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Montgomery County is included in the Washington–Arlington–Alexandria, DC–VA–MD–WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. On September 6, 1776, Thomas Sprigg Wootton from Rockville, Maryland, introduced legislation, while serving at the Maryland Constitutional Convention, to create lower Frederick County as Montgomery County.Most of the county's residents live in unincorporated locales, of which the most built up are Silver Spring, and Bethesda, though the incorporated cities of Rockville and Gaithersburg are also large population centers as are many smaller but significant places. The name, Montgomery County, along with the founding of Washington County, Maryland, after George Washington, was the first time in American history that counties and provinces in the thirteen colonies were not named after British referents.
The county's nickname of "Mo Co" is derived from "Montgomery County", after the pattern of So Ho, Manhattan.This Montgomery County program provides subsidized taxi trips for low-income persons with disabilities and seniors.To be eligible for the Call 'N' Ride Program, you must be low income and at least 67 years of age or low income and at least 16 years of age with a disability.The county's motto, adopted in 1976, is "Gardez Bien", a phrase meaning "Watch Well".
The county's motto is also the motto of its namesake's family.
A few small villages of the Piscataway, members of the Algonquian people, were scattered across the southern portions of the county.