Rockville Mayor Bridget Donnell Newton

September 13, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Rockville Will Try to Be More Customer Friendly

Rockville needs to work on making its procedures more customer friendly among the people who need city services. “That’s not just business community. It’s a residential community as well,” Mayor Bridget Donnell Newton said. “If people need to put up a fence, we need to be expeditious. … As the city manager said, ‘Time is […]

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June 20, 2017 | Staff Writer

Rockville City Council Passes Fostering Community Trust Ordinance

The Rockville City Council and Mayor Bridget Donnell Newton  passed a new law during their recent council meeting that outlines how all city staff will engage with the public. The Fostering Community Trust ordinance was added to the City of Rockville’s Human Rights code, which restricts City of Rockville employees, including police officers, from requesting […]

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December 22, 2016 | Staff Writer

Rockville Mayor Bridget Donnell Newton Elected Chairman of the Transportation Planning Board

Rockville Mayor Bridget Donnell Newton was unanimously elected chairman of the National Capital Region Transportation Planning Board (TPB) on Wednesday for 2017, according to a news release. The TPB prepares plans and programs that the federal government must approve in order for federal transportation funds to flow to the region. It includes local governments, state […]

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March 18, 2016 | Staff Writer

“If I Were Mayor” Essay Contest in Rockville (VIDEO)

Local fourth graders are encouraged to enter the annual “If I Were Mayor,” essay contest. Rock 11 Now’s Kathy Dantzler reports. Visit our PEG partner Rock 11 Now to view more of its programming.

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June 14, 2015 | Staff Writer

Rockville’s 26th Annual Public Safety Awards (VIDEO)

The City of Rockville recently recognized several members of public safety agencies for outstanding service. Rockville 11 has the story. Visit our PEG partner Rockville11 to view more of its programming.

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April 3, 2015 | Staff Writer

Rockville Nonprofit to Host Sessions to Brainstorm and Plan a Science Center

Rockville Science Center, a local nonprofit that explores science, is hosting a series of brainstorm sessions to involve the members of the community in planning for a new facility. These meetings are scheduled for May 9, 30, June 13, 27, and July 11, 25 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The first two meeting will […]

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