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LATEST NEWS
  • National Register Update - The draft copy of the updated and expanded National Register of Historic Places Historic District Nomination is available as a pdf on the Town website.… ...
  • The Fall Games – Sept 7 & 8 - Why are we changing the dates? With the changes in the MCPS school calendar year, we think a later date will increase participation. Note the… ...
  • The Holiday Show Needs You! - Have you ever thought it would be fun to write a musical? Or to sing or dance or act? Is your real interest working backstage,… ...
  • Town Council Mtg + News - Next meeting: Monday, September 9, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. The public is invited to attend. Actions at the August meeting include: Appointment… ...
  • ORDINANCE 2019-03 – Summary - At a Special Town Council meeting on August 28, 2019, the Town Council enacted Ordinance 2019-12; Authorizing the Sale of Land Occupied by a Main… ...
  • Stormwater Management Committee - Next meeting: Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. The Stormwater Management Committee will meet on the 2nd Tuesday of the month.… ...
  • Washington Grove Cares – 4th What’s My Line? - How can individuals and communities heal from traumatic events? Neighbor Mary Blake (Chestnut Avenue) will raise awareness of trauma (e.g., violence, abuse, adversity, bullying) and… ...
  • 2019 Master Plan Work Session - 2019 Master Plan Work Session will be held on September 18. We will be reviewing a new submission on the Bike Path (Section 3.4). We… ...
  • Woman’s Club Annual Potluck Supper - Pull out your favorite recipes for September’s Annual Potluck Supper!! In Washington Grove, fall means it’s time for the Woman’s Club’s Annual Potluck Supper! Come… ...
  • Emergency Preparedness Seminar - September is National Preparedness Month, and we are holding an emergency preparedness and safety seminar on Saturday, Sept. 21 at 11:00 AM at McCathran Hall.… ...
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
Historic Preservation Commission, Roads & Walkways, Sign Restoration Project, WG Conservation Park

Darrell Anderson
301-963-8555 home
240-506-2341 cell
[email protected]

Planning Commission, McCathran Hall, Montgomery Municipal Cable Board, Census Liaison, FEMA Floodplain Coordinator

Charlie Challstrom
301-926-4498
[email protected]

Dog Park, Woods, Contracts, Shady Grove Crossing Liaison

Robert B. Gilmore
202-352-1877
[email protected]

Website, Communications, Recreation

Marida Hines
301-337-8476
[email protected]

Emergency Preparedness, Maple Lake

Pat Klein
301-926-2256
[email protected]

Forestry and Beautification, Maintenance, Memorials, Playgrounds

Audrey Maskery
240-205-4756
[email protected]

OFFICERS
Mayor

John Compton
240-432-5700
[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
Historic Preservation Commission

Robert Booher
Chair
301-963-3935

Darrell Anderson
Council Liaison
301-963-8555 home
240-506-2341 cell

Wendy Harris
914-388-2195

Gail Littlefield
301-990-6567

David Stopak
301-330-5446

Mimi Styles
301-519-1957

Planning Commission

Peter Nagrod
Chair
301-512-5771

Charlie Challstrom
Council Liaison
301-926-4498

Georgette Cole
301-330-6740

David Hix
301-825-3737

Deb Mehlferber
240-805-5406

Supervisors of Elections

Meredith Horan
Supervisor
301-926-1054

Joe Clark
301-869-7944

Nick Suzich
240-750-9289

Board of Zoning Appeals

Marc Hansen
Chair
301-869-0926

Satoshi Amagai
301-330-1336

Christine Dibble
301-869-4334

Kathie Evans
Alternate Member
301-869-7816

COMMITTEES
Forestry & Beautification

Georgette Cole
Chair
301-330-6740

Audrey Maskery
Council Liaison
240-205-4756

Woods

Patrice Klein
co-Chair
301-926-2256

Joan Mahaffey
co-Chair
240-631-8064

Maple Lake

John Hutchinson
240-997-5820

Emergency Preparedness

Satoshi Amagai
Chair
301-330-1336

Intergovernmental

John Compton
240-432-5700

Joli A. McCathran
301-869-5358

Recreation

Emily Cavey
240-838-1840

Missy Yachup
301-947-4159

Dog Park

Christine Dibble
co-Chair
301-869-4334

Mary Warfield
co-Chair
202-421-6006

Vacant Homes Task Force

David Stopak
301-330-6446

Memorials

Audrey Maskery
240-205-4756

Sunday, 15 September 2019
  • Washington Grove Cares
    2:30 pm - 5:30 pm in 300 Grove Ave, Washington Grove, MD 20880, USA   More Details >>

Tuesday, 17 September 2019
Wednesday, 18 September 2019

Washington Grove Cares – 4th What’s My Line?

How can individuals and communities heal from traumatic events? Neighbor Mary Blake (Chestnut Avenue) will raise awareness of trauma (e.g., violence, abuse, adversity, bullying) and discuss new and innovative ways that people are mobilizing to respond and facilitate...

Historic Preservation Commission Mtg

Next meeting: Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. All meetings are open to the public. The HPC welcomes and encourages residents to come for an early consultation when considering an addition or renovation/changes to the exterior of their home. HPC...

2019 Master Plan Work Session

2019 Master Plan Work Session will be held on September 18. We will be reviewing a new submission on the Bike Path (Section 3.4). We will review new material and also decisions made on Sections 5 and 6 on August 21, then continue on to Section 6.3 now re-titled...

Woman’s Club Annual Potluck Supper

Pull out your favorite recipes for September’s Annual Potluck Supper!! In Washington Grove, fall means it’s time for the Woman’s Club’s Annual Potluck Supper! Come join us at the Clubhouse, Friday evening, September 20th, starting at 6:30 PM....

