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LATEST NEWS
  • Next Film Society – Sunday 02.09 - On Sunday, February 9, escape the winter doldrums and join us for an award-winning film, Antonia's Line. Strong-willed Antonia recalls life on her Dutch farm… ...
  • Town Council Mtg + News - Next meeting: Monday, February 10, 2020; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. The public is invited to attend. Actions at the January meeting include: Deferred… ...
  • Bikeways Workshop to take Public Input - February 13 at 7:00 p.m. in McCathran Hall. To solicit input from affected communities and individuals, the Montgomery County Department of Transportation (MCDOT) is holding… ...
  • HPC Mtg + News - Next meeting: Tuesday, February 18, 2020; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. All meetings are open to the public. Town Volunteer Historic Sign Restoration Project:… ...
  • 2020 Master Plan Work Session – Wednesday 02.19 - On Wednesday February 19 there will be a Planning Commission work session at 7:30 pm in the Council room. We will be reviewing/revising January’s working… ...
  • Rec Committee Mtg + SITP News - Next Meeting: Thursday, February 20, 2020; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. Open to the public. Anyone interested in joining should come to the next… ...
  • WC News + Chili Supper – Saturday 02.22 - If it’s February, it must be Chili Supper Time! Plan to Join us on February 22nd Tired of winter? Why not join us for our… ...
  • Town Elections - Election Day in Washington Grove will be Saturday, May 9. Voting will be held in McCathran Hall from 4:00 until 7:00. Elections are followed by… ...
  • Town Treasurer Position - The Town of Washington Grove seeks a qualified individual to fill the position of Town Treasurer beginning Spring-Summer 2021. The Treasurer has broad responsibilities, functioning… ...
  • 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.… ...
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, 22 February 2020
Tuesday, 25 February 2020
Wednesday, 26 February 2020
Thursday, 27 February 2020
  • Emergency Preparedness Meeting
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm in Council Room 300 Grove Ave.   More Details >>

WC News + Chili Supper – Saturday 02.22

If it’s February, it must be Chili Supper Time! Plan to Join us on February 22nd Tired of winter? Why not join us for our Chili Supper on Saturday, February 22nd, 6:00 PM at McCathran Hall! As always, we need meat and vegetarian chilis, mild, medium or hot...

Lighting Committee Mtg + News

Next Meeting: Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. in the Town Council Room. We will be continuing our exploration of our lighting needs. From our research, here is the list of attributes and considerations recommended for study for lighting Town streets and...

Emergency Preparedness Mtg + News

Next Meeting: Thursday February 27, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. in the Town Council Room. All Town residents are welcome to attend and discuss any issues or concerns regarding emergency preparedness or safety. We are working with Montgomery County to finalize a date in March...

Forestry & Beautfn Mtg + News

Next Meeting: Wed, March 11, 2020; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. We will begin planning for spring tree planting. We'd love to have you join us! And if you can't make the meeting, but have a suggestion for where a new tree is needed, please contact F&B Chair...

Historic Preservation Commission Meeting Minutes August 2019

[ Minutes Archive ] 23 August 2019 | Approved: 17 September 2019 Members Present: Bob Booher, Mimi Styles, Wendy Harris, David Stopak and Darrell Anderson. Absent: Gail Littlefield Attendees: Robert Johnson, Kirk Greenway Bob Booher took minutes. Approval of Agenda...

NOTABLE & OFFICIAL

Town Council Mtg + News

Next meeting: Monday, February 10, 2020; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. The public is invited to attend. Actions at the January meeting include: Deferred any discussion of Resolution 2019-13; Providing for Proper Governance of Washington Grove Committees to February...

HPC Mtg + News

Next meeting: Tuesday, February 18, 2020; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. All meetings are open to the public. Town Volunteer Historic Sign Restoration Project: Video and Preservation Award! Have you seen the video yet?? If you are not on the Listserv, or were simply...

2020 Master Plan Work Session – Wednesday 02.19

On Wednesday February 19 there will be a Planning Commission work session at 7:30 pm in the Council room. We will be reviewing/revising January’s working draft (available on the Town web site). On January 15 we re-worked the Introduction and Sections 1 and 2. It...

EVENTS & RECREATION

February 2020 – Coming Events Calendar

[ Events and Recreation News ] February 3 »  Woods Committee 7:30 pm Council Room February 5 »  Planning Commission 7:30 pm Council Room February 9 »  Film Society 7:00 pm McCathran Hall February 10 » ...

Next Film Society – Sunday 02.09

On Sunday, February 9, escape the winter doldrums and join us for an award-winning film, Antonia's Line. Strong-willed Antonia recalls life on her Dutch farm in the decades after World War II, recounting tales of quirky villagers and of her descendants. Magical and...

Rec Committee Mtg + SITP News

Next Meeting: Thursday, February 20, 2020; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. Open to the public. Anyone interested in joining should come to the next meeting! SITP Survey Hi everyone! I’m trying to get an idea of how many campers we will have for SITP this year for...

WC News + Chili Supper – Saturday 02.22

If it’s February, it must be Chili Supper Time! Plan to Join us on February 22nd Tired of winter? Why not join us for our Chili Supper on Saturday, February 22nd, 6:00 PM at McCathran Hall! As always, we need meat and vegetarian chilis, mild, medium or hot...

SERVICES & ALERTS

Town Elections

Election Day in Washington Grove will be Saturday, May 9. Voting will be held in McCathran Hall from 4:00 until 7:00. Elections are followed by the annual Town Meeting. Open this year will be two seats on the Town Council (three-year terms) and the office of Mayor...

Town Treasurer Position

The Town of Washington Grove seeks a qualified individual to fill the position of Town Treasurer beginning Spring-Summer 2021. The Treasurer has broad responsibilities, functioning as financial officer, bookkeeper, purchasing agent and in other capacities to insure...

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 challenge for the State...

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RELATED

Bikeways Workshop to take Public Input

February 13 at 7:00 p.m. in McCathran Hall. To solicit input from affected communities and individuals, the Montgomery County Department of Transportation (MCDOT) is holding Public Workshop #1 for the Washington Grove Connector - Crabbs Branch Extension Projects...

WG Sign Restoration Project on Video !

Montgomery Municipal Cable (MMC) has produced a wonderful six-minute video about the Town’s volunteer historic wood street sign restoration project. Thank you MMC! The Town has also been informed that Montgomery Preservation, Inc. (MPI) will recognize our project with...

Special Town Meeting – Bikeway Systems

McCathran Hall, Saturday January 25 @ 11:00 am Purpose: Discussion of Connection to the County and Gaithersburg Bikeway Systems A direct and safe walking and bicycle pathway to the Metro and the Grove Shopping area has been a goal in the Town’s Master Plan for...

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