Unlimited yard waste continues and holiday greenery pick up begins

Unlimited yard waste continues and holiday greenery pick up begins

Yard waste pick up will resume on January 5 when it will be collected along with holiday greenery for the first three Saturdays in January. Rumpke will collect all greenery and any remaining yard waste on one of the following three Saturday dates: Saturday, January 5...

Citizens’ Academy kicks off 2019!

The Montgomery Citizens’ Leadership Academy (MCLA) will begin its new season with a session entitled “We are Montgomery!” on January 10.  Boasting a full class for the twelfth year in a row, the 2019 Academy has an enthusiastic group of participants. This year’s MCLA...
Meet Alfonso Cornejo, a Diversity and Inclusion Committee member

Meet Alfonso Cornejo, a Diversity and Inclusion Committee member

The City of Montgomery, like most American communities, is growing and diversifying. Presently, Sycamore Community Schools has a student population representing 54 nationalities and 41 spoken languages, making it one of the most culturally diverse systems in the...

Dispose of Lithium-ion batteries properly

Batteries are an energy source, and many of our household devices have them. One type of battery, Lithium ion, is typically found in electronics such as cell phones, laptops, computers, cameras, etc.,  They are used because they are light and can hold a lot of energy....
Is electronic surveillance right for your home?

Is electronic surveillance right for your home?

For centuries people have sought to secure their belongings by building bigger and better barriers to protect their valuables. Recently, there has been an increase use of electronic monitoring for security in conjunction with physical barriers. This is especially true...

IRS tax changes to impact Montgomery tax form

The IRS made significant changes to the tax regulations and Federal 1040 tax forms for the 2018 tax year.  Mailing of the Montgomery tax forms may be delayed until late January to ensure the recent IRS changes are included. When filing a return, the City tax office...