traffic safety

February 10, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

Council President Katz Sees Walkable Communities As Top Priority

Montgomery County Council President Sidney Katz met with media today to talk about pressing issues for the council. He discussed the pedestrian, bicycle and traffic safety town hall that took place at Wheaton High School on Sunday. About 200 people attended the town hall to suggest ways to reduce pedestrian and bicycle accidents in the […]

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December 1, 2017 | Mitti Hicks

Public safety issue at Great Seneca Highway and Orchard Ridge Road featured on Montgomery Community Media.

MCDOT Wins State Grant for Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Projects

The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) has awarded local jurisdictions and non-profits with more than $20 million in grant money to support improvements for 43 bicycle and pedestrian safety projects across the state including here in Montgomery County. Montgomery County’s Department of Transportation has received a grant of $269,834 to install four bikeshare stations along […]

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December 1, 2015 | Maureen Chowdhury

Police Captain Tom Didone Discusses Pedestrian and Driver Safety (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Captain Tom Didone, director of the Montgomery County Police Department’s Traffic Division, offers holiday safety tips for pedestrians and drivers.

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November 29, 2015 | Maureen Chowdhury

Darrel Drobnich on Pedestrian, Bicycle and Driver Safety During the Holidays (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Video Extra, Darrel Drobnich, chair of the Pedestrian, Bicycle and Traffic Safety Advisory Committee, offers advice on how pedestrians and drivers can be more alert during the winter season. Related Posts: 

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November 3, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, Nov. 3, in Montgomery County

Here are your five things to know today, Nov. 3rd, in Montgomery County, Maryland: 1. Vote! It’s Election Day in the cities of Gaithersburg, Rockville and Takoma Park. 2. Montgomery County Councilmember Roger Berliner is holding a “Day of Action” today to focus on traffic safety. 3. The Office of Legislative Oversight (OLO) is expected […]

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September 9, 2015 | Staff Writer

Highway Safety Study Touts Montgomery County Speed Cameras (VIDEO)

A study released by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety found that Montgomery County’s speed cameras are making a difference when it comes to safety on local roads. Take a look: Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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September 1, 2013 | Staff Writer

How to Respond to a Distracted Driver?

With nearly 600,000 Marylanders expected to hit the roads this Labor Day weekend, AAA Mid-Atlantic is reminding motorists to be careful and pay attention while traveling this holiday weekend, especially after several tragedies as well as “close calls” on Maryland roads in recent weeks. AAA Mid-Atlantic offers the following tips to safely respond to a […]

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July 17, 2012 | Staff Writer

Valerie Ervin

Council Members To Help Dedicate New Traffic Light In Wheaton

Montgomery County Council members Valerie Ervin, Nancy Navarro and Nancy Floreen will join members of the County’s delegation to the Maryland General Assembly and residents at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, July 20, to celebrate the activation of a new traffic signal at the intersection of Claridge Road and Veirs Mill Road (Maryland Route 586) in […]

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