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Posted on: September 25, 2023

Crape Myrtle Tree Pests Coming to UP!

Picture of a Crape Myrtle with lady beetle larva and scale nymphs and egg sacs

Unfortunately, two serious pests of crape myrtle from their eastern Asian native range have also arrived in Maryland - crape myrtle aphid (CMA) and crape myrtle bark scale (CMBS) - and as a result, it is unlikely that these trees will be "pest-free&q...

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Posted on: September 21, 2023

Semiannual Electronics, Tire Recycling, and Paper Shredding Event

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Please bring your items to the UP Elementary School Bus Circle between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 21 for recycling. Also offered is onsite paper shredding, tire recycling (no rims) and $5 paint recycling.

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Posted on: September 1, 2023

UP Goes Purple!

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So, what is it? Across Maryland, many communities are flooded in purple lights, encouraged by the Maryland Municipal League and the Herren Project, to promote awareness about opioid and substance abuse prevention. Some communities also use this month to r...

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Posted on: August 23, 2023

Walking Wednsedays

Walking Wednesday


Do you have questions about policing protocol?  Would you like to meet the Chief and the officer assigned to your Ward? Meet them during Walking Wednesday, a community engagement activity that involves University Park Police walk...

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Posted on: July 20, 2023


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University Park Residents Can Now Receive Real Time Public Safety Messages Through Nixle


University Park, MD - The Town of University Park has pa...

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Posted on: February 8, 2023

VeoRide Service Resumed

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Scooters should now be available for rent as usual. 

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

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