Step 1/5: Pick a Session

This page is used to sign up for public testimony at an upcoming public hearing. If you do not see the session below that you are interested in, please check back after the legislation has been introduced. Please note that each individual must use a unique email address to sign in. If you have any issues registering, please call our office at 410-313-2001. At any time, feel free to email your comments to councilmail@howardcountymd.gov. Due to the State of Emergency, sign up closes at 7 p.m. the night before the event. After successfully signing up, on the morning of the event, you will receive an email Webex invitation from CouncilWebex@howardcountymd.gov with instructions on how to participate in the virtual meeting or event. Individuals will be allowed 2 minutes to testify and organizations will be allowed 3 minutes to testify.

If you are testifying on behalf of a group, please download the attached form, and either email it to councilmail@howardcountymd.gov 2 hours prior to the hearing The form is a fillable PDF.
At this time, the County Council is not accepting requests for public testimony on new legislation. Please check back 24-48 hours after new legislation is introduced.

Note: Residents are reminded that internet testimony, including identifying information, is considered public information and, as such, is subject to the Maryland Public Information Act. Visit cc.howardcountymd.gov/privacyinformation for details.