Jul 29, 2014

VIDEO: Managing Montgomery County's Growth

County Executive Isiah Leggett talks about crossing the million-resident threshold, and how to encourage the right kinds of growth.

Nearing the midway point of his second term in office, Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett recently talked with Patch about a range of topics, from the historic Nov. 6 election, to the county's fiscal future, to his own political future.

In this fourth excerpt from that interview, Leggett (D) talks about the challenges of managing growth as the county races toward 1.2 million residents over the next two decades.


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