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

  • 07.07.2014 June 2014 Message Newsletter

    Mount Rainier Message June 2014

  • 06.13.2014 Route 1 Farmer’s Market Now Open

    And don't forget to mark your calendars: Route 1 Farmers Market & Bazaar Open Now through September 27, 2014.  Twilight Market: First Friday of the month, 4pm-8pm Every Saturday: 8am-2pm.  For more information please visit the website at www.rt1farmersmarket.com

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Alerts / Updates

  • 10.15.2013 New Ban on Plastic Plastic Bags for Yard Waste Collection

    Effective January 1, 2014, residential yardwaste collection will no longer be accepted in plastic bags! Prince George County and the City of Mount Rainier residents should place yard waste loose in collection containers or use large paper yard waste bags. For more information please call MRDPW or C... More info »

  • 10.15.2013 Curbside Leaf Vacuum Schedule

    Curbside leaf pickup will begin on October 28th for area 1 and November 28th for area 2, weather permitting.  Please see  2013 Curbside Leaf Schedule or contact MRDPW at 301-985-6583 for additional information.      

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