You can help reduce the risk of trash fires!

Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett held an event today to increase awareness of the importance of the safe disposal of household waste materials that could ... read more

High temperatures unsafe for young children, vulnerable adults and animals

With excessive temperatures and humidity in effect, County officials are urging residents to take precautions to protect themselves, and their pets, against heat-related illnesses such ... read more

Energy and net-zero projects at United Therapeutics in Silver Spring

In 1994, Dr. Martine Rothblatt’s young daughter was diagnosed with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), a rare and progressive lung disorder that affects 15 to 50 ... read more

Beautifying Breewood: designing to create colorful gardens and improve water quality

The Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is focused on improving the infrastructure and landscape of communities in order to minimize the damaging effects ... read more

The Montgomery County Farm Tour brings agriculture home

For the 28th consecutive year, the Montgomery County Office of Agriculture will give County residents a firsthand look at the beauty, value, prevalence and importance ... read more