by Dan Krell
Are you relocating to one of the fine communities located in Montgomery County MD, such as Bethesda, Potomac, Rockville, Gaithersburg, Germantown, Olney, Silver Spring, etc?
Cumbersome printed collections of relocation material are a thing of the past. If you are relocating to Montgomery County MD, the following collection of local information is not only full of interesting and relevant information; it’s easy to search as well.
Visit Montgomery (from the Conference and Visitors Bureau of Montgomery County, MD, Inc.) is a resource offering information about business, shopping, history, local communities, restaurants, and local events; there is also relocation information.
The Montgomery County Government website provides a welcome for new residents who need information about such things as (but not limited to) changing car tags, schools, animal licensing, and other important information. Additionally, Resident news and Services information is listed here.
Residents often dine out, and take part in activities activities throughout the County. So, although you may not live in these areas, chances are you will go to these other local communities to shop, eat (restaurants and specialty grocers), and other take part in recreational activities. Each municipality has information posted to their own site:
City of Rockville
City of Gaithersburg
Chevy Chase Section 3
Chevy Chase Section 5
Chevy Chase View
Chevy Chase Village
North Chevy Chase
or view a comprehensive list of communities in Montgomery County MD.
Many residents take advantage of the Washington Metro to travel within the County, or to other areas in MD, DC, or VA. The Metro is used by many commuters as well as those who want to leave the car at home. Here is the “famous” Washington Metro Map.
(As technology and information changes rapidly, the information provided is believed to be accurate, but should not be relied upon without verification. The hyperlinks may change without notice.)