Montgomery Council OKs Bill Banning Public E-Cigarette UseThe Montgomery County Council has approved a bill that will extend the ban on smoking in public places to electronic cigarettes.
Montgomery Firefighters May See 19.5 Percent RaiseMontgomery County firefighters would receive a nearly 20 percent raise over the next two years as part of a new agreement between their union and County Executive Ike Leggett.
Leggett Proposes Higher Parking Rates For BethesdaMontgomery County Executive Ike Leggett is calling for higher parking rates in Bethesda.
Md. Counties Call For More Transportation FundsCounty officials in Maryland are calling on the state to raise more money for road and transit projects, with a hike in the state's gas tax among the sources they say should be considered.
Duncan In, Will Leggett Run Again In Montgomery?Now that former Montgomery County Executive Doug Duncan is running for his old seat, political leaders in the suburban Washington County are waiting to see what current County Executive Ike Leggett will do.
Montgomery Co. Exec Says Third Paper Third Term PossibleMontgomery County Executive Ike Leggett tells a newspaper he will consider running for re-election, a departure from a previous statement that he would not seek a third term.
Montgomery Executive Seeks Study Of Bus Rapid TransitMontgomery County Executive Ike Leggett is asking the County Council for $1 million to research a proposed bus rapid transit system.
Task Force Readies Report On Montgomery TransitA Montgomery County task force says a rapid bus network there would cost about $1.83 billion to build and another $1.1 million per mile each year to operate.
Montgomery County Executive Confident Youth Curfew Can PassMontgomery County Executive Ike Leggett says he is confident that a bill designed to establish a youth curfew has enough support to pass the county council.
Supporters Continue Push For Alcohol TaxThe county executives of Maryland's two largest counties will gather with religious leaders to support an increase in the state's alcohol tax.