Keeping Up with Christiana!
Happy New Year, and welcome to our first newsletter of 2019! As we begin the new year, I am excited to work on the issues that affect our community. I am always looking for feedback from District 3 residents on new ideas, so if you have any legislation that you would like to explore, please reach out!
Additionally, if you are experiencing any issues in your community or would just like to get in touch to say hello, please don't hesitate to contact our office. We are here to help with your concerns and listen to your feedback. Wishing you a safe and successful New Year!

Yours in service,
Christiana Mercer Rigby
Councilwoman, District 3



January 2019
Council Updates
In the first two weeks of the new year, the County Council has hosted several issue briefings. On Monday, January 7th, the Council heard from various stakeholders and county partners on the topics of Health & Aging and Housing.

Additionally, the County Council held its first legislative session of 2019 on Monday, January 7th at 7:00 pm. While the session only lasted about 10 minutes, the Council introduced legislation for the month of January, which you can find detailed below!
Current Legislation
Upcoming Council Dates
January 14, 8:30am, Joint Meeting w/ Board of Ed

January 14, 10am, Monthly Meeting

January 22, 7pm, Public Hearing

January 28, 10am, Work Session

February 4, 7pm, Legislative Session

Upcoming Community Events
More Upcoming Events
If there are any community events that you would like us to include in upcoming newsletters, please email ffacchine@howardcountymd.gov with the event information.
Public Comment Opportunities
WEATHER UPDATE
According to the National Weather Service, you should expect between 2 - 6 inches of snowfall in Howard County this weekend. The heaviest snowfall is expected early Sunday morning.

Remember to stock your fridge and stay safe on the roads this weekend!

Want to Get in Touch?
Christiana Mercer Rigby
Councilwoman, District 3

crigby@howardcountymd.gov
410-313-2001
Colette Gelwicks
Special Assistant

cgelwicks@howardcountymd.gov
410-313-2421
Felix Facchine
District Aide

ffacchine@howardcountymd.gov
410-313-3108
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