Prince George's Council takes up nominations of 7 leaders

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) - The Prince George's County Council will take up the nominations of seven leaders of agencies and departments.

County Executive Rushern Baker III submitted the names Friday.

The Council must hold public hearings on the nominations, and must approve or reject the names within 45 days of their submission.

The list includes Police Chief Mark Magaw and Marc Bashoor, chief of the fire and EMS department. Baker also submitted names of leaders for the county department of housing and urban development, the office of finance, the office of management and budget, the office of central services and the department of environmental resources.