Government

City seeks residents’ input for FY 19 budget priorities

December 18, 2017

By ALLAN WALTERS — Hyattsville residents descended upon the City Municipal Building on Nov. 29, with a promise of free food and a chance to vote on their priorities for the City of Hyattsville Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 budget. This was the second of two planned Community Budget Priorities Workshops, [read more]

Rev. Stephen Price named 2017 Volunteer of the Year

December 11, 2017

BY KRISSI HUMBARD — Hyattsville is full of passionate residents who donate their time to many different city events and committees. On Dec. 4, those volunteers were invited to the 2017 Volunteer Recognition and Appreciation Reception. Mayor Candace Hollingsworth told the crowd the purpose of the [read more]

Hyattsville City Council works on regulating rates for renters

November 15, 2017

BY HARRISON CANN — With a growing Hyattsville population and more development projects on the horizon, Hyattsville City Council is preparing an ordinance to protect renters from increasing rent prices. According to a memo from the July 17 council meeting, the rent stabilization and renter [read more]

City council approves $80,000 for National Fitness Campaign

November 15, 2017

BY BREANNA BELL — In a unanimous decision, Hyattsville’s city council voted during their Oct. 16 meeting to approve the amendments to the 2018 budget appropriating $80,000 for a fitness court as part of the city’s partnership with the National Fitness Campaign. The city’s decision comes [read more]

BREAKING NEWS: Hyattsville mayor to run for County Council

November 1, 2017

Updated 11/1 at 8 p.m. BY ROSANNA WEAVER — Hyattsville Mayor Candace B. Hollingsworth announced her plans Nov. 1 to run for a seat on the Prince George’s County Council representing District 2. “I love my city and I’ve loved this job,” Hollingsworth said, in a video announcing her [read more]
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