Montgomery County Council Press Releases & Statements

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7/21/2014 Property Tax Compliance Efforts Initiated by Montgomery Council Could Save County $3.4 Million Each Year $2.9 Million Already Saved Since Early 2012
7/21/2014 Montgomery Council to Receive Report From Right to Vote Task Force Also on Tuesday, July 22: White Oak Science Gateway Plan, Meeting With Directors of Regional Services Centers
7/18/2014 Montgomery Council President Craig Rice to Meet With Media on Monday, July 21 Topics He Will Discuss: Meeting of Washington Region Legislative Leaders That Addressed Human Trafficking and the Council’s Meeting With Senator Ben Cardin
7/18/2014 Montgomery County Council to Meet With Senator Ben Cardin on Monday, July 21 Also: Committees to Meet on eCigarattes, WSSC Rate Study, WSSC on Capabilities During a Power Emergency
7/18/2014 Montgomery College Director of Community Engagement to be Featured Guest on TODAY’S ‘Tuned In’ Radio America Show
7/17/2014 Human Trafficking Focus of Meeting of Local Leaders from Around the Region At Meeting Today in Rockville
7/17/2014 Montgomery Council Public Safety Committee to Discuss Safe Distance Proposal For Discharging of Bows Also on Thursday, July 17: Current Public Safety Projects
7/17/2014 Montgomery Council Public Safety Committee to Discuss Safe Distance Proposal For Discharging of Bows on Thursday, July 17
7/16/2014 Ban the Box’ Bill to Create a Fair Chance for All Applicants by Deferring When Employers Can Ask About Criminal History Introduced Before Montgomery Council on July 16 Councilmembers Elrich, Branson, Navarro and Riemer Provided Details of Proposed B
7/16/2014 Montgomery Council Seeks Applicants for Montgomery County Planning Board
7/16/2014 Montgomery Council’s PHED Committee To Continue Review of Issues for White Oak Science Gateway Master Plan
7/15/2014 MoCo and D.C. Councils to Hold First Ever Joint Transportation and Environment Committee Meeting On Wednesday, July 16. Discussion Include How to Enhance Coordination Between Neighboring Jurisdictions on Bus Rapid Transit, Streetcars and Metrobus Routes
7/15/2014 Montgomery County Councilmember Roger Berliner’s Statement on Naming of Casey Anderson as Planning Board Chair
7/15/2014 Montgomery Council Names Casey Anderson New Chair of County Planning Board
7/14/2014 Montgomery Council to Name New Chair of County Planning Board on Tuesday, July 15 Also: Zoning Designations; OLO Report on Alternative Infrastructure Financing Methods; Ban the Box Legislation; Bow Discharge Safety Area Public Hearing
7/14/2014 Montgomery County and D.C. Councils to Hold First Ever Joint Transportation and Environment Committee Meeting
7/14/2014 ‘Ban the Box’ Bill That Would Prohibit Certain Employers From Conducting Criminal Background Checks of Job Applicants to be Introduced Before Montgomery County Council.
7/14/2014 Montgomery Council Education Committee to Hold Worksession on OLO Report on Performance of County High Schools
7/14/2014 Montgomery Council President Craig Rice to Meet With Media on Monday, July 14 At 12 Noon on Monday, Topics He Will Discuss Include the Meeting of Council and Board of Education, Planning Board Chair Selection, Disparity Study in County Procurement
7/11/2014 Montgomery County Councilmember Staff Members to be Featured Guests on TODAY’S ‘Tuned In’ Radio America Show
7/10/2014 Montgomery Council Audit Committee to Receive Update from Inspector General on Thursday, July 10
7/8/2014 Montgomery Council Unanimously Approves Marijuana Decriminalization Resolution
7/7/2014 Montgomery Council to Take Action on Resolution Urging State to Decriminalize Possession of Adult Marijuana Paraphernalia Also on Tuesday, July 8: Interviews of Applicants for Chair of Planning Board, Recognizing Montgomery’s Top High Schools
7/7/2014 Montgomery County Council to Interview 5 Applicants for Planning Board Chair on Tuesday, July 8, in Rockville
7/7/2014 Montgomery Council President Craig Rice to Meet With Media TODAY, Monday, July 7 Among Topics He Will Discuss Are the Upcoming Interviews to Decide a New Chair of the County Planning Board, the Outcome of the Close District 5 Council Race from the Marylan
7/3/2014 Montgomery Council’s PHED Committee To Review Land Use Issues for White Oak Science Gateway Master Plan On Monday, July 7, Worksession Will Look at 3 Key Centers: White Oak, Hillandale and the FDA Life Sciences Village
7/3/2014 Montgomery Council President Craig Rice to Meet With Media on Monday, July 7
7/2/2014 Montgomery Council PHED Committee to Discuss District Map Amendment Worksession on Thursday, July 3, Follows Council’s Approval of a New Montgomery Zoning Code; Worksession on White Oak Gateway Plan Cancelled