Prince George's County Planning Department

Community and Government Resources

Bowie State University
Bowie State University located north of the suburban city of Bowie, Bowie State is part of the University System of Maryland. Bowie State is Marylands's oldest historically black university and one of the ten oldest in the country.

Local Government Websites


The City of Bowie
Local government's official website. Includes business information, city code, departments and services, committees, and local activities.

County Agency Websites


Department of Environmental Resources
The Prince George’s County Department of Environmental Resources is responsible for county permits, enforcing property maintenance, and ensuring that communities are free of litter and abandoned vehicles.

Department of Public Works & Transportation
The Prince George’s County Department of Public Works & Transportation is responsible for a range of road, transit, and public maintenance responsibilities for the county. For more information about the services of DPW&T, visit their website for frequently asked questions.

Department of Housing and Community Development
The mission of the Prince George’s County Department of Housing and Community Development and its Housing Authority is to expand access to a broad range of quality housing; create safe, well planned, attractive residential communities and enable families to become self-sufficient and community to become stable.

Department of Housing and Community Development
Prince George's County Government is proud to offer some of the best services in the nation to its residents.