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Posted on: June 14, 2019

Public Hearing on Town Noise Ordinance Amendment

In response to numerous complaints about noise from leaf blowers, the Town Council introduced an amendment to the Town noise ordinance that is aimed at increasing the "quiet time" schedule that will take effect in the fall of this year. &nbs...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Washington Gas Main Replacement Work Scheduled

Washington Gas is planning to begin an infrastructure replacement project in the northeast portion of the Town in June of this year.  

The project involves replacing the existing gas mains in the street and the service lines to each house. &nb...

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

County Council to Adopt New Rules for Accessory Dwelling Units

The Montgomery County Council will vote this summer on substantial changes to the rules that govern “accessory dwelling units” (ADUs) (Zoning Text Amendment 19-01).  An ADU is a separate dwelling unit located on a lot with a s...

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Posted on: January 17, 2019

Park Improvements

The Town Council would like your ideas about possible improvements to Zimmerman Park. The Council recently approved a sustainable garden in the south end of the park as well as a pathway and staircase in the north end of the park. Councilmember Wicca Davi...

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Posted on: January 20, 2019

Purple Line Noise Barrier Analysis

Below is a link to the study by Phoenix Noise and Vibration, the acoustical engineering firm that the Town retained to study the noise impact of the Purple Line train.  The Council referred to this study when it voted on January 9 to appropriate ...

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