County Executive Elrich’s Comments on Proposal to Rebuild American Legion Bridge

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page.

The Paperless Airplane

News and Information from the Montgomery County Office of Public Information

November 2019 | Neil Greenberger, Editor

 Bookmark and Share

american region bridge

County Executive Elrich’s Comments on Proposal to Rebuild American Legion Bridge

The governors of Maryland and Virginia recently announced a plan to rebuild the American Legion Bridge that connects the Beltway between Montgomery County and Fairfax County.  Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich issued the following statement on the overall proposal.

Read More

senior on the phone

Consumer Protection Uncovers Deceptive Telemarketing Regarding Alleged Donations to Local Volunteer Firefighters

Residents in Montgomery County have been receiving deceptive telemarketing solicitations from a fictitious business seeking donations to benefit local volunteer firefighters.

Read More


Holiday Schedule for Thanksgiving Day

The Montgomery County government, its services and programs will have numerous scheduled changes on the observation of Thanksgiving Day on Thursday, Nov. 28.

Read More

USG building

Universities at Shady Grove Dedicate Biomedical Sciences and Engineering Building

Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich joined education leaders and government officials from around Maryland to help dedicate a state-of-the-art Biomedical Sciences and Engineering education facility at The Universities at Shady Grove.

Read More

Organic Lawn Care

Montgomery County Pesticide Law Information Will Be Detailed in New Mailing

Montgomery County’s Department of Environmental Protection is mailing information to households and businesses throughout the County to explain the provisions of the County’s pesticide law.

Read More

Elizabeth square

Groundbreaking for Recreation/Aquatic Center and Affordable Senior Apartments in Silver Spring

There was a groundbreaking for a new recreation/aquatic center and affordable apartment building for seniors at Elizabeth Square in Downtown Silver Spring.

Read More

Library Reopen

Montgomery County Public Libraries’ Marilyn Praisner Branch Reopens

The Marilyn Praisner Library Branch in Burtonsville was reopened on Nov. 16 after being closed to be “refreshed.”

Read More

Small Business

Shop Small (Business) on Saturday, Nov. 30

Residents are encouraged to support their local small businesses throughout the holiday season—and especially on Small Business Saturday.

Read More


4Business Charrette Set for Monday, Dec. 9

Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich and County Council Vice President Sidney Katz are encouraging local business owners to attend the charrette at the Wheaton Community Recreation Center

Read More

Budget Form FY21

County Executive Adds Budget Forum on Monday, Dec. 9

Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich has added a special forum with seniors at Leisure World in Silver Spring.

Read More


Brookside Gardens Opens ‘Garden of Lights’ for 22nd Year

Brookside Gardens in Wheaton has again transformed into a magical winter wonderland.

Read More

park valley road bridge

Rebuilt Park Valley Road Bridge Over Sligo Creek Dedicated

Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich joined Silver Spring community members and Federal, State and local officials to dedicate the new Park Valley Road Bridge over Sligo Creek in Silver Spring.

Read More

purple line map

Bus Stop Location Changes Around Silver Spring Transit Center Delayed until January

Previously announced temporary bus stop location changes in and around the Paul S. Sarbanes Transit Center in Downtown Silver Spring to accommodate construction of the Purple Line and Capital Crescent Trail have been delayed until January.

Read More


Office of Procurement Launches of
Solicitation Innovative Tracker

The Montgomery County Office of Procurement has launched an innovative new online tool to find the status of a solicitation from issuance to contract execution. It is the first device of its kind being used by a local government in the Washington region.

Read More


Input Sought for County’s Comprehensive Economic Strategy

Input is being sought for Montgomery County’s Comprehensive Economic Strategy (CES) that proposes a set of strategies to advance the County's future economic prosperity.

Read More

MC volunteers

Tax-Aide Program Returns for Tax Season

The Montgomery County Volunteer Center is returning its Senior Corps RSVP/AARP Tax-Aide Program.

Read More

census 2020

Census Seeks Employees

The 2020 U.S. Census continues seeking employees to work as enumerators next year. The hiring and training process is currently taking place.

Read More