Five Things to Know Today, August 6, in Montgomery County

Here are your five things to know today, Aug. 6, in Montgomery County:

fivethingsyouneedtoknow1. SHA Construction: Sidewalk construction to begin today at MD 187 in Bethesda. Drivers to use one lane to turn left, right or continue straight through the intersection during the day. The right turn lane will reopen no later than 4 p.m. each weekday. State Highway Administration official said construction should be complete by late fall.

2. Civic Building Anniversary: The Silver Spring Civic Building is turning five, and to celebrate county officials are inviting the community to share stories, pictures, and arts at a special ceremony today at 6 p.m.

3. Montgomery County Introduces Online Pet Licensing: The service hopes to increase pet owner’s compliance with Montgomery County law that requires a license to all dogs and cats that are four months or older.

4. Free Concert: Enjoy an evening of music starting at 7:30 p.m. in the Bumper Car Pavilion at the Glen Echo Park. Trio Caliente blends flamenco, pop, and Brazilian Jazz.

5. Bethesda’s own Katie Ledecky undefeated in the FINA Swimming World Championship.

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Aline Barros

About Aline Barros

Aline Barros is a multimedia reporter and community engagement specialist with Montgomery Community Media. She can be reached at and on Twitter at @AlineBarros2.


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