Isiah Leggett

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Montgomery County Launches YOLO Pedestrian Campaign

Montgomery County officials are launching a new campaign aimed at cutting down on pedestrian crashes involving distracted teens.


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Silver Spring Transit Center Report: Risk Of Falling Concrete

A new report on Silver Spring Transit Center warns that the public will be at increased risk from falling concrete chunks unless interior beams and girders are reinforced.


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Political Leaders from D.C., Md., and Va. to Talk Shutdown Effects

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray is meeting with local government leaders from Maryland and Virginia to talk about the wide-ranging effects of the federal government shutdown.


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O’Malley Announces Plans for Purple Line

Gov. Martin O’Malley on Monday announced a transportation package of nearly $650 million for Montgomery County.


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Md. County Exec. Wants Concert Canceled Due To Band’s Homophobic Lyrics

Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett wants a Silver Spring concert venue to cancel next month’s show by the Mexican band Molotov because of homophobic lyrics in one of the band’s songs.


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Montgomery County Executive Announces Bid for 3rd Term

Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett says he’ll seek a third term.


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Montgomery County to Host Public Forums on Budget

Montgomery County is seeking public input on budget priorities for the upcoming fiscal year.


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$1 Tobacco Tax Hike Proposed in Maryland

The cost of cigarettes may soon be on the rise in Maryland after as a health care coalition is calling for a $1 increase in the state’s tobacco tax.