The Mayor and Council will hold a public hearing on Monday, Nov. 21 on proposed changes to the city’s floodplain management ordinance that would create a more rigorous process for approving construction in the floodplain and would remove previously allowed exemptions to what can be built there.
The hearing will be held during the Mayor and Council meeting, which begins at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 111 Maryland Ave.
The City of Rockville is partnering with the Immigration Film Fest to host a screening of the heartwarming family film, “Under the Same Moon,” at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 21 at Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Rockville, 100 Welsh Park Drive.
Winners to be Honored at the Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration
The city’s Human Rights Commission is accepting nominations for two awards to be presented at Rockville’s Martin Luther King Jr. celebration on Monday, Jan. 16.
The Martin Luther King Jr. Youth Award will be presented to a student at a Rockville high school who has worked to fulfill King’s dream in either their school or the community.
The F. Michael Taff Award will be presented to an individual, organization or business that has helped to improve the lives of people with disabilities, such as through efforts to improve accessibility or raise public awareness. It is named in honor of the late F. Michael Taff, a dedicated human rights activist and former chair of the Human Rights Commission.
For more information about the awards or the celebration, contact Janet Kelly at 240-314-8316 or email@example.com. For information about access, call the city’s Americans with Disabilities Act coordinator at 240-314-8108.