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Council to introduce and vote on $10 million special appropriation to support Montgomery County hospitals

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, March 31, 2020

The Montgomery County Council will introduce and act on the following Special Appropriation on Tuesday, March 31, 2020.

Special Appropriation to the Fiscal Year 2020 Operating Budget - Montgomery County Government: COVID-19 Hospital Response Non-Departmental Account (NDA) - $10,000,000. Source of Funds: General Fund Reserves.

Introduction and action of the special appropriation will take place remotely. The meetings will be televised live by County Cable Montgomery (CCM) on Xfinity channels 6 and 996, RCN channels 6 and 1056; and FiOS channel 30. Also available live via streaming through the Council website at, Facebook Live (@MontgomeryCountyMdCouncil or @ConcejodelCondadodeMontgomery), or YouTube (@MoCoCouncilMD).

Documents available at or by calling 240-777-7910.

NOTE: During the state of emergency related to COVID-19, the public will not be physically present in the Council Hearing Room. The public can participate in the process by providing their comments either through email at, or U.S. mail. Based on Governor Hogan’s executive order on essential travel, there is no drop-off of hard copy communication. Call 240-777-7803 for additional information.

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Release ID: 20-119
Media Contact: Anne Brown 240-777-7925