Gateway Arts District

Gateway CDC celebrates 20 years of arts-focused revitalization

December 21, 2017

BY ROSANNA WEAVER — “Breaking Barriers and Building Bridges through ART” was the theme of a gala held Nov. 9 to celebrate 20 years of the Gateway Community Development Corporation (Gateway CDC) and its role in creating arts-driven revitalization of the Route 1 Corridor. (The Gateway CDC works [read more]

Hyattsville Happenings: Dec. 9-11

December 8, 2016

Need plans for the weekend? We’ve got you covered. Hyattsville is a happenin’ place. Friday, Dec. 9: Storytime Pop-Up: Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and more at this innovative collaboration between PGCMLS & Mt. Rainier’s organic juice & smoothie joint. Ages 0-5 years old. [read more]

Buildings demolished for parking

July 31, 2014

A total of five buildings in the 4500 block of Hamilton Street will be demolished over the next 90 days. The City of Hyattsville hopes to turn this space into new parking along the Route 1 corridor. The first building was torn down Wednesday. In 2012, the City was trying to acquire the buildings by [read more]

Planning board hears bed and breakfast amendment

July 26, 2014

When we shared with you a story about a rental-gone-wrong earlier this week, it prompted several residents to say they thought B&B style rentals were still illegal. That all may soon change for the City of Hyattsville, the City of Mount Rainier, and the Town of Brentwood. On the request of [read more]

Arts District live/work units to become residential

July 17, 2014

EYA, which manages several residential developments around the DC region, requested approval from Prince George’s County to renovate three existing units in the Arts District. The renovations would transform three Baltimore Avenue units from live/work units into residential townhomes.  [read more]

Art open house

May 14, 2014

Glass artist Scott Mitchell puts finishing touches on his latest piece at DC Glassworks during the Gateway Arts District Open Studio Tour, held on May 10 throughout the Gateway Arts [read more]

Gateway Arts District earns top state award

June 8, 2013

The Gateway Arts District received one of the state’s top two Arts & Entertainment District awards at a June 4 ceremony in Baltimore. photo by Gateway Arts Accepting the Maryland State Arts Council’s 2013 Award for Outstanding Achievement were the executive directors of the two Community [read more]

Rethinking Community

March 20, 2013

Embracing the radiance and vitality of people and place By Pierre Walcott What are the possibilities ahead for people and place in Hyattsville? We are told two divergent stories. On the one hand, there’s a public narrative of Prince George’s County powerlessness in the face of daunting social [read more]
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