The curfew ended Dec. 31, 2022, and elected officials are now reflecting on its effectiveness and its future.
Dernoga, who has served on the council for 12 years, succeeds at-large Democratic council member Calvin Hawkins as council chair.
Incoming members of the Prince George's County Council are looking to rebuild public trust.
The only contested race was in District 7.
Public works projects such as resurfacing roads, pavement milling and mechanical systems service will be added to the county’s prevailing wages clause.
County Executive Angela Alsobrooks’ recently nominated Turner to be the next executive director of the county’s ethics and accountability office.
The Diamondback reached out to council candidates in Districts 5 through 9 to learn more about each candidate’s platform.
Prince George’s County Council holds public hearing on West Hyattsville Metro station area development
The plan calls for a reinvigorated transit system including pedestrian and bicycle facilities and new recreational spaces, such as parks.
Despite the lack of competitive races, there will be several changes up and down the council.
Twenty-one percent of Prince George's County residents are Hispanic or Latino, compared to 15 percent in 2010.