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Program Description


The Office of the Director provides leadership on policy development, implementation, and administration for all departmental programs and management services. The Director's Office is also responsible for planning, development, and administration of water supply and wastewater policies for the County, as well as development of the State-required Montgomery County Comprehensive Water Supply and Sewerage System Plan, in order to ensure that the County's management of water and wastewater protects public health and the environment. The Director's Office generates the Water Quality Protection Charge revenue and rate, and manages integration of the Water Quality Protection Charge funds, bond issuance funds, and other County funds with program and permit requirements. The Director's Office provides IT support, including geographical information systems and services, procurement, budget, human resources, and other management services to implement capital and non-capital programs.

Program Contacts

Contact Patrice Bubar of the Department of Environmental Protection at 240.777.7786 or Richard H. Harris of the Office of Management and Budget at 240.777.2795 for more information regarding this department's operating budget.


Program Budget Changes

FY21 Recommended ChangesExpendituresFTEs
FY20 Approved10739605.26
Multi-program adjustments, including negotiated compensation changes, employee benefit changes, changes due to staff turnover, reorganizations, and other budget changes affecting multiple programs.3174061.59
FY21 Recommended13913666.85