Hans Riemer, first elected to the County Council in 2010, represents one million Montgomery County residents as an At-Large Member. Hans has dedicated his public service career to creating opportunity for all people to achieve their potential. As a Councilmember, he works towards this vision by advocating to fund public education and public transportation, early childhood programs, libraries, recreation, human services, housing and economic development. Read more..
Councilmember Hans Riemer serves on the following Committees:
Government Operations and Fiscal Policy (GO)
Lead Member for Digital Government
Jurisdiction: Economic and fiscal policy; spending affordability; County Government administrative departments; cable and telecommunications issues; technology issues; personnel and compensation issues; procurement policy; oversight of interagency teams on training, public information, procurement, and PEG (public, education, and government) cable television channels.
Planning, Housing & Economic Development Committee (PHED)
Jurisdiction:Master plans and amendments to the zoning laws; issues related to parks and recreation, the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission and the Montgomery County Planning Board; historic preservation; economic development; housing; and agricultural preservation.