Communications Office

The Montgomery County Office of Communications is located in the Commissioners’ Office and is primarily tasked with creating and maintaining effective lines of communication between the county government and its employees, the media, and the public. The Montgomery County Commissioners are dedicated to maintaining a fully transparent government, and the Office of Communications plays a vital role in that effort.

The Office of Communications not only informs its audiences on the actions of the county commissioners, but it also works diligently to provide information to its residents on the multitude of county services provided, recreational activities, historical sites, and other county government-related news.

In addition to traditional means of communicating, the Office of Communications maintains the county’s online presence through county website content management. The Office of Communications is also a frequent user of social media as a means of communicating with the public. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.

Main functions of the Office of Communications include: 

  • Media relations 
  • Community relations 
  • Employee communications 
  • Website content management
  • Special events 
  • Crisis communications
  • Public Information

  1. Montgomery County Declares "Code Blue" for March 4 - 6, 2021

    A “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration is made in Montgomery County when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to individuals without shelter. Read on...
  2. Montgomery County Provides Weekly COVID-19 Update, Launches Mobile Vaccination Effort

    During their virtual COVID-19 briefing today, the Montgomery County Commissioners provided an update on COVID-19 vaccine operations. Read on...
  3. Montgomery County Declares "Code Blue" for March 1 - 2, 2021

    A “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration is made in Montgomery County when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to individuals without shelter. Read on...
  4. Montgomery County Announces Vaccine Pre-Registration Now Available by Phone

    A volunteer service is now available to people in the County who need support pre-registering for vaccine appointments by phone. Read on...
  5. Applications for MontcoStrong 2021 Hospitality Industry Recovery Program Open March 12

    The Montgomery County Board of Commissioners announced today that hospitality industry businesses negatively impacted by COVID-19 can now apply for up to $50,000 in grant funding through the MontcoStrong 2021 Hospitality Industry Recovery Program. Read on...
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  1. Applications Now Open for MontcoStrong 2021 Restaurant Grant Program

    NORRISTOWN, PA – The Montgomery County Board of Commissioners announced today that restaurants negatively impacted by COVID-19 can now apply for up to $10,000 in grant funding through the MontcoStrong 2021 Restaurant Grant Program. Deadline 1/8/2021 Read on...
  2. Director of Public Safety Thomas M. Sullivan to Retire in January 2021

    After completing nearly 19 years of service to Montgomery County, Thomas M. Sullivan, Director of the Department of Public Safety, will retire on January 5, 2021. Read on...
  3. Montgomery County Reports 2,357 New COVID-19 Cases and 34 Deaths in Past Week

    NORRISTOWN, PA – Montco officials and the Office of Public Health today reported COVID-19 test results and deaths from December 23 - 29, 2020. Over the past week, 2,357 additional people tested positive for coronavirus, and 34 people died of COVID-19. Read on...
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