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Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 @ 10:41AM

Hyattsville Lowers The Voting Age to 16!

Hyattsville Lowers the Voting Age to 16!   Hyattsville, Maryland has become the second jurisdiction in the country to lower the voting age to 16 years of age for municipal elections, following Takoma Park, Maryland’s effort to do so in 2013. Following a public hearing in which supporters of the…

Thursday, June 12th, 2014 @ 12:01PM

Sign the Petition to Oppose a Drive-Thru Restaurant in Hyattsville

Hello neighbors, We need your help in standing up to a powerful developer that wants to place a drive-thru restaurant in the parking lot of the Mall at Prince George’s, which is in clear violation of the zoning restrictions for the area. The developer has asked the County to approve…

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014 @ 10:23AM

Patrick Paschall Announces Run for Democratic Central Committee

Council Member Patrick Paschall is excited to announce that he has filed his candidacy for Democratic Central Committee for the June 24 primary election. Patrick will work with the District 22 delegation to ensure that voters in District 22 know that they have quality leadership at the state and county-wide…

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014 @ 5:00PM

Council Member Paschall Proposes Budget Items for FY15 Budget

Council Member Paschall introduced various budget proposals this evening for inclusion in the City of Hyattsville’s FY15 budget. Patrick wants to see Hyattsville invest in our community and provide better services consistent with our values of being a walkable, sustainable community. Patrick’s budget proposals include: Education Advisory Committee funds: Patrick…

Thursday, February 6th, 2014 @ 9:03AM

Council Member Paschall Submits Testimony in Support of the Fairness for All Marylanders Act

Council Member Patrick Paschall submitted testimony to the Maryland Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee in support of SB 212, the Fairness for All Marylanders Act of 2014, which would add statewide protections on the basis of gender identity to Maryland’s anti-discrimination laws. Patrick was proud to introduce the Hyattsville Human Rights…

Monday, January 20th, 2014 @ 9:03AM

Patrick Attends District 22 Night in Annapolis

Patrick was happy to see a strong turnout of Hyattsville residents at the District 22 night in Annapolis. At the event, hosted by all four of our elected representatives at the state level for District 22, which covers most of Hyattsville, We hard remarks from our Senator and Delegates about…

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013 @ 4:27AM

Hyattsville City Council Passes Trans-Inclusive Non-Discrimination Ordinance

Patrick introduced the proposal that would ban discrimination based on sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression. Read more about how this legislation was passed below. Hyattsville City Council passes trans-inclusive non-discrimination ordinance from the Washington Blade Anti-trans Discrimination Act is unanimously passed by Hyattsville City Council from Examiner.com Hyattsville Bans…

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013 @ 10:06PM

A Proponent for Capital Bikeshare in the Region

Patrick is a proponent of Capital Bikeshare in the Hyattsville Region. Read more at Capital Bikeshare in Hyattsville? from Uloop.com.

Monday, August 5th, 2013 @ 10:19PM

Hyattsville Mayor Avoids Censure

Read about Patrick’s comments after the City Council voted 10-1 to indefinitely table a motion to censure Mayor Marc Tartaro in Hyattsville Mayor Avoids Censure from the Hyattsville Patch. Also read the original article where censure was considered in Council Considers Censure for Hyattsville Mayor from the Hyattsville Patch.

Monday, July 1st, 2013 @ 10:24PM

Patrick on the Budget Process

Read about Patrick’s comments on the budget process in Hyattsville leaders at odds over budget process from Gazette.net – Maryland’s Community News Online.

Friday, June 21st, 2013 @ 4:34AM

Patrick Announces Run For City Council

As of the first candidate to register for the election, Patrick was ready to serve the ward where he lived. See the whole story on the Hyattsville Patch at Paschall Announces Run for Hyattsville Ward 3 Seat. You can also read about him joining the council in 1199er Patrick Paschall Joins Hyattsville,…

Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 @ 10:15PM

Paschall Supported From Far and Near in City Council Election

Read about Patrick and how his support from friends, family, and neighbors netted him great campaign contributions during his run for City Council at Paschall Nets Big Haul for Hyattsville Campaign from the Hyattsville Patch.