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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!

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  • 11.26.2014 Next Leaf Pick-up!

    December 2, 2014 is the next Leaf Pick up.  Please have your leaves ready for pick up by Sunday! See Full Leaf Schedule -- 2014 Leaf Schedule

  • 11.19.2014 Mount Rainier is selected among 20 places with a huge reduction in Crime!

    Comparing the crime rates of 2007 to 2012, as based on the FBI Crime Reporting Statistics, we have uncovered that there are twenty Maryland cities which have had a significant decrease in crime over that five year period.  The City of Mount Rainier makes the list for safety to live in the City! &n... More info »

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