Montgomery County Council Press Releases & Statements

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12/19/2014 Montgomery County Shows Value of Open Data with SpendingMontgomery Initiative New Initiative Will Help Set a Mark for Financial Transparency in Local Government
12/19/2014 Montgomery Council President Leventhal Will Be Featured Guest on 'En Sintonia' Council Radio Show At 2 p.m. TODAY. Focus Will Be on Priorities During His Presidency; Police Spokesperson Blanca King Also Will Be a Guest
12/17/2014 Montgomery County Council to Hold Public Hearing on Tuesday, Jan. 13, on Bill To Create Development Ombudsman Speakers Can Sign Up to Testify Starting Dec. 18
12/12/2014 Maryland State Delegate David Fraser-Hidalgo Will Be the Featured Guest on 'En Sintonia' Council Radio Show At 2 p.m. TODAY.He Will Talk About Goals at the General Assembly, His Priorities and Work With the Minority Business Community
12/9/2014 Montgomery Council’s Education Committee to Review How MCPS and Agencies Can Work Together on Student Abuse Reports On Monday, Feb. 2, Committee Will Look at Recent Cases of Abuse in Schools and How to Improve Follow-up Procedures
12/9/2014 Montgomery Council to Receive Update on County Fiscal Plan and Economic Indicators That Could Impact Budget Also on Tuesday, Dec. 9: Confirmation of Executive Appointments; OLO Report on ‘Ready for Tomorrow’ Summit
12/8/2014 Montgomery Council Committees to Discuss Impact in County of Unaccompanied Minors Also on Monday, Dec. 8: George B. Thomas Sr. Learning Academy’s Services and Policies
12/5/2014 Council President Leventhal To Meet With Media on Monday, Dec. 8. His First News Briefing Since Being Elected Council President, Topics He Will Discuss Include His Goals for the Upcoming Year, Potential Impact of Maryland Elections
12/5/2014 Montgomery Councilmember Marc Elrich To Receive ‘Excellence in Government’ Award From Montgomery County Sentinel He Will Be Among Those Honored Thursday, Dec. 11, in Rockville
12/5/2014 Montgomery County Councilmember Nancy Navarro Will Be the Featured Guest on ‘En Sintonia’ Council Radio Show
12/4/2014 Montgomery Council Seeks Applicants for County Public Election Fund Committee Deadline for Applications Is Wednesday, Feb. 4, at 5 p.m.
12/4/2014 Montgomery Councilmember Hucker Wants Pregnant Maryland Workers to Know They Have Job Protection Legislation He Helped Pass in Maryland General Assembly in 2013 Allows Them to Stay on the Job
12/3/2014 Montgomery Council Creates Ad Hoc Committee on Liquor Control Councilmembers Hans Riemer, George Leventhal and Marc Elrich Suggest Studying Alternatives to Current Model—Including Whether County Should Continue to Control Distribution of Alcohol for
12/3/2014 Montgomery Council Committees to Discuss County Programs for Homeless Also on Thursday, Dec. 4: Update on Workforce Investment Board Strategic Plan
12/3/2014 Councilmember Riemer Praises County Executive Leggett’s Initiatives to Spur Economic Development With High Speed Networks Proposal to Expand Broadband Made in Executive’s Inauguration Remarks Builds on Riemer’s Initiatives
12/2/2014 Remarks of Montgomery Councilmember Craig Rice Upon Completion of His One Year as County Council President In Summing Up His Year of Leadership, He Tells Fellow Councilmembers: ‘We Certainly Did a Lot This Year’
12/2/2014 Montgomery County Council Elects George Leventhal as President, Nancy Floreen as Vice President for 2014-15 New President States: ‘We Are Going to Show What It Means to be The County That Works’
12/2/2014 Montgomery County Council to Elect New Officers on Tuesday, Dec. 2 Also: Craig Rice to Deliver Remarks on His One Year as Council President; Public Hearings on Taxi-Related Bills; Proposal to Use Plant-Derived Materials for Infill of Artificial Turf Field
12/1/2014 Montgomery Council President Craig Rice’s Remarks at Inauguration of The 18th Montgomery County Council
12/1/2014 Montgomery County Council to Hold Public Hearing on Tuesday, Dec. 2, on Bill to Extend Montgomery Cares Advisory Board Speakers Can Sign Up Now to Testify
12/1/2014 Montgomery Council to Receive Demonstration of New Interactive Fiscal Plan On Tuesday, Dec. 2, Public Will Get First View of Accessible Newly Developed ‘Tool’ That Will Help Measure Effect Of Structural Budget Changes on 6-Year Projections