County Executive Elrich Fights For Increased Funding for School Construction

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February 2020 | Judy Stiles, Editor

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County Executive Elrich Fights For Increased Funding for School Construction

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Marc Elrich and Other County Executives Fight for Increased Funds for School Construction

Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich joined by other county executives voiced support for increased state funding for school construction at a standing-room-only state legislative session in Annapolis.

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Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich Names Wade Holland as New Coordinator of County’s Vision Zero Program and Presents 2020 Plan

Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich named Wade Holland as the new full-time coordinator of the County’s Vision Zero program at a recent press event.

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Updates on the Coronavirus 

The 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Outbreak is a constantly evolving situation; and Montgomery County’s Department of Health and Human Services, working with the Maryland Department of Health, will provide updates as they become available. Visit

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Montgomery County Recreation Announces New Senior Programs and Services at Wheaton Library and Community Recreation Center Complex

Montgomery County’s seventh County Senior Center is now open.

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Census Bureau is Hiring

Looking for work? The Census Bureau is hiring census workers in Montgomery County.

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Summer Will Be Here Before You Know It; When School is Out Montgomery County Recreation Is All In

Montgomery County offers a wide variety of exciting summer programs throughout the County. Registration is now underway for Montgomery County Recreation and Montgomery Parks summer camps.

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Holiday Schedule for Presidents Day Holiday, Monday, Feb. 17

Here is what you need to know about what is open, and what is not, on Presidents Day. 

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County Executive Marc Elrich Speaks Out for Equitable, Renewable Energy Legislation 

County Executive Marc Elrich asserted support for the Community Choice Energy Act at an introduction press conference held in Annapolis on Wednesday, Jan. 29.

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Nine African American War Heroes To Be Honored During Commission on Veterans Affairs Black History Month Tribute

The Montgomery County Commission on Veterans Affairs will honor nine County military veterans with detailed tributes displayed throughout February at Buffalo Soldiers Great Hall at the Silver Spring Civic Building. 

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Women legislative briefing

Hundreds Participate in Montgomery County Commission for Women 40th Annual Women's Legislative Briefing

Hundreds joined County Executive Marc Elrich for the 40th Anniversary of the Women’s Legislative Briefing.

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County Executive Marc Elrich and Council President Sidney Katz Talk Business and Economic Development On Small Business Network

Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich and County Council President Sidney Katz recently participated in a Small Business Network panel discussion at Montgomery Community Media’s studio.

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Suburban Hospital To Open New Building That Will Enhance Patient Services  

Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich attended the dedication ceremony for Suburban Hospital’s North Building on Friday, Jan. 24.

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