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City of Glenarden Ranked #2 for Safest Cities in Maryland

Movoto recently conducted a study on the safest places in Maryland, and the City of Glenarden was part of a three-way tie at second place. This is awesome news! Thanks to the City of Glenarden Police Department for their work in keeping the City of Glenarden safe! For the full list, please click [here].


National Service Recognition Day

The Mayor of Glenarden is proud to join mayors across the country in honoring all who dedicate their time and talents to make their communities a better place. Please see Mayor Dennis Smith's full proclamation below.

National Service Recognition Proclamation [view PDF]



City of Glenarden Summer Employment Opportunities

Please see flyer for details on how to apply for the Summer Employment Program.

Summer Jobs Flyer [view PDF]




City of Glenarden Trash Refuse & Recycling Request for Proposals- Please see Amendments

The contractor shall furnish all labor, supervision, tools, materials, and equipment to perform refuse collection and disposal services for the City of Glenarden. Proposals addressed to the Office of the Mayor, for twice weekly residential trash collection, and once per week collection of bulk trash, yard waste and recyclables, for a period of three years, beginning March 1, 2014, for approximately 1765 single family residences and townhouses, as specified in the specifications and other contract documents (the "Contract Documents") will be received at the City of Glenarden, 8600 Glenarden Parkway, Glenarden, Maryland 20782 until March 24, 2014, at 3:00 p.m., at which time and place they will be opened and read. Award of the contract is subject to approval of the Mayor and Council of the City of Glenarden.

Pre-Proposal Meeting will take place on 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 13, 2014 at the City of Glenarden Municipal Center located at 8600 Glenarden Parkway, Glenarden, MD 20706.

Copies of the Request for Proposal may be obtained at the Glenarden City Hall, between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday and online at The City of Glenarden is an equal opportunity employer. Discrimination based on age, race, sex, handicap, national origin or any other unlawful basis is expressly prohibited. The City of Glenarden reserves the right to accept or reject any and all proposals based on the best interests of the City. The Project Manager for this project is Christopher Wood, 301-773-2100.

Please see attachement for full RFP.

Amendment I- Two changes were made: 1) time was changed on cover to 3:00 PM and 2) "Offer Form" was changed to "Price Quotation Sheet."

Amendment II - Necessary attachments were added.

Amendment III- Deadline changed.

Amendment IV- Opening date changed.

Amendment V- Questions and Answers from Pre-bid meeting

Trash Refuse & Recycling RFP [view PDF]







City of Glenarden City Manager Advertisement

City of Glenarden seeks highly skilled professional with significant management and local government experience to operate as City Manager. For full listing, please click here: Employment Opportunities.



President Obama Visits Glenarden's Costco

On January 29, 2014, President Barack Obama visited Costco's in Glenarden's Woodmore Towne Centre to promote his initiative to increase minimum wages. Please read more about his visit to Glenarden here: CBS ARTICLE.



Glenarden Public Library Presents: Film First Thursdays

In celebration of the PGCMLS's new video streaming service, Hoopla, the Glenarden Branch will show free monthly themed movies featured in Hoopla and their DVD collection. Please see full details and film listings in the flyer attached.

Film First Thursdays [view PDF]


Seasonal Services Update

Please see attached flyer for important updates regarding the new requirements for yard waste pickup and the snow removal services.

Seasonal Services Flyer [view PDF]


Upcoming Tree Trimming Notice

BGE will begin its Tree & Vegetation Management program in 2014.

"Attached are maps depicting the overhead distribution lines in your jurisdiction where BGE contractors will be performing vegetation management during 2014...Affected customers will be notified [by BGE] prior to any work being conducted on their property."

For more information, please visit:


BGE Veg Map 1 [view PDF]

BGE Veg Map 2 [view PDF]




The Glenarden Police Department now offers Live Scan fingerprinting services. Please see flyer for more information.

Live Scan [view PDF]

Live Scan Pre-Application [view PDF]


Glenarden Speed Cameras

The current locations of the speed cameras are 3300 and 3400 blocks of Brightseat Road and the 8700 Block of Glenarden Parkway .


City of Glenarden Maryland Public Information Act Policy

Please click here for more information on the City of Glenarden Maryland Public Information Act Policy and Fee Schedule.


Glenarden Veterans

The City of Glenarden is requesting all veterans contact to have your name added to the Glenarden Veteran Database.





Upcoming Meetings


  • Glenarden Civic Association meets the third Wednesday of each month at 6:30 PM Lower Level.
  • Frost Homeowner’s Association
    Contact Jeff Tucker, President, at (914) 774-6118 for meeting dates.
  • Glenarden’s Historical Society
    Contact Laurence Winston, President, at (301) 773-9363 for meeting dates.
  • Council Work Session Meeting: 1st Monday of each month
  • Council Regular Meeting: 2nd Monday of each month


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