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Program Description

  Director's Office

The Office of the People's Counsel is authorized by County Code Chapter 1A, Section 1A-204 and Chapter 2, Section 2-150 to represent the public interest in the County's land use regulatory process. The office assists residents and citizens' associations in presenting their issues in land use hearings conducted by the Office of Zoning and Administrative Hearings, the Board of Appeals, and the Montgomery Planning Board.

Program Contacts

Contact Grace Pedersen of the Office of the People's Counsel at 240.773.1088 or Grace Pedersen of the Office of Management and Budget at 240.773.1088 for more information regarding this department's operating budget.


Program Budget Changes

FY25 Recommended ChangesExpendituresFTEs
FY24 Approved00.00
Add: Staff including One People's Counsel and One Administrative Specialist2285802.00
Add: Miscellaneous Operating Expenses330000.00
FY25 Recommended2615802.00