News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: March 20, 2020

City Hall COVID-19 Updates

City offices are closed to the public. Call a specific office if you need to conduct business. You can pay bills & conduct some city business online or by phone. Water bills can also be dropped off in the slot next to the front door at City Hall.

City Hall

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

Corona

4 Stories
Posted on: April 7, 2020

Maryland Launches COVID Rumor Control Page

We all have questions about COVID-19 and what's happening in Maryland. Maryland's new COVID Rumor Control page provides you with the facts you need to keep you and your family safe.

State of Maryland Rumor Control page Corona
Posted on: April 8, 2020

CDC Recommends Cloth Face Masks in Public

The CDC recommends wearing cloth face coverings in public settings where other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain (e.g., grocery stores & pharmacies) especially in areas like MD where there is significant community-based transmission.

CDC Guidance on Cloth Masks Corona
Posted on: April 7, 2020

COVID-19 Update for April 7

Tonight's Virtual Town Hall Meeting will take place from 7:30 - 9 p.m. Register for the meeting here, watch live on the View Meetings page or on FIOS 10/Comcast 71 & 996. Submit questions to publicinfo@cityofbowie.org.

Read the April 7 COVID-19 update. Corona
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Slowing the Spread of COVID-19 by Flattening the Curve

COVID-19 is a completely unprecedented event, and society is quickly trying to slow its spread and protect our most vulnerable populations. The steps that Governor Hogan and the federal government are taking seem extreme, but they have a real purpose and ...

Read on...

Flattening the Curve PDF Corona

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

Grants

3 Stories
Posted on: April 1, 2020

April is Fair Housing Month - Online Resources

The City of Bowie cordially invites you to join the Office of Grant Development & Administration and the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development (Fair Housing & Equal Opportunity Office) as we celebrate the 52nd Anniversary of the...

Read on...

View Fair Housing Presentation and Resources Grants
Posted on: March 10, 2020

April 9th and 23rd Public Hearings on Annual Action Plan (online meeting)

Bowie is in the process of developing the City’s 2021 (HUD FY2020) Annual Action Plan (AAP). As an Entitlement Community with HUD, the City is required to produce the AAP through an internal planning process and a public participation process (C...

Read on...

Register here! Grants
Posted on: March 10, 2020

Public Hearing #1 on Annual Action Plan is April 9

Bowie is in the process of developing the City’s 2021 (HUD FY2020) Annual Action Plan (AAP). As an Entitlement Community with HUD, the City is required to produce the AAP through an internal planning process, and a public participation process (...

Read on...

Additional Info... Grants

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: January 1, 2020

Bowie Gym Announces 2020 Summer Basketball Camp Schedule

Basketball camps will be headed up by Assistant Gym Manager Mike Lonergan. Contact him for more details at 301-809-2383 or email mlonergan@cityofbowie.org.

Gymnasium

News Flash

Home

10 Stories
Posted on: April 8, 2020

CDC Recommends Cloth Face Masks in Public

The CDC recommends wearing cloth face coverings in public settings where other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain (e.g., grocery stores & pharmacies) especially in areas like MD where there is significant community-based transmission.

CDC Guidance on Cloth Masks Home
Posted on: April 7, 2020

Maryland Launches COVID Rumor Control Page

We all have questions about COVID-19 and what's happening in Maryland. Maryland's new COVID Rumor Control page provides you with the facts you need to keep you and your family safe.

State of Maryland Rumor Control page Home
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Volunteer to Help Seniors & Disabled with Grocery Shopping & Prescriptions

In response to COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Bowie will expand the volunteer-based Neighbors Helping Neighbors program to offer grocery shopping and medication pickup for seniors (65+) and disabled residents of the City of Bowie. 

Volunteers: If ...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Chief Nesky Talks About Stay at Home Order

3/31/ - Governor Larry Hogan has enacted an executive order which institutes a Stay at Home directive for Maryland, effective last evening at 8:00 p.m. The Governor’s office expects all to comply with this Executive Directive. But what should yo...

Read on...

Chief Chat Video - April 3 Home
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Council Meetings Closed to the Public

Given the current state of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, and in concert with the State of Maryland and Prince George’s County, the City of Bowie is announcing the following directives regarding upcoming City Council meetings:

  • City Council ...
Read more for additional details.

Home
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Governor Orders More Closures; City Buildings Closing to Public

As a result of the Governor's latest directives, Bowie government is closing all buildings to the public & canceling events for the foreseeable future. City departments will still be conducting business by phone and email. Trash & recycling are still on.

Latest update Home
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Mayor & City Council Declare Public Health Emergency

Today Mayor Timothy Adams signed a Declaration of Public Health Emergency. The City Council approved this declaration so that it may take additional steps to address the pandemic if needed and to make sure the city receives all emergency reimbursements it...

View the declaration and our latest update.

Declaration Home
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Slowing the Spread of COVID-19 by Flattening the Curve

COVID-19 is a completely unprecedented event, and society is quickly trying to slow its spread and protect our most vulnerable populations. The steps that Governor Hogan and the federal government are taking seem extreme, but they have a real purpose and ...

Read on...

Flattening the Curve PDF Home

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: March 20, 2020

Ice Arena COVID-19 Update

The Bowie Ice Arena will remain closed through April 24th, following the Prince George's County Public School system schedule.

Ice Arena

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

Museums

2 Stories
Posted on: March 14, 2020

Women’s History Lecture Series Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of Right to Vote

Women’s History Lecture Series

Belair Mansion12207 Tulip Grove DriveBowie, MD 20715

After decades of struggle, protests and hardship, American women were finally guaranteed the right to vote with the passage and ratification of the 19th Amendment....

