Montgomery Township announces business forum on June 9

Montgomery Township will hold a Business Forum on June 9.
Montgomery Township will hold a Business Forum on June 9.

Montgomery Township will host a Business Forum from 7:30-8:30 p.m. June 9 on Zoom. The focus of the discussion will be municipal support for local businesses, health and safety protocols for reopening businesses, and the transition to future phases of re-opening.

“This forum will be an opportunity for the Montgomery business community to learn the guidelines and best practices for being open during the COVID era, and to ask questions of our professional staff.Β  It’s a sign of our commitment to helping local businesses rebound from this most difficult time. Our businesses are vital contributors to the sense of community we have in Montgomery and we are eager for them to succeed,” Mayor Sadaf Jaffer said in a prepared statement.

Panelists will include Jaffer, Township Committeeperson Devra Keenan, Township Administrator Donato Nieman, Police Director James Gill, Health Officer Stephanie Carey, Board of Health President Dr. Jeremy Grayson, Planning Director Lori Savron and Zoning Officer Joseph Palmer.

Any interested Montgomery businessperson is encouraged to engage in this forum by pre-registering to receive the Zoom meeting password. Pre-register by June 8 by emailing your name, business name, and phone number to

Questions or public comment may also be sent toΒ

The forum will be broadcast live on Comcast Cable Channel 29 and livestreamed at on June 9. It will then be available for on-demand viewing afterward by visiting the above meetings video webpage under the Specialty Tab.