Community Development

Mission Statement
The Department of Community & Economic Development works as a team to provide effective oversight of economic development, community development initiatives and to coordinate planning efforts within or within close proximity of the City of Hyattsville.

Department Description
The Office of Community Development reports on local development, acquires and administers grant funding, manage local community planning efforts and manages community assets through digital data management.  Our work is accomplished by:
  • Working with the community, City Departments, and applicable non-governmental entities.
  • Utilizing available technology to effectively support programs and services.
  • Anticipating and planning for community growth.