September 23, 2021

County Executive Elrich to Hold Five Public Forums to Seek Input on FY2023 Operating Budget, Starting With Tuesday, Oct. 5, Forum in Bethesda

Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich and the County’s regional services centers will host five public forums in October to seek input on the Fiscal Year 2023 Operating Budget. The first forum will be from 7-8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 5, at the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Regional Services Center in Bethesda. Residents can attend the forums in person or view them via the internet. 

The County is in the early stages of formulating the FY23 operating budget. County Executive Elrich is required to submit a recommended budget to the County Council by March 15. The Council will then have two months to study the budget. It must adopt a final budget by late May. The FY23 budget will go into effect on July 1.

Details on how to join the forums via the internet will be announced soon.

The tentative schedule for the five forums:
  • Tuesday, Oct. 5. 7-8:30 p.m. Bethesda-Chevy Chase Regional Services Center,
    4805 Edgemoor Lane, Wisconsin D Room, Bethesda.
  • Wednesday, Oct. 6, 7-8:30 p.m. Silver Spring Civic Building,
    One Veterans Place, Silver Spring.
  • Wednesday, Oct. 13, 7-8:30 p.m. White Oak Community Recreation Center,
    1700 April Lane, Silver Spring.
  • Monday, Oct. 18, 7-8:30 p.m. BlackRock Center for the Arts,
    12901 Town Commons Drive, Germantown.
  • Date TBD. Mid-County Regional Services Center,
    2424 Reedie Drive, Park and Planning Board Room, Wheaton.