Greening of a Park: Kemp Mill Urban Park gets a green makeover!

Montgomery Parks has just renovated Kemp Mill Urban Park. The park is situated in Wheaton, adjacent to a busy shopping center in an urban community. ... read more

Nominate to the Bethesda Magazine Green Awards!

Nominations are being accepted for the 2017 Bethesda Magazine Green Awards, held in partnership with Bethesda Green. The Green Awards recognize businesses, non-profits, communities, schools ... read more

Want to green your HOA? Follow our tips for a smooth process

For those of us who live in communities with a Homeowners Association (HOA), we know that it can be a challenge to jumpstart new community projects. ... read more

Creative thinking: using art to educate about storm drains and the Bay

Happy Chesapeake Bay Awareness Week! This week, DEP is focused on educating residents about the Chesapeake Bay and how we can all help protect this vital ... read more

Montgomery County declares “We Are Still In” on Paris Agreement

On June 5th, County Executive Ike Leggett joined more than 1,000 U.S. governors, county executives, mayors, businesses, investors, and colleges and universities in declaring their ... read more

Love your ash trees? Take steps to protect them from the Emerald Ash Borer

All ash trees in Montgomery County are at risk of long term damage or death caused by the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB). This beetle was brought ... read more