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- 03/13/2020 12:00 PM
Novel Coronavirus Information
The City continues to actively monitor the situation and is providing updates for emergency assistance, resources and volunteer opportunities.
- 03/06/2020 2:04 PM
CSX Construction Notice: South Summit Avenue
The railroad crossing will be closed for approximately 3 days beginning March 31. Commuter rail traffic will not be disrupted.
- 03/19/2020 9:00 AM
Gaithersburg Launches Search for Next City Manager
Gaithersburg has employed the services of the Novak Consulting Group to assist with the search for its next City Manager.
- 03/10/2020 2:15 PM
Gaithersburg Celebrates Green Month
The City invites you to participate in activities that celebrate & improve the environment this April.
- 03/03/2020 5:00 PM
March Declared Good Sportsmanship Month
March was officially declared Good Sportsmanship Month in the City during the March 2 Mayor & City Council Meeting.
- 03/03/2020 4:05 PM
“Drawing: Eloquence of Line” on Display March 27 – May 18
Curated by Mary Weiss-Waldhorn & Johan Lowie, exhibit features a diverse range of drawing techniques & styles.
- 03/02/2020 2:00 PM
Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Written Comment
Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies will examine the Police Department’s policies & procedures, management, operations, and support services.
- 03/02/2020 1:52 PM
Gaithersburg Fine Arts Association Juried Exhibition
Arts on the Green presents the annual exhibition at Kentlands Mansion, March 15 - May 11, with a reception on April 2.
- 02/25/2020 1:55 PM
Parking Lot Closure Notice: 16 South Summit Avenue
In conjunction with the redevelopment of 16 South Summit Avenue, the parking lot will be closed until May 2021.
- 02/24/2020 5:00 PM
Recognition Awards Presented to Halmos & Internet Ticket Sales Team
Program Supervisor Halmos & the Internet Ticket Sales Team were presented with Recognition Awards for the quarter.
- 02/19/2020 8:00 AM
Gaithersburg Announces Results of Citizen Survey
High marks given for safety, quality of parks & amenities, and the openness & inclusion of residents of diverse backgrounds.
- 02/12/2020 2:00 PM
Gaithersburg Ranked Most Ethnically Diverse Small City & 2nd Overall City
The comparison ranked U.S. cities based on a variety of diversity metrics, including ethnicity & race, language & birthplace.
- 02/07/2020 2:15 PM
Water Main Replacement Work Scheduled for 2 Neighborhoods
This spring/summer WSSC will replace water mains in the Observatory Heights, Rosemont & Walnut Hill neighborhoods.
- 02/06/2020 12:50 PM
Summer Camp Registration Opens February 19 for Residents
Open registration starts March 4. The season begins June 17 & operate in one or two-week sessions.
- 01/22/2020 1:15 PM
Public Input Sought on Travis & Diamond Farms Park Playground Proposals
Two community meetings are scheduled to gather input from residents & other stakeholders.
- 01/17/2020 5:45 PM
Arts Barn Seeks Student Volunteers for Summer Break
Student volunteers will work with artists in a variety of disciplines while earning SSL hours & valuable experience.
- 01/16/2020 4:15 PM
Exhibition in Honor of African American History Month on Display
The City presents an exhibit highlighting the international diversity of our City, & the works of Magruder Murray.
- 01/15/2020 3:30 PM
City Receives Prestigious Budget Presentation Award
The City has received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for the 18th consecutive time.
- 01/13/2020 4:25 PM
Gaithersburg City Manager Announces Retirement
On January 13, City Manager Tony Tomasello announced his retirement, effective May 7, 2020.
- 01/06/2020 4:20 PM
Energy Efficiency & Enhanced Safety from New Street Lights
First of many planned relamping projects for the City was completed in Olde Towne.