Warmer today and partly cloudy. Check out the weather forecast. Here are five things to know in Montgomery County for Friday, Nov. 15.
1. Be Safe, Be Seen: The “Be Safe, Be Seen” campaign makes two stops today. First, representatives will distribute brochures with safety information and reflective materials at the Lake Forest Transit Center in Gaithersburg from 7 to 9 a.m. Then in the afternoon representatives will be at Wheaton High School from 2 to 3:30 p.m.
2. Voting Closes Today: Cast your vote for the 2020 Maryland voting poll stickers. Students in pre-kindergarten through 12th grade submitted artwork to be used on the “I Voted” stickers. Cast your vote, here.
3. Bridge dedication: Officials and community members come together today at 11 a.m. to dedicate the new Park Valley Road Bridge over Sligo Creek in Silver Spring.
4. ‘Gift Outside the Box’: County Executive Marc Elrich will be at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Rockville at noon to announce a public awareness campaign to encourage residents to make sustainable choices to reduce waste, support local businesses and encourage volunteerism during the holiday season.
5. Potomac Rapist Arrested: A man believed to be the “Potomac River Rapist” was arrested in South Carolina Wednesday.
And one more thing: Not sure what to do this weekend? Check out our Weekend Planner.