University Park is a small, tree-lined community of 915 single family homes and 2300 residents in northern Prince George's County, adjacent to the University of Maryland. Having its own municipal government, University Park provides a traditional "small town" atmosphere with urban convenience and amenities. The Town maintains its own park and recreational facilities, is home to an excellent elementary school, and provides its own police and sanitation services. Through local organizations, residents participate in many town-wide events, which build a strong sense of community, such as the Annual Azalea Classic - which consists of a 5k Run/Walk, 1 mile Challenge Run, and the Val Creighton Memorial 1k Family Fun Run. Tree-lined, quiet streets, a large wooded park, and well tended lawns reflect the residents' pride in their community.
The town is located adjacent to the southern edge of the University of Maryland, is about three miles south of the Capital Beltway, two miles from Washington, D.C., and less than a mile from two Metro stations. It provides easy access for commuters, and an ideal location for the local worker.
Listed for the second time by Washingtonian Magazine as one of "The Best Places To Live in Prince George's County," the Town has traditionally attracted many professionals working for the University of Maryland, the public sector, and private business.
New Shuttle Bus Status Line
Town shuttle bus riders have a phone number to call to learn of the status of the bus when inclement weather comes to town. ...read more
Trash, Bulk Trash and Compost collection has been postponed to Wednesday
Tuesday Public Works collections have been postponed to pick-up on Wednesday, March 15, 2017. ...read more
RFP Addendum #1 Notification for UP-17-01 Website Redesign and Hosting Services
The Town of University Park is issuing Addendum #1 on March 8, 2017, to amend and clarify information and specifications included in RFP UP-17-01, Website Redesign and Hosting Services. The information contained herein extends the bid due date and responds to questions received. This addendum will be incorporated into RFP UP-17-01 and any associated contract documents as if fully set out in the original RFP.
Any questions about the bid should be directed to the Project Manager for this contract: Dan Baden, telephone 301-927-4262; fax 301-277-4548; e-mail: email@example.com, per the instructions within the Request for Bid Proposal.
Letter submitted to Prince George's Planning Board concerning Cafritz Secondary Amendment
Attached is the letter the Town submitted to the Prince George's County Planning Board at the hearing on November 6, 2014 concerning the application of Calvert Tract, LLC, for Secondary Amendment SA-130001-01 and DSP-13009-03, for the Cafritz Property at Riverdale Park.
Presentation of the Cafritz Property at Riverdale Park Station
The Cafritz team showed this presentation at the Town Council meeting on October 20, 2014.
The attached presentation includes information on the following topics: storm water, Gateway Park, and the construction schedule.
Cafritz Oversight & Monitoring Committee will meet on Wednesday, Feb 26 at 7:30pm at Town Hall
The Cafritz Oversight and Monitoring Committee will meet on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 7:30pm at Town Hall to discuss the following items:
I. Committee will review incoming materials to assess compliance with all conditions including:
A. The State Highway Administration approval of a design for the Van Buren/Route intersection.
B. The funding for the CSX crossing.
The committee will report its findings to the Town Council.
II. Planning for future agendas.
This meeting is open; the public is welcome to attend.
Marvin R Blumberg Company Presentation; Revised Landy Property Phase I Design Plan
Mosaic at Turtle Creek
Route 1 Corridor Sector Plan
2017 Egg Hunt and Games
Town Council Meeting
Green Team Meeting
Town Council Meeting
Development Overview Committee Meeting
Revised, 2017 Town Council Meeting Schedule
Agenda 2017/04/13 Green Team Committee Meeting
Council Minutes 2017/03/06 Approved
Town Council Meeting Agenda 2017/03/20
Agenda 2017/03/16 UP Ethics Commission Meeting