Councilmember Tom Hucker

April 8, 2020 | Michelle Queen

Hucker’s Business Webinar to Feature Maryland Commerce Secretary

Maryland Department of Commerce Secretary Kelly Schulz joins Montgomery County Council Vice President Tom Hucker for a webinar to discuss programs offered by the Maryland Department of Commerce to assist businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The webinar for businesses takes place Thursday, April 9 at 3 p.m. The meeting also features Montgomery County Business […]

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March 13, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

Ride On Ofrecerá Servicios de Autobús Gratuitos

Los autobuses de Ride On serán gratuitos a partir del lunes 16 de marzo. El concejal del condado de Montgomery, Tom Hucker, compartió la noticia en Twitter y explicó que los pasajeros abordarán por la puerta trasera para limitar las interacciones entre los pasajeros y los operadores de autobuses. Las puertas delanteras solo se usarán […]

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March 13, 2020 | Veronica Canales

Ride On Will Offer Temporary Free Bus Services

Ride On buses will be free starting Monday, March 16. The Montgomery Countyh Department of Transportation (MCDOT) announced it will temporarily suspend fare collection for riders of the county’s Ride On bus services. Montgomery County Councilmember Tom Hucker shared the news on Twitter, explaining that passengers will board via the rear door in order to […]

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March 10, 2020 | Michelle Queen

Council Recognizes National Champion Maryland Bobcats Soccer Team

The Montgomery County Council has issued a proclamation recognizing the Maryland Bobcats soccer team on their national championship. The Maryland Bobcats became the United Premier Soccer League national champions with their win against the Santa Ana winds FC 3-1 Feb. 10 in Miami. The league was formed in 2011 and currently includes more than 300 […]

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March 9, 2020 | Staff Writer

Montgomery Council Cancels Monday’s Transportation Public Forum

The Transportation and Environment (T&E) Committee has canceled Monday night’s public forum that was scheduled for 7 p.m. at the County Council Office Building in Rockville. At Monday morning’s media briefing, Council President Sidney Katz announced that two the public forum had been canceled given the coronavirus situation. “Transportation and Environment Chair Tom Hucker has […]

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February 26, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

Ley Exige Aire Acondicionado para Viviendas de Alquiler

El Concejo del Condado de Montgomery aprobó el martes el proyecto de ley 24-19 que requerirá que los propietarios de viviendas de alquiler proporcionen aire acondicionado del 1 de mayo al 30 de septiembre. Se requerirá que los propietarios mantengan la (s) unidad (es) de aire acondicionado seguras y en buenas condiciones. El vicepresidente del […]

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February 25, 2020 | Alexandra Macia

Council Passes Bill to Require Air Conditioning for Rental Housing

Montgomery County Council passed Bill 24-19 Tuesday which will require landlords of rental housing to provide air conditioning from May 1 through September 30. Landlords will be required to keep the air conditioning unit(s) safe and in good working condition. Council Vice President Tom Hucker proposed three amendments to the bill as well. The council […]

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February 25, 2020 | Alexandra Macia

Council Vice President Hucker Introduces Balloon Ban Bill

Montgomery County Council Vice President Tom Hucker introduced a bill today that would ban the release of helium-filled latex and mylar balloons. These balloons can travel hundreds of miles before deflating. Once they’ve fallen to earth the balloons can become life threatening to sea turtles, birds and land animals that may mistake them for prey […]

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February 25, 2020 | Deirdre Byrne

Five Things to Know for Feb. 25 in Montgomery County

Happy Mardi Gras to those celebrating! It’s Tuesday, Feb. 25 and here are five things to know in Montgomery County. 1. Council in Session: Montgomery County Council meets at 9 a.m. in the Council Hearing Room, located at 100 Maryland Avenue in Rockville. Here’s a look at the agenda for the meeting. Notably, the council […]

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February 10, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

Reunión Comunitaria Abordó el Tema de Seguridad Peatonal

Alrededor de 200 personas llenaron el auditorio de Wheaton High School, el domingo por la tarde, para ofrecer sus opiniones y sugerencias sobre las mejores opciones para reducir los accidentes de peatones y bicicletas en el condado de Montgomery. Los miembros del Concejo del condado, junto con los funcionarios del Departamento de Transporte de Maryland, […]

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