Montgomery County, Maryland, is part of the Greater Washington, DC, region. This major metropolitan area is home to more than 5.5 million residents as well as to our Nation's Capital.
Regional transportation, land-use, environmental and public safety planning is provided to all the jurisdictions in our region by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments. To find out more, contact: www.mwcog.org/home.asp.
Montgomery County is home to many federal government agencies, including the National Institutes of Healt, the National Institutes of Standards and Technology, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, U.S. Food & Drug Administration, NOAA, and many others. Contact these and other U.S. agencies at: http://us.gov/.
For legislative information on the U.S. Congress, visit: http://thomas.loc.gov/.
WhiteHouse.gov is the official web site for the White House and President Barack Obama, the 44th President of the United States. It provides a wealth of information and is an excellent resource for all.