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LATEST NEWS
  • Register Your Dog For The Dog Park!- Register Your Dog: Dog Park Registration/Application Form pdf Please print the form, complete and sign it, and deliver it to Mary Warfield by hand or… ...
  • St. Patrick’s Day Ceili- Invitation To A St. Patrick’s Day Ceili Friday, March 8 What is a Ceili? Come and find out at McCathran Hall from 7 – 10:30… ...
  • Film Society – The Straight Story- On March 10, join us for The Straight Story. A creaky Midwesterner undertakes a road trip on his lawn tractor to visit his estranged and… ...
  • Town Council News + Mtg- Next meeting: Monday, March 11, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. The public is invited to attend. Actions at the February meeting include: Approval… ...
  • Notice of Public Hearings- The Washington Grove Town Council will hold three (3) public hearings On Monday, March 11, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. in McCathran Hall, 300 Grove Ave,… ...
  • 2019 Master Plan Work Session March 20- On Wednesday March 20 there will be a Planning Commission work session at 7:30 pm in the Council Room. We will be reviewing/revising the 2019… ...
  • Summer In The Parks 2019- It’s that time of year when the Town of Washington Grove announces plans for yet another exciting July full of fun and adventure! For decades,… ...
  • Important Message for Washington Grove Taxpayers- Maryland State Income Tax Washington Grove Subdivision Code: 1612 Every year the Town of Washington Grove receives a portion of the Maryland State income tax… ...
  • Joining the Woman’s Club is Easy- Joining the Woman’s Club is Easy The Woman’s Club dues are a modest $15 per year and can be paid at any event, or by… ...
  • Woman’s Club – Project Linus- For those who like to knit, crochet or work with fabric, this year we’re supporting Project Linus. We’ll be making fleece, knitted or crocheted throws… ...
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

Tuesday, 26 March 2019
Wednesday, 27 March 2019
Thursday, 28 March 2019
  • Emergency Preparedness Meeting
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm in Council Room 300 Grove Ave.   More Details >>

Friday, 29 March 2019
Saturday, 30 March 2019
Sunday, 31 March 2019
Monday, 01 April 2019
Tuesday, 02 April 2019

Town Council Budget Work Session for FY 2020

Tuesday, March 26, 2019, McCathran Hall Council Room, 7:30 p.m. The Mayor and Council will hold a work session to plan the budget for the coming year which begins on July 1. At their April 8 meeting, the Council will adopt a recommended budget. A summary of the...

Emergency Preparedness & Safety News

The Emergency Preparedness and Safety Committee's March meeting is scheduled for Thursday, March 28th, 2019 at 7:30 pm in the Town Council Room at McCathran Hall. All are welcome to attend!

Yard Waste & Leaf Collection

Final Bulk Leaf Collection Per our contract with US Lawns, the spring 2018/19 leaf pick up must be completed by close of business on Friday, March 29, 2019. Residents have one final opportunity to have their spring leaves picked up by the vacuum truck. Please be...

Town Council Meeting Minutes March 2019 – UNAPPROVED DRAFT

[ Minutes Archive ] 11 March 2019 | Approved: PENDING APPROVAL TC REPORT – March 2019 – Approved: 11 March 2019 Mayor John Compton called the regular meeting of the Town Council to order at 8:20 p.m. In attendance were Councilors Darrell Anderson (via...

NOTABLE & OFFICIAL

Notice of Public Hearings

The Washington Grove Town Council will hold three (3) public hearings On Monday, March 11, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. in McCathran Hall, 300 Grove Ave, to hear public testimony on the following Ordinances. Ordinance 2019-01; Adopting Amendments to the Washington Grove Zoning...

2019 Master Plan Work Session March 20

On Wednesday March 20 there will be a Planning Commission work session at 7:30 pm in the Council Room. We will be reviewing/revising the 2019 Master Plan Working Draft. On February 13 we worked on Section 3. On March 20 we will start with Section 2.3) Boundary...

Town Council Budget Work Session for FY 2020

Tuesday, March 26, 2019, McCathran Hall Council Room, 7:30 p.m. The Mayor and Council will hold a work session to plan the budget for the coming year which begins on July 1. At their April 8 meeting, the Council will adopt a recommended budget. A summary of the...

EVENTS & RECREATION

March 2019 – Coming Events Calendar

[ Events and Recreation News ] March 4, 2019 »  Woods Committee 7:30 p.m. McCathran Hall March 4, 2019 »  Square Dancing 7:30 p.m. McCathran Hall March 5, 2019 »  UMC Pancake and Sausage dinner 6:00 Methodist Church...

St. Patrick’s Day Ceili

Invitation To A St. Patrick’s Day Ceili Friday, March 8 What is a Ceili? Come and find out at McCathran Hall from 7 – 10:30 on Friday, March 8. Get an early start in celebrating with the Blackthorn Ceili Dancers. Try out those dance steps while listening...

Film Society – The Straight Story

On March 10, join us for The Straight Story. A creaky Midwesterner undertakes a road trip on his lawn tractor to visit his estranged and ill brother. Richard Farnsworth is indelible as 73-year old Alvin Straight, whose real-life journey inspired this warm and gentle...

SERVICES & ALERTS

Register Your Dog For The Dog Park!

Register Your Dog: Dog Park Registration/Application Form pdf Please print the form, complete and sign it, and deliver it to Mary Warfield by hand or snail mail. Once processed, you will receive a dog tag as acknowledgment that your dog is registered to use the Grove...

Important Message for Washington Grove Taxpayers

Maryland State Income Tax Washington Grove Subdivision Code: 1612 Every year the Town of Washington Grove receives a portion of the Maryland State income tax paid by Town residents. Because most residents do not have mail delivered to street addresses, this presents a...

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