Sidney In The News

May 17, 2022

Local Crime & Public Safety
Councilmember Sidney Katz was quoted in a news article about a 17-year-old arrested in killing of classmate found in Germantown creek.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/dc-md-va/2022/05/16/arrest-jaylin-jones-killing/  

Past Articles:

October 20, 2021

Katz & Albornoz introduced Bill 36-21
Councilmember Katz and Council Vice President Albornoz propose legislation which will establish registration and operating requirements for low-speed, electric scooter use.

October 22, 2019

Council Members, Elrich Clash over Claims of Liquor Store Losses
Councilmember Sidney Katz was quoted in an article about the disputes between the Legislative and Executive branches regarding the operation of the County’s liquor warehouses.
https://bethesdamagazine.com/bethesda-beat/government/council-members-elrich-clash-over-claims-of-liquor-store-losses/

October 10, 2019

Political Notes: Delaney plans to stay in presidential race through Iowa caucuses
Councilmember Sidney Katz was mentioned in a news article about locally-related politics, specifically in regards to his endorsement of Beryl Feinberg for Rockville City Council.
https://bethesdamagazine.com/bethesda-beat/politics/political-notes-rockville-council-candidate-touts-county-endorsements/

September 23, 2019

Acting Montgomery Co. police chief tapped to take on permanent role
Councilmember Sidney Katz was quoted in an article about the police chief’s appointment. He expressed satisfaction with the choice of Marcus Jones as new permanent police chief.
https://wtop.com/montgomery-county/2019/09/acting-montgomery-co-police-chief-tapped-to-take-on-permanent-role/

July 19, 2019

Elrich To Officially Name Chapman To Be Next Police Chief
https://bethesdamagazine.com/bethesda-beat/police-fire/elrich-to-officially-name-chapman-to-be-next-police-chief/

July 5, 2019

Montgomery Co. officials ‘outraged,’ ‘saddened’ by video of police arrest
https://wtop.com/montgomery-county/2019/07/montgomery-co-officials-outraged-saddened-by-video-of-police-arrest/

June 21, 2019

Montgomery County police-chief finalists emerge in search, people familiar with selections say
https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/public-safety/montgomery-county-police-chief-finalists-emerge-in-search-people-familiar-with-selection-say/2019/07/11/45b9d908-a3e5-11e9-b8c8-75dae2607e60_story.html?utm_term=.9be15df4686d

May 7, 2019

Holocaust Survivors Honored by County Council
After deadly violence worldwide, Maryland faith leaders break matzah togehter
https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/maryland-news/montgomery-faith-leaders-come-together-to-break-matzoh/2019/04/25/b8408966-6152-11e9-9ff2-abc984dc9eec_story.html?utm_term=.5d6aabb7eb50

March 31, 2019

Sidney Katz on indepdendent investigations of officer involved deaths
https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=community+community+media+sidney+katz+2019&&view=detail&mid=D582077B2DCA9D049DCCD582077B2DCA9D049DCC&&FORM=VDRVRV