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This page is used to sign up for public testimony at an upcoming Council related hearing. This includes public hearings for legislation, budget, Councilmanic Redistricting, and Zoning Board. If you do not see the session below that you are interested in, please check back as this site is updated frequently. 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 one of the following:
For Legislation and Budget matters, send to [email protected].
For Zoning Board matters, send to [email protected].
For Councilmanic Redistricting matters, send to [email protected].

In-person testimony has resumed at the George Howard Building. Masks are required! If you are unable to participate in person, a virtual option will be made available. When signing up, please indicate how you will be testifying (in-person or virtually). If you sign up to testify virtually, you will receive instructions on how to participate in the virtual meeting.

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.