehicle with loud exhaust at Baltimore Avenue and Fox Street. The driver was issued 2 citations, 2 warnings and 1 SERO.

7/14 Contract officer conducted a traffic assignment (Stop Sign Enforcement) at 9000 Saint Andrews Place. 2 citations and 2 warnings were issued.

7/14 Contract officer conducted a traffic assignment (Stop Sign Enforcement) at Saint Andrews Place and Duke Street. 6 warning citations were issued.

7/15 Contract officer conducted a traffic assignment (Stop Sign Enforcement) at Saint Andrews Place and Duke Street. 2 citations and 2 warnings were issued

7/15 Contract officer conducted a traffic stop for a vehicle with loud exhaust in the 9000 block of Baltimore Avenue. The driver did not possess a driver’s license and the registration plates were expired for over a year. The driver was issued 7 citations, 3 warnings, and 1 SERO.
Statistical Data and Issued:
MD State Citations: 22
Warnings: 52
Equipment Repair Orders: 4
Distracted Driving Citations: 0
Parking Citations: 0
Field Observation Report: 0
Youth Field Observation Report: 0
Citations in Lieu of Arrest: 0
Civil Citation: 0
Criminal Arrests: 0
DWS Arrest: 0
DWI Arrest: 0
Warrant Arrest: 0
Premise Checks: 17
Referral Student Code of Conduct: 0
Downtown Area Pedestrian Warnings: 0
Downtown Area Pedestrian Citations: 0
Berwyn-Lakeland Pedestrian Warnings: 0
Berwyn-Lakeland Pedestrian Citations: 0
North College Park Pedestrian Warnings: 0
North College Park Pedestrian Citations: 0

Loud Exhaust Enforcement Stats:
Citations: 9
Warnings: 6
SERO's: 5
Monthly Public Safety Maps

For monthly Prince George's County Police public safety maps and statistical data for the City of College Park, visit www.collegeparkmd.gov/publicsafety.
CITY EVENTS AND RECREATION
Night at the Movies
Friday, July 30, 2021 | 8:00 p.m.
Duvall Field

Come and join us for a fun and free Night at the Movies on July 30 at Duvall Field (9100 Rhode Island Avenue)! Bring your picnic baskets, lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy a movie with the whole family under the stars. Feature Presentation: Raya and the Last Dragon. Masks are encouraged. Please try to socially distance and give six feet of space between groups.
National Night Out
Tuesday, August 3, 2021
Various Times and Locations

Come and join the various neighborhood events at Berwyn Neighborhood Park, College Park Woods Park, Lakeland Community Park, Cherry Hill Neighborhood Park, and Duvall Field for National Night Out this year! More information coming soon.
College Park Day
Saturday, October 9, 2021 | 12:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Save the date. We hope you plan to join us! For more information, visit www.collegeparkday.org.
UPCOMING MEETINGS
Community Meetings
Note: These are not City meetings but have City staff or Contract Police as a host.
PGPD District 1 Coffee Club:
Webinar (every 2nd & 4th Wednesday at 9:00 a.m.)
Join by phone: 978- 990-5399, Meeting ID: 833 9609 4990, Password: 720306

Community Public Safety Discussion:
Zoom Meeting (every 2nd Monday of the month at 7:30 p.m.)
Join by phone: 301-715-8592, Meeting ID: 961 6899 4626, Password: 463081

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