montgomery county: Police Accountability Board, Montgomery County, Maryland - 06/09/22 03:56 PM
Police Accountability Board, Montgomery County, Maryland
 
Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich has nominated nine residents to serve on the County’s inaugural Police Accountability Board. In April, the Montgomery County Council approved Bill 49-21 that established a Police Accountability Board (PAB). State law requires every Maryland county to establish a PAB by July 1.
The bill approved by the Council calls for the County Executive to make nominations for the PAB and for the nominees to be confirmed by the County Council. Establishment of the PAB is in accordance with House Bill 670 approved by the Maryland General Assembly in 2021. The State law … (8 comments)

montgomery county: Senior Safety Forum, Montgomery County, Maryland - 06/08/22 08:40 AM
Senior Safety Forum, Montgomery County, Maryland
 
Senior Safety Forum is a series of informative and fun Live Stream seminars discussing Staying Connected Safely. Each session includes active audience participation through music, yoga, or meditation and Q & A opportunities! Register online: http://ow.ly/rM5Q50JrNUM
 
This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.
 
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montgomery county: Food Security Community Call, Montgomery County, Maryland - 06/06/22 03:58 PM
Food Security Community Call, Montgomery County, Maryland
 
Please join us as we discuss the connection between food insecurity and mental health, learn more about the mental health services provided in the county. 
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcqfumhrz0rG9GUD26i8Oaq2RL5NPejup-u 
This is a Montgomery County Food Council announcement.
 
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montgomery county: Free At-home COVID-19 PCR Test Kits, Montgomery County, Maryland  - 06/05/22 01:22 PM
Free At-home COVID-19 PCR Test Kits, Montgomery County, Maryland  
Montgomery County residents have several ways to get tested for COVID-19:
At-Home Rapid Antigen tests are recommended for those with COVID-19 symptoms. Results are available in 15 minutes. The County continues to provide free at-home rapid test kits at 19 library locations. Residents can pick up two free test kits and results can be reported online. Find information about test kits and where to pick them up at www.montgomerycountymd.gov/covid19/testing.html. At-Home PCR tests are available at six locations in the community. The self-tests are recommended for individuals with COVID-19 exposure, but who have no symptoms. … (12 comments)

montgomery county: Food Distribution Events This Week, Montgomery County, Maryland - 06/05/22 01:10 PM
Food Distribution Events This Week, Montgomery County, Maryland
 
There are several different food distribution events scheduled for this week in Montgomery County, Maryland.   Visit ow.ly/EhXl50Joy4m for more information. This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.
 
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montgomery county: Reproductive Care Protection, Montgomery County, Maryland - 05/17/22 10:29 AM
Reproductive Care Protection, Montgomery County, Maryland
 
Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich announced that he will ask the County Council for supplemental funding of $1 million for services and support to ensure access to abortion, family planning, reproductive and maternal health providers in the County. The funding will ensure that nonprofit providers in the County and assisting organizations will be able to serve the growing need by:
Assisting with wraparound services to those who are accessing abortion services to providers, as well as to those who choose to have children. Providing grants to organizations in the County that provide abortion services. Support organizations … (9 comments)

montgomery county: Ages 50+ Online Programs, Montgomery County, May 10-12, 2022 - 05/09/22 07:59 AM
Ages 50+ Online Programs, Montgomery County, May 10-12, 2022
 
Senior Planet Montgomery, a technology training program designed for County learners 50 and older, is offering free online classes that focus on how to thrive at home. Classes, which are offered live via video conference, enhance a wide variety of life skills. Classes for Seniors May 9-13 will include “Fitness Apps” and “Introduction to Social Media.”
In addition to classes in English, two classes will be taught in Spanish, and one class will be taught in Mandarin. A variety of exercise classes also will be offered.
During the fall and winter program quarters, more than … (4 comments)

montgomery county: COVID-19 Response: Housing Week, Montgomery County, Maryland - 03/13/22 11:33 AM
COVID-19 Response: Housing Week, Montgomery County, Maryland
 
Our #COVID19 remembrance month continues with Housing Week. Join us as we highlight the efforts by numerous people and organizations to ensure people had a place to live and were not displaced during the pandemic.   https://buff.ly/3CKIwQp 
@MCGMDDHCAThis is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.
 
 
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montgomery county: Presidents Day Schedule, Montgomery County, Maryland - 02/11/22 10:48 AM
Presidents Day Schedule, Montgomery County, Maryland
 
The Montgomery County Government will observe the following schedule changes for Presidents Day on Monday, Feb. 21:
County offices—Closed. State offices and courts—Closed. State Motor Vehicle Administration offices and Vehicle Emissions Inspection Program stations—Closed. Libraries—Closed. COVID-19 test kit and mask distributions at libraries—No distributions on Feb. 21. Alcohol Beverage Services (ABS)—Stores open noon-6 p.m. Ride On—Will operate on new schedules that went into effect on Jan. 16. Those schedules can be viewed at https://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/DOT-Transit/january-16-2022-schedules.html. Ride On extRa and Flex—Not in service. Flash—Will operate on a weekend schedule (Orange Line only). MARC Train and Commuter Bus—Information available at https://www.mta.maryland.gov/marc-train-presidents-day. … (21 comments)

montgomery county: Free Food Distribution Events Feb. 1-5, Montgomery County, MD - 01/31/22 12:13 PM
Free Food Distribution Events Feb 1-5, Montgomery County, MD
There are several free food distribution events scheduled this week in Montgomery County, Maryland. Please share these announcements with families that may be food insecure.
 
