The Service Employees International Union and commercial cleaning companies who help maintain more than 1,200 office buildings reached a tentative agreement just hours before their existing contract lapsed.
The gunshot that killed an on-duty officer in Silver Spring was determined to be self-inflicted, Montgomery County police said. Officer Thomas J. Bomba was wearing his body-camera, but it had not been activated, police said.
Local governments, starting in 2030, would pay a total of $1.2 billion more a year for schools under the proposed formula proposed by a panel charged with ensuring that every child can get a world-class education. It also calls on the state to raise its education spending by 37 percent.
Several community leaders and residents in wealthy parts of the District said it’s easier to support the plan of Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) in principle than specific projects, programs or zoning changes that would make it a reality.