April 29, 2021 | Maryam Shahzad

Montgomery County Will Not Follow State in Lifting Outdoor Dining, Masking Restrictions

On Wednesday, Gov. Larry Hogan lifted Maryland’s outdoor COVID-19 mask mandate effective immediately and lifted all outdoor dining restrictions beginning Saturday, May 1. Counties are allowed to enforce stricter COVID-19 regulations than the state, and Montgomery County leaders said Wednesday evening that current restrictions in the county will remain in place. On Tuesday, the council, […]

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December 12, 2018 | Deirdre Byrne

Five Things to Know for Dec. 12 in Montgomery County

It’s Wednesday, Dec. 12., Christmas is in 13 days, and here are five things to know in Montgomery County. 1. Wondering what to do about PSAT scores?: Aaron Golumbfskie, the education director at PrepMatters is answering PSAT questions to help parents and students understand what kind of testing they need to focus on when it comes to […]

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June 9, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Council Committee Discusses Improving Taxi Service in the County (VIDEO)

The Montgomery County Council’s Transportation, Infrastructure, Energy and Environment (T and E) Committee reviewed three bills this week that could improve taxi service in the county. You can watch some of their discussion below:

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January 19, 2015 | Staff Writer

Proposed Changes to Subdivision Regulations Set for Discussion on Jan. 21

The Montgomery County Planning Department invites community members and developers to discuss the initial draft of the newly revised Subdivision Regulations at a meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 21 from 7-9 p.m. at the Planning Department Headquarters (8787 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring). The proposed changes to Chapter 50 of the current Montgomery County Code which governs […]

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October 28, 2014 | Krista Brick

Council Proposing New Pet Sales Regulations (VIDEO)

How much is that doggie in the window? It won’t be for sale at all if a new bill gets passed by the Montgomery County Council. Montgomery County Council Vice President George Leventhal on Tuesday is expected to introduce Bill 50-14 before the Council that would prohibit a retail pet store from selling any dog […]

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