Montgomery County Council Press Releases & Statements

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11/25/2014 Montgomery County Council Enacts Bill to Redefine Road and Sidewalk Standards Bill Adopts Safe Speed Limits, Makes Communities Safer for Pedestrians and Bicyclists, Particularly in Emerging Urban Areas
11/25/2014 Montgomery Council to Introduce Bills to Change Minimum Wage Date and Ban Electric Cigarettes on Tuesday, Nov. 25 Also: In Final Session of 17th County Council, Farewells for Councilmembers Phil Andrews and Cherri Branson
11/24/2014 Councilmember Nancy Floreen to Introduce Bill That Would Restrict Use of Electronic Cigarettes in Public Spaces and Prohibit Use by Minors Bill to be Introduced Before Montgomery Council on Tuesday, Nov. 25 Would Require Child-resistant Packaging
11/24/2014 Montgomery Council Committee to Discuss College / Career Readiness in MCPS Also on Monday, Nov. 24: Requiring Certain County Contractors to Provide Health Insurance for Their Employees
11/21/2014 Montgomery Council President Craig Rice to Meet With Media on Monday, Nov. 24 Topics He Will Discuss Include Potential Impact of Maryland Elections; New Council Committee Assignments; Proposed Change in County Minimum Wage Schedule
11/21/2014 Eduardo Lopez of EVS Communications Will Be the Featured Guest on ‘En Sintonia’ Council Radio Show At 2 p.m. TODAY on Radio America WACA 1540 AM, He Will Talk About His Award-Winning Spanish-Language Television Program and Local Issues
11/19/2014 Montgomery Councilmember Riemer Named Finalist for NewDEAL New Ideas Challenge Governors O’Malley and Markell Announce 16 ‘Developing Exceptional American Leaders’ Finalists
11/17/2014 Montgomery Council Committee to Discuss Services for Developmentally Disabled On Tuesday, Nov. 18, HHS Committee Will Address Transition of Clients from DHHS to Private Providers
11/17/2014 Montgomery Council President Craig Rice to Meet With Media TODAY, Monday, Nov. 17 Topics He Will Discuss Include Potential Impact of Maryland Elections; New Council Committee Assignments; Proposed Change in County Minimum Wage Schedule
11/14/2014 Montgomery Councilmember Nancy Floreen to Receive Phyllis Campbell Newsome Public Policy Leadership Award On Tuesday, Nov. 18, She Will Be Honored for Working to Build Stronger Nonprofit Sector, More Vibrant Community
11/14/2014 Council President Craig Rice to Meet With Media on Monday, Nov. 17 Topics He Will Discuss Include Potential Impact of Maryland Elections; New Council Committee Assignments; Proposed Change in County Minimum Wage Schedule
11/13/2014 Montgomery Councilmember Phil Andrews to Participate in Panel Discussion That Will Include Public Financing of Campaigns On Monday, Nov. 17, at AFI Silver Theatre in Silver Spring, He Will Join Congressman John Sarbanes and State Delegates Heather Mizeur
11/7/2014 Councilmember Hans Riemer Will Be Guest on ‘En Sintonia’ Council Radio Show At 2 p.m. TODAY on Radio America WACA 1540 AM, He Will Talk About Silver Spring Placemaking, Redevelopment of Wheaton Town Center, Nighttime Economy Task Force
11/6/2014 ‘Ready for Tomorrow: Education and Workforce Summit’ Now a Special Show On County Cable Montgomery (CCM) Hour Special Captures the Key Points and Enthusiasm from Oct. 18 Event Organized by Councilmember Nancy Navarro
11/6/2014 Montgomery County Council Seeks Applicants for Grants Advisory Group Deadline to Submit Applications Extended to Thurs., Nov. 13
11/5/2014 Montgomery County Councilmember Roger Berliner Asks Colleagues to Consider Alternative Organic Infill Materials for Future Artificial Turf Fields
11/5/2014 Elrich, Floreen, Leventhal, Riemer Win in Unofficial Results of Montgomery County Council At-Large Races Unofficial Winners in Council District Races: Berliner (District 1), Rice (District 2), Katz (District 3); Navarro (District 4) and Hucker (District 5
11/4/2014 Montgomery County Election Night Coverage to Be Broadcast Live on Local Cable TONIGHT. 6 Stations in County’s PEG Organization Will Be First To Announce Results of County Executive, County Council, Governor, General Assembly Races