The decision came after local residents united in opposition to the university’s plans over the last six months.
City council members have concerns about how the redistricting could affect the city's relationship with UMD.
The grants will go toward initiatives such as an environmental club and social and emotional learning resources.
Residents say the changes could deforest Guilford Woods and exacerbate gentrification in Langley Park.
Keishia Thorpe was selected from a field of more than 8,000 educators from 121 countries.
Prince George’s County is in an area of “substantial” transmission, according to the CDC.
The Draft Climate Action Plan was released to the public for comment Nov. 1.
Brandie Smith is the second woman to serve as director in the zoo’s 132-year history.
Starting Wednesday, individuals and organizations can apply to receive grants on the city website.
The event was shared by this university’s LGBTQ+ Equity Center on social media and aimed to help attendees learn how to be better allies to the transgender community.