Due to the predicted weather, the Martin Luther King, Jr Day of service activity scheduled for Monday, January 21 at buddy Attick Park has been rescheduled to Saturday, February 2nd. 

Snow Update

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 Snow update Sunday, January 13 at 11:59pm:

City offices and recreational facilities will open at 10:30 am on Monday, December 14th   Refuse & recycling will be picked up on time.  

PSnow Update Sunday, January 13 at 7:00 pm

Greenbelt City Government is planning to be open on time Monday, January 14, with liberal leave for employees.  If that status changes we will post it here. 

Trash & recycling will be picked up. Plowing continues in neighborhoods as the snow subsides. Main thoroughfares have all been cleared. 

Schools are closed, as is the Federal Government. Slow down and enjoy our town! Go sledding, build a snowman, go enjoy the snow day movie! If you must drive, please be cautious and avoid icy conditions. 

The Aquatic & Fitness Center will open late. At this time, it is expected to open at 10am, but it could change. The Community Center should open on time. Please check the Recreation Weather hotline at 301-474-0646 for updates, and to make sure your class or activity is being held. Updated information will also be posted here and at


Sunday, January 13 at 3:30pm
Recreational Facilities Update:
Because of dropping temperatures, icing and staff getting home safe, we will be closing all Recreation Department facilities at 7 p.m. tonight (GAFC, GCC, SHLRC and YC).
All facilities are expected to open on time tomorrow.

 Sunday, January 13

1:30 pm Snow Update

Road Condition Update

Roads are clear and passable.  Plowing has ceased for the moment (hopefully for the evening)  We are still fully staffed and will be that way till at least 6pm.  We will reassess conditions and staffing around 6pm.  I  would like to have everyone out of here at 9pm, assuming the weather cooperates.


Crews are working on Priority 1, 2 and 3 areas now.  Things are going really well.  We will be sending some employees home at 6pm and keeping some to handle Roosevelt Center and Facilities.

Greenbelt Connection

Service will resume tomorrow. 

Trash and Recycling

Trash and Recycling is still on schedule for tomorrow.


Sunday, January 13 at 7am

Road Condition Update
Road conditions continue to be passable but slick. Plows are continually removing snow and all equipment is functional.

We have deployed all our resources. Operations have been underway for an hour and we are working on Priority 1 areas. See map at…/sidewalk-snow-removal-priorit…

Greenbelt Connection
The Greenbelt Connection will not be running today. It will resume service tomorrow.

Snow update Sunday, January 13 at 6am
Recreational Facilities:
Due to safety concerns for staff and the forecast of continued snow throughout the morning, we will open the GAFC at 12 NOON today. 

The YC  and the SHLRC will open as originally scheduled at 1 p.m.

At this time the CC is still expected to open as scheduled (9:00 a.m.) however that may change.

January 12, 11:00 pm update

11:00 pm Snow Update

Road Condition Update

At approximately 10:20pm we transitioned from treating roadways to snow removal.  All snow plow trucks are in operation at this time.  Roads are passable but slick throughout town, this will improve over the next hour.  The storm predictors are still calling for 4-8 inches of snow at this time.  We will continue to push snow throughout the night.

Sidewalk Condition Update

Tonight we had a skeleton crew working on sidewalks at Roosevelt Center and City Facilities.  All our employees that worked tonight were sent home at 10:30pm, with the exception of one.   The one remaining employee is working at Roosevelt Center and will be leaving in a hour.

Tomorrow morning we will have all available members of the sidewalk and snow removal crew in at 5:30am.  We will be working on Priority 1 areas including City Facilities. 


Greenbelt Connection

At this time the plan is to run the service tomorrow.  We will provide an update in the morning

 Recreational Facilities

At this point we are planning to open the GAFC at 8:00 a.m. tomorrow as scheduled. We will monitor conditions as we can and make a final determination tomorrow morning around 6 or 6:30 a.m. on any schedule adjustments. 

The Community Center is scheduled to open at 9:00 a.m. tomorrow.  We have staff available to open as well.

Youth Center and Springhill Lake Recreation Center are scheduled to open at 1 p.m. tomorrowand we do not anticipate any issues with opening as scheduled at this time.