Five Things to Know Today, Oct. 1, in Montgomery County
1. Montgomery County officials will break ground on a new Progress Place, a homeless facility, in Silver Spring today.
2. The head coach of the Washington Spirit, Mark Parsons, is stepping down.
3. There’s good news for commuters in Montgomery County. Department of Transportation officials report that a six-station bikeshare network will soon be installed in Wheaton thanks to some state grant money.
4. A worksession is scheduled today on the Montgomery Village Master Plan.
5. Montgomery County Councilmember Nancy Navarro is holding a news conference today to discuss early voting centers. State Senator Rich Madaleno, Councilmembers Hans Riemer and Sidney Katz, and State Delegate Eric Luedtke are also expected to attend.