Montgomery Council colleagues praise Elrich’s passion, but pass on him as a leader.
The average residential bill would rise by $4.80 a month for Montgomery and Prince George’s customers.
Montgomery Council gives planning officials a time out in dispute over child care for Wheaton project.
Developers, neighborhood activists say they haven’t had enough time to study the proposal’s implications.
The debate over raising the minimum wage to $11.50 by 2017 stirred up some long-simmering acrimony.
The long-range plan envisions a network of bus-only lanes on some of the county’s most congested roads.
The increase will lift the hourly rate to $11.50 by 2017 and is part of a regional effort.
A flurry of new proposals and amendments could alter the bill.
Council President Nancy Navarro finds little interest from her colleagues.
The county is part of a joint effort with Prince George’s and the District to raise the hourly rate to $11.50.
As Montgomery County executive years ago, Doug Duncan fought plans for light rail inside the Beltway.
Beth Daly, northern Montgomery activist, announces candidacy for at-large council seat.
The county council tentatively agrees to plan for study of ‘dedicated’ lanes in an effort to relieve car congestion.
Support beams and girders must be strengthened; council member calls project a “construction debacle.”
The incumbent and the challenger for Montgomery County Executive office address Democratic Party activists.
Leggett preparing to ask the county council to stand with D.C. in calling for Redskins to change name.
The former CNN producer has entered race for the District 5 seat held by Valerie Ervin.
The effort to increase pay enters a critical phase in Montgomery and Prince George’s counties.
Montgomery planning board said new rec center and library can co-exist with historic building.
Isiah Leggett says it doesn’t look like the state legislature will take action on the issue any time soon.
Bill Turque, who covers Montgomery County government and politics, has spent more than thirty years as a reporter and editor for The Washington Post, Newsweek, the Dallas Times Herald and The Kansas City Star. He is the author of "Inventing Al Gore" (2000).