301-926-2256 [email protected]
LATEST NEWS
  • Nominees for the Upcoming Town Election- Mayor Nominees John Compton Council Nominees (for 2 positions of three-year-term) Darrell Anderson Pat Klein ...
  • Notice Of Public Hearing- The Washington Grove Town Council will hold a public hearing on April 8, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. in McCathran Hall, 300 Grove Ave, to hear… ...
  • 2019 Master Plan Work Session- On Wednesday April 17 there will be a Planning Commission work session at 7:30 pm in the octagon. We will be reviewing/revising the 2019 Master… ...
  • April 2019 – Coming Events Calendar- [ Events and Recreation News ] April 1 2019 »  Woods Committee 7:30 p.m. Council Room April 1, 15 2019 »  Square Dance 7:30 p.m. Town Hall… ...
  • Annual Egg Hunt & Egg Filling Night- Please join us for our Annual Egg Filling and Hunting! Thursday evening, April 18th, at 7:00 PM is our annual Egg Filling Night at the… ...
  • Meet the Candidates- On Saturday, May 4, 2019 one week before the Town elections, we hope to have a lively candidates’ forum in McCathran Hall at 3:00 p.m.… ...
  • Town Elections May 11- Election Day will be Saturday, May 11 this year, and will be followed by the annual Town Meeting. The office of Mayor and two Council… ...
  • Bulk Trash Pickup » Saturday June 15- Materials may include furniture, appliances (nothing with freon like air conditioning units), rugs, large toys, small auto parts, etc. Material may NOT include construction by-products… ...
  • 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… ...
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, 23 April 2019
Thursday, 25 April 2019
  • Emergency Preparedness Meeting
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm in Council Room 300 Grove Ave.   More Details >>

Friday, 26 April 2019
Sunday, 28 April 2019
  • Squeals On Wheels
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm in Woodward Park, Washington Grove, MD 20880, USA   More Details >>

Emergency Preparedness & Safety News

Next Meeting: Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 7:30 pm in the Town Council Room at McCathran Hall. All are welcome to attend! We are always looking for interested people to join our committee, which now includes discussion on safety-related items. The EPSC continues to...

Squeals on Wheels!!

Squeals on Wheels will be bringing a Barnyard petting zoo on Sunday April 28th from 3:00-4:30. This event includes 3 large animals (a combination of Alpaca's and Goats), Bunnies, Ducks, Chickens, Guinea Pigs, one of our giant rabbit breeds, and a piggy. All ages are...

Meet the Candidates

On Saturday, May 4, 2019 one week before the Town elections, we hope to have a lively candidates’ forum in McCathran Hall at 3:00 p.m. Please join us! This is your chance to meet the candidates as well as officeholders not currently up for re-election. Come with...

Town Elections May 11

Election Day will be Saturday, May 11 this year, and will be followed by the annual Town Meeting. The office of Mayor and two Council seats will be open. NOMINATIONS CLOSE APRIL 8! Written nominations require the consent of the nominee and endorsement signatures from...

Bulk Trash Pickup » Saturday June 15

Materials may include furniture, appliances (nothing with freon like air conditioning units), rugs, large toys, small auto parts, etc. Material may NOT include construction by-products from your renovation projects, large automotive parts or tires. Items should not...

NOTABLE & OFFICIAL

Notice Of Public Hearing

The Washington Grove Town Council will hold a public hearing on April 8, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. in McCathran Hall, 300 Grove Ave, to hear public testimony on proposed Ordinance 2019-04 pdf Adopting Amendments to the Washington Grove Code of Ordinances Article 1, Public...

2019 Master Plan Work Session

On Wednesday April 17 there will be a Planning Commission work session at 7:30 pm in the octagon. We will be reviewing/revising the 2019 Master Plan Working Draft. In March we worked on Section 2.3 and Section 3.8, 3.9, 3.10, and 3.11. Section 3.9 still needs to be...

Town Elections May 11

Election Day will be Saturday, May 11 this year, and will be followed by the annual Town Meeting. The office of Mayor and two Council seats will be open. NOMINATIONS CLOSE APRIL 8! Written nominations require the consent of the nominee and endorsement signatures from...

EVENTS & RECREATION

April 2019 – Coming Events Calendar

[ Events and Recreation News ] April 1 2019 »  Woods Committee 7:30 p.m. Council Room April 1, 15 2019 »  Square Dance 7:30 p.m. Town Hall April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 2019 »  Yoga 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Town Hall April 3...

Recreation Committee News

Next Meeting: Wed., April 17, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. Open to the public. Anyone interested in joining should come to the next meeting!

Annual Egg Hunt & Egg Filling Night

Please join us for our Annual Egg Filling and Hunting! Thursday evening, April 18th, at 7:00 PM is our annual Egg Filling Night at the Clubhouse, and as always, we need lots of help, and many bags of small, wrapped candies (no bigger than Hershey’s kisses) to go...

SERVICES & ALERTS

Maple Lake News

Next Meeting: Thursday, April 17, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Old Council Room. This is the first meeting of the new season. All are welcome to attend! Maple Lake Cleanup: The annual cleanup will be on Saturday, April 27th at 10 AM. This is a joint project with the Woods...

Bulk Trash Pickup » Saturday June 15

Materials may include furniture, appliances (nothing with freon like air conditioning units), rugs, large toys, small auto parts, etc. Material may NOT include construction by-products from your renovation projects, large automotive parts or tires. Items should not...

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...

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Washington Grove Elementary School Kindergarten Orientation

WGES is making plans for the next year’s Kindergarten Orientation for the incoming Kindergarten class (2019-2020). Orientation will occur on Friday, April 12, 2019. To be eligible for Kindergarten this coming September, children must be five years old on or...

Important Message for Washington Grove Taxpayers

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Woman’s Club News

Project Linus For those who like to knit, crochet or work with fabric, this year we’re participating in Project Linus. From time to time, we’ll have get togethers at the Clubhouse, where we’ll work on no-sew fleece throws to help give some security,...

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