Today is Monday, Sept. 20, and here are five things to know in Montgomery County.
1. Council Committee Meetings: The Planning, Housing and Economic Development Committee (PHED) and the Public Safety Committee (PS) meet Monday. The morning PHED meeting starts at 9:15 a.m. may be watched live here. Find the agenda and staff reports here. The afternoon PS worksession starts at 1:15 p.m. and may be watched live here. The meeting agenda and staff reports are available online here. The afternoon PHED meeting begins at 1:30 p.m. and may be watched live here. The agenda and staff reports may be found here.
2. Council Media Briefing: Council President Tom Hucker, Vice President Gabe Albornoz, and Councilmember Nancy Navarro are holding a media briefing today at 11 a.m. to discuss Tuesday’s Council meeting and the planned Hispanic Heritage Month commemoration. Deputy Health Officer Dr. James Bridgers will provide a public health update. The briefing will be streamed on the Council’s Facebook here.
3. Municipal Monday: The Mayor and Council of Gaithersburg meet virtually at 7:30 p.m.; the agenda may be found here. The Mayor and Council of Rockville hold a virtual meeting at 7 p.m. The meeting agenda may be found here.
4. Harvest Moon: Make sure you look up tonight to see the full moon, which is known as the Harvest Moon. It is the last full moon before the autumnal equinox.
5. (ICYMI) Poolesville Day Festival: The community gathered for the Annual Poolesville Day parade and 5K run Saturday. MyMCM was there!
And as a reminder to our loyal readers…Find the latest coronavirus news updates in Montgomery County here.