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Abbreviation Description Abbreviation Description
ADA Americans with Disabilities Act COMAR Code of Maryland Annotated Regulations
AHCMC Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County CPI-U Consumer Price Index - Urban
ALARF Advance Land Acquisition Revolving Fund CR Current Revenue
APFO Adequate Public Facilities Ordinance CRIMS Correction and Rehabilitation Information Management System
ARRA American Recovery and Reinvestment Act CUPF Community Use of Public Facilities
ATMS Advanced Transportation Management System CVB Conference and Visitors Bureau
BAN Bond Anticipation Note DBM Maryland State Department of Budget and Management
BHI BioHealth Innovation DCM Device Client Management
BIT Board of Investment Trustees DGS Department of General Services
BOE Board of Education DEP Department of Environmental Protection
CAFR Comprehensive Annual Financial Report DHCA Department of Housing and Community Affairs
CAO Chief Administrative Officer DLC Department of Liquor Control
CALMS Complaints and Licensing Management System DOCR Department of Correction and Rehabilitation
CABLE TV Cable Television DOT Department of Transportation
CBD Central Business District DPS Department of Permitting Services
CC County Council ECC Emergency Communications Center
CCM County Cable Montgomery EDAET Expedited Development Approval Excise Tax
CDBG Community Development Block Grant EDF Economic Development Fund
CE County Executive EEOC Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
CIP Capital Improvements Program EITC Earned Income Tax Credit
CEC Community Engagement Cluster EMOC Equipment and Maintenance Operations Center
CJCC Criminal Justice Coordinating Commission EOB Executive Office Building
CJIS Criminal Justice Information System EOC Emergency Operations Center
CNG Compressed Natural Gas ERP Enterprise Resource Planning
COBRA Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act ERS Employee Retirement System
COG Council of Governments ESOL English for Speakers of Other Languages
Abbreviation Description Abbreviation Description
FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency ITPCC Interagency Technology Policy and Coordination Committee
FFI Future Fiscal Impact LEP Limited English Proficiency
FLSA Fair Labor Standards Act LFRD Local Fire and Rescue Department
FOP Fraternal Order of Police LSBRP Local Small Business Reserve Program
FRC Fire and Rescue Commission MACo Maryland Association of Counties
FTE Full-Time Equivalent MC Montgomery College
FY Fiscal Year MCAASP Montgomery County Association of Administrative and Supervisory Personnel
GAAP Generally Accepted Accounting Principles MCCF Montgomery County Correctional Facility
GASB Government Accounting Standards Board MCCSSE Montgomery County Council of Supporting Service Employees
GDA General Development Agreement MCDC Montgomery County Detention Center
GDP Gross Domestic Product MCEA Montgomery County Education Association
GFOA Government Finance Officers Association MCEDC Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation
GIS Geographic Information Systems MCERP Montgomery County Employee Retirement Plans
GO Bonds General Obligation Bonds MCFRS Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service
GRIP Guaranteed Retirement Income Plan MCG Montgomery County Government
GWA General Wage Adjustment MCGEO Municipal and County Government Employees Organization
HHS Health and Human Services MCPD Montgomery County Police Department
HIPAA Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act MCPS Montgomery County Public Schools
HOC Housing Opportunities Commission MCT Montgomery Community Television
HUD U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development MFD Minority, Female, and Disabled
HVAC Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning MHI Montgomery Housing Initiative
IAFC International Association of Fire Chiefs MLS Management Leadership Service
IAFF International Association of Fire Fighters M-NCPPC Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission
ICEUM Interagency Committee on Energy and Utility Management MOU Memorandum of Understanding
IJIS Integrated Justice Information System MPDU Moderately Priced Dwelling Unit
IT Information Technology MTA Maryland Transit Administration

Abbreviation Description Abbreviation Description
NACo National Association of Counties SWM Stormwater Management
NDA Non-Departmental Account TMC Transportation Management Center
NTS Non-Tax Supported TMD Transportation Management District
OAG Office of Agriculture TS Tax Supported
OBI Operating Budget Impact WMATA Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority
OCP Office of Consumer Protection WQPB Water Quality Protection Bond
OHR Office of Human Resources WQPC Water Quality Protection Charge
OIG Office of the Inspector General WSM WorkSource Montgomery
OEMHS Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security WSSC Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission
OLO Office of Legislative Oversight WSTC Washington Suburban Transit Commission
OMB Office of Management and Budget WY Work Year
OPEB Other Post Employment Benefits
OSHA Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OZAH Office of Zoning and Administrative Hearings
PAYGO Pay-as-you-go financing
PDF Project Description Form
PEG Public, Educational, and Governmental cable programming
PEPCO Potomac Electric Power Company
PILOT Payment in Lieu of Taxes
PLAR Planned Lifecycle Asset Replacement
PLD Parking Lot District
POR Program of Requirements
PSCC Public Safety Communications Center
PSCS Public Safety Communications System
PSP Public Services Program
PSTA Public Safety Training Academy
RMS Records Management System
RRF Resource Recovery Facility
RSP Retirement Savings Plan
SAG Spending Affordability Guidelines
SBAP Small Business Assistance Program
SHA State Highway Administration