ADA

April 13, 2017 | Mitti Hicks

Parks Department Officials Worried About Proposed Budget (VIDEO)

Montgomery Parks staff is asking for the community’s help to advocate for more funding for parks. This comes following County Executive Ike Leggett’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 proposed budget for the parks department of roughly $93.2 million which is $4.3 million less than what the Montgomery County Planning Board asked for. “Cutting that $4.3 million cuts back […]

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June 2, 2016 | Staff Writer

Construction Outside EOB Temporarily Closes ADA Entrance Door

From now until July 1, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) entrance door to the Executive Office Building (EOB) at 101 Monroe Street will be closed while construction crews complete exterior concrete repairs. According to a note posted on the Montgomery County government website, ADA access to the EOB will be thru the cafeteria while […]

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February 9, 2016 | Staff Writer

Rockville City Hall

Rockville Meeting to Review Accessibilty of City Parks and Facilities

Rockville is in the process of ensuring city parks and facilities are accessible to all and meet the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The city hired a consultant to perform an audit and develop a transition plan where necessary. A meeting will be held Wednesday, Feb. 10 at 7 p.m. for the public to learn […]

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July 31, 2015 | Aline Barros

County Celebrates ADA’s 25th Anniversary (VIDEO)

Celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett announced that the county’s nine-year bus stop improvement program has enhanced accessibility and pedestrian safety at over 3,000 bus stops. Watch this County Report This Week video to learn more: Leggett said that promoting mass transit and maintaining an inclusive community it […]

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July 23, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, July 23, in Montgomery County

Here are your five things to know today, July 23, in Montgomery County, Maryland: 1. Coffee with a Cop: You are invited to meet the Gaithersburg Police Department for coffee today from 7 – 9 a.m. at the Kentlands Mansion. 2. ADA Anniversary: Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett will help celebrate the 25th anniversary of […]

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April 28, 2015 | Krista Brick

Council Set to Vote on Renovating Council Office Building

The Montgomery County Council is set to decide today whether to launch a major renovation project for the the Council Office Building in Rockville. The project would involve an interior renovation of the council office building at 100 Maryland Ave., renovation of the first floor auditorium, new HVAC system and windows and improvements to make the […]

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