Ribbon Cutting for Fitness Together 

Join GSSCC as we cut the ribbon for the grand opening of Fitness Together at 912 Thayer Ave., Suite 102, at 5 p.m. this Wednesday, October 26. Attendees can enjoy light refreshments, wine, beer, and champagne, and receive complimentary gift bags. To RSVP, email Fitness Together or call 240-641-5126.
METRO Update for Silver Spring
 
Record Closes Tomorrow for Input on WMATA Proposal to Close Earlier at Night - GSSCC members concerned about the proposal to shorten Metro's late night operation hours have just one more day to make their voices heard. The deadline for submitting comments is at 5 p.m. tomorrow, Tuesday, October 25. Click here to see Metro's proposed options for shortening its service hours. Submit written comments via email here.

Red Line Shut Downs Coming during next SafeTrack Surge - From this Saturday, October 29 through November 23, Metro stations at Brookland-CUA and Rhode Island Avenue will be shut down so there will be no service between NoMa and Fort Totten during this time. Trains will run in two segments: Glenmont to Fort Totten every 10 minutes and NoMa to Shady Grove every 6 minutes. Click here for details. 
Parking Restrictions Set for Georgia Avenue and Colesville Road - During Metro's next SafeTrack Surge, parking on Georgia Avenue from Spring Street to the District line and on Colesville Road from Spring Street to the Transit Center will be restricted from 5 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekdays. Meters will be bagged in red with signs attached to clearly indicate restricted hours. Click here for more details. 

Thanks to GSSCC Restaurants, Specialty Foods, Sponsors

GSSCC extends its sincere thanks to these members that will provide the tasty treats for this year's Discover the Taste of Silver Spring tomorrow at The Fillmore Silver Spring.


Thanks to these GSSCC member sponsors. Gold: Downtown Silver Spring; Montgomery College; Statland & Katz Ltd.; and Washington Adventist Hospital. Silver:  Apex Home Loans, Inc.; Darcars Automotive Group; Digital Industry; Discovery Communications, Inc.; EagleBank; The Fillmore Silver Spring; Grosvenor's The Center; Lerch Early & Brewer, Chtd.; Linowes and Blocher LLP; M&T Bank; Signs By Tomorrow; The Tower Companies; United Therapeutics Corporation; and Washington Property Company. Sponsor: Fairland Animal Hospital. Event Photographer: Adam Lowe Creative.
GSSCC101 New Member Orientation Breakfast

Mark your calendars! Whether you are a new GSSCC member or a new employee of a long-time member, this free breakfast can help put your Chamber membership to work for you. Join us from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Wednesday, November 2, at Eggspectation (923 Ellsworth Drive). Register here now!
Daily Dish to Host GSSCC Networking Breakfast

Mark your calendar for GSSCC's next Business Networking Breakfast from 7:30 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. on Wednesday, November 9, at The Daily Dish (8301A Grubb Road). Register here. 
 
    Seen Connecting@Lunch Last Week at Mrs. K's Restaurant

Upcoming GSSCC Committee Meetings

Membership Committee Meeting9 a.m. on Tuesday, October 25

Economic Development Committee Meeting - 9 a.m. on Thursday, October 27

* Events Committee Meeting - 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 1 

About GSSCC Committee/Team Meetings: All GSSCC members are welcome to participate in Chamber committees. Members are welcome to attend committee meetings to assess interest in joining a committee. Meetings are typically held in the GSSCC Conference Room. Advance RSVP is required and priority will be given to existing committee members when speakers are scheduled.
 Thank you to our 2016-2017 GSSCC Partners
 
Corporate Partners - Downtown Silver Spring; Lee Development Group; Montgomery College; Statland & Katz Insurance, Inc.; Washington Adventist Hospital


 
Business Partners - AFI Silver Theatre; Apex Home Loans; Bud Miller Associates, Inc.; Digital Industry; Discovery Communications; EagleBank; 
The Fillmore Silver Spring; Holy Cross Hospital; Lerch, Early & Brewer, Chtd.; Linowes & Blocher LLP; M&T Bank; The Tower Companies (The Blairs); United Therapeutics Corp.; Washington Property Company.


 
Partners - Adam S. Lowe Photography; Atlantech Online; EBA Ernest Bland Associates; Elite Personnel; 
My Office Products; Signs By Tomorrow;
Social & Scientific Systems.


 Friends- Harvey Maisel/Maisel Hollins Development