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October 16, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Five Things to Know for Oct. 16 in Montgomery County

It’s Tuesday, Oct. 16, and here are five things Montgomery County residents need to know: 1. Pedal to the Metal: The Montgomery County Council meets today and on its agenda is consideration of a bicycle master plan. Staff reports are only a click away with this agenda. 2. Voter Deadline: Today is the deadline to […]

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October 15, 2018 | Staff Writer

Riemer Meets the Media

Council President Hans Riemer met with reporters where the discussion focused on the bicycle master plan, small cell towers and other topics.

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October 15, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Five Things to Know for Oct. 15 in Montgomery County

It’s Monday, Oct. 15, and here are five things Montgomery County residents need to know: 1. Who’s a Good Doggy? Adoption fees are waived through Oct. 25 at the Montgomery County Animal Services and Adoption Center at 7315 Muncaster Mill Road. Open at noon, except Wednesdays. 2. SMOB meeting: Student Member of the Board Ananya […]

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October 9, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Five Things to Know for Oct. 9 in Montgomery County

Happy Tuesday! Here are five things to know today, Oct. 9, in Montgomery County: 1. Hispanic Heritage Month: The Montgomery County Council will commemorate Hispanic Heritage Month during its regularly scheduled session this morning. 2. Future of Rockville Town Square?:  3. 55+ Transportation Expo: Montgomery Recreation is hosting a free transportation expo designed for individuals 55 and […]

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October 8, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Five Things to Know for Oct. 8 in Montgomery County

It’s Monday, Oct. 8, and here are five things Montgomery County residents need to know: CANCELED 1. Meet the Media: Council President Hans Riemer has his regular meeting with he reporters starting at 11:30 a.m. Up for discussion will be legislation to streamline the approval of accessory apartments, which is an effort to increase the […]

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October 1, 2018 | Staff Writer

Riemer Meets the Media

Montgomery County Council President Hans Riemer met the media Monday and discussed small cell towers, wineries and breweries in the Ag Reserve and a minimum wage technical correction.

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October 1, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Five Things to Know for Oct. 1 in Montgomery County

It’s Monday, Oct. 1, and it’s a heavy day for local politics in Montgomery County: 1. County Executives Face Off: Montgomery Community Media hosts the county executive candidates in a forum. You can watch Democrat Marc Elrich, Republican Robin Ficker and Independent Nancy Floreen square off on Channels 19, 21 and 995 HD and live-streamed […]

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September 17, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Riemer Talks About Ag Reserve Regs to Expand Alcohol Production

Montgomery County Council members will discuss proposals to expand wineries, breweries, distilleries and cideries in the county’s Ag Reserve at its meeting Tuesday. Council President Hans Riemer talked about the proposals at his Monday meeting with the media: You can find the staff report on the proposals by clicking here.  

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September 17, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Five Things to Know for Sept. 17 in Montgomery County

Here are five things you need to know today, Monday, Sept. 17, in Montgomery County: 1. Latin Films: The Latin American Film Festival continues at the AFI Silver Theatre in Silver Spring with The Heiresses at 5:20 p.m., Pablo’s Word at 7:20 p.m. and Djon Africa at 9:45 p.m. 2. Municipal Monday: The Rockville Mayor […]

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June 11, 2018 | Staff Writer

Riemer Discusses Stormwater Veto with Media

At Monday’s meeting with the media, Montgomery County Council President Hans Riemer said the council was reviewing County Executive Ike Leggett’s veto of a line item in the county capital budget concerning stormwater management. In May, Leggett said he objected to the council’s opposition to his proposed changes to the stormwater management construction program. The […]

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