Welcome to Glenarden
A vibrant, growing, municipality with new residential communities, new businesses and new projects all connecting within the framework of our strategically placed location between major highways, commercial business hubs, and local transportation.
Now through Friday, August 30, 2019 by COB 4:30 PM, the Glenarden Housing Authority (GHA) is accepting applications for an Executive Director.read more
Click to visit our Vacancies page.read more
Councilwoman Robin Jones and Council President James Herring attended a tour given by The Junior Achievement Finance Park.read more
If you missed it, here is a recap of the City’s 2nd HEAL City event held on July 13, 2019!read more
Auditions to be held at the Municipal Center 8600 Glenarden Parkway. Click title for more details.
Wellness on Wheels will be parked at the Glenarden James R. Cousin’s Jr, Municipal Center on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 from 10am – 4pm!
A City On The Move
Glenarden, Maryland, A City on the Move, is a vibrant, growing, municipality with new residential communities, new businesses and new projects all connecting within the framework of our strategically placed location between major highways, commercial business hubs, and local transportation.
Whether on the hunt for a new home, seeking some filling food and drink, or for some retail therapy – you are sure to find it close to everything you need in Glenarden. It’s easy to see why so many residents and businesses call Glenarden home. The links above will provide resources to help you live, work and play in Glenarden.
And for those wanting to know how this all got started, take a glimpse back at Glenarden’s dynamic history as told through the eyes of its longtime residents and businesses, view our YesterYears video collection.
Restoring Our Community
Our focus is on restoring a more positive opinion of the City’s image from the citizens, business owners, as well as, local, county and state officials; and developing strategic initiatives to promote the growth and legacy of our historic City.
A More Efficient Government
Our focus is on restoring a positive and uplifting image of our City; re-establishing a more accountable and productive administration for our residents and City Council; and addressing the City’s budget with more integrity.
Our focus is on creating a new Economic Development Plan; establishing a public-private partnership with businesses in Glenarden; creating job opportunities for citizens and moving up the socio-economic ladder.
City Services & Projects
Together, with the support of the City Council and citizens, our focus is on developing a long range plan to improve the city’s infrastructure for everyone.
The City of Glenarden strives to maintain this website with the most current information available about city government and services. If you would like more information, have questions about what you’ve found on this website, or if you can’t find what you are looking for, please contact one of the City of Glenarden government offices.
Glenarden’s motto, “A City on the Move” has been steadily venturing beyond its humble beginnings to a vibrant and desirable place for retail and residential roots. Glenarden’s housing inventory includes classic bungalows, brick traditionals, new townhomes and single family homes with all the modern amenities and technology for today’s lifestyles.
Our Police Department is constantly looking for ways to improve our crime prevention procedures by providing a safe community for our residents. We encourage the community to give us feedback on how to service you better.
Monday – Yard Waste Only
Wednesday – Regular Trash & Recycling
Saturday – Regular Trash & Bulk Removal
Please Note: Only (3) three items per household for bulk removal
The municipal offices are closed for these observed holidays:
New Year’s Day
Martin Luther King Day
Election Day (Town, State & Federal)
Presidential Inauguration Day