Montgomery County Taxpayers League

The Voice of Taxpayers of Montgomery County, Maryland

What $1 Million Will Provide in County Services

$1 million in annual Montgomery County revenue could be used for any of the following:

13 public school teachers
9 police officers
9 fire fighters
Operating 1 library
Operating 5 recreation centers
Rental assistance for 427 families
31,250 bed-nights in family shelters
11,111 bed-nights at overflow motels
Respite care for 339 clients
Child care subsidies for 197 children
Services for 4,124 Montgomery Cares clients
1,919 Housing Stabilization grants
Pruning 2,150 trees
Purchasing 2 buses
Renovations for 50 bus stops

Source: Presentation: “Transit Task Force: Budget, Financing and Debt Capacity”, Department of Finance, Montgomery County, May 6, 2015

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