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Media Advisory

Day Change: Weekly COVID-19 Media Briefing with County Executive Elrich and Other County Officials Moved to Thursday

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Thursday, Nov. 12, at 12:30 p.m.

The weekly virtual media briefing, regularly held on Wednesdays, will move to Thursday, Nov. 12 at 12:30 p.m. This week, Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich and the County's Health Officer Dr. Travis Gayles will be joined by County Council President Sidney Katz; Stonebridge Principal Douglas Firstenberg; Quality Biological President & CEO Angela Graham, and US Pharmacopeia CEO Dr. Ronald T. Piervincenzi for an announcement from the Economic Advisory Group.

This media briefing offers reporters a consistent opportunity to reach these County officials to discuss how Montgomery County is managing this pandemic and to address the County’s robust public health efforts.

These weekly media briefings are held via Zoom. To gain access to the calls, RSVP to Carmen Berríos Martínez at by 11:30 a.m. on Nov. 12, and login information will be provided. Login information for the media briefings, that usually occurs on Wednesdays, remains the same; there is no need to RSVP each week unless you are new to the call.

If you cannot gain access to participate, the briefing can be viewed live on the County's Facebook at and County Cable Montgomery at Comcast/RCN Channel 6 and HD Channel 996 or Verizon Channel 30.

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Release ID: 20-063
Media Contact: Barry Hudson 240-300-7348