It’s Tuesday, Nov. 9 and it’s World Freedom Day. Former President George W. Bush declared World Freedom Day as a federal observance to commemorate the fall of the Berlin Wall.
Here are five things to know in Montgomery County.
1. Council in Session: Montgomery County Council meets virtually at 9 a.m. The meeting starts with two proclamations: one recognizing Lung Cancer Awareness month, the other recognizing Native American Heritage Month. Click here to see the agenda in its entirety. At 1:30 p.m., there will be public hearings for Bill 39-21 which would create a property tax credit for full-time first responders in Montgomery County, Bill 36-21 which would regulate the speed of e-scooters, and more. The meeting will be televised on County Cable Montgomery Channels Comcast HD 996 and SD6, RCN HD 1056 and SD 6, and Verizon 30. Additionally, it will be live-streamed on the council’s Facebook and YouTube channels.
2. School …