FORESTVILLE, Md. (WUSA9) -- Thursday morning, the largest Roses department store in the U.S. and the first in Prince George's County opened in Forestville, Md.
Prince George's County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, Lt. Governor Anthony Brown and Council Member Derrick L. Davis were there for the grand opening at the Forestville Plaza Shopping Center at 7706 Marlboro Pike.
This new store will be the largest Roses Department Store in the country and the first in Prince George s County.
Baker said in a press release, "We are working tirelessly to create jobs, opportunities, and diverse retail options throughout all the communities of Prince George's County and this new store will help this proud and historic community. Revitalizing shopping centers in the County is one of our strategies to transform neighborhoods and improve the quality of life for our residents."