Prince George's County Planning Department

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What We Do

The Prince George's County Planning Department's close partnership with the citizens of the county allows the organization to receive and give assistance and advice on matters relating to the use of land, enhancement of the physical environment, provision of public facilities and services, and more.  The Planning Department performs technical analyses and offers recommendations through the specified work program and budget adopted by the Prince George's County Council and under the direction of the Prince George's County Planning Board.

The Prince George's County Planning Department is under the direction of the Prince George's County Planning Director with program assistance from a Deputy Director and five Division Chiefs. The Planning Director reports to the Prince George's County Planning Board. The 12 major program areas in the Planning Department are: