Media Advisory: 42nd Annual MCCC Public Safety Awards - March 11, 2016

March 8, 2016

March 8, 2016

Media Contact:  Michelle Guzman
301-738-0015 x229 or

Montgomery County First Responders to the Baltimore Riots,
Lee Development Group, NIST,
and Valor Award Recipients to be honored at the
42nd Annual MCCC Public Safety Awards

Rockville, MD – On Friday, March 11th, 2016, business, government, and public safety leaders will thank the brave men and women who protect our community every day. The 42nd Annual MCCC Public Safety Awards is the largest event in the region of its kind and is a unique opportunity to celebrate bravery and hear incredible stories of valor. This year’s award recipients include:

  • Line of Duty Death Tribute to Police Officer Noah Leotta
  • MCCC Public Safety Unit Citation: Montgomery County First Responders to the Baltimore Riots and Rockville Assault
  • Public Safety Government Partner of the Year: National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
  • Public Safety Corporate Vital Link: Lee Development Group
  • 12 Valor Award Recipients and 2 MCCC Public Safety Community Service Awards

What: 42nd Annual MCCC Public Safety Awards Luncheon

Who: 1,200+ business, government and public safety leaders, including

  • Public Safety Chiefs of Montgomery County Department of Police; Montgomery County Fire & Rescue Service; Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office; Montgomery County Department of Correction & Rehabilitation; Maryland-National Capital Park Police, Montgomery County Division
  • Elected official remarks by Congressman Chris Van Hollen, Congressman John Delaney, Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett, and Montgomery County Council President Nancy Floreen
  • Emcees: NBC News Correspondent Tom Costello and NBC News4 Traffic Reporter Melissa Mollet

When: Friday, March 11, 2016, 12:00pm-2:00pm

Where: Bethesda North Marriott and County Conference Center - 5701 Marinelli Road, North Bethesda, MD 20852

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For press admission or inquiries, please contact Michelle Guzman at or 301-738-0015 x229.


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