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Monday, May 30th10:00 a.m.

at the Town Hall—14211 School Lane

Be sure NOT to miss the Town’s Annual Memorial Day Ceremony this year.

Come and hear guest speakers share their fascinating stories of their tours of duty while in the military.

Guest Speaker:  U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran and retired Prince George’s County Police Officer, Mark Schmeltz.
Colors Presentation by:  Dr. Henry A. Wise, Jr. High School’s Air Force Junior ROTC.

We will also have music, delicious food & beverages—and of course, good old fashioned comradery with new and old friends. So please, drop by and join us—as we honor those who served, and are currently serving, in the United States Armed Forces.

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he Town’s Historical Committee (TUMHC) will be holding its “Quarterly Meeting & Planning Session” on Saturday, May 21 starting at 10 A.M. in the Town Hall conference room. Residents of the Town and surrounding area are welcome to attend. The TUMHC will be brainstorming ideas to bring back the “Marlborough Day Festival”.  You don’t have to be a researcher or a historian to participate . . . Just a local citizen who wants to give back to their community—and have fun doing it!  Visit their website at: http://www.tumhc.com/ where you can see photos, maps and documents from the Town’s Archives.

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The Committee will be having a brainstorming session on how to revive the Marlboro Day Festival. TUMHC_TAG-nologo-e1403716129140 (1)

Prince George’s County Office of Emergency Management is offering a FREE Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Saturday, June 4, 2016 at 8:00 AM – Sunday, June 5, 2016 at the Prince George’s County Public Safety Complex – 7915 Anchor St, Landover Md. 20785, Landover , MD 20785.

Interested? To Register visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/prince-georges-county-basic-cert-class-002-tickets-25215718894

To learn more about what a CERT Team does visit: http://www.princegeorgescountymd.gov/sites/EmergencyManagement/Services/CERT/Pages/default.aspx

Want to join the new Upper Marlboro CERT Team? Email CERT@UpperMarlboroMD.gov or come to the next meeting on Saturday June 7th, 9:30 A.M at Town Hall20100708032800!Certlogo

Click on the link below to open the May 2016 issue of the Landings newsletter . . .

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It’s time to chose the Town Flag! All Town of Upper Marlboro Residents are encouraged to submit their vote on the Town flag & logo. The Board of Town Commissioners will hold the final vote at the May Town meeting on Tuesday May 10th. To take the surevey click: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ZM96VDF

Only Town Residents may take the survey, one vote per resident. Thank you, all questions or concerns can be emailed to DeputyClerk@UpperMarlboroMD.gov or call the Town Office at 301-627-6905. Flag_Page_3 Flag_Page_2 Upper Marlboro Flag Flag_Page_1

The Sustainable Communities Workgroup (SCW) will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, May 24 starting at 8:00 a.m. at Town Hall.

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The SCW meetings are open to public observation, and are currently scheduled to occur once a month preceding the Board of Commissioners monthly Work Sessions on the fourth Tuesday of the month. Please check this website or call Town Hall for any possible updates to the meeting schedule.

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The Town of Upper Marlboro has formed the SCW to implement the Town’s Sustainable Communities Action Plan. The Workgroup is made up of Town residents, Town elected officials, business & property owners, and various County & State agency personnel.

For more information about the State’s Sustainable Communities initiative, visit: http://mmp.maryland.gov/Pages/Sustainable-Communities.aspx

If you are interested in serving on the Town’s Sustainable Communities Workgroup, please call the Town at 301-627-6905, or email: scworkgroup@uppermarlboromd.gov

The next monthly Board of Town Commissioners Work Session will be held on Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at the Town Hall starting at 9:15 a.m.  The meeting agenda consists of current business items up for Board discussion.  Work Sessions are open to public observation only, however, public participation is at the discretion of the Board of Commissioners. Town Meeting Notification

You are now just a click away from accessing a list of all upcoming Town meetings conveniently from one place. Just click on the “Town Meetings” TAB at the top of our Home page.

Agendas will be posted here too as soon as they become available. These “tentative” agendas will be updated periodically, so please check back close to the meeting date for updates.

Approved Minutes from these Town Meetings & Work Sessions will be posted as a “news” items on our Home Page within 24 hours of the Regular Town Meeting that the minutes were approved by the Board of Town Commissioners.

Click on the links below to read all the minutes that were approved at the May 2016 Regular Town Meeting . . .

At the May 10th, 2016, Town Meeting, the Upper Marlboro Board of Town Commissioners voted to increase fees for Town services with Ordinance 16-05.

The following fees will be imposed for the services listed below as approved by the Board of Commissioners for the Town of Upper Marlboro effective July 1, 2016:

Copies (up to 6 pages no charge)               $     0.25 per additional page

Faxes (up to 3 pages no charge)                $     0.50 per additional page

Reproductions (onto compact disc)           $   20.00 per disc

Notary Public                                             $     4.00 per seal

Ordinance Book (paper copies)                 $   35.00 per set

Police Report                                             $     5.00

Returned Check                                         $   25.00

Vehicle Impound Release Form                 $   50.00

Credit Card Processing Fee                              3.5 percent

Church St. Lot (long-term/daily rates)       $       .50 per hour—up to 10 hours / 8 a.m.– 6 p.m.
Church St. Lot (Parking Permits)        $          40.00 per month — $ 12.00 per week