meet the media

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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April 16, 2018 | Staff Writer

Riemer Meets the Media

Montgomery Council President Hans Riemer talked to reporters Monday about the fiscal 2019 budget, an effort to provide legal representation to low-income immigrants who face deportation, STEM instruction at the KID Museum, the Costco suit and the capital budget reconciliation.

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April 9, 2018 | Staff Writer

Riemer Meets the Media

Montgomery County Council President Hans Riemer meets with reporters to discuss new zoning regs for large companies moving into the county, a new regulation to add clarity to winery regs, the budget and the fate of the old Silver Spring library.

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March 19, 2018 | Staff Writer

Riemer Meets the Media, March 19

Council President Hans Riemer has his regular meeting with the media. He talks about the budget, small-cell antennas and his hip.

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February 12, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Council President Riemer Meets the Media

Metro funding and small cell antennas dominated Montgomery County Council President Hans Riemer’s “meet the media” session on Feb. 12.

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February 5, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Riemer Meets the Media

In his regular meeting with members of the media, Montgomery County Council President Hans Riemer discusses a tax study performed by the Maryland Comptroller’s Office, a bill that could threaten local governments’ ability to regulate small cell antennas, the council’s work on the capital budget and economic development for breweries. Two Metro topics also came […]

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January 22, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Riemer Meets the Media

Council President Hans Riemer meets the media Jan. 22 where the topics are Montgomery County’s selection as one of 20 potential sites for the new Amazon “HQ2,” the government shutdown and the council’s efforts to trim the current budget because of a revenue shortfall.

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January 22, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Five Things to Know for Jan. 22 in Montgomery County

Here’s five things to know today, Monday, Jan. 22, in Montgomery County: 1. New Police Station: The Bethesda police district gets a new police station at 4823 Rugby Ave. County Executive Ike Leggett and other officials will cut the ribbon at 1:30 p.m. 2. Savings Plan: The Council’s Health and Human Services Committee considers nearly […]

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January 16, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Five Things to Know for Jan. 16 in Montgomery County

Here’s five things to know today, Tuesday, Jan. 16, in Montgomery County: 1. Capital Budget: County Executive Ike Leggett discusses his capital budget at a press conference at 11 a.m. 2. Meet the Media: County Council President Hans Riemer holds his regular meeting with the media today at 12:30 p.m. in the Council Office Building. […]

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November 27, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Meeting the Media, Nov. 27

Montgomery County Council President Roger Berliner met with members of the media on Monday and discussed: climate resolutions, a new park in Bethesda, a Purple Line event Tuesday, Metro funding and gang violence.

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