Bowie is home to many federal workers. To assist those workers impacted by the partial government shutdown, the City of Bowie will waive late fees for those federal employees who are not able to pay their Bowie Water and Sewer bill on time. Please contact the City of Bowie Finance Office at 301-809-3016 for more information.
WSSC customers should be aware that WSSC has instituted a similar policy. Please contact them at 301- 206-4001 for more information.
The Prince George’s County government has compiled a list of agencies and organizations providing assistance during the Federal Government shutdown. It can be viewed at princegeorgescountymd.gov/3053/Federal-Government-Shutdown-Assistance.
Also the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission is waiving fees for furloughed employees to use their fitness room and for some daycare programs. Learn more at http://www.mncppc.org/civicalerts.aspx?aid=337.
Many local businesses and organizations are also offering freebies for furloughed workers.