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GROVE ALERT
  • Important Message for Washington Grove Taxpayers - Every year the Town of Washington Grove receives a portion of the Maryland State income tax paid by Town residents. Because our residents do not have mail delivered to street addresses, this presents a challenge for the State Comptroller’s office when attributing the taxes collected to Washington Grove. It is critical that all Washington Grove […]
LATEST NEWS
  • Recycling and Trash Removal Services in The Town of Washington Grove - Beginning on Thursday May 3rd, Potomac Disposal will be using a “split body” or “double packer” compressed natural gas service vehicle to provide trash and ...
  • SPECIAL TOWN MEETING ON PROPOSED DOG PARK - Monday, April 30, 2018 7:30 p.m. McCathran Hall Purpose: The Town Council approved the decision of the Planning Commission to locate any dog park in ...
  • Forestry & Beautification News - Next Meeting: April 11, 2018; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. All meetings are open to the public. Spring is just around the corner and ...
  • REPTILES ALIVE! - SUNDAY, APRIL 15, 2018; 2:00 PM McCATHRAN HALL Colorful and exotic live animals presented by fun and friendly wildlife educators.
  • Planning Commission News - Next meeting: Wed, April 4, 2018; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. All meetings are open to the public. Modification to Building Permit Process The ...
  • Joint Lake & West Woods Cleanup - The Woods Committee and Lake Committee are planning a joint Arbor Day workday on Saturday morning, April 21. Please meet at 10:00 a.m. in the ...
  • Maple Lake News - Next meeting: Thursday, April 19, 2018; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. All meetings are open to the public. Swimming Lessons Summer is coming fast! ...
  • Woods Committee News - Next meeting: Monday, April 2, 2018 at 7:30 PM in the Council Room. All meetings are open to the public. The May meeting will take ...
  • Please Help Us Help Needy Children - It’s time for the Woman’s Club’s annual Birthday Bags and Treasure Chest Rewards Outreach Program. Once again, we’re asking for donations to fill Birthday Bags ...
  • Emergency Preparedness Committee - Next Meeting: Thursday, April 26, 2018; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. All are welcome to attend. We are also looking for new committee members. ...
CONTACT US
McCathran Hall

300 Grove Avenue
PO Box 216
Washington Grove, Maryland
20880-0216

Town Office

Located in the lower wing of McCathran Hall, the office is usually open Monday Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and Wednesday from 1:00 – 4:30 p.m. Town Clerk Kathy Lehman is available to answer your questions. Please drop by, call the office at 301-926-2256 or send an e-mail to [email protected].

Office Hours:
  • Mornings
    M, T, Th, F » 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Afternoons
    Wed. » 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
TOWN COUNCIL
Intergovernmental

Mayor, Joli A. McCathran
301-869-5358
[email protected]

Historic Preservation Commission, Playground Committee, Shady Grove Crossing Liaison, WG Conservation Park

John Compton
240-432-5700
[email protected]

Emergency Preparedness, Maple Lake, Safety

Pat Klein
301-977-8985
[email protected]

Forestry and Beautification, Maintenance, Memorials

Audrey Maskery
301-977-0582
[email protected]

McCathran Hall, Planning Commission

John McClelland
301-963-3328
[email protected]

Contracts, Woods Committee

Greg Silber
301-926-1854
[email protected]

Recreation, Roads & Walkways, Website

Shelley Winkler
301-330-6446

OFFICERS
Mayor

Joli A. McCathran
301-869-5358
[email protected]

Clerk

Kathryn L. Lehman
301-926-2256
[email protected]

Treasurer

Mary Challstrom
301-926-4498
[email protected]

Buildings & Grounds

Steve Werts
301-926-1668
[email protected]

COMMISSIONS
Board of Zoning Appeals

Marc Hansen, Chair
301-869-0926

Christine Dibble, Board Member
301-869-4334

Satoshi Amagai, Board Member
301-330-1336
[email protected]

Kathie Evans, Alternate Board Member
301-869-7816
[email protected]

Planning Commission

Peter Nagrod, Chairman Member
301-512-5771
[email protected]

John McClelland, Council Liaison Member
301-963-3328
[email protected]

Steve Werts, Member
301-926-1668
[email protected]

Deb Mehlferber, Member
301-670-0837
[email protected]

David Hix, Member
301-825-3737
[email protected]

Georgette Cole, Alternate Member
301-330-6740
[email protected]

Historic Preservation Commission

Robert B. Booher, Chairman
301-963-3935
[email protected]

Wendy Harris, Member
301-388-2195
[email protected]

John Compton, Council Liaison
240-432-5700
[email protected]

Gail Littlefield, Member
301-990-6567
[email protected]

Mimi Styles, Member
301-519-1957
[email protected]

David Stopak, Member
301-330-5446
[email protected]

Supervisors of Elections

Meredith Horan, Supervisor
301-926-1054

Nick Suzich, Chairperson
301-926-4810

Joe Clark, Board Member

COMMITTEES
Forestry & Beautification

Audrey Maskery
301-977-0582
[email protected]

