Due to continuing winter storm impacts, County Executive Ike Leggett said that he is extending the State of General Emergency and that County government and County facilities will remain closed on Tuesday, January 26. All essential employees are required to report to work.
Trash and recycling collections will be suspended for Tuesday. However, the Shady Grove Processing Facility and Transfer Station will be open for commercial customers for limited service. The Shady Grove Road entrance for large loads at the Transfer Station will open at 10 AM and remain open until 5 PM. The Public Drop-off Areas and the Recycling Center will remain closed.
Free parking at County garages and lots will be extended until Wednesday, January 27 at 9 AM.
Ride On will run limited bus service tomorrow, Tuesday, January 26th, from 10 AM to 6 PM. Service will be limited to priority routes. Those routes are: 1,5, 8, 15, 16, 17, 23, 30, 34, 43, 46, 47, 55, 56, 59, 83 and 100. Riders should expect some delays and detours due to snow conditions. Go to Ride On schedule on website for more information.
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I was elected as an at-large member of the Montgomery County Council in 2002 and am now in my fourth term. I serve as chair of the Planning, Housing and Economic Development Committee and am a member of the Transportation, Infrastructure, Energy and Environment Committee.