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    Montgomery County Now Scheduling Booster Shots for Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine

    The Montgomery County announced it is now scheduling booster shots for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine following FDA and CDC approval. Read on...
  2. Montgomery County Hurricane Ida Updates Text MontcoIDA to 888-777

    Montgomery County and FEMA Announce Location of Disaster Recovery Center

    Montgomery County and FEMA today announced the opening of a Disaster Recovery Center to provide information, assistance, and help for Montco residents and business owners affected by the remnants of Hurricane Ida. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Office of Public Health to Participate in National Child Passenger Safety Week

    The Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services Office of Public Health (OPH) is participating in Child Passenger Safety Week during the week of September 19-25, 2021. Read on...
  4. Montgomery County Hurricane Ida Updates Text MontcoIDA to 888-777

    Montco Emergency Disaster Relief Fund Launches with $10,000 Anonymous Donation

    The Montgomery County Commissioners are pleased to announce the creation of the Montco Emergency Disaster Relief Fund hosted by the Montgomery County Foundation, Inc. Read on...
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    Montco Public Defender's Office to Hold Job and Resource Fairs, Distribute Food

    The Norristown event will be held on 9/18 @ 11 am and the Pottstown event will be held on 9/25. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Hosting Walk-up Hiring Open House for 9-1-1 Telecommunicators

    The Montgomery County Department of Public Safety and the Montgomery County Department of Human Resources are inviting interested candidates for the role of 9-1-1 Telecommunicator to a walk-up hiring open house this Saturday, September 18, 2021. Read on...
  7. Montgomery County Hurricane Ida Updates Text MontcoIDA to 888-777

    Montgomery County Commissioners Release Statements on Major Disaster Declaration

    The major disaster declaration through FEMA will provide federal funding and services to eligible individuals and households through the Individual Assistance program and impacted communities through the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Breaks Ground on Chester Valley Trail Extension

    The Montgomery County Commissioners joined with other local officials today to break ground on the Chester Valley Trail Extension, a planned 3.8-mile extension of the Chester Valley Trail. Read on...
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    Montco Announces Court Order to Prevent Evictions, Distributes $25M to Stabilize Rental Households

    The administrative order, which went into effect September 3, directs magisterial district court judges to issue a 30-day continuance for households facing eviction proceedings. Read on...
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    County Office of Public Health to Distribute Free Potassium Iodide Tablets on September 9 & 16

    The County will provide free Potassium Iodide (KI) tablets to Montgomery County residents who live, work or attend schools within a 10-mile radius of the Limerick Generating Station, on Thursday, September 9 and 16, 2021. Read on...
  11. Montgomery County Hurricane Ida Updates Text MontcoIDA to 888-777

    Montgomery County Provides Updated Details for Multi-Agency Resource Center

    This week, Montgomery County will operate a Multi-Agency Resource Center (MARC) for residents affected by Hurricane Ida. The MARC will be open on Wednesday, September 8 from 12 noon to 7 p.m. and on Thursday, September 9 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Read on...
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    Halloween-Themed Events Coming to Pennypacker Mills This Fall

    Montgomery County residents and visitors are invited to experience two Halloween-themed events at Pennypacker Mills this fall. Read on...
  13. Montgomery County Hurricane Ida Updates Text MontcoIDA to 888-777

    Montgomery County Announces Location of Multi-Agency Resource Center for Hurricane Ida Recovery

    Montgomery County officials have released updated information on the County’s response to the remnants of Hurricane Ida, including the location of its Multi-Agency Resource Center (MARC) launching next week. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Provides Update on Hurricane Ida for September 3

    Montgomery County officials have released updated information on the County’s response to the remnants of Hurricane Ida. Residents can opt-in to receive updates by texting MontcoIda to 888-777. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Recommends Masking Outdoors Due to High Community Transmission of COVID-19

    Montgomery County Commissioners in consultation with the Office of Public Health (OPH) announced that starting Monday, September 6, 2021, masking is now recommended outdoors in certain situations for the general public regardless of vaccination status. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Releases Information on Deaths Related to Hurricane Ida

    The Montgomery County Coroner’s Office is investigating three separate deaths related to the severe storm that struck the region the evening of September 1, 2021. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Provides Update on Hurricane Ida

    Montgomery County officials have released updated information on the County’s response to the remnants of Hurricane Ida. Even though the storm has moved out of the area, many sections of the County are still underwater or severely damaged. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Courts and Offices Closed September 2

    Montgomery County officials announced all Courts, facilities, and government offices will be closed Thursday, September 2, 2021 due to ongoing cleanup efforts related to damage and flooding caused by the remnants of Hurricane Ida. Read on...
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    Rescheduled: Mosquito Spraying for West Nile Virus in Lower Moreland Township

    The Montgomery County Office of Public Health (OPH) has announced the mosquito adulticiding (spraying) planned for tonight has been rescheduled to Thursday, September 2, 2021 due to weather. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Announces Christina N. Miller as Administrator for the Office of Public Health

    The Montgomery County Commissioners today announced the appointment of Christina N. Miller as Administrator for the Montgomery County Office of Public Health after an extensive hiring search. Read on...
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  1. Montgomery County Hurricane Ida Updates Text MontcoIDA to 888-777

    For the latest on recovery efforts, visit https://www.montcopa.org/Ida