It’s Wednesday, May 11, and here are five things to know in Montgomery County.
1. Weekly Briefing: County Executive Marc Elrich and health leaders will hold their media briefing at 12:30 p.m. Residents can watch live on MCM channels 21 and 995 (HD), County Cable Montgomery and on the county’s Facebook page and YouTube channel.
📢 @MontCoExec Marc Elrich will provide #COVID19 updates at his weekly media briefing tomorrow at 12:30 p.m. (Wednesday, May 11). 📺 Watch live on Facebook and @CountyCableMoCo. 💻 For more information ➡️ https://t.co/UQRIpfcZDS. pic.twitter.com/pqTGZBLqi6
— Montgomery County MD (@MontgomeryCoMD) May 10, 2022
2. Road Closure: Starting today, the Maryland State Highway Administration will temporarily close and detour a section of Brookeville Road so crews can relocate a sewer line. The Administration expects the work will be complete by late spring, weather permitting.
Detours will be in place, drivers are advised to use as alternate routes
— MCDOT (@MCDOTNow) May 6, 2022
3. Food Distributions: Stop by food distributions at the Clifton Park Baptist Church from 8:30-11 a.m. and at The People’s Community Baptist Church from 1-3 p.m. See more here.
4. Libraries: Check out virtual and in-person programming offered today with Montgomery County Public Libraries.
5. ICYMI: Yesterday, the Montgomery County Board of Education unanimously voted in favor of naming Gaithersburg Cluster Elementary School #8 after Harriet Tubman.
And as a reminder to our loyal readers…Find the latest coronavirus news updates in Montgomery County here.