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    Thursday, October 01, 2020
    Improvement ProjectOlney Mill Neighborhood Park Construction to interrupt general access to park amenities              Montgomery Parks will be improving accessibility at Olney Mill Neighborhood Park, located 19600 Charlene Manor Road, in Olney, MD. The project will take several weeks to complete and will require the pickleball courts and other amenities be unavailable for use. The work will ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, September 30, 2020
    MEDIA ADVISORY                                                September 30, 2020  Sandy Spring Museum to Re-Open to the Public on October 9th with  New Exhibit Makers Among Us                                             On Exhibit October 9 – November 23, 2020      Open Fridays by reservation only       Great Uncle Harvey by Gabi Mendick Sandy Spring, MD – Sandy Spring Museum reopens to the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, September 29, 2020
    MARYLAND ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR NEW DATA CENTER TAX INCENTIVE PROGRAMCompanies that meet requirements are eligible for up to 20 years of sales and use tax exemption.  BALTIMORE, MD (September 29, 2020) - The Maryland Department of Commerce announced today that it is now accepting applications for the Data Center Maryland Sales and Use Tax Exemption Incentive Program. As part of this new ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, September 28, 2020
    OLNEY THEATRE ANNOUNCES SCHEDULE CHANGES ALONG WITH FURLOUGHS FOR OVER 50% OF STAFF OLNEY, MD — September 28, 2020 — Olney Theatre Center today announced a schedule that aims to resume full production in April of 2021. Because of that decision, over 50% of the full-time staff has been furloughed. The Olney Theatre administrative offices will be closed Friday through Mondays. The remotely ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Sunday, September 27, 2020
    3 Awards for Olney Theatre Center including 2 for Outstanding Leading Performer  Last night the DC theatre community came together for the virtual Helen Hayes Awards ceremony. This year Olney Theatre Center led the pack with 27 nominations across 7 productions. Outstanding Lead Performer in a Musical Mason Alexander ParkCabaret Outstanding Lead Performer in a Musical Malinda Kathleen ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Sunday, September 27, 2020
    Public Hearing Notice: COVID-19 Local Order ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 28, 2020—The Montgomery County Council will introduce, hold a public hearing and vote on a resolution and Board of Health Regulation that would approve Executive Order 117-20 on the COVID-19 Local Order Amending and Restating Order dated September 22, 2020 at 3 p.m. on Thursday, October 1, 2020. (Deadline to sign up to testify is ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Saturday, September 26, 2020
    Available On-Demand for a limited run until October 4! By turns hilarious and haunting, the Tony-winning play The Humans tells the story of the Blakes, a middle-class American family celebrating a most unusual Thanksgiving. Originally scheduled to run during the 2019-2020 Season, the physical production of The Humans was permanently shelved this summer when the COVID-19 pandemic would not relent. ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Saturday, September 26, 2020
    Montgomery Council Seeks Applicants for County Commission on RedistrictingDeadline to apply is 5 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 26 ROCKVILLE, Md., September 25, 2020—The Montgomery County Council is seeking applicants for the County’s 11-member Commission on Redistricting. The positions must be filled by February 1, 2021. The deadline to apply for consideration is 5 p.m. on Monday, October 26, 2020. The ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, September 25, 2020
    Rebroadcasting: MCDOT Ride On Bus to Reinstate Real Time Bus Information as it Adjusts and Improves Schedules On Sunday, September 27. Montgomery County’s Department of Transportation (MCDOT) will adjust Ride On bus service schedules starting Sunday, September 27, to expand service in areas with growing demand and shift resources back toward schedule patterns in place prior to the COVID-19 ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, September 22, 2020
    Plastic waste poses an ecological threat to the environment, is injurious to wildlife and overburdens landfills. In an effort to assess potential mitigation strategies, the Montgomery County Food Council worked with representatives of the Montgomery County Sierra Club and the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce to develop a brief survey that was shared with restaurant owners and managers ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic
    Thursday, August 27, 2020
    Maryland State Board of Elections Encourages Eligible Residents to Register to Vote in November’s General Election   Elections Officials also Urge Those Already Registered to Vote to Verify Their Registration Information OnlineANNAPOLIS (Aug. 27, 2020) – The Maryland State Board of Elections is encouraging eligible residents who have not yet registered to vote in the Nov. 3 general election to ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community
    Wednesday, August 05, 2020
    Maryland Requires Notice Before Reducing OperationsEffective October 1, 2020, the Maryland Economic Stabilization Act, which applies to employers with 50 or more employees, will require notice before a company conducts a “reduction in operations.”A reduction in operations means either relocating part of the employer’s operation or laying off at least 15 employees or 25% of the workforce (whichever ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic