Communications Office

The Montgomery County Office of Communications is located in the Commissioners’ Office and is primarily tasked with creating and maintaining effective lines of communication between the county government and its employees, the media, and the public. The Montgomery County Commissioners are dedicated to maintaining a fully transparent government, and the Office of Communications plays a vital role in that effort.

The Office of Communications not only informs its audiences on the actions of the county commissioners, but it also works diligently to provide information to its residents on the multitude of county services provided, recreational activities, historical sites, and other county government-related news.

In addition to traditional means of communicating, the Office of Communications maintains the county’s online presence through county website content management. The Office of Communications is also a frequent user of social media as a means of communicating with the public. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.

Main functions of the Office of Communications include: 

  • Media relations 
  • Community relations 
  • Employee communications 
  • Website content management
  • Special events 
  • Crisis communications
  • Public Information

  1. Montgomery County Maintains Aaa Bond Rating

    The Montgomery County Commissioners announced today they received confirmation to the county’s coveted Aaa bond rating from Moody’s Investors Service for the third consecutive time. Read on...
  2. Montgomery County Reports 2,725 New COVID-19 Cases and 52 Deaths in Past Week

    Over the past week, 2,725 additional people tested positive for coronavirus, and 52 people died of COVID-19, bringing the countywide total to 37,651 cases and 1,080 deaths. Read on...
  3. Montgomery County Issues “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration for January 8-10, 2021

    A “Code Blue” is declared when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to people without shelter. Read on...
  4. Montgomery County Launches First COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

    Vaccinations Will be administered for Healthcare Professionals and Other Frontline Workers in the 1A Group Read on...
  5. Montgomery County Reports 2,489 New COVID-19 Cases and 26 Deaths in Past Week

    Over the past week, 2,489 additional people tested positive for coronavirus, and 26 people died of COVID-19, bringing the countywide total to 34,930 cases and 1,028 deaths. Read on...
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  1. Applications Now Open for MontcoStrong 2021 Restaurant Grant Program

    NORRISTOWN, PA – The Montgomery County Board of Commissioners announced today that restaurants negatively impacted by COVID-19 can now apply for up to $10,000 in grant funding through the MontcoStrong 2021 Restaurant Grant Program. Deadline 1/8/2021 Read on...
  2. Director of Public Safety Thomas M. Sullivan to Retire in January 2021

    After completing nearly 19 years of service to Montgomery County, Thomas M. Sullivan, Director of the Department of Public Safety, will retire on January 5, 2021. Read on...
  3. Montgomery County Reports 2,357 New COVID-19 Cases and 34 Deaths in Past Week

    NORRISTOWN, PA – Montco officials and the Office of Public Health today reported COVID-19 test results and deaths from December 23 - 29, 2020. Over the past week, 2,357 additional people tested positive for coronavirus, and 34 people died of COVID-19. Read on...
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