301-926-2256 [email protected]
LATEST NEWS
  • Film Society – Tulpan – Sunday 02.10- Film Society - Sunday February 10th Take your mind off the wintry weather outside your window and come to see the latest Film Society movie,… ...
  • Town Council Mtg + Awarded Contracts- Next meeting: Monday, February 11, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. The public is invited to attend. Actions at the January meeting include: Awarded… ...
  • 2019 Master Plan Work Session – Wed 02.13- On Wednesday February 13 there will be a Planning Commission work session at 7:30 pm in the Council room. We will be reviewing/revising the 2019… ...
  • Woman’s Club Chili Supper – 02.23- Tired of the snow and ice and cold? Then plan on joining us on Saturday, February 23rd, 6:30 PM at McCathran Hall! As always, we… ...
  • Trash Day WEDNESDAY – Begins March 6!- After many years of having our refuse and recycling collected on Thursdays, we have been asked to change to WEDNESDAYS. The first Wednesday pickup will… ...
  • Street Sign Rehabilitation Team- The street sign rehabilitation team, under the able leadership of Susan Van Nostrand, continues to soldier on – in residents’ homes and workshops, and in… ...
  • Winter Weather Preparedness- Winter continues with potentially serious consequences for residents, but there are actions that every resident can take to prepare for winter emergencies that may avoid,… ...
  • Rec Committee Mtg & Dance Classes in Hall- Recreation Committee Mtg Next Meeting: Wed., April 17, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. Open to the public. The Recreation Committee would love to… ...
  • 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… ...
  • Kudos for Snow Removal!- Many thanks to Dane Clark for his help with snow removal. His expertise with a skid loader is a sight to be seen. Thanks, Dane!! ...
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

Saturday, 16 February 2019
Monday, 18 February 2019
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
Wednesday, 20 February 2019
Thursday, 21 February 2019
Friday, 22 February 2019
Saturday, 23 February 2019

HPC Mtg – Tue 02.19

Next meeting: Tuesday, February 19, 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....

Woman’s Club Chili Supper – 02.23

Tired of the snow and ice and cold? Then plan on joining us on Saturday, February 23rd, 6:30 PM at McCathran Hall! As always, we need meat and vegetarian chili, mild, medium or hot – and lots of sides. Please contact Sylvia Appleby (301-926-9094 or...

Trash Day WEDNESDAY – Begins March 6!

After many years of having our refuse and recycling collected on Thursdays, we have been asked to change to WEDNESDAYS. The first Wednesday pickup will be on March 6, 2019.

Forestry & Beautfn Mtg + News

Next Meeting: Wednesday, March 13, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. We will begin planning for spring tree planting. We'd love to have you join us! If you can't make the meeting but have a suggestion for where a new tree is needed, please contact F&B Chair...

Planning Commission Meeting Minutes January 2019

[ Minutes Archive ] 2 January 2019 | Approved: 6 February 2019 Peter Nagrod called the meeting to order at 7:35 p.m. In attendance were Commissioners Charlie Challstrom, Jon Cohen, Georgette Cole, and Dave Hix. Also present were residents Robert Johnson, Eleni Khan...

NOTABLE & OFFICIAL

Woods Committee Mtg + WC Survey

Next Meeting: Monday, February 4, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. Meetings are on the 1st Monday of each month. The March meeting will be on the 4th. All are welcome to attend. The Woods Committee has included in this month's Town Bulletin the summary results of...

2019 Master Plan Work Session – Wed 02.13

On Wednesday February 13 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 Draftpdf – On Jan. 16 we worked on the Introduction and Sections 1 and 2. On Feb. 13 we will...

Town Elections in May

Election Day 2019 will be May 11. Nominations will close April 8. Residents new and old are reminded that Washington Grove is an incorporated municipality governed by its citizens on a volunteer basis. The office of Mayor and at least two of the six Town Council seats...

EVENTS & RECREATION

Film Society – Tulpan – Sunday 02.10

Film Society - Sunday February 10th Take your mind off the wintry weather outside your window and come to see the latest Film Society movie, Tulpan, which takes place on the harshly beautiful Kazakhstan steppe. Asa, a shepherd, must find a wife before he can have his...

Woman’s Club Chili Supper – 02.23

Tired of the snow and ice and cold? Then plan on joining us on Saturday, February 23rd, 6:30 PM at McCathran Hall! As always, we need meat and vegetarian chili, mild, medium or hot – and lots of sides. Please contact Sylvia Appleby (301-926-9094 or...

Rec Committee Mtg & Dance Classes in Hall

Recreation Committee Mtg Next Meeting: Wed., April 17, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. Open to the public. The Recreation Committee would love to have more volunteers to help keep our traditions going and bring in new ones. Anyone interested in joining should...

SERVICES & ALERTS

Trash Day WEDNESDAY – Begins March 6!

After many years of having our refuse and recycling collected on Thursdays, we have been asked to change to WEDNESDAYS. The first Wednesday pickup will be on March 6, 2019.

Winter Weather Preparedness

Winter continues with potentially serious consequences for residents, but there are actions that every resident can take to prepare for winter emergencies that may avoid, mitigate or aid recovery. The Emergency Preparedness Committee has identified some websites that...

Still Confused About Brush?

In 2010, the Mayor and Town Council made the decision to cease brush pickup from private property by Town Maintenance. It was determined that since the refuse/recycling contract included the pickup of recyclable yard waste, the time and money involved in this service...

TOWG RELATED

Street Sign Rehabilitation Team

The street sign rehabilitation team, under the able leadership of Susan Van Nostrand, continues to soldier on – in residents’ homes and workshops, and in welcoming camaraderie around Susan’s kitchen table. To date, 145 signs have undergone the...

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...

WC Annual Membership Drive + Donations

Our Annual Membership Drive If you haven’t paid your modest $15 annual dues yet, please send a check, made out to The Woman’s Club of Washington Grove, to The Woman’s Club, PO Box 354, Washington Grove, MD 20880. The dues make it possible for us to...

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