 
 
 
 
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montgomery county: Women's Legislative Briefing, Montgomery County, Maryland - 01/18/22 11:03 AM
Women's Legislative Briefing, Montgomery County, Maryland
The Montgomery County, Maryland Commission for Women will host its 42nd Annual Women’s Legislative Briefing virtually on Sunday, January 30, 2022, from 12:30 to 5 p.m. This year’s theme is “Voting Women Change Everything.”
Read the news release https://buff.ly/3tyS26t. #MoCoWLB
This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.
 
 
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montgomery county: Free COVID-19 Test Kit Distribution, Montgomery County, Maryland - 01/07/22 11:42 AM
Free COVID-19 Test Kit Distribution, Montgomery County, Maryland
Montgomery County residents will be able to pick up FREE rapid at-home COVID-19 test kits at 19 Montgomery County Public Libraries starting on Monday, January 10, 2022. The kits will be available on a first come, first served basis until supplies run out. https://buff.ly/3HKOUYU.
This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.
 
 
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montgomery county: Montgomery County, Maryland Mask Update, January, 2022 - 01/06/22 07:48 AM
Montgomery County, Maryland Mask Update, January, 2022
The new Board of Health regulation continues indoor mask requirements at any location accessible to the public in Montgomery County until at least January 31, 2022.
Details https://buff.ly/3qUw76P
This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.
 
 
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montgomery county: Harm Reduction Services, Montgomery County, Maryland - 12/29/21 10:50 AM
Harm Reduction Services, Montgomery County, Maryland
Syringe Services and disposal is an evidence-based public health program designed to reduce overdose deaths and the spread of HIV, Hepatitis C, and other blood-borne infections among people who inject drugs, their families and the community.
Learn more:  http://ow.ly/QU6c50HjZIS 
This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.
 
 
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montgomery county: Winter Break Opportunities for Students, Montgomery County, MD - 12/22/21 02:22 PM
Winter Break Opportunities for Students, Montgomery County, MD
During winter break several community partners are offering in-person, live and on-demand opportunities to students. Learn more https://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/students/out-of-school-time/
 
This is a Connect Montgomery announcement.
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montgomery county: 2021 Christmas Holiday Schedule, Montgomery County, Maryland - 12/19/21 03:33 PM
2021 Christmas Holiday Schedule, Montgomery County, Maryland
 
The Montgomery County Government will observe the following schedule changes for the Christmas holiday weekend on Friday, Dec. 24, and Saturday, Dec. 25:
County offices – Closed. State offices and courts – Closed. Libraries – Closed Dec. 24 - 25. Alcohol Beverage Services (ABS)—Stores open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on Dec. 24. Closed Dec. 25. Ride On—Will operate on a Sunday schedule on Dec. 24-25. Ride On extRa and Flex—Not in service. Flash—Will operate on a weekend schedule (Orange Line only) on Dec. 24-25. MARC Train and Commuter Bus – Information available at https://www.mta.maryland.gov/schedule?type=marc-train/ TRiPS Silver Spring … (9 comments)

montgomery county: Food Resources This Week, Montgomery County, Maryland - 12/19/21 11:12 AM
Food Resources This Week, Montgomery County, Maryland
For information on food distribution events happening this week in Montgomery County, visit https://buff.ly/3sc5nkr.
Please share this information with families that may be food insecure.
This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.
 
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montgomery county: Keeping Seniors Safe, Montgomery County, Maryland - 12/18/21 12:16 PM
Keeping Seniors Safe, Montgomery County, Maryland
 
Learn more about the Montgomery County Police Department's Keeping Seniors Safe program! The program was established to increase awareness of safety issues within the senior community and to provide guidance and resources to seniors. Details: https://buff.ly/3ysQj35
This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.
 
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montgomery county: New Parking Rates, Montgomery County, Maryland - 12/17/21 02:59 PM
New Parking Rates, Montgomery County, Maryland
New parking rates at Montgomery County-operated garages, parking lots and street meters will go into effect beginning on Monday, Jan. 3, and will be implemented in stages over the following months. The Montgomery County Council adopted the parking rates as part of the Fiscal Year 2022 budget process.  
Click on this link to read more.
This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.
 
 
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montgomery county: Virtual ‘Procurement Fair’, Montgomery County, Maryland - 12/03/21 11:41 AM
Virtual ‘Procurement Fair’, Montgomery County, Maryland 
Companies interested in potentially doing business with the Montgomery County Government and earning government contracts can learn about the process and opportunities available at a “Procurement Fair” that will be hosted virtually by the Office of Procurement from 8:30 a.m.-noon on Wednesday, Dec. 15. There is no cost to attend the fair.
During the fair, contract administrators representing various County departments will discuss their expectations and the relevant solicitations.
Opening remarks for the fair will be offered by Director of the Office of Procurement Ash Shetty, Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich and Assistant Chief Administrative Officer Jake Weissmann.
“Last … (11 comments)

 


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