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Public Hearing on Expedited Bill 8-18, Tuesday, April 3 at 1:30 p.m.

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, March 14, 2018


The Montgomery County Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, April 3, 2018, at 1:30 p.m. on the following bill:

Expedited Bill 8-18, Streets and Roads - Storm Drainage Right of Way - Abandonments
This bill would allow the County Executive to abandon a right-of-way that is used exclusively for storm drainage, and generally amend County law related to streets and roads and right-of-way abandonments.

The public hearing will be held in the Third Floor Hearing Room of the Council Office Building, which is located at 100 Maryland Avenue in Rockville. The meeting will be televised live by County Cable Montgomery (CCM) on Cable Channels 996 (high definition) and 6 (standard definition) on Comcast; Channels 1056 (HD) and 6 (SD) on RCN; and Channel 30 on Verizon. It also will be available live via streaming through the Council web site at

Those interested in testifying at the public hearings can start signing up on Thursday, March 15 online at or by calling 240-777-7803. The deadline to sign up is April 2 at 5:00 p.m. Call 240-777-7910 to obtain copies of the bills or go to

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Media Contact: Sonya Healy 2407777926, Juan Jovel 2407777931