Emergency Preparedness Seminar

September is National Preparedness Month, and we are holding an emergency preparedness and safety seminar on Saturday, Sept. 21 at 11:00 AM at McCathran Hall. Representatives from the Montgomery County Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security, along with...

Emergency Preparedness & Safety Mtg

Next Meeting: Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019 at 7:30 pm in the Town Council Room at McCathran Hall. All Town residents are welcome to attend and discuss any issues or concerns regarding emergency preparedness or safety. We are always looking for interested people to join...

3rd Annual Washington Grove Fall Festival – Sat. Sept 28

The festival is outdoors, on the green, at the Methodist Church on Saturday, September 28th from 10-5. Come by and have lunch at one of our food trucks and don't forget to enjoy ice cream from Ben and Jerry's. Purchase a pumpkin from our "Pumpkin Patch" and the kids...

Film Society – Opens 10.13

20th Anniversary Season In celebration of our 20th year showing movies in McCathran Hall, the Film Society is pleased to announce that ALL films in the 2019/2020 season will be FREE to all. Join us for an outstanding lineup beginning on October 13, with A Man Called...

Historic Preservation Commission Meeting Agenda, September 17, 2019

Meeting of the Historic Preservation Commission Tuesday, September 17, 2019 | 7:30 p.m. | McCathran Hall Council Room I. OFFICIAL BUSINESS 7:30 p.m. 1.1 Approval of Agenda 1.2 Adoption of the Minutes II. REVIEW SESSION 8:00 p.m. 2.1 Review of projects 2.1.1 412 4th...

NOTABLE & OFFICIAL

National Register Update

The draft copy of the updated and expanded National Register of Historic Places Historic District Nomination is available as a pdf on the Town website. This document, prepared by our consultants, Robinson & Associates, contains a wealth of information about the...

Town Council Mtg + News

Next meeting: Monday, September 9, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. The public is invited to attend. Actions at the August meeting include: Appointment of Nicho’s Trees Advisory Committee (3 members and a liaison) Approval of Ord.#2019-03; Sale of Land...

ORDINANCE 2019-03 – Summary

At a Special Town Council meeting on August 28, 2019, the Town Council enacted Ordinance 2019-12; Authorizing the Sale of Land Occupied by a Main Building at 409 5th Avenue Constructed in Part on Land Owned by the Town of Washington Grove. The title of this ordinance...

2019 Master Plan Work Session

2019 Master Plan Work Session will be held on September 18. We will be reviewing a new submission on the Bike Path (Section 3.4). We will review new material and also decisions made on Sections 5 and 6 on August 21, then continue on to Section 6.3 now re-titled...

EVENTS & RECREATION

September 2019 – Coming Events Calendar

Sept. 3 »  Woods Comm. 7:30 pm Council Room Sept. 4 »  Planning Comm. 7:30 pm Council Room Sept. 7 & 8 »  Fall Games See Insert Sept. 9 »  Town council 7:30 pm Council Room Sept. 10 » ...

The Fall Games – Sept 7 & 8

Why are we changing the dates? With the changes in the MCPS school calendar year, we think a later date will increase participation. Note the date changes! See [ Labor Day Changes & Softball Game 09.01 ] Saturday September 7th 10 AM – 1 PM Field Events –...

Woman’s Club Annual Potluck Supper

Pull out your favorite recipes for September’s Annual Potluck Supper!! In Washington Grove, fall means it’s time for the Woman’s Club’s Annual Potluck Supper! Come join us at the Clubhouse, Friday evening, September 20th, starting at 6:30 PM....

3rd Annual Washington Grove Fall Festival – Sat. Sept 28

The festival is outdoors, on the green, at the Methodist Church on Saturday, September 28th from 10-5. Come by and have lunch at one of our food trucks and don't forget to enjoy ice cream from Ben and Jerry's. Purchase a pumpkin from our "Pumpkin Patch" and the kids...

SERVICES & ALERTS

The Holiday Show Needs You!

Have you ever thought it would be fun to write a musical? Or to sing or dance or act? Is your real interest working backstage, helping with lighting, assisting with costumes, working on sets? Well, our Annual Holiday Show is your opportunity! Our Holiday Show is...

Stormwater Management Committee

Next meeting: Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. The Stormwater Management Committee will meet on the 2nd Tuesday of the month. Please call Robert Johnson at 301-346-6267 or email [email protected] for information and to express interest in helping...

Emergency Preparedness Seminar

September is National Preparedness Month, and we are holding an emergency preparedness and safety seminar on Saturday, Sept. 21 at 11:00 AM at McCathran Hall. Representatives from the Montgomery County Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security, along with...

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Washington Grove Cares – 4th What’s My Line?

How can individuals and communities heal from traumatic events? Neighbor Mary Blake (Chestnut Avenue) will raise awareness of trauma (e.g., violence, abuse, adversity, bullying) and discuss new and innovative ways that people are mobilizing to respond and facilitate...

3rd Annual Washington Grove Fall Festival – Sat. Sept 28

The festival is outdoors, on the green, at the Methodist Church on Saturday, September 28th from 10-5. Come by and have lunch at one of our food trucks and don't forget to enjoy ice cream from Ben and Jerry's. Purchase a pumpkin from our "Pumpkin Patch" and the kids...

Communications Work Group & Mtg 07.24.19

The Communications Working Group will meet Wednesday, July 24 at 7pm at Marida Hines’s house. All are welcome to attend. Topics will include the usability test for the website, next steps in emergency communications planning, and communications to support volunteerism...

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