Project Updates: Innovation in the Food System

The Montgomery County Food Council and the Innovation Program presented at a County Council work session on April 10th, 2014 to discuss the future endeavors of the Food Council and what it means for Montgomery County. The County Council information … Continue reading

Inmate Cell Phone Legislation

The Pre-Release and Reentry Services Division of the Montgomery County Department of Correction and Rehabilitation has undergone some major changes in the past few months, revolving around one small change that has made a big difference. The use of prepaid cell phones … Continue reading

MoCo FIRST: Innovation in the School System

Montgomery County Public Schools have a new organization this year, by the name of MoCo FIRST…that is, Montgomery County For the Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST). Eight high schools in Montgomery County participate in the organization, and … Continue reading

Montgomery County Food Council Ted X Viewing Party

We’re passing this along because we thought you might find this of interest! Saturday, March 1st will be a viewing party of the Ted X Manhattan event “Changing the Way We Eat.” It will be held at Bethesda Green at … Continue reading

Buskers: Changing Nightlife in Montgomery County

The Montgomery County Nighttime Economy Task Force worked to identify opportunities to reinvigorate nightlife in Montgomery County, from livening it up with live music to adding cultural experiences that many can partake in. Their vision is “to develop creative placemaking … Continue reading