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Montgomery County could be pursuing legal action against the manufacturer of the troubled Champion model Ride On buses.
The task force, appointed by County Executive Isiah Leggett, proposes funding a $1.8 billion bus transit project primarily through property tax hikes, reports the Washington Post. Some residents could see their property tax bills go up by as much as 15 percent, according to a report released Tuesday.
A bill is being proposed in Montgomery County that would charge a fee for ambulance rides to the hospital.
Montgomery County is taking a hard look at its vehicle fleet in its upcoming budget after it received a whopping bill for gasoline.
Proposed legislation would put part of the responsibility of paying teacher's pensions on the counties in which they work, which would add a $40 million per year burden to the county budget, Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett told WTOP on Thursday's "Ask the Executive" program.
Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett plans to revive a bill that would raise millions of dollars by charging an ambulance fee.
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The bad news is that moments of crisis and danger inevitably come. The good news is that people like the five individuals Montgomery County has honored as "Everyday Heroes" are willing to jump in to save lives.
The Maryland Senate passed budget legislation on Thursday that includes an income tax increase for most taxpayers.
Legislation has been passed in Maryland that allows for automated cameras to be placed on the outside of school buses.
Montgomery County lawmakers say they understand times are tough, but Gov. Martin O'Malley's making it tougher on their constituents with a plan to shift half the cost of teacher pensions to the counties.