Woods Committee

Joan Mahaffey (co-Chair)
240-631-8064
[email protected]

Patrice Klein (co-Chair)
301-977-8985
[email protected]

Vacant Homes Task Force

David Stopak
301-330-6446
[email protected]

Emergency Preparedness Committee


Satoshi Amagai
[email protected]

Lake Committee

John Hutchinson
301-926-8767

Memorials

Audrey Maskery
301-977-0582
[email protected]

Recreation Committee

Emily Cavey
240-838-1840
[email protected]

Missy Yachup
301-947-4159
[email protected]

Election Committee

Meredith Horan, Supervisor of Elections
Nick Suzich
Joe Clark
Margo Cavenagh (Observer)

Thursday, 19 April 2018
  • STBB Rehearsal
    Thursday, 19 April 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm in McCathran Hall   More Details >>

  • Lake Committee Meeting
    Thursday, 19 April 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm in Council Room 300 Grove Avenue   More Details >>

Friday, 20 April 2018
Saturday, 21 April 2018
  • Maple Lake Clean-up Day
    Saturday, 21 April 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm in Maple Lake, Washington Grove   More Details >>

  • Private Rental
    Saturday, 21 April 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm in McCathran Hall   More Details >>

Tuesday, 24 April 2018
Thursday, 26 April 2018
  • Dance Class
    Thursday, 26 April 2018 @ 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm in McCathran Hall   More Details >>

  • EPC Meeting
    Thursday, 26 April 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm in Council Room 300 Grove Ave.   More Details >>

SPECIAL TOWN MEETING ON PROPOSED DOG PARK

Monday, April 30, 2018 7:30 p.m. McCathran Hall Purpose: The Town Council approved the decision of the Planning Commission to locate any dog park in the Town at site 3A, in the West Woods. With the location decided, this meeting has been called by the Mayor and...

NOTABLE & OFFICIAL

Town Elections Will Be Here Soon

Town elections will be held on Saturday, May 12, from 4:00-7:00 PM. Any Town resident registered to vote in Montgomery County is qualified. Any qualified voter who has lived in Town for two years immediately preceding the election is eligible to run for a one-year...

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

The Washington Grove Town Council will hold a public hearing on Monday, March 12, 2018, 7:30 p.m., in McCathran Hall, 300 Grove Ave, Washington Grove, Maryland. The purpose of this hearing is for public testimony regarding the Application for Local Map Amendment...

Town Elections Will Be Here Soon

Town elections will be held on Saturday, May 12, from 4:00-7:00 PM. Any Town resident registered to vote in Montgomery County is qualified. Any qualified voter who has lived in Town for two years immediately preceding the election is eligible to run for a one-year...

EVENTS & RECREATION

Summer In The Parks starts July 3rd

Enroll in camp this summer and make friends and life long memories! This year camp will be held from July 3rd through the 26th, and we would love to have every child in the Grove with us! Enrollment forms are due by April 30, 2018 and can be found on the Town...

The Woman’s Club Flower Show

Will take place on Sunday May 20, 2018. The theme this year is: Victorian Spring. Please mark your calendars and look for additional information in your mailbox and the May Town Bulletin.

Annual Town Meeting

This year’s Annual Town Meeting is set for May 12, 2018 in McCathran Hall at 8:00 p.m.

SERVICES & ALERTS

Final Bulk Leaf Collection

Per our contract with US Lawns, the spring 2017/18 leaf pick up must be completed by close of business on Friday, March 30, 2018. Residents have one final opportunity to have their spring leaves picked up by the vacuum truck. Please be mindful not to block traffic...

Recyclable Yard Waste Pick Up Returns

Recyclable yard waste pick up by Potomac Disposal resumes on March 1, 2018. Our trash contractor will pick up recyclable yard waste from your properly marked containers and/or large brown bags. You may also bundle your brush and tie it with twine. Bundles should be no...

Important Message for Washington Grove Taxpayers

Every year the Town of Washington Grove receives a portion of the Maryland State income tax paid by Town residents. Because our residents do not have mail delivered to street addresses, this presents a challenge for the State Comptroller’s office when attributing the...

TOWG RELATED

Washington Grove Cares

In January, the post-holiday doldrums can get us down. Or maybe we've put off tasks that now must be done, or doctor's appointments that can't wait. Think about connecting with your neighbors through Washington Grove Cares if you need help and to find out if others...

Washington Grove Cares

December holidays are coming with all their traditions, warmth and good fellowship. The holidays also bring many extra tasks—cooking and baking, decorating, shopping, etc. If you feel overwhelmed by these chores, you can look to WGC to ask for help from your...

Washington Grove Cares (WGC) Website

Washington Grove residents have been responding to a variety of needs using the Washington Grove Cares (WGC) website (washingtongrovecares.org). Recent examples include providing meals for families under stress, occasional dog walking, and identifying walking...

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