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Posted on: December 2, 2022

For Sixth Year, Rockville Nets Full 100 Points for LGBTQ+ Support

2022 Municipal Equality Report

Rockville has scored 100 marks for the city’s commitment to the health, welfare, safety and equality of its lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer community in its sixth year of participating, and the 11th year for the Human Rights Campaign’s Munic...

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Posted on: August 2, 2022

Mayor and Council Proclaim September as National Recovery Month

Rockville Goes Purple - Opioids: Let's Talk About It

In their ongoing fight to bring awareness to the national impact of opioid addiction and signal hope for recovery, Rockville’s Mayor and Council proclaimed September as National Recovery Month at their Monday, Aug. 1 meeting.

Lights at City Hall, the Rockv...

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Posted on: July 1, 2022

City Continues to Provide Safe, Reliable Drinking Water – Even During Construction

Water from a sink faucet going into a water bottle

Rockville, Maryland, July 1 — In another year of challenges to provide the city with safe and reliable drinking water, Rockville’s water once again met or exceeded all federal water quality regulations limits, the city’s Department of Public Works said in...

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Posted on: June 17, 2022

MML Once Again Bestows ‘Banner City’ Recognition on Rockville

Rockville, Maryland, June 17 — Rockville has been named a “Banner City” by the Maryland Municipal League, which recognizes the municipalities’ elected and appointed officials as the league’s most engaged m...

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Posted on: June 16, 2022

Virtual Town Center Forum to be Held in June

Virtual Town Center Forum Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Rockville, Maryland, June 16 — Rockville will hold a virtual forum on Town Center, 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, June 28.

Rockville Town Center comprises about 200 acres of the city, generally bounded by properties along Fleet Street to the south, South and North Wash...

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Posted on: June 16, 2022

Celebrate Juneteenth with Rockville and Montgomery County

Montgomery County's 25th Celebration of Juneteenth on Saturday, June 18, 2022

Rockville, Maryland, June 16 — The City of Rockville will join Montgomery County to celebrate Juneteenth at a special event featuring live music, food, art, films and awards from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday, June 18 at the BlackRock Center for the Arts, at 1...

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Posted on: June 15, 2022

Statement on the Departure of Deputy City Manager Angela Judge

Rockville, Maryland, June 15 — Deputy City Manager Angela Judge is departing the City of Rockville as of today, Wednesday, June 15. She will be joining her husband, Warren, who will be assuming command of United States Coast Guard Training Cente...

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Posted on: June 14, 2022

Rockville City Police Department to Host a Public Safety Town Hall Meeting

Police Safety Town Hall Meeting - June 23, 2022

Rockville, Maryland, June 14 — The Rockville City Police Department invites the community to join a conversation about public safety in Rockville.

The town hall meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 23 at F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre at Rockville Ci...

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Posted on: June 2, 2022

College Gardens Fourth-Grader to Be Rockville’s ‘Mayor for a Day’

Rockville, Maryland, June 2 — If he were mayor, Mithran Karthic would make sure no one feels left out.

Karthic, a fourth-grader in Pamela Pierpoint’s class at College Gardens Elementary School in Rockville, will get to see what it&r...

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Rockville News
Posted on: May 26, 2022

Vigil in Wake of Uvalde, Texas, Shooting

Community Vigil in Wake of Uvalde Texas Shooting

Rockville, Maryland, May 26 — Members of the Rockville Mayor and Council and the Montgomery County Council will hold a vigil Friday for those slain this week in an elementary school shooting in Uvalde, Texas.

“We are tired of ‘thoughts and prayers’ and we ...

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

Rockville City Hall to Close for Memorial Day

Recycling and Trash Collected a Day Later During the Holiday Week

Rockville, Maryland, May 26 — City Hall and some city facilities will be closed Monday, May 30 for Memorial Day.

Recycling and trash collection will be made one day later throughout...

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Posted on: March 23, 2022

COVID-19: City Hall Reopens — What You Need to Know

Rockville City Hall exterior photograph

City Hall reopened Monday, March 28. Here’s what that means for visitors.

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Posted on: March 23, 2022

COVID-19: City Hall Reopens — What You Need to Know

Rockville, Maryland, March 23 — City Hall will reopen Monday, March 28. Here’s what that means for visitors.

Mayor and Council Meetings

The Mayor and Council will continue to hold hybrid meetings. The public is welcome to participate in ...

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Posted on: March 7, 2022

Face Coverings Optional in City of Rockville Facilities as of Tuesday, March 8

Face Coverings March 2022 Social Graphic

City Hall to Reopen Monday, March 28 With Access via All Entrances 

Rockville, Maryland, March 7 – Face coverings will be optional for city employees and visitors to all City of Rockville facilities beginning Tuesday, March 8.

City Manager Rob DiSp...

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Posted on: February 15, 2022

Presidents Day Brings Closures in Rockville

Rockville, Maryland, Feb. 15 – City government and most city facilities will be closed on Presidents Day, Monday, Feb. 21.

City Hall’s reopening to the public has been delayed following a surge in COVID-19 cases driven by the new, more ...

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