City News

City Scene

Potomac Valley Shopping Center Annexation Petition Reopened At the March 7 Mayor and City Council meeting, the developer’s request to reopen the record for Annexation Petition X-7089-2015, Potomac Valley Shopping Center, was approved. The 8.28-acre property is located at the…

City Scene

Locals Receive ‘Good Sports Award’ Three local individuals recently received the Mid-Atlantic Recreation and Parks’ Sports Alliance (MARPSA) Dennis Callahan Good Sports Awards. Named for the MARPSA co-founder, the award is bestowed upon those who showcase good actions and behavior…

MC and City Create Custom Management Training Program

Photo | Pam Schipper

On Feb. 8, 27 city managers graduated from the inaugural supervisory management training program given by the Montgomery College Gaithersburg Business Training Center.

City of Gaithersburg supervisors from a variety of departments recently graduated from the city’s inaugural, 10-week supervisory management training program that was created with and given by the Montgomery College Gaithersburg Business Training Center (GBTC). On Monday, Feb. 8, 27…

City Scene

City Receives Positive Ratings in Survey The city recently announced the results of their annual Citizen Survey, and more than eight in 10 residents described the city as an “excellent” or “good” place to live. Conducted by the National Research…

City Fights for Full Interchange

The Maryland State Highway Administration (SHA) is contemplating changes to the full diamond Watkins Mill Interchange, scheduled for construction this year. The project is fully funded, but SHA cancelled bids in November without informing the City of Gaithersburg. In an…

City Scene

Budget Forum Set Want your voice heard on how the City of Gaithersburg spends its money? Clear the evening of Feb. 8 because the city wants to hear from you. Gaithersburg Mayor Jud Ashman and the City Council will host the annual Budget Public Forum at City Hall beginning…