Parkwood Residents Association

working for our community.

Upcoming Events

PRA Fall Meeting: Monday, October 26 at 7:30 p.m.

Join us via Zoom from the comfort of your home [details below]

Speakers:  Delegates Emily Shetty and Jared Solomon

For our fall meeting we will be joined by our representatives in the Maryland House of Delegates:  Jared Solomon and Emily Shetty.  They were elected in 2018, joining our long term representative Al Carr, who was took office in 2007.

We have asked Delegates Shetty and Solomon to talk about the important issues that will be considered in the 2021 session of the General Assembly, such as the proposed expansion of 495/270, the state budget in the face of the challenges brought by the COVID epidemic, environmental concerns, educational issues, and any other topics that Parkwood Residents may want to raise.

To join this meeting, please send an email message to Jeff Griffith, PRA Vice President at   He will send you the Zoom invite and information on how to link up.  We look forward to seeing you all online.  It will be an interesting meeting!

Join the PRA

Membership in the Parkwood Residents Association is open to all residents of the Parkwood neighborhood located in Bethesda and Kensington, Maryland. Annual dues are just $10 per household and are put toward community activities. Full details on how to join or renew your membership can be found here.

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PRA Listserve

The email list is open to residents of Parkwood. Non-resident individuals will be considered on a case-by-case basis, based on their specific association with Parkwood. Commercial solicitations are prohibited. You can access or join the listserve here.

Alternatively, to register for the PRA listserve, please go the Google Groups website and enter “PRA-listserve” in the search box at the top of the screen. Select the PRA Listserve Group and then “Apply to be a member”. In the information box please put your name and address or, if you do not live in Parkwood, put in the reason you would like to join the group. Most requests will be approved within 48 hours. You will receive a confirmation message when your email address has been added to the group. For more information and instructions for using the listserve, download this user guide.

Contact our listserve administrators with any problems or questions at

Things of interest

The Montgomery County Police Non Emergency Number is (301) 279 8000. Please use this number to report any minor incidents you see in the neighborhood. Theft from unlocked cars constitutes the majority of incidents within our community, please remember to lock your car when you leave it.

Help keep Parkwood beautiful. You can dial 311 to request mowing of common areas, or report it to the Beautification Comittee.

Montgomery County requires that dogs are leashed when off the owner’s property and that owners clean up after their pets. To assist, the PRA maintains six litter bag dispensers in Parkwood: one at the park entrance at Saul and Parkwood, two on the KP Elementary playground (one at each backstop), one near the intersection of Wildwood and Dresden, one at the intersection of Wildwood and Parkwood Drive, and one at the easement entrance on Edgefield Road. If you notice that a dispenser is empty, please send a message noting which dispenser needs to be refilled to

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