ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — Lawmakers in Montgomery County are discussing a federal grant intended to reduce gang violence along the border with Prince George’s County.
The $1.3 million grant would fund the Prince George’s and Montgomery County Gang Initiative.READ MORE: Maryland Zoo Reopens Oldest Section Of Facility As Walking Path
The initiative is aimed at curbing gang crime and violence, better sharing information and intelligence, and intervention and prevention activities.READ MORE: 'Justice Has Been Served,' Hogan Says Of Capital Gazette Shooter's Sentence
The council is holding a series of informal meetings with County Executive Isiah Leggett.MORE NEWS: Maryland Weather: Hail & Damaging Winds Possible For Baltimore Area As Cold Front Moves Through
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