It’s Thursday, May 12 and here are five things to know in Montgomery County.
1. Montgomery County Council: Committee meetings today.
The Council meets on Thursday, May 12 at 9:30 a.m. to continue their budget work on multiple agency, department & office budgets including Montgomery County Public Schools, Montgomery College, Libraries, Recreation & more. View the Council staff reports https://t.co/u6x4Vb8QAm. pic.twitter.com/g6exVKNJLD
— Montgomery Council (@MoCoCouncilMD) May 11, 2022
Click here to see the full agenda.
All Committee meetings are televised live on County Cable Montgomery, streaming live at http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/council/ondemand/index.html Videos are archived and available on-demand 24 hours after the meeting concludes.
2. Board of Education: Distinguished Service to Public Education Awards.
.@mocoboe has announced its recipients for the 25th Annual Awards for Distinguished Service to Public Education. The awards were established by the Board of Education to recognize exemplary contributions to public education and to MCPS. https://t.co/Tuvlo9vaIu
— MCPS (@MCPS) May 9, 2022
Watch Online: Meetings are webcast live here.
Watch on TV: Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 34 , Verizon FIOS Channel 36, and RCN Channel 89. Meetings are rebroadcast at 1 p.m. on the Saturday and Sunday following the meeting.
3. Planning Board: Meeting before taking a tour of the Great Seneca Science Corridor Area at 9:00 a.m.
This week, the Planning Board has a short meeting before taking a tour of the Great Seneca Science Corridor Area. See the full agenda for Thursday, May 12: https://t.co/hR8cLbSkFY pic.twitter.com/buzyoqLCes
— Montgomery Planning (@montgomeryplans) May 9, 2022
See the agenda here.
4. Naturalist Hour: Learn approaches to designing a garden that works for you and your wild neighbors today at 7 p.m. ANS Garden Manager Alice Sturm will help you understand how to assess existing habitat in your yard or garden and how to incorporate ecological principles to maximize those habitats to benefit birds and pollinators.
Need some inspiration?
TONIGHT: Hear about a wonderful organization helping wounded veterans enjoy the outdoors
TOMORROW: Learn how to create outdoor spaces that are both human-friendly and pollinator-friendly.
— anstweets (@ANStweets) May 11, 2022
More information and registration here.
5. Washington DC Temple: (ICYM) Open to the public today for tours until June 11.
For more information click here.
And as a reminder to our loyal readers…Find the latest coronavirus news updates in Montgomery County here.