Grants

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Posted on: July 27, 2017

Public Hearing August 10th - Community Development Block Grant Program

The City of Bowie solicits public participation in the development of the Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) at a Public Hearing held on Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 7 p.m. at Bowie City Hall.

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Hearing Notice Grants

Posted on: July 10, 2017

Two New Green Bowie Businesses!

Shepherd Energy is a home performance retrofitting company, and this year's City of Bowie Green Business of the Year award winner. They help homeowners and businesses reduce energy consumption, conserve natural resources, save money, and establish a safe ...

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Gymnasium

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

Vendors and Donations Needed for 14th Annual Back Back To School Bash at the City Gym

The 14th Annual Back To School Bash will be hosted by the City of Bowie Gymnasium on Saturday  August 19, 2017. There will be carnival games, moon bounces, door prizes, food, DJ music, and a backpack giveaway. 

The first 300 school aged c...

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Gymnasium
Posted on: June 28, 2017

American Red Cross Blood Drive at the City Gym

Become a hero today by making an appointment with the American Red Cross  to donate during this blood drive.   Walk-ins are always welcome between 12 p.m. and  2 p.m . Appointments are strongly recommended.  To schedule...

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Gymnasium
Posted on: June 19, 2017

Junior Wizards and Mystics Summer Basketball Camp

The Junior Wizards and Mystic Basketball Summer Camp Program for campers 6 years to 14 years old will begin on Monday, August 7th and run through  Thursday, August 10th. The camp hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day.   The Camp will be he...

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Posted on: July 27, 2017

Help Prevent Flooding by Clearing Storm Drains

The rains are coming! The NWS has issued a Flash Flood Watch starting Friday afternoon and continuing into Saturday. During that time, up to 3 to 4 inches of rain may fall and there may be periods of heavy downpours. Help prevent flooding in your neighbor...

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Posted on: July 27, 2017

Ice Arena Opens Saturday, July 29th

After a three week delay due to maintenance issues, the Bowie Ice Arena will reopen to patrons on Saturday, July 29th. There will be two public skating sessions on that date.

Public Skating Session Hours on 7/29
1 - 3 p.m.
3:30 - 5:30 p.m.

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Posted on: July 27, 2017

Public Hearing August 10th - Community Development Block Grant Program

The City of Bowie solicits public participation in the development of the Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) at a Public Hearing held on Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 7 p.m. at Bowie City Hall.

The Consolidated Annual Performance ...

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Posted on: July 24, 2017

BYFS Teen Mentoring Program

If you are at least 21 years of age, you have the ability to influence the life of a teen who needs you. Mentors help students in many ways: by stepping up, having fun, and becoming a friend, a listener, a guide, a supporter and a confidante. The City of ...

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Posted on: July 24, 2017

Ten Tips to Avoid Fraud

These simple tips provided by the Federal Trade Commission can help you to avoid becoming the victim of fraud.

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Posted on: July 18, 2017

Possible Northern Snakehead Fish at Allen Pond

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A fisherman reported catching a 6-8" Northern Snakehead Fish at Allen Pond on Sunday July 2. The fish escaped back into the pond while the fisherman was extracting it from the pole. While this report cannot be substantiated, the City Park Operations ...

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

National Night Out Against Crime 2017

Join the Bowie Police Department, community organizations, and area businesses to learn all about crime prevention and public safety awareness. Activities will feature law enforcement displays, home security information, identity theft preventative tips, ...

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

News & Events for July

Read about status of the Indoor Sports Facility project, the Bowie Library, weekend concerts, a new play at the Bowie Playhouse, and City job vacancies in the July issue of the

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

Outlander and the Artifacts of Maryland at Belair Mansion

There’s still time to visit the Belair Mansion’s popular exhibit, "Outlander and the Artifacts of Maryland"   Because of the response to the exhibit, we’ve been able to arrange a longer visit!   Dr...

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Museums

Posted on: July 18, 2017

Possible Northern Snakehead Fish at Allen Pond

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The City is investigating a report of a Northern Snakehead Fish being caught at Allen Pond Park recently and needs to hear from anyone who may have seen one at the pond.

A fisherman reported catching a 6-8" Northern Snakehead Fish at Allen Pond on Sunday July 2. The fish escaped back into the pond while the fisherman was extracting it from the pole. While this report cannot be substantiated, the City Park Operations ...

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Posted on: June 13, 2017

Tree Trimming

Trimming of street trees takes place in City neighborhoods every 4 to 5 years. The City uses its own employees as well as contracted companies to do the work. Signs are posted at the entrance of the affected neighborhoods, as well as throughout the neighb...

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Parks & Grounds Division

Posted on: July 1, 2017

National Night Out Against Crime 2017

Join the Bowie Police Department, community organizations, and area businesses to learn all about crime prevention and public safety awareness. Activities will feature law enforcement displays, home security information, identity theft preventative tips, ...

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Additional Info... Police Department

Posted on: July 24, 2017

BYFS Teen Mentoring Program

If you are at least 21 years of age, you have the ability to influence the life of a teen who needs you. Mentors help students in many ways: by stepping up, having fun, and becoming a friend, a listener, a guide, a supporter and a confidante. The City of ...

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