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UPCOMING MEETINGS AT 300 SADDLE RIDGE CIRCLE 


ARCHITECTUAL DESIGN TRUSTEE COMMITTEE - Wednesday, November 13th, 7:00 p.m.

BAILEYS COMMONS I - Thursday, November 14th, 7:00 p.m.

BAILEYS COMMONS - Monday, November 18th, 7:00 p.m.

KING FARM NEIGHBORS VILLAGE - Wednesday, November 20th, 10:00 a.m.

KING FARM CITIZEN ASSEMBLY BOARD OF TRUSTEES - Wednesday, November 20th, 7:00 p.m.

KING FARM VILLAGE CONDOMINIUM III - Thursday, November 21st, 6:00 p.m.


BOARD OF TRUSTEES LOOKING TO FILL KFCA PRESIDENT AND CONSERVANCY BOARD VACANCIES

Due to resignations of the KFCA President and the Conservancy Board President, the Board of Trustees is seeking individuals to appoint to these positions. If interested, please contact the Management Office via email at management@kingfarm.org or by calling 301-987-0122 for more information. Please CLICK HERE for more information about the KFCA President vacancy. Please CLICK HERE for more information about the Conservancy Board vacancy.


KING FARM ACTIVITIES

We’re Heading to New York City in December

WE HAVE LESS THAN 8 SEATS LEFT!

King Farm is heading to New York City for the holidays for a day trip! A chartered bus will leave King Farm’s Saddle Ridge Community Center on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 6:00 a.m. and will arrive in the heart of Rockefeller Center around 11:00 a.m. Residents will then be on their own to see the sights, catch a show, do a little holiday shopping or just find a great place to eat. The bus will leave New York at 8:30 p.m. and will arrive back in King Farm after midnight. The cost to participate in the bus trip is $48.00 per person, this registration fee is non-refundable. To register please e-mail activities@kingfarm.org for a registration form. Upon receipt of your e-mail, information will be given as to how to pay and secure your seats on the bus. This event is open to all King Farm residents and one (1) non-resident guest. Children are permitted to attend but must be free from needing a car/booster seat. Space is limited to the first 56 people who register and submit their payment. Please e-mail activities@kingfarm.org for a registration form.


2019 EXTERIOR MAINTENANCE INSPECTIONS

Please take a moment to read the following attachments regarding the inspection process: 2019 Exterior Maintenance Inspections and Inspection FAQ.

These attachments were created to help answer and clarify questions that have asked during this year’s exterior maintenance inspections.

CLICK THIS LINK 2019 Exterior Maintenance Inspection.

CLICK THIS LINK Inspections FAQ.


KING FARM NEIGHBORS VILLAGE (KFNV) EVENTS FOR NOVEMBER & DECEMBER

Wine & Cheese Social - Tuesday, Nov. 19th from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Coffee, Conversation & Games - Wednesday, Nov. 20th from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

KFNV Volunteer Training - Wednesday, December 4th from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Note: The monthly KFNV Coffee & Conversation Group will not meet in December due to the holidays.

All KFNV events are held at the Community Center.


MANNA VOLUNTEER DISTRO WITH FELLOW KING FARM NEIGHBORS AND FRIENDS

Are you interested in volunteering? We are still in need of a helping hands!

Do you need to find an easy way to earn community service hours for your child?

How about joining your neighbors Saturday morning (once per quarter) from 9-11 am to help pack boxes of food at the nearby Manna Food Center (9311 Gaither Road)?

What:

We need 12-14 volunteers to help pack boxes to be distributed to needy families in our county. The packing is easy and a lot of fun! After we fill the boxes with canned and non-perishable foods, we tape them up and stack them on pallets. We work together so you do not need to worry if you are not able to lift the boxes.

Who:

You and any family member (children aged 7 and older) are welcome to help. You can drop off any child 17 years or older to volunteer on his/her own.

When:

===> REDUCED FREQUENCY OF EVENTS TO 4X PER YEAR (ONCE PER QUARTER) SEE BELOW.

2019:

9-11 am Saturday November 16th

Upcoming dates:

2020:

Q1 - March 21st

Q2 - April 18th

Q3 - Sept 16th

Q4 - Oct 17th

Where:

Manna Food Center, 9311 Gaither Road, Rockville MD 20850.

How To Sign Up:

If you’d like to join us, please respond to this post and let us know the date and the number of volunteers. I will confirm your request and send reminders a few days before the event. You can private PM me on Facebook (Susan Rosenbaum) with your email and I will send you additional information.

CITY OF ROCKVILLE NEWS

Rockville Certifies 2019 Vote by Mail Election Results

Votes cast in the City of Rockville’s 2019 Vote by Mail election have been certified by the city’s Board of Supervisors of Elections.

In addition to 12,213 ballots cast, 74 provisional ballots were tallied, for a total of 12,287 votes.

The number of votes cast in the 2019 Vote by Mail election increased 89.96% over 2015’s 6,468.

Voters re-elected Bridget Donnell Newton as mayor, and Monique Ashton, Beryl L. Feinberg, David Myles and Mark Pierzchala as councilmembers.

An inauguration ceremony for the new Mayor and Council will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17 at F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre, 603 Edmonston Drive. The inauguration is free and open to the public.

The first meeting of the new Mayor and Council is scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18 at City Hall, 111 Maryland Ave.

The results, as certified Monday, Nov. 11, by the Board of Supervisors of Elections, are as follows:

Mayoral Candidates:

• Bridget Donnell Newton: 7,600 (63.69%).

• Virginia D. Onley: 4,261 (35.71%).

• Write-in: 72 (0.6%).

Councilmember Candidates:

• Monique Ashton: 5,701 (12.59%).

• Beryl L. Feinberg: 5,676 (12.53%).

• David Myles: 5,181 (11.44%).

• Mark Pierzchala: 4,822 (10.65%).

• Kuan Lee: 4,678 (10.33%).

• Suzan Pitman: 4,264 (9.41%).

• Cynthia Cotte Griffiths: 3,893 (8.6%).

• James Hedrick: 3,457 (7.63%).

• Brigitta Mullican: 3,278 (7.24%).

• Richard Gottfried: 1,406 (3.1%).

• Charles Littlefield: 1,240 (2.74%).

• Matthew Perkins: 1,043 (2.3%).

• Donald A. Masters: 511 (1.13%).

• Write-in: 140 (.31%).

This is the 66th election in the history of the City of Rockville and the first Vote by Mail election in Maryland history.

The results are posted at www.rockvillemd.gov/electionresults.

 
 

King Farm Citizens Assembly, 300 Saddle Ridge Circle, Rockville, MD 20850
Phone: 301-987-0122