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05/02/22 Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich Signs ‘Building Energy Performance Standards’ Legislation into Law
04/29/22 ‘Climate Victory Gardens in Montgomery County’ Will Be Theme of Free Symposium at Brookside Gardens on Tuesday, May 3, to Encourage Growing Food on Residential Properties
04/28/22 Montgomery County to Celebrate Arbor Day by Commemorating the New County Tree on Friday, April 29, in Silver Spring
04/27/22 Montgomery County Seeking Volunteers for 2022 Urban Heat Island Mapping Campaign
04/22/22 Montgomery County’s Free GreenFest Is In-Person for the First Time in Three Years at Brookside Gardens in Wheaton on Saturday, April 23
04/22/22 Earth Day Celebrated in Montgomery County with a Backyard Composting Demonstration in Bethesda
04/20/22 Montgomery County’s Free GreenFest is Back and In-Person for the First Time in Three Years at Brookside Gardens in Wheaton on Saturday, April 23
04/07/22 Montgomery County’s First ‘Litter Trap’ Installed in Anacostia River Tributary
04/06/22 Montgomery County Executive Elrich to Host Online Forum on Thursday, April 7, on Recommended  Operating Budget Items to Combat Climate Change
04/05/22 Earth Month to be Celebrated with Events Throughout April Hosted by Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection
03/31/22 Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich to Address 2022 Montgomery County Energy Summit on Tuesday, April 5
03/29/22 Montgomery County’s Free ‘GreenFest’ Returns In-person to Brookside Gardens in Wheaton on Saturday, April 23, with Green Craft Fair, Electric Car Show
03/24/22 County Executive Elrich, Anthony Stahl of Adventist Healthcare and Katie Rothenberg of The Tower Companies to be Among Speakers at 2022 Montgomery County Energy Summit
03/21/22 Montgomery County Revenue Authority’s Needwood Golf Course in Derwood Recognized for Its Environmental Efforts by Audubon International
03/16/22 Montgomery County Executive Elrich Applauds County Council’s Unanimous Vote to Expand Finance Program for Building Owners to Make Energy-Efficient Improvements
03/08/22 ‘Electric Vehicle Ride and Drive Event’ to be Part of 2022 Montgomery County Energy Summit; Early Bird Registration Ends Wednesday, March 9
03/03/22 Montgomery County to Host ‘Go Electric’ Event on Saturday, March 19, at Montgomery College in Rockville
02/24/22 Early Bird Registration Now Open for 2022 Montgomery County Energy Summit Hybrid In-Person and Virtual Event on Tuesday, April 5, and Wednesday, April 6, in Silver Spring
02/16/22 Montgomery County Releases Second Quarter Updates of Climate Action Plan Implementation That Include Progress on Dozens of Actions
02/14/22 Pulitzer Prize-winner, Science Writer, and Journalist Elizabeth Kolbert joins Contemporary Conversations Series on March 5
02/01/22 Montgomery County’s Department of Environmental Protection Releases ‘2021 Year in Review’ Video
01/24/22 County Executive Elrich Announces Montgomery’s Participation in White House-Led Building Performance Standards Coalition that Will Drive Jobs, Equitable Climate, Health and Energy Benefits
01/20/22 Montgomery County Launches Region’s First Electric Vehicle Purchasing Cooperative Pilot Program and Issues Challenge for Residents to Buy EVs
01/20/22 Montgomery County Government Will Open as Scheduled Jan. 20