Read on...

Museums
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Wine and Design Nights at Belair Mansion

Wine and Design Nights at Belair Mansion

Advance Reservations Required.  Space is Limited.  $25 per session

Contact:  Susan Proctor, Historic Properties Manager, 301-809-3089 or sproctor@cityofbowie.org

Belair Mansion * 12207 Tulip...

Read on...

Additional Info... Museums

News Flash

Posted on: March 24, 2020

Volunteer to Help Seniors & Disabled with Grocery Shopping & Prescriptions

Bowie's Neighbors Helping Neighbors program is working to match seniors or disabled persons needing help with shopping for groceries or picking up prescriptions with community volunteers. Read the details below.

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

News Flash

Posted on: March 20, 2020

Bowie Parks COVID-19 Updates

Parks are open. However, to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, playgrounds, picnic areas, courts, ballfields, & fitness equipment are closed and off limits. Do not participate or allow children to participate in activities w/ over 10 people.

Park Operations

News Flash

Posted on: February 26, 2020

Celebrate Arbor Day 2020 on April 25

AcornHillPic

The City’s annual Arbor Day ceremony is Saturday, April 25, 2020. The ceremony begins at 10 a.m. at Acorn Hill Park (at the intersection of Stonybrook Drive and Sage Lane). Info: Call Rick Kellner at 301-809-3061 or email rkellner@cityofbowie.org.

Parks & Grounds Division
Posted on: January 23, 2020

Trimming of Street Trees is Underway

Trimming of street trees takes place in City neighborhoods every 4 to 5 years. The City uses its own employees as well as contracted companies to do this work. Signs are posted at the entrance to the neighborhoods that will have trimmings, as well as thro...

Read on...

Parks & Grounds Division

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: March 12, 2020

Bowie Master Plan Update Underway

The long-awaited update of the 2006 Approved Master Plan for Bowie and Vicinity is now underway, with public input meetings to be held later this year. The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC) is responsible for updating the Ma...

Read on...

Planning

News Flash

Posted on: March 20, 2020

Bowie Playhouse COVID-19 Updates

The Bowie Playhouse is closed.

Playhouse

News Flash

Posted on: March 20, 2020

Bowie Police Department COVID-19 Updates

The door to the Police Department lobby is locked and closed to the public. Visitors may enter the small vestibule area just inside the front door and speak to Communications Center staff through the intercom system or by calling 240-544-5700.

Police Department
Posted on: March 20, 2020

ADVISORY: Suspicious Person "COVID-19 Testing"

Residents should never open their homes to anyone claiming to be testing for COVID-19. Should you encounter anyone attempting to enter your home to "clean or check for the virus," contact the Bowie Police Department immediately at 240-544-5700 or 9-1-1.

Police Department
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Non-Emergency Reports

Those wishing to make a police report in a non-emergency case can now do so by calling 240-544-5700. In most cases, the Police will not be responding in person to take non-emergency reports, unless there is a pressing need to do so.

Police Department
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Speed Camera Late Fees Waived until State of Emergency Passes

Late fees on speed camera tickets are currently being waived until operations are back to normal. If a resident has a flag on their registration due to non-payment of a speed camera ticket it will not be enforced until the State of Emergency has passed.

Police Department

News Flash

Posted on: March 25, 2020

Public Works Curbside Collections Continue with Some Changes to Protect Crews

Public Works Curbside Collections Continue with Some Modifications

City of Bowie trash and recycling services are continuing to operate. However, in an effort to protect the solid waste crews, the following changes to curbside collections will be put in pl...

Read on...

Public Works
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Public Works COVID-19 Updates

Trash and other Public Works collections are continuing as scheduled with some slight modifications. The City of Bowie Water & Sewer system is also suspending all water shutoffs. Late fees are not being assessed. For more information, call 301-809-3016.

Public Works
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Electronics Recycling Event - CANCELED

There will be an electronics recycling event in the parking lot of Solid Waste & Recycling Building at Public Works on Saturday, April 25 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Public Works Department is located at 16350 Annapolis Road. 

Residents can brin...

Read on...

Public Works
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Spring 2020 Hydrant Flushing CANCELED!

Check back at the end of summer for the Fall 2020 fire hydrant flush schedule!

Additional Info... Public Works

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: March 20, 2020

Room Use COVID-19 Updates

Meeting rooms at City Hall and the Kenhill Center are closed.

Room Use

News Flash

Seniors

2 Stories
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Senior Center COVID-19 Updates

The Senior Center is closed. Homebound meals and essential transportation for doctor's appointments will continue, but all non-essential trips are canceled. Call the Senior Center at 301-809-2300 for more information.

Seniors
Posted on: March 19, 2020

Tips for Seniors on Staying Active and Healthy

The Bowie Senior Center's Wellness Coordinator offers seniors some health tips and advice on keeping active at home during this time of social distancing.

Tips for Seniors on Staying Active and Healthy Seniors

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: March 24, 2020

Bowie Youth & Family Services - COVID-19 Related Updates

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Youth & Family Services Office is closed to the public and the staff is working remotely. We are continuing to provide family counseling via teletherapy and crisis/referral support via telephone (513-817-3158) during ...

Read on...

Youth Services
Posted on: March 24, 2020

New Phone Number for Bowie Youth & Family Services

During the COVID-19 emergency, you can reach Bowie Youth & Family Services by calling 1-513-817-3158. A staff member will be there to assist you during our normal hours of operation, which are Mon-Thurs, 8:30 a.m. – 9 p.m. and Fri, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Youth Services