The nine-member Montgomery County Council meets in session every Tuesday and throughout the week in legislative…More committees focusing on education; health and human services; management and fiscal policy; planning, housing and economic development, public safety and transportation, infrastructure, energy and environment.
The council comprises five members elected from districts and four elected at large countywide. Council members are elected to four year terms. All nine seats are up for election in the same year.
The council president and vice president are elected by their colleagues and serve one-year terms.
The council meets at the Stella B. Werner Council Office Building, which has hearing rooms on the third and seventh floors and offices for legislative staff.