Five Things to Know Today, Dec. 4, in Montgomery County

Today is Friday, Dec. 4, and here are five things to know in Montgomery County.

1.Metro to Discuss Proposed Budget Cuts: WMATA is holding a board meeting today at 9:00 a.m. to discuss proposed service cuts in the Fiscal year 2022 budget. WMATA’s proposal includes no rail service on weekends and eliminating nearly half of the Metrobus routes. Click here to view the agenda.

2. Christmas Tree Shopping Tip: Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service officials say if you’re purchasing a ‘fresh’ tree from a local MCFRS firehouse or other local county groups to choose a tree with fresh, green needles that do not fall off when touched. See the tweet below for more details.

3. COVID-19 Info Portal:  There’s a tool available where you can look up the number of COVID-19 cases in your community based on zip codes. Click here to visit the COVID-19 Information Portal.


4. Food Distribution Event: There’s a drive-thru food distribution event happening today at the Bethesda Chevy-Chase Rescue Squad from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. . Click here for more information on food resources.

5. COVID-19 Testing: Free walk-in and drive-through COVID-19 testing are available throughout the county at nine testing sites today. The schedule of clinics may be found here.

And as a reminder to our loyal readers…Find the latest coronavirus news updates in Montgomery County here.Coronavirus photo for tag page

For the latest news and events in Montgomery County, stay with MyMCMedia. We hope you will also follow MyMCMedia on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Write a Comment

Related Articles