Five Things to Know Today, May 5, in Montgomery County
2.Transit Task Force: Speaking of transportation, Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett has reconvened the Transit Task Force and members are meeting weekly.
3. Council Business: Montgomery County Councilmembers will recognize Small Business Week with a proclamation at today’s meeting, and the elected leaders have a lot of other business on their agenda, including a public hearing about an excise tax on e-cigarettes tonight. You can peruse the agenda, here.
4. A Mom and a Fighter: Meet a Silver Spring mom who is training in Rockville for her next mixed martial arts (MMA) fight.
5. Remembering an Educator: Local leaders are remembering former Montgomery County Public Schools superintendent Paul Vance, who passed away over the weekend.