Five Things to Know Today, Jan. 15 in Montgomery County
1- The Montgomery County Council is scheduled to meet this morning at 9:30 a.m. to discuss the county’s Commission on Aging’s study on “The Need to Improve Advocacy for Older Adults in Montgomery County Planning.”
2-A meeting of the Montgomery County Airpark Liaison Committee is set for Jan. 28 to talk about the tragic December 8th plane crash that killed six people. But Montgomery County Revenue Authority Executive Director Keith Miller said he doesn’t believe there will be any changes to Airpark operations until the Authority gets a final accident report from the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB). Read the interview with Miller here.
3- The Montgomery County Council’s Transportation, Infrastructure, Energy and Environment Committee is scheduled to hold the first of two planned public hearings today at 7:30 p.m. to talk about a bill to limit the use of non-essential pesticides in the county. The meeting will be held in the third floor hearing room of the Council Office Building at 100 Maryland Ave. in Rockville.
4- County officials celebrated a partnership with four Sisters Cities. Watch Aline Barros’ report on the event in Rockville.
5- Maryland State Police Superintendent Colonel Marcus Brown announced late Wednesday that he will resign his position on Jan. 19 to pursue other opportunities.