County Council member pushes for free Ride-On services on holidays

Montgomery County Council Member Evan Glass says he will push for free Ride-On bus fares during county-observed holidays.

He announced the idea on social media on Tuesday after the county’s Department of Transportation posted on Twitter a reminder that public parking in the county was free on New Year’s Day. [WJLA]

Cider Barrel will reopen

The Cider Barrel in Germantown which has been closed for 10 years is expected to reopen.

A local woman has signed a lease to reopen the business and again sell cider and produce. [NBC4]

Elrich to host online chat Thursday

Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich will host his first online town hall of the year on Thursday.

The event will begin at 1 p.m. and be streamed on the county government’s website. Elrich will answer questions submitted by community members on a variety of topics. [MCM]

Today’s weather

Morning rain possible with a high temperature of about 55 degrees.

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