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For Immediate Release CONTACT:

Angelita Plemmer angelita.plemmer@mdcourts.gov
Terri Bolling  
terri.bolling@mdcourts.gov

(410) 260-1488



Montgomery County District Courthouse in Rockville to Close During Move


(ROCKVILLE, Md. – July 19, 2011) The Montgomery County District Courthouse in Rockville will close for business at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, July 22, and will reopen on Monday, Aug. 1, at 8:30 a.m., following the move to its new location at 191 East Jefferson St. The courthouse’s new site is across East Jefferson Street, opposite the current location at 27 Courthouse Square.

No court business will be conducted at the Rockville District courthouse during the week of July 25-29. All court business, including filing of papers and court hearings, except as noted below, will be at the Silver Spring District courthouse, 8552 Second Ave.

All domestic violence hearings scheduled to be held at the Rockville District courthouse from July 25 through July 29 will be scheduled and held at the Silver Spring District courthouse.

During regular business hours, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., individuals may file domestic violence petitions at the Montgomery County Circuit Court, 50 Maryland Ave., Rockville, or at the Silver Spring District courthouse. Peace order petitions filed from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. must be filed at the Silver Spring District courthouse.

Domestic violence petitions sought outside regular business hours may be filed at the Commissioner’s office at the Central Processing Unit in the Montgomery County Detention Center, 7001 Seven Locks Rd., Rockville, or at the Commissioner’s office in the Silver Spring District courthouse.

The daily bond hearing docket will be held at 1 p.m. in Courtroom 16 of the Montgomery County Circuit Court, 50 Maryland Ave., Rockville.

For more information, contact the clerk’s office at the District Court’s Silver Spring location at (301) 563-8500.

 

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