The City of Mount Rainier, population 8,498, is located 4 miles from downtown Washington D.C. and is the historic Route 1 gateway community from Prince George’s County to D.C. at the District’s northeastern boundary. Mount Rainier is primarily a residential community, with a vibrant pedestrian friendly business district and home of the Gateway Arts District.  See all we have to offer!

City News

  • 03.26.2015 2015 Summer Youth Jobs Available

    The Prince George's County's Youth@Work/Summer Youth Enrichment Program (SYEP) for 2015. The Prince George's County Youth@Work/Summer Youth Enrichment Program provides an opportunity for young people across the County to participate in career development, life-skills training and summer employment ... More info »

  • 03.26.2015 Revised Board of Election Schedule

          Attached is the Final Board of Election Schedule for 2015      Date ELECTION SCHEDULE March 2 Candidate filing period opened for filing March 4 Canvassing of candidates begins March 7 City-wide vote... More info »

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Alerts / Updates

  • 03.28.2015 Mount Rainier Business Association (MRBA) Election 2015 Forum

    The Mount Rainier Business Association will be hosting a candidates forum on April 8th at 7:00 pm at the Mediterranean Café. All are invited to attend and meet the candidates running for the Mount Rainier City Council seats in the May 4th election. Mediterranean Café is offering a 15% discount on ... More info »

  • 03.25.2015 Mount Rainier Board of Elections Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

    The City of Mount Rainier Board of Election releases Frequently Asked Questions for City Residents for the upcoming City Election.  Copies are available in City Hall.   Q: When is Election Day in the City of Mount Rainier? A: May 4, 2015 Q: What will be on the ballot? ... More info »

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