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Program Description


The Administration program provides services in three key areas: 1) The Director's Office provides overall leadership for the Department including policy development, strategic planning, emergency preparedness and operations, accountability, service integration, performance measures, and customer service. 2) The Office of Planning and Development in the Director's Office oversees the County Executive's Smart Growth Initiative and other key strategic capital initiatives. 3) The Division of Central Services provides oversight and direction for the preparation and monitoring of the Operating and Capital Improvements Program (CIP) budgets for the Department; payment processing; management and administration of information technology; oversight of all personnel activities; and oversight and management for compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), increasing access to County facilities for residents and employees with disabilities. The Division of Central Services also handles administration of the day-to-day operations of the Department including direct service delivery, training, and oversight of procurements and contract management for the Department.

Program Contacts

Contact Angela Dizelos of the Department of General Services at 240.777.6028 or Bruce Meier of the Office of Management and Budget at 240.777.2785 for more information regarding this department's operating budget.


Program Performance Measures

Program Performance MeasuresActual FY16Actual FY17Estimated FY18Target FY19Target FY20
Internal customer satisfaction: Average score given to all DGS operations in a survey across Montgomery County Government (4 point scale)

Program Budget Changes

FY19 Approved ChangesExpendituresFTEs
FY18 Approved322451316.03
Increase Cost: Silver Spring Library building security200000.00
Decrease Cost: American Film Institute (AFI)-358200.00
Multi-program adjustments, including negotiated compensation changes, employee benefit changes, changes due to staff turnover, reorganizations, and other budget changes affecting multiple programs.-90067-1.00
FY19 Approved311862615.03