montgomery county government

July 3, 2018 | Staff Writer

Montgomery County Government closings for Independence Day

What’s Open and What’s Closed on July 4

Here’s an overview of what’s open what’s closed in Montgomery County this Independence Day: County Offices – closed Libraries – closed DLC Liquor & Wine Stores (DLC) – all stores will be open 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Recreation – aquatics facilities open until 6 p.m., except the Germantown Indoor Swim Center, which will close at 3 p.m.  All other classes […]

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April 26, 2018 | Staff Writer

Lorna Virgili Recognized for Multicultural Content During EPIC Awards

Since 2009, Lorna Virgili  has served as the official Spanish Language Spokesperson for Montgomery County Government. Prior to county government, Virgili was a reporter for the Telemundo and Univision Networks. Virgili received the EPIC Award for Multicultural Content Content on April 25th. The EPIC award was presented to Virgili by Telemundo 25 reporter Karla Flores. Watch the […]

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January 9, 2018 | Staff Writer

Weather Delays in Montgomery County on Tuesday

The icy weather conditions are resulting in delays at many offices and schools across Montgomery County. Montgomery County Public Schools have announced a two hour delay today. Montgomery County government offices are opening at 10 a.m. Federal agencies in the Washington, D.C. area will open on time.   The city of Gaithersburg has announced the Activity […]

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February 12, 2016 | Laura Rowles

2016 Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber Legislative Agenda Released

The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce will advocate to elected leaders in the State of Maryland for policies that will create a vibrant economy. In that spirit, the Chamber will evaluate legislation based on the five elements of a vibrant economy: The five elements of a vibrant economy: A competitive business climate A place to do business that […]

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February 11, 2016 | Staff Writer

photo WSSC headquarter building in Laurel

Tom Street Named WSSC’s Deputy General Manager for Administration

Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) appoints Tom Street as the company’s new Deputy General Manager for Administration. “I am delighted and excited to have Tom returning to WSSC to help guide and oversee the administrative aspects of the Commission,” WSSC General Manager and CEO Carla Reid said . “I welcome his depth of experience both here and […]

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January 28, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Five Things to Know Today, Jan. 28, In Montgomery County

UPDATE: MCPS will be providing free lunch to all students at 12 schools this afternoon. Here are your five things to know today, Jan. 28, in Montgomery County: 1. Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) are closed today. Administrative offices open on time. 2. MCPS is providing free lunches to all students at eleven schools this […]

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January 27, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Five Things to Know Today, Jan. 27, In Montgomery County

Here are your five things to know today, Jan. 27, in Montgomery County: 1. Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) are closed today. Administrative offices will open two-hours late. 2. Montgomery County Government facilities will open at 10 a.m. today. 3. Ride On will operate most route services today. 4. The City of Takoma Park will […]

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January 22, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Montgomery County Government Closing at Noon Now

Due to the revised National Weather Service forecast now calling for an earlier onset of the snow, Montgomery County government will close at noon today, January 22. The predicted earlier onset of snow has caused the following: MC311, Montgomery County’s informational phone center opened at 6 a.m. today and will remain open 24-hours-a-day through the […]

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October 23, 2015 | Staff Writer

Honor and Gratitude: A Salute to Montgomery County’s Vietnam Veterans (VIDEOS)

Montgomery County will honor the men and women who served during the Vietnam War on October 24th at 10:30 a.m. at the Universities at Shady Grove in Rockville. Now is the time to register for this free program: Honor and Gratitude: A Salute to Montgomery County’s Vietnam Veterans. You can find more information about this program on […]

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October 12, 2015 | Maureen Chowdhury

Montgomery County Government Launches Revamped Website (PHOTO)

Montgomery County Government unveiled a new and improved website today, showcasing more mobile friendly content. The redesign had three specific goals: responsive web design, optimized search engine, and improved navigation.  So, the end result is a much cleaner site that is “information-centric,” with the most current content featured. County officials took into consideration feedback, website […]

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