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Council President Katz to host fifth weekly business and economic development briefing on Zoom, tomorrow at 12:30 p.m.

For Immediate Release: Thursday, June 4, 2020

ROCKVILLE, Md., June 4, 2020—Montgomery County Council President Sidney Katz will host the fifth installment in his ongoing series of virtual business briefings for County residents tomorrow at 12:30 p.m. The briefing will take place on the online video communications platform Zoom. 

“Partnering with our local business community as we recover from the Covid-19 crisis and continue the gradual, evidence-based reopening of the County’s economy is absolutely vital,” said Council President Katz. “As a former small business owner, I know how integral local businesses are and will continue to be to Montgomery County’s economy.”

Council President Katz will be joined by Leonard Howie, CEO of WorkSource Montgomery, and Caya Cagri, owner of The Cottage Monet in Rockville. Participants will discuss the issues that businesses face as the County continues Phase 1 of the gradual reopening of its economy

Residents can submit their questions for Council President Katz and the other participants by e-mailing Councilmember.Katz@MontgomeryCountyMD.Gov. Residents will also have the opportunity to submit questions in the Zoom chat during the question and answer portion of the briefing. Residents must register ahead of time by emailing Councilmember.Katz@MontgomeryCountyMD.Gov to participate. Residents will receive the Zoom call information by email when they register.


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Release ID: 20-241
Media Contact: Lisa Mandel-Trupp 240-777-7812